double-side-by-side-left-in-front-3The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse is committed to presenting the best talent Colorado has to offer.

General Audition Information

Auditions are by appointment only. Appointments will be taken no earlier than two weeks prior to the audition date. Call the Box Office at 970-744-3747 to schedule an audition. Those auditioning should come prepared with 16 bars each of two contrasting songs appropriate to the show, a monologue no longer than one minute, and a 8×10 headshot and resume. You may be asked to perform one or all of these pieces. The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse holds open auditions for each production and is committed to hiring Colorado talent.

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PLEASE NOTE: Audition dates and times subject to change.

If you reside out of state, please send headshot and resume to: Dave Clark, Producer, 4747 Market Place Drive, Johnstown, CO 80534 or send email to

Upcoming Auditions

The Slipper and the Rose: January 30th

Candlelight Dinner Playhouse will be holding auditions for The Slipper and the Rose Music and Lyrics by Richard & Robert Sherman, book by: Bryan Forbes) on Monday January 30th from 4 pm to 8 pm. The Slipper and the Rose will be directed by Don Berlin and choreographed by Stephen Bertles. Actors are asked to prepare 16-32 bars of a song and a 30 second monologue.  A current headshot and résumé are required.

The show runs Jun 15th through August 27th, 2017 with performances Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings along with matinees on Saturday and Sunday. Rehearsals begin May 16th and go through opening. Rehearsals are typically scheduled Tuesday and Wednesday from 1pm-10pm and Thursday and Friday from 12pm-4pm.

All auditions are by appointment only. All roles are paid and Non-Equity. All roles are available.

Character Descriptions:

Cinderella:  Lovely young lady, mourning her father, looking for life.  Confident and kind, but constantly being down trodden by her step mother and step sisters.

Stepmother:  Mean spirited widower with no time or patience for Cinderella.  Busy trying to marry off her daughters

Stepsisters: (Isobella and Palatine):  Not fair, not virtuous, and mean spirited like their mother.  Comical and self-centered.

Prince Edward:  The unhappy Prince being forced to look for a wife – wishing to find true love.  Edward is bored with all the formalities that comes with being royalty and wishes to live his life the way he wants.

John:  The Prince’s right hand man, best friend, confidante.  Funny, cool headed, and loyal.

Lord Chamberlain:  Attendant to the Royal family – lead servant of the castle.  Very formal.

King:  Funny, flustered and easily confused.

Queen:  Sweet, smart and a bit flirtatious.  Wants the best for her son, but also understands the demands of tradition

Fairy Godmother:  Fairy Godmother extraordinaire with attitude

Dowager Queen: Eldest living member of the royals – the King’s mother.  Funny and only partially there.

Lady Caroline: Lady’s maid and the one that John loves.  Determined to do her duty but longing for her true love.

Montague:  Annoying Cousin to the Prince that is wanting to marry.  Socially inept, and a major drama queen.

Ensemble: Generals, First Lord of Navy, Tailor, Dress Maker, 7 European Princesses, Archbishop, Guards, Servants, Ministers, Servants, Maids, Children

To make an appointment please visit:

If you need assistance, please call the Box Office at (970) 744-3747

Auditions will be held at the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, 4747 Marketplace Drive, Johnstown.  Call Backs will be on Monday February 6th by invitation only.

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BOX OFFICE: 970-744-3747