Auditions

Thank you for your interest in joining us this summer! Submissions for our 2024 season are currently closed. Thanks to all those who submitted.

We are currently making hiring decisions. If you are under consideration for our 2024 season, we will make contact with you as soon as possible. We had almost 900 submissions so please remain patient as we work through our casting process.


Audition Process 2024

Please read through all of the details regarding how to submit your audition.

Submissions for our 2024 season are currently closed. Thanks to all those that submitted. Our in person/appointment only auditions will take place March 6th (Dance Call), 12th, 13th, and 14th (Principal Callbacks) in New York City. You will be notified if you receive a callback by the theatre staff.


The 2024 Season

West Side Story
Rehearsals start May 31
Performs June 13 – June 23

Sister Act
Rehearsals start June 14
Performs June 27 – July 14

Rent
Rehearsals start June 28
Performs July 18 – 28

All Shook Up
Rehearsals start July 19
Performs August 1 – 11

Something Rotten
Rehearsals start August 2
Performs August 15 – September 1

Show 6 (TBD)
Rehearsals start August 16
Performs September 5 – 15

**GENERAL DIGITAL SUBMISSIONS ARE NOW CLOSED**

If you have been invited to submit through our VIP submissions form, please follow the instructions below for your submission.


Dance Video Submission Requirements

**PLEASE NOTE** Performers interested in the entire season must submit TWO of the videos detailed below: ONE of either the “Dancer Combo” or “Mover Combo” AND the “Tap Combo”.

For principal casting, please submit at least the “Mover Combo”.

To those strong movers out there wanting to submit for a portion of our season… Don’t worry! We just want to see you move. Have fun and go for it!

Please see the combos below to record and submit back to us using the Submission Form linked below.

Please make sure your full body is in the frame and you are not backlit.


Singing Video Submission Requirements

For full season company member consideration, please submit 2 contrasting 32 bar selections (1 Contemporary and 1 Classic Music Theatre) of your own choice.

If submitting only for specific roles, please submit 2 appropriate 32 bar selections.

**PLEASE NOTE** For those auditioning for the roles of Maria and Tony in West Side Story, please submit the vocal sides provided on the Audition Sides Page with your submission.

Once you have created your audition materials, please submit using the Submission Form linked below. No direct email submissions please.


Principal Sides

Please follow the link below to view our Audition Sides.


Submitting Your Materials

Please use the 2024 Submission Form to submit your materials. The Submission Deadline is Monday, February 12th, 2024 at 9pm. Submissions received after that time will, unfortunately, not be considered.

Thank you and we look forward to seeing your work!

General submissions for our 2024 season are currently closed. Thanks to all those that submitted. If you have been requested to submit through our VIP submissions form, a member of our team will have provided you with a link.


Important Info

Submission Deadline
Monday, February 12th, 2024 at 9pm

Appointment Dates
March 6th (Dance Call)
March 12th (Principal Callbacks)
March 13th (Principal Callbacks)
March 14th (Principal Callbacks)

Appointment Location
Open Jar Studios
1601 Broadway (Enter on 48th Street)
11th Floor, New York, NY 10019

If you have any questions about the auditions, please Email For Assistance.


Hiring Statement

The Mac-Haydn is an equal opportunity employer and strives to create a safe working environment that is welcoming, inclusive, and equitable. We do not discriminate against any identity/expression, physical type/ability, sexual orientation, race, religion, or national origin.


Health And Safety Protocols

All Mac-Haydn cast, crew, and staff must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 and must agree to abide by the theatre’s health protocols.

See details on Mac-Haydn’s COVID-19 Protocols


Local Auditions 2024

We will be holding a local audition for Children and Adults in the Columbia County Region on April 6th and 7th.

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