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The Acid Test
By Award Winning Playwright Anya Reiss (Spring Awakening, Eastenders)

Production Company: JW Theatres/Experience Theatre

Director: James Williams

Audition Date: 4th November 2019, The Blue Orange Theatre, Birmingham. (We may be auditioning on other days as well. If you cannot make that audition date and are interested please still apply, if we can accommodate we will.)

Overall Production Dates: 2nd – 11th January 2020

Rehearsals: 2nd – 6th January 2020

Production: 6th – 8th January 2020

Performances: 8th – 11th January 2020

We are looking for four actors for our production of The Acid Test by critically acclaimed playwright Anya Reiss and directed by James Williams (Artistic Director).

Dana–Female playing age 19 – 26 (actor must be 18+) Flirty, life and soul of the party, attractive and popular.

Ruth–Female, playing age 19-26 (actor must be 18+) Self-absorbed, angry and loud but also has a softer, insecure side which is rarely seen.

Jess– Female, playing age 19-26 (actor must be 18+) Shy, guarded and thoughtful. She is the more innocent one of the three but has her head screwed on.

Jim– Male playing age 40 – 60. Jess’ father who crashes the party. He tries to act younger than he is, often unsuccessfully.

Payment: This will be in the form of a profit share with a minimum guaranteed payment of £200 to help cover expenses. (You will receive either a profit share OR £200, whichever is the higher amount.)

If you are interested in applying for this production please send CV’s and a photo to: casting [at]
Actors must have a base in or around Birmingham

We operate a strict colour blind casting policy. As such, we encourage actors of any ethnicity to apply for these roles.