One of the South's Premiere Theatre Companies

May 3 @ 8PM
May 4 @ 2PM and 8PM
May 5 @ 3PM


Jamie McAteerDewey
Dorothy PittleRosalie
Luke CornelsonNed
Elizabeth Hass­Patty
Nichole Kuehl Ms. Sheinkopf

Kaitlyn DunawayMs. Gordon, Bar Patron, No Vacancy Dancer, Dance Captain
Aaron ShanleyMr. Sanford, Mr. Noble, Jeff, Biker
Ben PartenMr. Hamilton, Mr. Janes, Police Officer
Chris CarterMr. Mooneyham, Mr. Green, Biker
Heather WaltmanMrs. Travis, Ms. Bingham, Biker GF, No Vacancy Dancer
Jacob AllenSnake, Mr. Sanders, Teen in Bar
Jessica WilkersonMrs. Hathaway, Ms. Smith, Biker GF
Julie BrackettMrs. Turner, Ms. Jones, Bar Waitress
Katrina ChandlerEmo 2 (Shonelle) Mrs. Hamiton, Ms. Macapugay, Bar Patron, Security
Paul Barton JonesMr. Spencer, Mr. Woodward, Bar Tender
Tif ChatfieldEmo 1. (Sophie), Ms. Wagner, Bar Waitress, Security
Tres TaylorMr. Williams, Gabe, Bar Patron

Kenny ReidZack
Mia Price  Katie
Mallory MorganFreddie
Keaton YorkLawrence
Elizabeth Casella  – Marcy
Jacy MartinShonelle
Ansley RhodesSummer
Ezra BlakemanMason
Luke RomagnoliBilly
Jiwon LeeTomika
Chase HonJames
Ava RobinsonSophie
Bennet DallasDawson
Evan LarsenMadison
NO VACANCY, The Band – Featuring Tom Reed!

Director – Scott Seidl
Music Director – Lori Van Lenten
Choreographer – Ashley Chasteen
Associate Director – Rebecca Brune
Production Stage Manager – Ashley Gambill
Assistant Stage Manager – Allison Johnson
Dance Captain – Kaitlyn Dunaway

Auditions – March 1st
Callbacks – March 2nd
Performances – April 23rd -24th, 2024.
**NOTE Public Performance April 23rd**
**NOTE School Shows during the Day on April 23rd and 24th**
Looking for performers of all types, ethnicities, shapes, sizes. Ages 17 and up.
Considering all ethnicities for all roles.
Looking for Actors who sing, singers who move well with big personalities.
All roles are open.
General Open Auditions
Friday, March 1st, 7PM & Saturday, March 2nd, 10AM
Callbacks (if necessary)
Saturday March 2nd at 1PM
Jessye Norman School of the Arts
739 Greene Street
Augusta, GA 30901
PLEASE do not call the school with questions and please read this whole notice before calling The Augusta Players.
If you cannot attend the in-person auditions:
Video submissions will also be accepted until 4pm on March 1st, 2024.
Please email video submissions or YouTube links to:
Videos should include:
• Your name, phone number and email address
• A section of a song (See below) no longer than 1 minute.
• If auditioning for a specific character, one of the posted audition songs.
Please prepare a verse and a chorus of a Broadway-style song. You may sing from the show. Please sing something that demonstrates your vocal range and abilities. If you are auditioning for a specific character, please see the character breakdown below and sing the listed song from the show. An accompanist will be provided, but you must provide your own sheet music unless you are singing from the show.
No a cappella singing, please.
Please be prepared for movement by bringing jazz, character or tennis shoes and wearing comfortable clothes. A hard soled, closed toe shoe will be acceptable.
Gymnastics also a plus but not required.
Rehearsals will be held Friday from 6:30pm – 9pm and Saturday from 10am-12pm.
Please bring personal calendars and be prepared to list all conflicts (Fridays & Saturdays) beginning with Friday March 8th, 2024 – April 20th, 2024. Please do not assume that we know when any general holidays are (ie., school breaks, etc) and plan to list those as conflicts if you will be out of town or otherwise engaged. Conflicts must be noted at the audition and will influence casting. Only conflicts noted at the audition will be taken into consideration.
April 19th, 20th, 22nd, 23rd and 24th.

February 23, 24, 25 at the Imperial Theatre

Music by Henry Krieger
Book & Lyrics by Tom Eyen

Director: Sean Moton
Music Director: Paul Barton-Jones
Choreographer: Santrena Hammonds
Production Stage Manager: Ashley Gambill
Costume Designer: Monique Gold
Lighting Designer: Ben Rawson

Effie…….. Christina Shorter
Deena….. Janika Ivey
Lorrell….. Jewette Mukenge
Michelle .. Tiana Coach
Jimmy…… Kris Rolle
CC………. KJ Welcher
Curtis…… Terrell Pressley
Marty…… Xavier Hobbs

Kiara Iman
Shantelle Wheeler
Katrina Chandler
Kimberly Kelly
Britni Matila
Janiyah Huff
Sharee Hood
Charlissa Smith
Kimova Cook
Tara Claitt
Jashawn Boles
Kosygin Huff
Josh Anderson
Jayden Bush
Djibril Djigal
Nkosi Johnson
Quentin Porter

Featured Ensemble:
Stepsisters – Charlissa, Kiara, Kimora, Kim
Charlene – Shantelle Wheeler
The Sweethearts – Ansleigh Davis, Maggie Christine
Joann – Tara Claitt
True Tones – Kosigyn Huff , Jayden Bush, Djibril Djigal, Quentin Porter,
M.C. – Nkosi Johnson
Tiny Joe Dixon – Jayshawn Bush
Wayne – Kosygin Huff
Jerry – Josh Anderson
Carl – Djibril Djigal
Others – TBD

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The Augusta Players is thrilled to announce our brand new “a.r.t.s” Program! Augusta Readers Theatre for Senior Citizens is bringing the experience of theatre to those who may not want to memorize a script and those with limited mobility. Without the need to memorize, and with little to no movement required we open the stage for those aged 55 & up.

This free program meets three times a month for rehearsal and concludes with a public performance. Each short story is about 10 minutes long and each session contains 4 different short stories for rehearsal and performance. All rehearsals and performances will take place at La Chat Noir (304 8th St, Augusta, GA 30901).

Readers Theatre: Session One
Rehearsals: November 4th, November 11th, November 18th 9:00 am-11:00 am
Perfo1mance: December 2nd at 10:30 am

The Christmas Trnce by Aaron Shepard
Not the Night Before Christmas by Carol Montgome1y
The Baker’s Dozen: A Saint Nicholas Tale told by Aaron Shepard
Peddler Polly and the Story Stealer By Aaron Shepard

Readers Theatre: Session Two
Rehearsals: February 17th, February 24th, March 2nd 9:00 am-11 :00 am
Performance: March 9th at 10:30 am

The Legend of Lightning Larry by Aaron Shepard
More Than a Match by Aaron Shepard
The Borrower and the Boy by Mary  Norton
The Legend of Slappy Hooper An American Tall Tale by Aaron Shepard

Registration for Readers Theatre begins on October 16th at 10:00 a.m. To sign up please call 706-826-4707
to register or by emailing or

Please reach out to with any questions.

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