2018 Season Auditions

OSTF is proud to hire both Equity and non-equity actors. 

Several Grad-School-Level Non-AEA Acting Ensemble Positions available:

To Audition

Contact Artistic Director Paul Moser to set up an audition in Oberlin. Electronic/Video submissions will also be accepted.

Please send your headshot and resume.

    Prepare/film two age-appropriate pieces – no more than 3 minutes total.

One Shakespeare in verse, one contemporary American.

    Deadline for submission: March 4th.


Acting roles in 1 to 3 of the Rep shows, assigned another job if not acting in a particular show (such as running crew, or box office/front of house, and help with weeklong HS Shakespeare intensive). Long work days. All three shows are rehearsed in overlapping schedule; shows perform in rep – 9 performances per week. Tuesday thru Saturday evening shows, plus Wed, Fri., Sat and Sun matinees. Mondays off. But most weeks, Sunday evening thru Tuesday afternoon are also off.

Rehearsals and festival require a 10 week commitment: Thursday, May 26th to Wednesday, August 3rd.

Compensation:$2,500 Total Stipend ($250/wk) plus single/studio apartment in Firelands Dorm (1 block from Theater)


OSTF Internship Program

OSTF is proud to offer a strong internship program. Our interns, drawn from a pool of current and just-graduated Oberlin College students, are the backbone of our company. They may be cast in any or all of the productions, and also work in the shop, the box office, or as wardrobe assistants. 

If you are interested in an internship position, please contact Paul Moser at pmoser@oberlin.edu.