Clarence Brown Theatre holds auditions

Knoxville’s Clarence Brown Theatre will hold general auditions for “Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play,” “A Christmas Carol,” and “Titus Andronicus” on August 22-23, 2015 at the theatre.

An information packet and application can be found on the web at

Applications are due by 10am Friday, August 21st.

In January, the CBT will be seeking actors of color for “A Lesson Before Dying” and “South Pacific.” For the specific dates for these auditions, please contact Shelly Payne at 865-974-6725.

With a dual mission to train the next generation of theatre artists and to provide top quality professional theatre, the Clarence Brown Theatre at the University of Tennessee Knoxville is one of only 12 academic LORT (League of Resident Theatre) institutions in the nation. Under the leadership of Producing Artistic Director Calvin MacLean and Managing Director David B. Byrd, the CBT season runs from August through May and features eight productions ranging from musicals to drama.

The CBT provides a cultural resource for both the university and the larger East Tennessee community that affirms diversity and inclusivity in all their forms.

The 2015-2016 season includes: The 39 Steps; Of Mice and Men Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play; A Christmas Carol; Santaland Diaries; Titus Andronicus; A Lesson Before Dying; The Open Hand and South Pacific.

For more information or tickets, call the CBT Box Office at 865-974-5161.