• 2017 Open Air Theatre Auditions

    The Downtown Performing Arts Center of Lambertville, New Jersey has announced the audition date for the 2017 Summer Season at the Washington Crossing Open Air Theatre. Shows in production for the season include: Ragtime in Concert, Footloose, Stars N’ Stripes, Bonnie & Clyde, Hair, and The Wizard of Oz.

    There is also a complete Children's Theatre series through the Summer including Disney's Cinderella, & Aladdin, and Louis Palena's Little Mermaid, Rapunzel, Beauty and the Beast, and Snow White.

    Auditions will be held on Sunday, March 26 at the Downtown Performing Arts Center studios located at 54 Mt. Airy Village Road in Lambertville, NJ. All roles are open and non-paying.

    Those auditioning should bring a headshot/picture and resume and prepare 16 bars of a song. Please bring sheet music. An accompanist will be provided. Any ages 15 and above should be prepared to dance.

    Please download and complete the audition forms prior to arriving on March 26.

    Adult audition forms (ages 19 and above): Download HERE

    Ages 7 to 18 audition forms: Download HERE

    PLEASE NO POP SONGS. Musical theatre pop is fine. But, please no Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Katy Perry, Sia etc. 


    Auditions for 2017 Summer Season at the Washington Crossing Open Air Theatre

    Sunday, March 26, 2017

    Downtown Performing Arts Center, 54 Mt. Airy Village Road, Lambertville, NJ

    Ages 7 - 10: 10 am to 11:30 am
    Ages 11 - 14: 11:30 to 1 pm
    Ages 15 - 18: 1 pm to 3 pm
    High School Graduates and above: please email Louis Palena for an appointment at oatlou@live.com


    As a non-profit organization, Downtown Performing Arts Center is focused on producing quality entertainment and helping each performer reach his/her full potential. 

    To help offset the many expenses incurred in producing our season, a $150 participation fee is required for those 18 years and under. 

    A non-refundable $25 charge is to due on March 26th for each person auditioning for a role(s) at the Washington Crossing Open Air Theater this season. 

    The remaining $125 is due at or before the first rehearsal of the first show in which you are cast. Payment may be made in cash or check payable to Downtown Performing Arts Center.