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2020 Season Generals for Second Thought Theatre
SPT 1 AEA contracts – $263 + health/pension
Competitive non-union rates

Seeking male and female actors, all ages and ethnicities.  Performers of all backgrounds are encouraged to attend. LOCAL HIRE ONLY.

Auditions will be held in Bryant Hall on the Kalita Humphreys campus
3400 Blackburn
Dallas, TX 75219

Sunday, October 20th: 10:00am – 1:30pm, 2:30pm – 6:00pm

Monday, October 21st:  10:00am – 1:30pm, 2:30pm – 6:00pm

Appointments can be scheduled via email at Please provide a 1-hour window of availability.  Audition slots will be confirmed by October 11th and will be scheduled in the order they are received. 

Please prepare ONE contemporary monologue, not to exceed 2 minutes.  Bring ONE headshot and resume.  

Callbacks will be held on Saturday, October 26th

MLIMA’S TALE by Lynn Nottage
Directed by Tiana K. Blair
01/20/20 – 03/14/20

Four actors play all the roles. All ages, genders, and ethnicities encouraged to audition.

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE by Tennessee Williams
Directed by Blake Hackler
04/20/20 – 06/13/20

Blanche – Female, ages 30-45
Stanley – Male, ages 25-40
Mitch – Male, ages 25-40
Female Ensemble (Eunice/Flores/Nurse/As Cast) – Female, 25-45
Male Ensemble (Steve/Doctor/As Cast) – Male, 25-45

The role of STELLA has been cast.

SWEETPEA by Janielle Kastner
Directed by Carson McCain
06/22/20 – 08/13/20

She/Sweetpea – Female, 20s-30s
He/Buddy – Male, 20s-30s

ENDGAME by Samuel Beckett
Directed by Alex Organ
08/16/20 – 10/10/20

Nagg – Male, aged 55+

The roles of HAMM, CLOV, and NELL have been cast.

Stage Managers, Designers, and Directors may submit resumes and portfolios via email at or post to:

Second Thought Theatre
c/o Drew Wall
3839 McKinney Ave,
Ste 155-452
Dallas, TX 75204

Seeking performers, designers, and directors of all ages, genders, and ethnicities.  Artists of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.  Second Thought Theatre embraces non-traditional casting and encourages the casting of ethnic minority actors, female actors, and physically challenged actors where possible.  Individual show directors, together with the artistic director make all casting decisions.  Second Thought Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.