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Our 2017-2018 Season
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Fiddler on the Roof

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Audition Dates:

Saturday, September 9, 2017 at -
Saturday, September 9, 2017 at -

Show Synopsis

Set in the little village of Anatevka, the story centers on Tevye, a poor milkman, and his five daughters. With the help of a colorful and tight-knit Jewish community, Tevye tries to protect his daughters and instill them with traditional values in the face of changing social mores and the growing anti-Semitism of Czarist Russia. Rich in historical and ethnic detail, Fiddler on the Roof's universal theme of tradition cuts across barriers of race, class, nationality and religion, leaving audiences crying tears of laughter, joy and sadness.

Audition Notes

The creative team is seeking the following additional cast members for the Barn’s production of “Fiddler on the Roof”.  Auditions will be by appointment on September 9th.  Please contact Director Scott Hart at for questions, interest or appointment.


4 mature men for ensemble/Papas/various smaller roles (30 yrs +)

3 younger men for ensemble/Sons/various smaller roles (late teens to 20’s)

2 - 4 younger Male Dancers (or performers who dance well).  These 2 - 4 men will be “FEATURED” dancers in “To Life”, “the Bottle Dance”, etc.  
Looking to “highlight” these dancers within these numbers.

Fyedka - Young Russian male who falls in love with one of Tevya’s daughters.  Tenor and must move well (Approx. 20+/- yrs old)

Constable - Big overbearing man.  Non-signing/dancing role, but with very meaty acting scenes. Will not have to be at rehearsal as often.  A great and important “acting” role. (35+) 

Please prepare a short song,  and bring sheet music in the appropriate key. An accompanist will be provided.  Director and musical director may not need to hear the entire song.

Come prepared to dance, some men may need to learn a short section of bottle dance.  Willing and seeking to showcase one or more truly trained male “dancers” in large dance sequences.  The opportunity to really highlight your talent and training..

Headshots and resumes are not required but gladly received.

Performance Dates

Friday, November 10, 2017 at 8pm
Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 2pm
Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 2pm
Friday, November 17, 2017 at 8pm (Potential Benefit Performance)
Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 8pm
Sunday, November 19, 2017 at 2pm
Friday, November 24, 2017 at 8pm
Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 8pm
Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 2pm
Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 8pm (Potential Benefit Performance)
Friday, December 1, 2017 at 8pm
Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 8pm

Actors are asked to arrive to sign in within the first hour of the audition start time. All roles are available. Casting is open, and newcomers are especially welcomed. Crew and other volunteers are also needed for the event. If interested, please contact

***IMPORTANT: You will be asked to list ALL potential conflict dates AT THE TIME of your audition, (NOT after casting). Please be prepared with your calendar and out-dates, as a rehearsal schedule will be generated based upon availability of staff and cast.

The Barn is an all-volunteer organization, we are unable to provide housing or offer remuneration.