The Valentine Theatre

Audition Opportunities

The Valentine is pleased to announce audition opportunities for various shows. Please see below for details on current auditions.

"The 39 Steps" Audition dates

Auditions for the Valentine Theatre Studio A production of “The 39 Steps” will be Saturday, December 12 starting at 2 p.m. at 410 Adams St. Callbacks will be Sunday, December 13 at 7 p.m. at the same location.

In this Alfred Hitchcock masterpiece adapted by Patrick Barlow and directed by Elizabeth Cottle, an unsuspecting Englishman with a boring life meets a beautiful woman with a thick accent who says she’s a spy. When he takes her home, she is murdered. Soon, a mysterious organization called “The 39 Steps” is hot on the man’s trail in a nationwide manhunt that climaxes in a death-defying finale. This madcap, whodunit comedy features over 150 characters played by a cast of four (three males, 1 female).

Familiarity with the script is advised and those auditioning should be prepared to cold read and show a range of characters. Performance dates for “The 39 Steps” are April 1-3 and 8-10. Friday and Saturday shows are at 8 p.m.; Sundays at 2 p.m. There will be a modest stipend.

For an audition form to complete ahead of time or if you have any questions, please contact Elizabeth at or by calling 419-242-3490, ext. 15.