Local Auditions – The Wiz/Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

New Bedford Festival Theatre announces in-person auditions for The Wiz and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat on Saturday, January 7, 2023 at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center. Stage doors open at 10:30 AM; auditions begin promptly at 11 AM. 

Please bring a headshot/resume. Prepare 32 bars of a song in the style of either show. Be prepared to dance. Sides will be provided for scene work. 

The Wiz – Rehearsals begin April 5, 2023. Performances April 27 – May 6, 2023.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Rehearsals begin July 3, 2023. Performances July 21 – 30, 2023. 

All roles are open. All roles paid. AEA and Non-AEA candidates will be seen. 

NBFT encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages to attend. Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. 

Email casting@nbfestivaltheatre.com for more details.  Video submissions will be available beginning Jan 2, 2023. 


The Wiz 

Director/Choreographer – Kenny Ingram

Music Director – Christie Chiles Twillie


Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat  

Director – Liz Bettencourt

Choreographer – Brooklyn Toli

Music Director – Steven Bergman



Executive Producer – Wendy Hall

Artistic Director – George Charbonneau 

Associate Artistic Director – Elizabeth Bettencourt