Open Auditions Announced For BILOXI BLUES – Stage Theater- TAMPA

All actors must be available for tech week, to occur October 25 -31.

They are expected to arrive one hour prior to curtain for each performance.

The show will be a six-performance run:

invited dress rehearsal on Tuesday, November 2;

opening night Wednesday, November 3;

shows on Thursday, November 4; Saturday, November 6;

and two shows on Sunday, November 7.

The Lead Character of Eugene Morris Jerome, a writer and the narrator of the show, has been Cast.

All other roles in the show are open.

Jerome is the alter ego of the youthful Neil Simon.

Other roles to be cast include:

five men ages 18-25;

one man age 35-50;

and two women, ages 17-24 and 20+.

To audition, performers must email a single PDF file containing a current headshot/photo and theater resume using the performer’s name as the file name

Auditions will consist of a monologue delivery of two contrasting pieces no longer than three minutes in length that showcase character range and cold readings from the:

Neil Simon’s Biloxi Blues is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Samuel French, Inc.

Please note all castings are intended for Barbizon graduates registered with Barbizon Placement ONLY. Full casting and submission guidelines are emailed to the Barbizon Placement Division. Please send any casting inquiries to For more information about Barbizon visit