VIOLET SHARP – Auditions for VIOLET SHARP, Directed by Kevin Frakes, are set for January 14th at 10 am and January 15th at 2 pm. Riveting dramatic roles for actors 18 – 60+; 7 females and 6 males. Cold readings from the script and voice work. (March Production)

GEE’S BEND – Auditions for GEE’S BEND, Directed by Margery Handy (ALT’s newest Director), are set for January 21st at 1 pm. A call back (if needed) is set for January 28th at 1 pm. Performances dates are March 24th, 25th, and 26th. Roles for Four women and One man of Color for Civil Rights – era Commemorative Play based upon the true stories of Quilters who wove their life stories and bruised hearts into a memorable piece of Theater & History! Readings from the script and some vocal renditions will be a part of the audition process.

DING DONG – Auditions for DING DONG, Directed by Lee Cox, are set for March 11th at 10 am – FUN roles for 4 females and two males (playing ages 40-60) in a romp with lots of French inflection! Physical comedy and comfort with stage Intimacy are a must for this production.

Contact the ALT office at (618) 462-3205 with questions.


You will work with an experienced Director in a safe and respectful environment. Artistic Director, KEVIN FRAKES, oversees all production values for each show to ensure that ALT always produces a quality piece of Live Theater. Lee Cox, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, also coordinates the Costuming & Set Decor for Productions and she and Kevin work with an array of Technical Coordinators, Musical Directors, Choreographers, and Set Artists.  It is important to note that ALL Performers, Production Staff, and Volunteer Crews are required to complete a Background Check (ALT covers the Cost) AND Sign an Easy-to-Use Guidelines Document. ALT is Prepared to make sure that YOU –  EXPERIENCE THE JOY OF BEING IN A QUALITY PRODUCTION – AND THAT EVERYONE HAS FUN!

Alton Little Theater seeks to cast a diverse group of actors to tell these stories. We welcome actors of all abilities, ages, cultural and social backgrounds, ethnicities, gender identities/orientations, races, and levels of experience. We consider people of all backgrounds for all roles that are not age/ethnicity specified. We are proud to be part of our diverse community, and we want our stage to also represent that inclusivity. Our directors are committed to casting the very best actors for each role and are committed to open and neutral casting.