Auditions for The Refugee King

The WordPlayers is casting the character of James in THE REFUGEE KING, a new one-act play by Ethan Norman.

Character Description: James

When the typical young American couple meets James, that have no idea what they are in for.  A homeless man (30 – 50 years of age), down on his luck with a surprisingly cheerful disposition, James has an unfortunate taste in his mouth from the Church. He’s had a tough go of it, ever since his family fell apart when he was young.  All ethnicities are encouraged to audition.

Rehearsals begin Feb. 6
Show tours (various dates) March 4 – April 15

Actors will receive per performance honorarium

Audition Tuesday, 1/16/18, at Erin Presbyterian Church, 200 Lockett Road, Knoxville.
6:00pm – 8:00pm

email for questions

Auditions for Jane Eyre

We are looking for very strong singers who can play a variety of roles. Auditions are by appointment only on Sunday, January 21, from 2:00-5:30 p.m., with callbacks on Monday, January 22nd, from 6:00-9:00 pm at Erin Presbyterian Church, 200 Lockett Road, Knoxville.

We will begin rehearsals Tuesday, May 29, and the show will run at The Bijou Theatre July 20-22.

We audition early so cast members can plan their summer travel with consideration of rehearsals. Please come to the audition knowing your availability. Actors unavailable the two weeks prior to the show will not be cast.

If you are auditioning for the role of Jane, please communicate that when making your appointment, as we need to allow more time to see you. To schedule an appointment, email Matthew Lloyd at or text him at 865-310-6908.

Click the “Audition Breakdown” button at right for a breakdown of characters and expectations for the auditions.

If you would like to be notified about upcoming auditions, please contact

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