North Canton Playhouse is holding auditions for its production of “Diary of Anne Frank”

When: Tuesday, July 23 at 7:30 PM.

Where: South Main St. Theatre location at: 1210 S. Main St. North Canton, 44720

Preparation: Those auditioning do not need anything prepared, we will do staged (cold) readings from the script.

Note: If you are interested in auditioning, but unable to attend on 7/23, please email director, Ted Paynter, at twpaynter@gmail.com.

Roles needed:

Two females ages 12-18 for parts of Anne Frank and Margot Frank

One female age 18-30 for part of Miep Gies

Two females in 35-50 for Mrs. Frank and Mrs. Van Daan

One male ages 14-20 for Peter Van Daan

Four males ages 35-55 for Mr. Frank, Mr. Van Daan, Mr. Kraler and Mr. Dussel

Please check the following schedule to be sure you are available, before you audition.

Rehearsal Schedule:

Rehearsals will be three nights a week, beginning the week of July 28th. Most Sundays and two weeknights between Monday-Wednesday each week until tech week.  Tech week will be Sunday, Sept 29 (two tech rehearsals on that Sunday) through Wednesday, October 2.


Thursday 10/3 @ 8:00, Friday 10/4 @ 8:00, Saturday 10/5 @ 8:00, Sunday 10/6 @ 2:30

Thursday 10/10 @ 8:00, Friday 10/11 @ 8:00, Saturday 10/12 @ 8:00, Sunday 10/13 @ 2:30


Congratulations to the cast of “MATILDA”! Thank you to everyone who auditioned!!

Matilda Wormwood…Avery O’Byrne
Miss Agatha Trunchbull… Nicholas Hughes
Miss Honey… Brianna Roth
Mr. Wormwood… TBA
Mrs. Wormwood… Sarah Jane Toy
Michael Wormwood… TBA
Mrs. Phelps… TBA
Bruce… Micah Roth

Katie Dever
Lauren Durr
Catalina Gonzalez
Zachary May
Alexandra Petro
Abby Sullivan
Gracie Warden

Grace Bailey
Alyssa Carpinelli
Stevie Frenz
Dominic Gemma
Erin Heisey
Alexandra Luxenburg
Matilda Pablo
Meagan Schlabach
Elli Spicer
Jackie Sullivan
Jonathan Semrau
Ava Wadley

We will be sending an email for who is called each Saturday for choreo. Also due to conflicts,  we will be adding some Sunday choreo rehearsals in May.

Check Back Frequently for Audition Announcements

WHO: The NCP performs shows that involve cast members from 6-96!

WHEN: Auditions are typically at the NCP Main Stage or Youth Theater.

PREPARATION: We’ll let you know. Sometimes there’s no preparation and other times we ask you to sing, dance and/or read a part.


Email us if you have questions.

From inception to present, the North Canton Playhouse Center for Performing Arts continually strives to give something back to the wonderful North Canton community, by bringing quality entertainment and enrichment into the area. North Canton Playhouse is Extraordinary Community Theatre!


We weave an educational component – for youth and adults – into every production.


As a community partner, the North Canton Playhouse strives to enrich North Canton and surrounding areas.


Every show is packed full of fun and fantasy! Check out our calendar for an upcoming performance.


“Raise your words, not voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder” – Rumi