Casting Call Auditions

Gateway Dance Theatre is excited to announce auditions for Spectrum, an

upcoming collaboration with Grandview University's Theatre Department.  


Spectrum will be a series of 10-minute plays with other performances.


Gateway Dance Theatre will be producing two of the plays as part of this production, a dance excerpt from the dance suite “Water is Life”, and

guest artist jazz vocalist Des Moines Hall of Fame musician Tina Haase Findley.

Acting Audition information below.


Auditions for two 10-minute plays, directed by Naima Nicholson,

produced by Gateway Dance Theatre.


Auditions will be held at Gateway Dance Theatre,

315 East 5th, Des Moines, IA 50309


Auditions: Friday March 8th at 7:00pm. Doors open at 6:30pm.

Performances will be April 11, 12, and 13th at Grandview's Viking Theatre 7:30PM

First rehearsal/Read through is Wednesday March 13th. Performances April 11-13.


**You MUST be available for all rehearsals and performances between April 9th and 13th. **


We are looking to cast 6 to 8 roles for two 10-minute plays. We are looking for a wide range of ages and ethnicities for these two performances. Auditioners should bring their calendar with conflicts.  Auditioners will read from scenes provided


If you have any questions:

Please contact Gateway Dance at or 515-283-8383.

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Click Here to Download the Spectrum Audition Form