The Gaiety School of Acting

The National Theatre School of Ireland

Paid Acting Role

Role for paid acting job in Dublin 

Actor Wanted, Male or Female,

for School Show Tour (Dublin).

Rehearsals (2 Weeks):-  September 17 – 28

Tour (Dublin):-  October 1 – 26

Auditions will be held between May 29 – June 1

To arrange an Audition or for further information e-mail:


The GSA is not connected with any of the auditions on this blog unless otherwise stated.



MA Theatre Practice Thesis Play (UCD and The Gaiety School of Acting)

A funny, truthful and emotional piece of devised theatre that will explore the idea of mansplaining and how women are silenced by society.

The play will be showcased in the Boy’s School, Smock Alley Theatre on 8th June 2018.

AUDITIONS: Sunday 6th May @12.30pm in Gaiety School of Acting (Studio One)

Looking for women casting age 22-35.
This will be a group audition with improvisational exercises but please have a contemporary monologue prepared as well.

As this is a devised piece of theatre, it is essential that the cast be at every rehearsal.
The rehearsal process is from 7th May to 7th June (rehearsal days and times TBC with cast based on availability). Production week is 4th June to 8th June.

To register your interest and to book in for the audition or for any more information please email


The Gaiety School of Acting is not associated with any castings posted on this blog, unless otherwise stated.



MA in Theatre Practice Thesis Play (UCD & The Gaiety School of Ireland)

Working title- Chambers

An exciting, humorous and emotional piece of devised theatre which explores the theme of peer pressure on women with regards to motherhood and fertility. The piece will be showcased in what is essentially a mini festival in The Boys’ School, Smock Alley Theatre, 1662 during week beginning 4th June 2018.


These will be workshop based with some text given on the day so just bring your lovely self!


Wednesday, 2nd May 2018

5-7pm The Gaiety School of Acting


Thursday, 3rd May 2018

5.30- 7pm @UCD NT2 (The Newman Building)


1 Female- playing range 18-35 with dance experience

3 Females- open to all age ranges 18 +

1 Female- playing range 50- 65

The rehearsal period will be from 7th May- 7th June, with performances on 8th and 9th June. Rehearsals will most likely be midweek and Sundays but will be confirmed based on cast availability. As this is a devised piece of theatre, actors will need to be at each rehearsal.

Cast members MUST be available production week 4th– 9th June.

To register your interest and book in for auditions please email



The Gaiety School of acting is not associated with any castings on this blog, unless otherwise stated.

Auditions for MA in Theatre Practice Thesis Play

AUDITIONS for ‘The Spoils,’ an MA in Theatre Practice Thesis

‘The Spoils’ is a short play that uses two opposing viewpoints to tell the same story, and shows how our perception of the truth is affected by the person telling the story.


Thursday, May 3rd:
11:00am-1:00pm @ The Gaiety School of Acting (Studio 3)
7:00pm-9:00pm @ UCD (Room NT2)

Friday, May 4th:
11:00am-1:00pm @UCD (Room NT2)
5:00pm-7:00pm @ The Gaiety School of Acting (Studio 1)

(If none of these times work for you, exceptions and arrangements can be made!)

Please prepare a 1-minute contemporary dramatic monologue.

Cast size: 6


The official schedule with dates/times will be determined once the show is cast, but the rehearsal period is from May 7th-June 6th.

The shows are June 8th and 9th.

CAST MEMBERS *MUST* BE AVAILABLE JUNE 4TH-JUNE 9TH (though not all-day everyday will be used!)

Please contact to book an audition time/for more information.



The Gaiety School of Acting is not affiliated with any castings on this blog, unless otherwise stated.


Short play submissions wanted

Following on from the success of our show Cracked! we are now looking for new plays! The theme for our second show is FAKE!
From news and marketing, to science and politics. Our world is filled with lies, deception, disinformation, misinformation, fakery, fraud, facades, mirages and propaganda.
What’s On Tom? Productions now invites playwrights, both established and emerging, to submit original 15 minute plays, with a maximum cast of three, on the theme FAKE.
Scripts most suited for our new production will be chosen by our reading panel, and be performed at The Red Door Theatre in Thomastown, Kilkenny and Billy Byrnes, Kilkenny City in autumn of 2018 .
We ask that writers do not put their name on their scripts.
Please include a separate sheet with your contact details and the name of your play.
Send submissions by 29th of June 2018 by email only to:



The Gaiety School of Acting is not affiliated with any castings on this blog, unless otherwise stated.




Presenters Needed

About Last Night is looking for young
presenters aged 18-32 to host a brand
new t.v show that will cover Ireland’s
vibrant and energetic nightlife / music
About Last Night are looking for a
confident and ambitious presenter who
has a firm grasp of music across various
genres, most notably dance music.
Someone who can work in a busy
environment from a script and also have
the ability to work unscripted due to the
nature of the show.
The position will involve filming one
night per week in the top night-clubs and
venues in Dublin, interviewing artists
and DJ’s, and being able to work with a
crowd and facilitate good content.
No professional experience necessary
and open to everybody within the
stipulated ages.
We will be meeting people between
09.00 and 14.00 on 12/5/18 at Opium
Garden on Camden St


Contact for more information.


The Gaiety School of Acting is not affiliated with any castings posted here unless otherwise stated.

Casting Call for Short Film

Steady Break Productions are hosting auditions for their upcoming production “Chocolate Icecream and Bow Shaped Pasta”. 

What we are looking for: 
• Young male, aged 18-25 years, must have driving permit or full license (own car preferable but by no means necessary) 
• Woman, 30s-40s (grey hair preferable but by no means necessary)

Where and when: 
• Auditions will be held on the 27th of April in the Gaiety School of Acting, Temple Bar 
• They will be held from 4pm-7pm 
• VERY IMPORTANT: Audition slot must be booked in advance

Other information: 
• Auditions will last approx. 20 mins 
• Roles are unpaid, though a small compensation may be offered to cover travel expenses
• Filming will be taking place in Dublin and potentially Kildare
• Audition pieces can be found on our Facebook page, or email us to request a copy (see below)

• For any questions or to book an audition slot, please email us at
• Our Facebook event can be found here:


Please note that the Gaiety School of Acting is not associated with any castings posted on this blog unless otherwise stated.

Male Actor needed 18-25

Male actor 18-25ish to play Haines, upper-class English accent plus various smaller roles in a dramatised adaptation of Ulysses which is performed on-street in Blackrock. Rehearsals in Blackrock, Dublin on Saturday 5th May and every Saturday until performance day 16th June.


Music Video Call for Actor

Dublin band Oski Bravo are making their debut video for their new single Emily and seek a female actor to play the titular role.

The actor would be required to channel the appearance and character of Emily Dickinson on a windswept beach in North County Dublin on the weekend of 28/29th of April. We are looking for someone who can dress and look Gothic and portray the muse of our new song. The location is Balbriggan Harbour and Gormanstown Beach. We can offer a modest fee, transport and sandwiches.

The new single builds on the past achievements of the band and we anticipate significant distribution opportunities through our appearances at some high profile festivals this summer and other promotional events.

If you are interested in the role please reply with a cover letter and head-shot to by 25th April 2018

For more information on the band please follow these links



The Gaiety School of Acting is not affiliated with any of the castings posted on this blog.

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