Auditions for the Fall Shows

Students who will be enrolling for the Fall 2023 semester can still audition for two fall productions in the first week of classes, August 21-24.


Auditions for El Fandango de la Muerte - Death's Fandango

The 2023-24 season will open with an original play written and directed by guest artist Javier Gomez, Artistic Director and Founder of Oxnard's award-winning Inlakech Cultural Arts Center. The show explores pre-colonization Dia del los Muertos / Day of the Dead stories and traditions, with campus performances running October 12-15.

We are looking for actors, musicians, dancers, crew, and anyone who wants to be involved! 
All majors welcome! No experience necessary! 

Spring Auditions & Interviews:

Saturday, May 6, 3-5pm
Tuesday, May 9, 5-8pm

Fall Auditions & Interviews:
Monday, August 21, 6:30-8:30pm
Wednesday, August 23, 6:30-8:30pm

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Current or future CI students please fill out the Audition Form. Optional sign up for a time to audition as a performer or interview to participate  behind-the-scenes using this Audition Sign Up Google Doc

Students can also enroll directly in either PA 391-2A (Advanced Production) or PA 191-2A (Production) for Fall 2023 and attend the first class meeting for placement.

Contact Mr. Gomez at or Prof. Burriss at with any questions.

Fall Musical:


We are thrilled to announce that we will close out the Fall 2023 semester with this energized rock musical adaptation of Rick Riordan's popular and award-winning novel. Prof. Laura Covault and CI Theatre alum Griffon Giboney co-direct. Performances run two weekends, November 9-11 and 16-18.

Fall 2023 Musical Auditions August 22 & 24

Spring Auditions & Interviews:

Tuesday, May 2 from 6-9 p.m.

Friday, May 5 from 6-9 p.m.

Callbacks Saturday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Fall Auditions & Interviews:

Tuesday, August 22, 7-9:50 p.m.

Thursday, August 24, 7-9:50 p.m.

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Current or future CI student performers should prepare a short song from a musical or a pop song no more than 1 minute in length. Bring your karaoke track. Be prepared to dance.

If cast in the show, you will need to enroll in one of the following: PA 191 or 391 1A or Art 191 or 391 1A

Video submissions also accepted via email to

Students who are interested in crew or design, or who have other questions, please contact  or

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