Current Audition Opportunities

Love, Hate, and Other Oddities (A collection of dark, heartbreaking, and very funny one acts) over two weekends.


  • Monday Sept 11, 2017 6pm-10pm

  • Tuesday Sept 12, 2017 6pm-10pm

  • Wednesday Sept 13, 2017 6pm-10pm - CALLBACKS

Actors need to be familiar with sides to perform, they do not have to be memorized.  To receive the sides email Dennis North.


Begin Friday September 15 (table reads)
Blocking rehearsals begin Monday September 18


Nov. 2, 3, 4 and 9, 10, 11

Love, Hate, and Other Oddities

  • Gruesome Playground Injuries by Rajiv Joseph
  • Elephant's Graveyard by George Brant
  • Stuck by Brian Cox
  • Sure Thing by David Ives
  • Full Frontal Nudity by Terrence McNally
  • Unsinkable by Michael McKeever
  • Chronicles Simpkins Will Cut Your Ass by Rolin Jones
  • Chester, Who Painted The World Purple by Marco Ramirez

Directed by Dennis E. North

Open to all actors – you do not need to be an OCC student to audition.


Contact Dennis North for the following:

  • Reserve an audition time
  • Receive Sides
  • Lobby Copies of the play

Auditions are open to anyone. You don’t have to be a student at OCC to audition. We would love to have you participate!

To audition, please email Dennis North and request a time slot or sign up for an audition time slot on the Orchard Ridge Theatre callboard outside J177, beginning August 30th.  Your audition time slot will begin at the start of the hour or half hour (i.e., 6, 6:30, 7, etc.).  Please plan on arriving on time and staying for at least one hour.  Audition sides (3 choices) will be sent after an audition time is scheduled.  Please be familiar with the material, it does not have to be memorized.

Starting August 30th: Lobby Copies of all plays will be available to check out and read in the Smith Theatre lobby by contacting Ken Faulk or Dennis North.


  • Ensemble Cast of 15 - all ages, genders, types

 Cheers and break a leg!

Contact Information

Dennis North
Faculty - Fine & Performing Arts

Theatre Lobby - Room J-277
Phone  (248) 522-3636

For inquiries concerning the Smith Theatre space and tickets for productions, please contact:
Ken Faulk
Theatre Manager
Phone  (248) 522-3666