Auditions and Opportunities


The Empire Theatre is searching for talented cast members for their upcoming 2018 major production, Essgee’s Pirates of Penzance.  

Registrations for auditions must be received by 9am Thursday 26 October 2017. 

Register for your audition here. 

Auditions will be held at the Empire Theatre from October 30- November 5.

Role call backs will be held as necessary over the period. 

Cast will be announced publicly on Monday November 20, 2017. 

To read more about the Creative Team, click here. 

 2018 Homegrown Independents Program

For application information on the 2018 Homegrown Independents Program, click HERE.


Every year, the Empire Theatre has several opportunities for local singers, dancers, actors and instrumentalists of all ages and experience levels. In addition to the highly anticipated Empire Theatres musical and Empire Youth Arts IMPACT Ensemble production, the Empire Theatre has collaborated with Opera Queensland, Opera Australia, Expressions Dance Company and more to provide unique performance opportunities on the Empire stage and beyond.  Find out more about our major productions and projects.