Luna Stage
The High Water Mark

Casting Calls

Luna Stage is always accepting headshots and resumes (PDF format please) for our various readings and events.

Please email your materials to or mail to:
Luna Stage
Attn: Casting
555 Valley Road
West Orange, NJ 07052


Are you an actor interested in the development of new plays? Want a chance to work on your cold reading skills? Would you like to get to know NJ-based playwrights and actors? Luna Stage is looking to meet local actors interested in new play development to participate in our playwriting classes and new play development forums for NJ-based early career playwrights.

We will be having auditions on January 14th at Luna Stage from 2-4pm. There is no need to prepare anything. Instead, we will have short pieces of text on hand for you to choose from when you arrive. You'll do a semi-cold read, and then a short interview. Union affiliation not required.

Please send your headshot and resume to, and we will respond to you with an appointment time. We look forward to meeting you!


Luna Stage is now accepting headshots and resumes for the spring 2017 world premiere production of Tranquil, a new play by Andrew Rosendorf at Luna Stage in West Orange, NJ.

EPA at the Actors Equity Building on Thursday, November 17th from 9:30am-5:30pm.


Paralyzed in the car accident that claimed her mother's life, 17-year-old Ellen is determined to experience all her teenage years have to offer. But when the past comes knocking on the door in the form of Ellen's brother, her small family's delicate balance is upended. In a home awash with anger, guilt, and Ellen's raging hormones, Tranquil is a raw exploration of one shattered family striving to be whole again.


Ellen (17) - Wheelchair user. Headstrong yet sensitive. She has paraplegia as a result of a car accident two years earlier, and is a strong wheelchair racer.

Aaron (21) - Ellen's brother. Emotionally stunted, guilt ridden, lives his life recklessly.

Rick (50s) - Ellen and Aaron's Father. Thrust into a caregiver role that he was never equipped for.

Paul (19) - Ellen's Friend. honest and caring, with a good sense of humor.

Actors of all ethnic backgrounds are encouraged to submit.


This is a Small Professional Theatre (SPT) Tier II Actors Equity Association contract. Salary is approximately $277/week, plus health and pension. Non-Union actors will be considered.

The production is directed by Cheryl Katz.

Housing is not provided. Luna Stage is accessible by train from NYC.

Rehearsals begin on Tuesday, March 21st, 2017. It is a 26 hour/week rehearsal process.

Performances are April 13th-May 13th, 2017, Thursday-Sunday.

All rehearsals and performances at Luna Stage, 555 Valley Road, West Orange, NJ.

For questions and further information, please contact