Australia Auditions

Australia Auditions

The Stella Adler Studio of Acting New York and Art of Acting Studio Los Angeles are excited to return to Sydney, Australia from January 12-13 2024 at Screenwise Acting School to audition student in-person for their world-class actor training programs. And new this year the studio will be also be traveling to Melbourne, Australia for a day of auditions on January 14, 2024 at the Melbourne Theatre Company. We are hoping to connect with the most gifted, ambitious young actors in Australia who have an appetite for rigorous training and an interest in studying acting in New York or Los Angeles.

To schedule an audition appointment, please email Johnny Yoder directly at and include your photo and actors resume (cv) or you can apply directly through the free international tour application found at:

Founded in 1949, the Stella Adler Studio occupies a unique place in the history of both theater and actor training in the United States. Rooted in the spirit of Stella Adler, and the insight that growth as an actor and growth as a human being are synonymous, students will be challenged on every level by world class faculty and by a mission to nurture theater artists so that they value humanity, their own and others, as their first priority, while bringing art and education to the community.

Please help spread the word!  Specifics on the auditions are listed below:

Free Sydney Class Workshop! Thursday, January 11th, 2024 from 3pm-6pm. Email Johnny Yoder with any questions or to RSVP at

Sydney, Australia
Location: Screenwise Acting School
Ground Floor, 84 – 86 Mary Street, Surry Hills, NSW, 2010, Sydney, Australia
Friday January 12th, 2024 – Auditions 9am – 5pm
Saturday January 13th, 2024 – Auditions 9am – 2pm
(appointments every 10 minutes)

Melbourne, Australia
Location: Melbourne Theatre Company
252 Sturt Street, Southbank, Melbourne, VIC 3006, Melbourne, Australia
Sunday, January 14th, 2024 – Auditions 10am-5pm
(appointments every 10 minutes)

The application fee is waived for all Sydney and Melbourne in-person auditions, it’s free to audition! Email Johnny Yoder at with any questions or inquiries regarding Sydney and Melbourne Auditions.

Applicants can audition for the following: 3 Year Conservatory, 2 Year Evening Conservatory, 2.5 Year LA Conservatory, and the Summer Conservatory programs.

Audition Requirements: Varies depending on program, but most auditions requirements are covered with a performance of one contemporary monologue (realism) and one classical monologue (heightened text) no longer than 90 seconds in length each.