September 25th and 26th, 7 PM – 10 PM

Little Shop of Horrors

Performances: January 5th – 22nd

The Bridges of Madison County

Performances: February 9th – 26th


Performances: January 12th – 29th


Performances: February 23rd – March 12th

January 15th and 16th, 7 PM – 10 PM

Boynton Beach Club

Performances: March 16th – April 2nd

The Full Monty

Performances: April 20th – May 7th

Peter and the Starcatcher

Performances: April 6th – 23rd


All auditions are held at the Manatee Performing Arts Center, 502 Third Avenue West in downtown Bradenton unless otherwise announced. Actors audition in the order they arrive. Those auditioning for the musicals should prepare a song in their key and be ready for any movement portion of the audition that the director may require. Anyone being called back will be notified that night of callback time and date.  Not being called back does NOT mean that you are not being considered for a role.

These are non-paid volunteer roles in all shows.

Parking is in the Public Parking lot just across the railroad tracks east of the performing arts center. [ Map]


Please note that by auditioning, you are obligating yourself to a considerable rehearsal and performance process. Please be certain that you are willing and able to make this commitment.

Shows, dates & directors subject to change.

Questions about all auditions should be directed to Rick Kerby at 941-748-0111.


A 501 (C) (3) not-for-profit corporation. Events, dates, times, performers & prices subject to change without notice. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 1-800-435-7352 WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. Please write us if you wish to have your name removed from the list to receive fund raising questions supporting The Manatee Players, Inc. in the future. © The Manatee Players, Inc. (SC# 1487538)Designed & Hosted by RAF web designs