Moonlight Stage Productions

Moonlight Stage Productions, an award-winning regional musical theater, is located in the North San Diego suburb of Vista, California. Moonlight Stage Productions offers Broadway musicals under the stars during the summer months in the Moonlight Amphitheater and a diverse line-up of comedies, dramas and small-scale musicals during the winter months in the Avo Playhouse.

Audition Information

Monty Python’s Spamalot, Mary Poppins,
My Fair Lady, Catch Me If You Can

**For children’s roles in Mary Poppins please see info below**

Monday, March 24: 3:00 pm -10:00 pm
Tuesday, March 25: 5:00 pm -10:00 pm
Wednesday, March 26: 5:00 pm -10:00 pm


Please view our show information pages for:
Available Roles, Character Descriptions, Pay scales, Vocal ranges, etc.
Also available: FAQ’s, and Summer Schedule

1250 Vale Terrace Drive, Vista, CA 92084
Brengle Terrace Park/Backstage of the Moonlight Amphitheatre


18 years; (You may audition if you are 17 years old and will turn 18 by May 10; please bring valid ID).


Prepare no more than 16 bars (but no longer than 45 seconds) for your vocal audition.

No tape recorders may be used. No "a cappella" singing.


  • Five (5) resumes, five (5) non-returnable headshots
  • Completed audition forms. Please use our online version, when you type your info in on the first sheet it will auto-fill the remaining pages for you, saving you time! Use the ‘PRINT ALL FORMS’ button to print the necessary number of copies
  • You will need to have ONE-long sheet and five (5)-half sheets
  • Sheet music in the correct key; an accompanist will be provided.
  • Calendar or planner to check for conflicts.

Auditions are by APPOINTMENT only:

Audition appointment sign-up instructions:

  1. Each actor may only sign up for one audition appointment. If an actor signs up more than once, all of her/his signups will be cancelled by Moonlight auditions coordinators.

  2. If you are also signing up a friend or family member, you must start the process over completely for each individual audition, entering their personal information separately.
  • Changes may be made online until noon the day of your audition date. To cancel your appointment after that time, you must call our office: 760.639.6199.

  • Plan to arrive 10 minutes early for check-in if your paperwork is completed. We highly recommend filling out the paperwork online! Alternatively, plan to arrive 25-30 minutes early to complete your paperwork on site and to check in.

  • If no spaces are available on this signup, you may be put on a waiting list or you may opt to attend as a walk-in. Space may be available if a same-day cancellation occurs. However, there is no guarantee that you will be seen.

To make your audition appointment, click on one of the links below:

Monday, March 24 Audition Appointment Sign-up Click Here

Tuesday, March 25 Audition Appointment Sign-up Click Here

Wednesday, March 26 Audition Appointment Sign-up Click Here


Mary Poppins

By submission only

Moonlight will see girls, for the role of Jane Banks, (age range: 10-13 years) and boys, for the role of Michael Banks, (age range: 10-12 years old.) Please refer to the Mary Poppins information sheet for character descriptions.

To submit your child for Mary Poppins please mail a headshot and resume to:

Moonlight Stage Productions

Attention: Artistic Director

200 Civic Center Drive

Vista, CA 92084

Deadline for children’s submissions: Friday March 21
Please note:

If your child is registered for the Mary Poppins workshop on March 16 there is no need to submit again.

All dates subject to change


2014 Summer Season Schedule



Frequently Asked Questions


The Moonlight's 2014 Summer Season is presented in the 2,000 person capacity, open-air Amphitheatre. Each production involves approximately a five-week rehearsal period with three weeks of performance, (First and second weeks: Wed-Sun performances, third week: Thu-Sat performances). Auditioners may choose to audition for all shows or selected productions. The Amphitheatre is located about 60 minutes north of San Diego, two hours south of Los Angeles, and an hour south of Orange County cities.


All non-Equity performers will be hired as employees of the City of Vista during rehearsals and performances. Non-union pay ranges from $400 to $1,700 depending on the role.


Note: Those hired will be required to complete a City of Vista hiring packet and attend a mandatory orientation prior to the first rehearsal in the City of Vista at a date yet to be determined.

All children under 16 years of age will work on a volunteer basis.

The City of Vista is currently in negotiations with the Actors Equity Association on the upcoming summer season contract. Past summer season negotiated contract included two contracts per show, plus two floating actor contracts. All Equity auditioners must show their current A.E.A. membership card.


To receive our audition announcements via email, please provide your first and last name, and your email address, to:


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