This article is from the December 2011 issue of KC Stage
Over in the KC Stage Green Room (kcstage.com/greenroom), Patti Buhler asked: An actor auditions for multiple roles in different theatre companies. He receives a call back and is cast in a production. Before rehearsals start he receives a call back on a show in a more well known theatre that would be a better opportunity. Is he locked into the first production on his verbal acceptance of the role? What's the theatre etiquette in this situation?
Does it make a difference if the roles are paying roles? It prompted quite the discussion.
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