To find acting auditions in New York City as of 2015, perform a search for acting roles in the area on a casting website, such as Actor's Access, Backstage, Explore Talent or New York Casting. Each site requires an account to apply for roles, with fees varying, depending on the services needed and the subscription length.
To find auditions on Actor's Access, visit the ActorsAccess.com home page, and log in or register for an account. It's free to register an account, but there is a fee to apply for roles. Click Breakdowns, and click New York under the Regions heading to view roles in that area.
To find auditions on Backstage, visit the Backstage.com home page, and click Casting. Under the Popular Cities heading, click New York, NY, and then set a search radius. Backstage requires an account to apply for roles, and memberships have a monthly fee; however, the company offers a free trial period.
To find auditions on Explore Talent, visit the ExploreTalent.com home page, and select a type of acting job from the drop-down menu. Enter a ZIP code, or select New York City from the location drop-down menu. Click Find Auditions/Jobs. Users can create an Explore Talent account free of charge, but applying to roles requires a paid membership.
To find auditions on New York Casting, visit the Home.CastingNetworks.com home page, and click Casting Calls. Select Principal Roles or Extra Roles. New York Casting requires an account to apply for roles, and memberships have a monthly fee.