hapax theatre is excited to announce that we are holding auditions for our upcoming productions of Constellations by Nick Payne, and Nevermore by Matt Conner and Grace Barnes. Auditions for the two productions will be held together on Tuesday, April 30th. Contact to book your audition time. Details for the two shows and roles available found below.



Performance dates: July 5, 6, 12, 13

This spellbinding, romantic journey begins with a simple encounter between Roland and Marianne. But what happens next defies the boundaries of the world we think we know—delving into the infinite possibilities of their relationship and raising questions about the difference between choice and destiny.

Roland : Any Gender : 25-35 : apiarist (beekeeper)

Note: Role of Marianne has been cast.



Performance Dates: 6 performances between August 22-September 1 (part of Victoria Fringe Festival)

A musical based on the works and life of Edgar Allan Poe, with music by Matt Conner and book by Grace Barnes. This beautiful piece features a strong cast of women, soaring music, and an inside look into the tragic life of one of the most famous poets in the world.

Edgar : Baritone/Tenor : 25-40 : stubborn, determined, obsessed with his work

Muddy : Mezzo : 30-50 : a stoic, grounded voice of reason

Mother : Mezzo : 20s : a haunting presence in Edgar’s life

Elmira : Mezzo : 25-40 : a southern belle, understanding, patient, a place of salvation

Virginia : Soprano : 17-22 : youthful, naïve, a source of inspiration

Whore : Alto Belter : a streetwise woman, insightful and compassionate

hapax theatre is a not-for-profit organization based in Victoria, BC that is committed to providing opportunities to emerging artists. All productions produced by hapax theatre are structured on a profit sharing basis.

hapax theatre respectfully acknowledges that we live, create, and perform on the traditional territories of the Lekwungen People, today known as the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations.