Please read the show descriptions before submitting an application
to make sure you know what we’re looking for!
At Glitterbomb, we welcome performers who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer, asexual, intersex, questioning, gender non-conforming, and allies. Glitterbomb aims to be a safer space for our cast, crew, audiences, and communities. Performances or presentations which include cultural appropriation, racism, sexism, or other themes of oppression and marginalization will not be selected. However, cultural exchange and reflection, social critique, and artistic explorations of difficult topics are encouraged. Performers exploring potentially controversial topics will be encouraged to release artist statements about their work. Please check the lyrics of your songs to make sure they meet these standards before submitting.
All performance spots are paid, plus you keep your tips and get a drink comp at the bar. Call time for shows is 8:00pm, show at 9:00. Curtain call at 11:00pm is required. We expect our performers to behave professionally, and treat the production with respect. Please be sure you can commit fully to the production before submitting a pitch.
You MUST read the performer info page before applying!
Casting application is below the descriptions. Casting closes 3-5 weeks before the show. Please submit ONE act per application, but you can submit multiple applications for a show.
April 4 – Glitterbombs 4th Birthday
Glitterbomb is turning 4 and we want you to help us celebrate! We’re looking for fun, high energy numbers to keep the party going all night!! (psssst…..please be sure to read our guidelines with regard to food and liquid on the stage!)
April 11 – Musicals
Everyone’s favorite theme is back and bigger than ever. We’re looking for numbers paying tribute to musicals from stage or screen, then or now. Preference is given to songs that the audience can sing along with, but we want to see creative twists or unique mashups!
April 18 – Shrekaversary
We’re coming up on the 18th anniversary of the internet’s favorite movie. Looking for Shrek themed numbers, including any of the fairytale creatures Shrek shares his swamp with. Pack your onions, grab your parfaits, and let’s get swampy!!
April 25 – Half-O-Ween
Good news everyone – we’re at the halfway point to Halloween! That means it’s time to start buying pumpkins and hanging up cobwebs. Submit your favorite halloween, horror movie, or just plain spooky numbers!!
This show is all about the purple!!! You can wear purple costuming, perform to Prince songs, turn yourself into Grimace, Barney, or the Purple People Eater, or shimmy your grapes off while drinking wine! Got an eggplant act? Are you a fan of grape Fanta? Hit us with your purplest punch!
It’s almost Mother’s Day, so what better way to show our love than by paying tribute to our favorite moms? Looking for numbers featuring favorite mom characters from film and television.
Calling all artists! We’re looking for creative interpretations of artists, famous works of art, or your own expressions of creativity.
Are you a goblin or a ghoul? Wizard or wight? Dragon or dungeon master? We want to see your best fandom acts from the fantasy realms.
OMG! AS IF! This show pays tribute to the glory days of teenage years. Teenage tributes from any generation are welcome at this show…. think Clueless, Mean Girls, She’s All That, Breakfast Club, Varsity Blues, Pitch Perfect, High School Musical, Princess Diaries, Superbad, American Pie, and so much more!
We’re on the hunt for Marvin the Martian, E.T., Men in Black, Signs, Star Trek, Star Wars, and any other awesome aliens from your favorite sci-fi! For this show, we’re looking for specific aliens or tributes (no generic aliens).
Y’all promised to always throw sunshine, so now’s your chance! We’re looking for numbers about what makes you truly happy in life – from the poignant to the pointless, we want all your good feelings!! Guest produced by Neon Fury.
This high-fashion, ultra-elegant show will feature performers of color bringing fabulous flair, like feathers and leather, silk and satin, and lace and grace. Send us your most luscious luxurious acts!
Are you the biggest fish in the sea? We want to see you flaunting that fin! Show us your teeth! We’re on the hunt for acts with bite, so come on in, the water’s fine!
You MUST read the performer info page before applying, and be prepared to uphold the show guidelines before and during your booking.
**********If you’re submitting multiple numbers please use a separate application form for each submission.**********
If you’re submitting more than one act, they must be put on SEPARATE applications!
PLEASE NOTE THAT CASTING EMAILS ARE RETURNED APPROXIMATELY 4 WEEKS BEFORE THE SHOW DATE. PLEASE DO NOT PANIC IF YOU DON’T HEAR BACK RIGHT AWAY!