The production of WAITRESS is thrilled to announce that the role of “Lulu” will be cast locally in Cleveland. The “Search for Lulu” is on for two young girls to alternate the role in four performances per week throughout the engagement.


The character of “Lulu” is a sweet and carefree 4-to-5-year-old who appears in the show’s final scene.

  • Shorter than 4'2"
  • Ages 3.5–5 years and not yet in kindergarten
  • Individuals, sets of twins or siblings
  • Space is limited to the first 40 applicants to sign up. You will be notified via email within 24 hours if you are confirmed for an audition slot. Please note your arrival time on your audition confirmation.


The “Search for Lulu” will take place in Cleveland on Monday, May 9, from 2-4 at Playhouse Square.

Each audition is expected to take approximately 5 minutes, however, timing may vary. Parents should be prepared to stay at the audition for approximately 1–2 hours. The audition will consist of the child reading two lines from the show. If possible, parents should bring a current headshot and resume for each child. Headshot, resume, and prior acting experience is not required.