Membership in the Magic Castle Junior Society is based on audition. Anyone between the ages of 13 and 20 may apply and audition for the Junior Society. Auditions are held twice a year, once in September and once in March, on the last Saturday of the respective months unless otherwise posted.
Auditions are held at the Magic Castle (7001 Franklin Ave., Hollywood CA). The doors open at 1:00 PM and auditions generally start around 2:00 PM. Applications are available at the door and can be filled out when you arrive. It is advisable to arrive at the Castle around 12:30 PM. Auditions being with the stage performers in the Palace of Mystery and then conclude with the close-up performers in the Parlor of Prestidigitation. Auditions generally last for approximately 3 hours (always depending on the number of applicants). Family and friends are invited to watch all the auditions. Applicant's are required to stay until the end of the auditions to answer any questions the Sponsors might have.