Audition 2018: Microburst Theatre Festival

This year’s Microburst Theatre Festival will be directed by George Nelson and performed October 18-20. Auditions will be held on Wednesday, September 5th from 5-8pm and Thursday, September 6th from 5-8pm. Call backs will be on Friday, September 7th from 5-8pm. Please come prepared with two 1-minute contrasting monologues in a contemporary style. Cold reads will be available if desired. Sign-ups are located  on the Nelke callboard.

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AUDITION 2018: On Pitch Performing Arts – Forever Plaid

Auditions for On Pitch Performing Arts’ Forever Plaid
Directed by Alex and Candra Young.
On Pitch Performing Arts is located in Layton.

Auditions will be August 17 from 6:00-9:00 pm
Callbacks will be August 18th from 10am – 12pm.

TO SIGN UP FOR AN AUDITION TIME: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409044fa8a923a4fc1-forever

Ages 16 and up. Please come to your audition with the following:

-A song that is 16 bars (NO LONGER than 30 seconds) of a Broadway Style Musical. Please bring your music on an IPOD or Music Player. NO ACCOMPANIST Will be provided.
-A comedic monologue in the style of the show no longer than 90 seconds.
-Your suit jacket size. *PLEASE FIND OUT IF YOU AREN’T SURE*
-Headshot, please bring a picture if you don’t have a headshot

Please bring ALL conflicts! Rehearsals start August 28th and will run Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday nights and Saturday mornings.

The show opens October 25th and will run till November 3rd. (Shows on: October 25th, 26th, 27th, 29th, November 1st, 2nd, 3rd (2:00 pm), 3rd (7:30 pm).)

We may double cast depending on conflicts.

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Casting Call 2018: Kenneth Cope’s New Musical “Son of Man” – Photo Shoot

Kenneth Cope is producing the premiere cast recording of his newest musical “Son of Man” about the life of Jesus Christ. We are casting for models to portray the characters in the album art and promotional materials. We are looking for individuals who resemble the people of Jerusalem at the time of Christ, including men with long hair and beards.

Application Deadline: June 15, 2018

SEEKING
All characters should resemble the people of ancient Israel. (ie Middle Eastern/Mediterranean looking)

  • Jesus: male; 30s; long hair and beard
  • Young Teenage Jesus: male; 12-15 yrs old or looks it; long hair
  • Young Boy Jesus: male; 3-6 yrs old; long hair
  • Baby Jesus: baby with dark hair born in the first couple of weeks of June
  • Young John the Beloved: male; 20s; long hair; beard optional
  • Older John the Beloved: male; 50s; long hair and beard
  • Older Judah (fictional character): male; 60s; long hair and beard
  • Angel Gabriel: male; 30s; long hair; beard optional
  • Mary Magdalene: female; early 30s; long dark hair

WHEN
Application due Friday, June 15th
Shoot is 2-3 days the week of July 4th. Those cast will most likely only be needed one day.

LOCATION
TBD Wasatch Front; applicants must be able to work as a local

RATE
$200/day + 15% agency fee, if applicable

TO APPLY
Follow this link to fill out an application form and submit CURRENT photos.
https://airtable.com/shrRfyZ3KdGubX9bj

Please direct any questions to stragacasting@gmail.com or benartcasting@gmail.com.

AUDITION 2018: Midvale Main Street Theatre – Mamma Mia!

Midvale Main Street Theatre is excited to announce auditions for it’s upcoming fall musical, Mamma Mia! Show dates will be October 11-27, 2018. Auditions will be held on Friday, June 22, 2018 from 6-10pm at 7711 South Main Street (700 West) Midvale, Utah 84047. Please prepare 16-32 bars of music in the style of the show. Please bring music on a CD or phone/iPod. No accompanist will be available. To schedule an appointment, please sign up at the following link: here. WALK IN AUDITIONS WILL BE FIT IN DURING DOWN TIME, BUT APPOINTMENTS WILL TAKE PRIORITY. Callbacks (by invitation only): Saturday, June 23rd, 2018. 1pm.

Audition: Castle Theatre Festival 2018 – Twelfth Night and the Tempest

Auditions continue for Twlefth Night and the Tempest at the Castle Theatre Festival in Provo. Auditions will be held on Wednesday, May 30 from 4-7 pm in D-341 of the HFAC. BYUTempest is a Fringe event the weekend of August 2-6 and Twelfth Night plays in repertory July 27-28, August 9-12, 14-18. Please come prepared to do readings and monologues. For more information, please contact Kathy Curtiss, (917)225-7643.

Audition: Hale Center Theater 2018 – Daddy Long Legs

Auditions for Daddy Long Legs will be held, by appointment only, Monday, May 28th, 2018 at Hale Studios (537 N. 1200 W. in Orem).

Appointments may be made by calling the box office at 801-226-8600. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment to fill out the appropriate paperwork before your audition time.

Please prepare 16 bars of a song in the style of the show. An accompanist will be provided. Headshots and resumes are encouraged. Bring sheet your sheet music.  No minus tracks may be used.

Daddy Long Legs will be directed by David Morgan with music direction by Justin Bills and choreography by Jenny Barlow.

Callbacks, by invitation only, will be on Saturday, June 2nd, 2018.

Anyone who is unable to attend the initial audition may submit an audition form and video. Please send your video along with a headshot, resume, and your audition form to meagan@haletheater.org no later than May 27th to be considered for callbacks. You may download the audition form HERE

Character Descriptions
(Auditions are open for Men ages 25-40 & Young Looking Women ages 20-25)

JERUSHA ABBOTT (Female, ages 20-25): Witty and intelligent, received funding for college from an anonymous benefactor whom she dubs Daddy Long Legs. The oldest orphan in the John Grier Home. Vocal Range: G3-Bb5

JERVIS PENDLETON (Male, ages 30-40): Jerusha’s anonymous benefactor. A shy and socially awkward philanthropist. Vocal Range: G3-G#4

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Audition: Draper Historic Theatre 2018 – Thoroughly Modern Millie

Draper Historic Theatre is excited to announce auditions for their production of Thoroughly Modern Millie

AUDITION DATES AND TIMES: May 15th from 7-9 & May 16th from 7-9
Make your Appointments at the Following Link: https://goo.gl/forms/YiD5HkjQxjUsTdA22
LOCATION:
Auditions will be held at the theatre: 12366 South 900 East, Draper, Utah

Callbacks, by invitation only May 19th from 10-2

This production will be COLOR BLIND CASTING for all roles except for Muzzy, Ching Ho and Bun Foo where color appropriate casting is required. All genders and body types are also welcome to audition. Casting is open for all roles and for ages 14 and above.

Auditioners are asked to prepare to sing 16-32 bars of a song in the style of, or from, the show and a short (less than 30 second) comedic monologue. No accompanist will be provided, plugins for MP3 players/phones and tablets with a standard 2.5 mm or lightning plug (for iPhones) will be provided. We would prefer NO A CAPELLA SINGING! Please find the karaoke or minus track, we want to hear your voice! Headshots and resumes are preferred but not required.

ROLES:

Millie Dillmount
A spunky, modern woman trying to make it in New York City. She falls in love with Jimmy. Our story’s protagonist.
Gender: Female
Age: 20 to 25
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: G#3

Jimmy Smith
A suave city slicker who unexpectedly becomes the story’s hero. He falls in love with Millie.
Gender: Male
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: C3

Mrs. Meers
A former actress turned human trafficker pretending to be a kindly chinese woman. She oversees the Hotel Priscilla where she secretly sells her tenants.
Gender: Female
Age: 45 to 55
Vocal range top: Bb4
Vocal range bottom: E3

Miss Dorothy Brown
A naive, wealthy girl who has moved to New York to change her lifestyle. She becomes Millie’s roommate and confidant.
Gender: Female
Age: 20 to 25
Vocal range top: C6
Vocal range bottom: B3

Ching Ho
A Chinese immigrant working to bring his mother to the United States. Younger brother of Bun Foo and henchman to Mrs. Meers. Sings and speaks in chinese.
Gender: Male
Age: 18 to 25
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2

Bun Foo
A Chinese immigrant working to bring his mother to the United States. Older brother of Ching Ho and henchman to Mrs. Meers. Sings and speaks in chinese.
Gender: Male
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: E3

Miss Flannery
An uptight, stern office manager. She runs the stenographer pool at Sincere Trust Insurance Company.
Gender: Female
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: Bb3

Trevor Graydon
An executive at the Sincere Trust Insurance Company. He is sharp, ambitious, and secretly romantic.
Gender: Male
Age: 30 to 40
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: A2

Muzzy Van Hossmere
A glamorous actress and singer at a night club. She becomes Millie’s friend and mentor.
It is the authors’ preference that, for thematic reasons, the role of Muzzy be played by an actress of color as an African-American character.
Gender: Female
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: G#3

Ensemble
Moderns; Stenographers; Hotel Priscilla Girls; Muzzy’s Boys, etc.

If you absolutely cannot make the auditions or the callbacks please either message Todd Taylor or email him at tetaylor12@gmail.com and we can make arrangements.

AUDITION: Taylorsville Arts Council 2018 – Annie Get Your Gun

Taylorsville Arts Council is holding auditions for their summer musical Annie Get Your Gun, May 3rd and 4th from 6:30-8:30 at Taylorsville City Hall, 2600 West Taylorsville Blvd. Those wishing to audition should come prepared with 32 bars of a song in the style of the show, an accompanist will be provided. A resume and headshot not necessary, but extremely helpful. Families are encouraged to audition. Callbacks will be by invite only on Saturday, May 5th. The show will run July 16-21, at the SLCC Redwood Road Alder Amphitheater.