All of our auditions are open to the entire community. We are proud to be a teaching stage. Come out and play!
For all of our auditions, please try to arrive early to ensure you have time to fill our forms and have audition photos made. Resumes and head shots are not expected or required.
Dracula, The Vampire Strikes Back - casting chorus/ensemble roles
Sunday, September 14 at 7pm
Monday, September 15 at 7pm.
Jessica Burchfield (Music Director) and Rodney Hamilton (Choreographer) will be looking for:
- 4 to 6 male and female singer/dancers, ages 16 to 25
- at least two each mature male and female singers
- 3 young children, ages 7 and 11
The chorus / ensemble will be asked to provide a basic black leotard, tights and/or dance wear for the production. For the audition, please wear clothing and shoes suitable for dance movement.
Please have 16 bars of music prepared for audition.
Directed by David Middleton, Dracula, The Vampire Strikes Back, is a fund-raiser for City Theatre and styled after a traditional British form of entertainment called Panto.
Panto is known for its rowdy productions with elements of vaudeville and British music halls. The performances always feature stock characters, drag comedy, double-entendre, outrageous puns, corny jokes (groaners), musical numbers and noisy audience participation.
Production dates are October 24 – November 2.
A Christmas Story – audition dates as follows:
Sunday, September 21 at 5:30pm – auditions for all juvenile roles
Sunday, September 21 at 7:30pm – auditions for all adult roles
Monday, September 22 at 7pm – reserved for call backs.
Please note that note that no new juvenile parts will be read on Monday unless contacted and approved ahead of time.
Director: Stephen Bell
Cold Readings from the Script.
- Ralph (adult Ralphie) “Narrator (onstage)” – age 35 & up
- Four Boys: able to play age 9 – 11
- One Boy: able to play age 7 – 9
- “The Old Man (father)”: able to play age 40 – 50
- Mom: able to play age 35 – 45
- Miss Shields: able to play age 25 & up
- Two Girls (minor roles but visible): able to play age 9 – 11
Other Minor Walk-on Roles – All Adult, any age, any gender:
- The Cowboy
- The Tree Lot Owner
- The Delivery Man
- The Voice of a Neighbor
The possibilities exist to cast MANY other people in crowd scenes and as extras if interested.
Production Dates are December 5 – 21.