|Theatre Arts holds auditions for musical, play|
Theatre Arts announces a call for actors, singers, and dancers for fall shows Tuesday, Aug. 29, in Burtness Theatre from 6 to 10 p.m. Sign up for an audition time on the call board in Room 5, Chandler Hall, before 4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29. Performance dates for "Dames at Sea" (musical) are Oct. 24-28, and Nov. 14-18 for "A Doll's House." Those auditioning are asked to prepare the following audition material:
* 16 bars from a song (preferably from a musical). Select audition piece from high point of the song. Our rehearsal pianist will accompany all candidates.
* One to one-and-a-half-minute monologue from realistic play (comedy or drama).
* Dress for a professional audition/interview.
Call back lists will be posted on Burtness and Chandler Hall front doors by 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29. Callbacks Wednesday, Aug. 30: Check the call board in Chandler Hall Wednesday morning for specific parts to prepare. Callbacks begin on Wednesday for everyone for both shows at 6 p.m. and will run until 10 p.m. Everyone wear clothes for dance and/or movement as part of the callback auditions.
"Dames at Sea" callbacks and dance audition will be on Burtness Mainstage. "A Doll’s House" callbacks will be in the Burtness Lab Theatre.
-- Kathleen McLennan, Chair, Theatre Arts, firstname.lastname@example.org, 701-777-2871