Saturday, Dec 7, 2013
McLeod Summer Playhouse Auditions
Date(s) & Time(s)::
February 2, 2013
Location: Altgeld Hall, Room 116, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
McLeod Summer Playhouse Auditions Adults and Young Girls for 2013 Season. The 2013 MSP season will include productions of The Tribal Love-Rock musical, HAIR (June 21 – 23 & 28 – 30) and the warm hearted family classic, ANNIE (July 12 – 14 & 19-2). Auditions for adult actors are at 10 am, with a special children’s audition for ANNIE at 2:30 pm.Return to event list.
Adult actors should register at 10:00 am. There will be a dance call at 11:00 am (everyone must attend), with individual auditions beginning at 12:00 noon. Actors will have 90 seconds (timed) to sing a musical theater selection and perform a comic monologue. A selection from one of the shows is permitted. Actors should bring dance wear for the dance audition, and sheet music with piano accompaniment and start, finish, and cuts clearly marked. No CD accompaniment. An accompanist will be provided.
The special children's audition for ANNIE will begin with registration at 2:30 pm. These auditions are for girls able to play ages 7 through 13. Young actresses must be able to sing, play a believable character and follow basic choreography. The directors are looking to cast all of the young girl roles in the production including the role of Annie.
Registration is at 2:30 pm. All interested girls will be asked to sing a selection from the song "Maybe." Music for this selection is available prior to the audition by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org or may be picked up at registration on the day of the auditions. The group will review the song at 3:00 pm, with individual vocal auditions, readings and movement auditions from 3:30 – 5pm. These are non-salaried position.
For more information: actors may visit the MPS website or contact J. Thomas Kidd.
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