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Announcing Auditions 
Showcase Company 
Winter/Spring Season 

Carlsbad Community Theatre is proud to announce auditions for the Showcase Company. This year round company is intended for experienced performers age 10-18 dedicated to expanding their skills and education in musical theatre through weekly classes and performances throughout the Carlsbad community. 

During the Winter/Spring Season, Showcase cast members will work together to create a memorable show for the Holidays, followed by our very popular Cabaret. 

The seasons will conclude with a new spring production exclusively for Showcase members.
Acceptance to the company will be determined by audition. 
Please bring the following to the audition: 
• A cd with a one-minute Karaoke version of a Broadway song in the correct key. 
Please make sure that the cd is in an mp3 format and you have tested it on something other than your computer. No a’capella singing will be allowed. 
• Also bring one non-returnable resume and headshot.
We are looking for serious performers committed to attending all rehearsals and performances. The Showcase rehearses every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:45pm - 5:45pm. Bring your calendar and your conflict list to the audition.
Auditions: October 21st, 2014 (by appointment only)
Time: 3PM-3:45PM
Place: Woman’s Club of Carlsbad, 3320 Monroe Street, Carlsbad 92008 
Appointments: producercct@gmail.com ATTN: TINA
We are so excited to continue building this Showcase Company and look forward to helping our Carlsbad youth develop a solid performing arts repertoire to share with our community. 
The first class of this season will be on October 28th
Please contact us with questions. We look forward to seeing you at auditions. 


Auditions Announced for Musical Theatre of Anthem’s Holiday Show

 

Anthem, Ariz. September 24, 2014 – Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) is holding auditions for ages 9 - 19 for their upcoming Holiday Show to be held December 12-14 in Anthem.  This concert-style performance will feature sounds of the season, including classic carols and popular music. Select performers will also be chosen to perform in various venues around the Valley in December, including Glendale Glitters, Outlets at Anthem events, hospitals and nursing homes.  The show will be directed and vocal directed by Jackie Hammond, along with co-vocal director Karen Blanzy.  

General auditions for ages 9 – 19 will be held on Saturday, November 1 at 11:00 a.m. at MTA’s performance space at 42323 N. Vision Way, Anthem, AZ  85086.  Those auditioning should prepare an acapella carol or holiday song, one minute in length.  Please have your registration materials (available on the website) completed prior to coming to the audition.  If you are unable to make the scheduled audition time, please contact musicaltheatreofanthem@gmail.com for an alternate appointment time.  

About MTA

Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) is an award-winning, non-profit theater company located in Anthem, Arizona.  The mission of MTA is to develop youth and adults within the field of performing arts while enhancing their intrinsic creativity and brokering their vast talents.  MTA trains and educates youth so that they can become the artists, patrons, and leaders of tomorrow while providing opportunities to adults that empower them and foster their creativity.  MTA’s principles include casting all who audition in select productions, presenting high quality shows that everyone can enjoy, and providing a positive environment where performers can practice teamwork and communication skills while experiencing the pride of accomplishment.  Supported in part by the Arizona Commission on the Arts which receives support from the State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts.


Casting Call for MTA’s The Diary of Anne Frank

Anthem, Ariz.  September 24, 2014 – Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) announces auditions for their upcoming dramatic play, The Diary of Anne Frank, the gripping new adaptation by Wendy Kesselman.  Newly discovered writings from the diary of Anne Frank, as well as survivor accounts, are interwoven to create a contemporary impassioned story of the lives of people persecuted under Nazi rule. Auditions for this cut production are open for ages 13 – adult. The show will be produced by Jackie Hammond and directed by Laura O’Meara, with production assistant Sarah Brayer.  

Auditions will be held on Saturday, November 1 at 11:00 a.m., with call backs on Sunday, November 2 at 12:00 p.m.  Auditions, callbacks, and rehearsals will be held at MTA’s performance space at 42323 N. Vision Way, Anthem, AZ  85086.  Those auditioning should prepare a one minute monologue matching the style and time period of the show.  Please have your registration materials (available on the website) completed prior to coming to the audition.  If you are unable to make the scheduled audition time, please contact musicaltheatreofanthem@gmail.com for an alternate appointment time.  Rehearsals begin November 6, with performances taking place January 8-11, 2015.   

About MTA

Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) is an award-winning, non-profit theater company located in Anthem, Arizona.  The mission of MTA is to develop youth and adults within the field of performing arts while enhancing their intrinsic creativity and brokering their vast talents.  MTA trains and educates youth so that they can become the artists, patrons, and leaders of tomorrow while providing opportunities to adults that empower them and foster their creativity.  MTA’s principles include casting all who audition in select productions, presenting high quality shows that everyone can enjoy, and providing a positive environment where performers can practice teamwork and communication skills while experiencing the pride of accomplishment.  Supported in part by the Arizona Commission on the Arts which receives support from the State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts.


Audition For The Giver at Fountain Hills Youth Theater

 

Jonas lives in a perfect world – without war, fear, or pain. When chosen to be The Receiver of Memories, he meets an ancient man named The Giver. What follows is an unimaginable journey. Will Jonas accept his destiny or will he make a decision that will alter his life – and perhaps millions of others – forever? This exhilarating adaptation of the award-winning book will keep you on the edge of your seat.

 

 Casting ages 11-19 with one female role for ages 7-10 

Audition Dates: 
Monday, October 6th and Tuesday, October 7th at 5:45pm
Possible Callbacks: October 8th
Production Dates: November 14th - 23rd
 
Audition Registration Required
Call 480-837-9661 x3 to schedule
 
Auditioners should prepare:
 - 1-2 minute monologue
- a headshot or school photo, and resume if available
- a list of possible rehearsal conflicts 
 
Casting:
FATHER……………………  Jonas' good natured father - Male age 16 to 19

MOTHER…………………… Jonas' good natured mother - Female age 16 to 19

LILY…………………………  Jonas' 7 year old sister - Female age 7 to 10

JONAS……………………… An 11 year old boy about to grow older - Male age 11 To 14

ASHER……………………… Jonas' 11 year old best friend - Male age 11 to 14

FIONA……………………… Another 11 year old friend of Jonas - Female age 11 to 14 Red hair

THE CHIEF ELDER…… The master of the ceremony - Male or Female age 16 to adult.

ROSEMARY………………  A young girl from the Giver's past - Female age 11 to 16

COMMUNITY MEMBERS…Various people and voices throughout the show.  
                                                2 to 4 male and 2 to 4 females age 12 to 19 

NEXT AUDITION:
A Christmas Carol the Musical
November 1st and 4th
Casting all ages

The Little Mermaid Jr. 
November 24th & 25th
Casting ages 7-19

For all auditions, visit http://www.fhtaz.org/youth-theater/auditions/
  

STARLIGHT COMMUNITY THEATER ANNOUNCES

Casting Call for Miracle on 34th Street

 

Casting Call for ALL ages.  “Miracle on 34th Street” is a holiday classic by the writer of “The Music Man,” Meredith Willson and based on the movie of the same name.   This joyous, heartwarming musical is pure family entertainment!  All who audition should be prepared to sing 32 bars of a musical theater show tune and do some reading and movement/choreography. Please bring a CD or mp3 player with recorded accompaniment.

Dates & Times:

9 am Saturday, September 27 or

1 pm Sunday, September 28

 

Location:

1611 W Whispering Wind Dr #160, Phoenix, AZ 85085

(1 block SW of Happy Valley & 16th Ave., W of I-17)

 

Performances will be at 7 pm on Fridays, 2 pm and 7 pm on Saturdays, 2 pm on Sundays, December 5-14

 

For more information go to www.StarlightCommunityTheater.com

or visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/StarlightCommunityTheater/


Auditions for A WINNIE-THE-POOH CHRISTMAS TAIL

Monday, October 20 or Tuesday, October 21*

Valley Youth Theatre

525 N First St, Phoenix, 85004

Details available at VYT.com/on-stage/auditions

 

*Actors need only attend one audition date.

Note: There are no fees to audition for or perform in Valley Youth Theatre mainstage productions.