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Patio Playhouse Community Theater proudly announce
A U D I T I O N S
For the upcoming non-Equity, non-profit production, at Patio Playhouse, Escondido, CA
Book by William Finn and James Lapine

Music and Lyrics by William Finn

A PPCT PRODUCTION
by arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.
Produced by Brenda Townsend & Connie Fischl
Directed by Mary Bright & Richard Brousil

Auditions:
7pm Sun. Jan. 4, 2015
7pm Mon. Jan. 5, 2015
Appointments available
Callbacks:
Sat. Jan. 10 2pm

Auditions and callbacks will be held at
Patio Playhouse
116 S Kalmia Street, Escondido, CA 92025
Between Vinz Wine Bar and Continental Deli

Performances - March 20-April 19, 2014; Fri & Sat, 8:00pm; Sun 2:00pm
(3/20,21,22,27,28,29- 4/10,11,12,17,18,19) No performances April 3, 4 & 5(Easter weekend)

Vocal auditions require a one minute prepared song. (Please provide your own CD, cassette tape or MP3 musical
accompaniment, a non-vocal instrumental. No a cappella-preferred.)

Acting/movement auditions (at callbacks) Cold readings from script; wear comfortable clothing/dance shoes for movement.
All roles open. Please bring headshot and résumé.

MARVIN
TRINA - his ex-wife
JASON - his son, Bar Mitzvah age
WHIZZER - his lover
MENDEL - his psychiatrist
DR. CHARLOTTE - one of the "lesbians from next door" and a friend of Marvin's
CORDELIA - Charlotte's lover, Marvin's friend, and a baker

Go to falsettos.patioplayhouse.com to signup and (optionally) schedule your audition online or call (760) 717-6315.
For production information or to work on the crew, call (619) 807-5052 or (760) 580-1230
From the award winning composer of 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee 


Auditions for MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY

Tuesday, February 10 or Wednesday, February 11*

Valley Youth Theatre

525 N First St, Phoenix, 85004

Details at VYT.com/on-stage/auditions

 

*Performers need only attend one audition day, but dates are subject to change.

Note: There are no fees to audition for or perform in VYT mainstage productions.

 

Tickets On Sale February 2, 2015

Valley Youth Theatre Presents

THE MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY

April 10 thru 26, 2015

Live On Stage at Valley Youth Theatre

525 N First St, Phoenix, 85004

Tickets at VYT.com

or by calling 602.253.8188 x2

 

Stanley folds his way around the world during the 50th anniversary of his best-selling book series.

 

SHOWTIMES:

Friday, Apr. 10 @ 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, Apr. 11, 18 & 25 @ 12:00 & 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, Apr. 12, 19 & 26 @ 12:00 & 3:00 p.m.

 

Tickets are $18 each, plus fees.

 

 

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Auditions for INTO THE WOODS

Tuesday, April 14 or Wednesday, April 15*

Valley Youth Theatre

525 N First St, Phoenix, 85004

Details at VYT.com/on-stage/auditions

 

*Performers need only attend one audition day, but dates are subject to change.

Note: There are no fees to audition for or perform in VYT mainstage productions.

 

Tickets On Sale April 6, 2014

Valley Youth Theatre Presents

INTO THE WOODS

June 12 thru 28, 2015

Live On Stage at the Herberger Theater Center

222 E Monroe St, Phoenix, 85004

Tickets at HerbergerTheater.org

or by calling 602.252.8497

 

The Brothers Grimm hit the stage in this epic fairy tale featuring Tony Award-winning music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.

 

SHOWTIMES:

Friday, June 12, 19 & 26 @ 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 13, 20 & 27 @ 2 & 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, June 14, 21 & 28 @ 2 p.m.

Thursday, June 18 & 25 @ 7:30 p.m.

 

Ticket prices start at $20 and vary by seating location.

 

 

 

MTA Announces Auditions for Broadway Hit CATS

Vocal Audition Prep Workshop Available  

Anthem, Ariz.  December 5, 2014 – Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) announces auditions for the Tony® Award-winning Broadway hit, CATS, with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber. Based on the universally popular poetry of T.S. Eliot, CATS tells the story, in song and dance, of the annual gathering of Jellicle cats at which time one special cat is selected to ascend to the Heaviside layer. Come be a part of this true musical theatre phenomenon!  Auditions will be held January 10 and 11 in Anthem for ages 10-adult, no-cut for ages 10-19.  

The award-winning production staff includes Director and Choreographer Sherry Henderson, Producer and Co-Vocal Director Jackie Hammond, Co-Vocal Director Shawna Weitekamp, and Production Manager Sarah Brayer Rehearsals begin January 15, with performances taking place March 5-8.   

Vocal auditions will be held on Saturday, January 10 at 12:00 p.m. for those with last names A-L, and at 12:30 for those with last names M-Z.  The Dance Call for everyone will be on Sunday, January 11 at 10:00 a.m., with dance callbacks at 11:30 a.m. and regular callbacks at 12:30.  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 musical theatre song, 16-32 bars or one minute in length.  Bring an accompaniment CD or iPod to sing with; you may also sing a capella if needed.  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.  

Vocal Audition Preparation Workshop will be held on January 8 and 9 from 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at MTA. Get a leg up on your audition by working with the vocal directors who will discuss the material from the show/the style of the show, the vocal portion of the audition, teach music from the show, and much more! Workshop participants will get to audition prior to the general audition time.  The ninety-minute group session is just $35, and space is limited to 20 participants. Visit www.musicaltheatreofanthem.org to reserve your spot.   

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 Disney’s Sleeping Beauty KIDS

Presented by Musical Theatre of Anthem  

Audition Workshop Available  

Anthem, Ariz.  December 5, 2014 – Musical Theatre of Anthem (MTA) announces auditions for their upcoming musical production, Disney’s Sleeping Beauty KIDS on January 10. This classic fairy tale comes to life as three fairies – Flora, Fauna and Merryweather – use their magic to save Princess Aurora from the spell of evil sorceress Maleficent.  The award-winning theatre will cast all who audition, ages 6-9.  

The production staff includes Director Cydney Trent, Vocal Director Ginette Rossi, and Choreographer and Production Manager Sarah Brayer. Jackie Hammond is producing the show. Rehearsals begin January 15, with performances taking place February 19-22.  

Vocal auditions will be held on Saturday, January 10 at 10:30 a.m.  The Dance Call for everyone will be on Sunday, January 11 at 9:00 a.m., with callbacks at 10:00 a.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 musical theatre song, 16-32 bars or one minute in length.  Bring an accompaniment CD or iPod to sing with; you may also sing a capella if needed.  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.  

Audition Preparation Workshops will be held on January 8 and 9 from 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. at MTA. Get a leg up on your audition by working with the Director of Disney’s Sleeping Beauty KIDS through cold reads, acting technique, characterization and more.  Participants of the workshops will get to audition prior to the general audition time. Cost is just $35, and each session is limited to 18 participants. Visit www.musicaltheatreofanthem.org to reserve your spot.  

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.


AUDITIONS for Oliver!

Cactus Shadows Fine Arts Center is 25 years old and they are celebrating by

re-mounting the FIRST play ever produced there.  Oliver was produced 25 years ago as a collaborative production between DFT and Cactus Shadows High School and involved community members from throughout the area.  
Auditions are Saturday, December 6

Click here to see audition details and to sign up


YOUNG ARTISTS ENSEMBLE Holds Auditions for Disney’s ALADDIN, JR.

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Young Artists Ensemble holds auditions for Disney’s Aladdin, Jr. directed by Suzanne Tobin with music direction by Zachary Spencer.  With music by Alan Menken, 
lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, the play is based on the 1992 Disney film Aladdin.  The book is adapted with additional lyrics by Jim Luigs and the music is adapted and arranged by Bryan Louiselle. 
            Auditions are held December 6 and 7 by appointment only.  Time slots begin at 10:00 am Saturday morning and 1:15pm Sunday and are held at the Hillcrest Center for the Arts, 403 West Hillcrest Drive in Thousand Oaks.   Auditions will last 2 hours and 15 minutes.  Actors are requested to prepare a one-minute memorized song and bring sheet music in the appropriate key.  An accompanist will be provided and no prerecorded accompaniment is permitted.  Actors may be asked to do a cold reading from the script and some improvisation and movement.  Actors with gymnastic experience are encouraged to audition and to note this on their Audition Form.  Callbacks will be held Monday, December 8 from 5:30 to 10:00 pm.  Performances are January 30 – February 15, 2015, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 p.m.  There will be four performances with the addition of actors with special needs on one additional weekend, February 20- 22, 2015.

All participants must be at least 10 years old and not yet 20 years old by February 15, 2015.  Character descriptions and all other information is available on the YAE web site.    Rehearsals are Mondays 5:00 – 7:00 pm, Wednesdays from 5:00 – 8:00pm and Saturdays from 10am to 2pm beginning Saturday, December 13, 2014.  All cast and parents must attend a mandatory welcome meeting on Wednesday, December 10 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm.  If cast, there is a $180 participation fee.  Financial Assistance is available. Call (805) 381-2747 or visitwww.yaeonline.com if you have any questions. 

            Magic, mayhem, and music follow young Aladdin everywhere after he discovers a rather gregarious genie in a lamp! Families can join Aladdin on his fantastical journey from street rat to prince as he encounters the strong-willed Jasmine, the evil Jafar, the hilarious parrot Iago, a Magic Carpet, and a slew of other madcap characters. Disney's Aladdin, Jr. is also a part of the award-winning Conejo Theatre For Everyone, teaming up YAE kids and performers with special needs for a unique theatrical experience.

Single show tickets for DISNEY’S ALLADIN, JR. are $17 for adults and $16 for children, students and seniors.  Tickets can be purchased by calling 805-381-1246 or atwww.yaeonline.com.  There is a 10% discount for groups of ten or more for a single performance. Call (805) 381-2747 or visit www.yaeonline.com if you have any questions. A mini-season of tickets may be purchased for Disney’s Aladdin, Jr. and the spring production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM at the reduced rate of $25.50 for adults and $22.50 for children/students/seniors for both shows. Tickets for the Conejo Theatre For Everyone performances, February 20 – 22, are only $10.

Young Artists Ensemble has received many accolades in the past 34 years including the Encore Statue Award from the City of Thousand Oaks for Excellence in the Arts, and Best Innovative Program 2011, Large District from the California Association of Recreation and Park Districts.  Most recently, it received top honors in the National Youth Arts Awards for the 2013 Teen Summer Musical 42ND STREET and for its innovative Conejo Theatre for Everyone production of THE HOBBIT

 

DETAILS FOR CALENDAR LISTINGS

AUDITIONS

WHAT: AUDITIONS FOR DISNEY’S ALADDIN, JR Make a Wish and Find a Whole New World!

WHEN:

TIME SLOTS:

Saturday, December 6, 10:00am, 1:00pm, and 3:00pm

Sunday, September 7 at 1:15pm and 5:30pm

CALL BACKS:

Monday, December 8, 5:30 – 10:00pm


WHERE:  

Hillcrest Center for the Arts

403 W. Hillcrest Drive

Thousand Oaks, CA


HOW:  (805) 381-2747 or www.yaeonline.com for audition appointment.


PROCESS: Please prepare a one minute song and bring sheet music. A live accompanist will be provided; no pre-recorded music is permitted. Wear clothes that are comfortable and easy to move in.  Be prepared to do a cold reading and improvisation.  If you have gymnastic ability, please note that on your audition form.


IF CAST:  There is a fee of $180. Financial Assistance is available. Mandatory Parents’ meeting on Wednesday, December 10 from 6:00 – 7:00 pm.  Rehearsals begin Saturday, December 13.  Rehearsals are held Mondays 5:00 – 7:00 pm, Wednesdays 5:00 - 8:00pm and Saturdays from 10am to 2pm.


OTHER:  Free parking is always available. 

 

DETAILS FOR CALENDAR LISTINGS

PERFORMANCES

WHAT: DISNEY’S ALADDIN, JR Make a Wish and Find a Whole New World!  Magic, Mayhem, and Music follow young Aladdin everywhere after he discovers a rather gregarious genie in a lamp! Join Aladdin on his fantastical journey from street rat to prince as he encounters Jasmine, a Magic Carpet, and a slew of other madcap characters.

 

WHEN: Performances: January 30 – February 15, 2015

Fridays, January 30, February 6 and 13 at 7:30 p.m.

Saturdays, January 31, February 7 and 14 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Sundays, February 1, 8 and 15 at 2:00 p.m.

 

WHERE:  

Hillcrest Center for the Arts

403 W. Hillcrest Drive

Thousand Oaks, CA


HOW:  (805) 381-1246 or www.yaeonline.com


TICKETS: Reserved: Adults $17, Children, Students and Seniors $16. Groups of ten or more receive a discount of 10% if purchased in a single transaction.  Mini Season tickets are also available for this production and A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

 

OTHER:  Free parking is always available. Accessible seating available by calling (805) 381-1246.  Assisted Listening devices available in the Box Office.

 

ALSO: Disney’s Aladdin, Jr is also a part of the award-winning Conejo Theatre For Everyone, teaming up YAE kids and performers with special needs for a unique theatrical experience.

 

WHEN: Performances: February 20 - 22, 2015:

Fridays, February 20 at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, February 21 at 2:00 and 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, February 22 at 2:00 p.m.


Center Stage Productions is holding auditions for Shrek the Musical on December 4 and 9 with callbacks on December 11th.  Rehearsals begin January 7, 2015.  Show will perform March 27-29, 2015.  For information, call 760-807-8654 or go to www.centerstagesd.com.