YOUTH AUDITIONS

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FALL 2019 AUDITION INFORMATION

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THE MUSIC MAN JR. Casting Ages 7+

Audition Dates: Monday-Wednesday July 15-17 6pm-9pm | First Congregation Church (Basement), 111 Church St, Hartland, WI 53029

Potential CALLBACK Thursday, July 18th, 2019 | 6pm-9pm

Workshop Dates: 

Kickstarter Camp: August 26-30 | Monday-Friday | 3:30pm-7:30pm | ALL CALLED

Rehearsals: September 3-October 16 | Monday, Tuesday & Thursday | Between 5:30-8:30pm | Called As needed

Performance Dates: October 17-20, 2019

 

About the Audition:

Ages 7-18. Casting 25+ Students.

All students must audition to be cast in any of the summer workshops. Students cast, will be placed by the directors in a production based on skill level, ages, roles available and actor availability. Actors must be available for ALL TECH (the week before performances) and performance dates to be cast.

Please prepare an age-appropriate monologue from a play, musical or movie (Doesn't need to be memorized). Auditions will be by appointment and will include both an individual and group audition.

1-hour Audition will consist of both an individual (5 minutes) & group portion:

  • 16-32 bars of a musical theatre song of your choice (a capella)

  • A 1-minute monologue (does not need to be memorized, but is preferred). Monologues will be available to students who do not have one.

  • Group Reading

About the Show:

There's trouble in River City! Master showman Harold Hill is in town and he’s got “seventy-six trombones” in tow. Can upright, uptight Marian, the town librarian, resist his powerful allure?  The story follows the fast-talking traveling salesman as he cons the people of River City, Iowa, into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys' band he vows to organize. The catch? He doesn't know a trombone from a treble clef. His plans to skip town with the cash are foiled when he falls for Marian, whose belief in Harold’s power just might help him succeed in the end in spite of himself. Based on Meredith Willson's six-time-Tony-Award-winning musical comedy, The Music Man JR. features some of musical theatre’s most iconic songs and a story filled with wit, warmth and good old-fashioned romance.  The Music Man JR. is family entertainment at its best — a bold, brassy show that will have the whole town atwitter!

Workshop Tuition: $275

 

Please check back throughout the year for updated information regarding our 2019-2020 ACADEMY SERIES Auditions. Auditions generally take place 3 months before performance dates.


All Academy classes, workshops and auditions will take place in our Rehearsal Studios: 111 Church St. Hartland, WI 53029.

For questions regarding Performing Arts Academy programming, contact education@lakecountryplayhousewi.org