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MUSICAL AUDITION  INFORMATION

 ***********ATTENDANCE AT THE AUDITION WORKSHOP IS HIGHLY ADVISED*********
                                  August TBA   Audition Workshop
                            
                                  FOLLOWED BY MUSICAL DANCE CAMP REVIEW  
 
Whew!  The following requirements looks like a lot but, truthfully should take one week to prepare.
Take a risk and join us on the boards of GHS stage, here's what you need for the audition... 
 
1.    PHOTO   Head shot  8 X 10
 
2.   RESUME'  1 page includes contact information
 
3.   MUSIC    2  selections   a ballad  AND an up tempo
 Prepare  the entire selection, but for the
actual audition choose and mark on the sheet music
only 16 bars or the natural break in the song 
for DANIEL WATKINS to play on the piano marked with the cuts you will sing FOR YOUR AUDITION,
 both must be from a Broadway Musical.  ( No Tracks and no acapella)
NOTE: Call backs and sing offs will come from the show selections - if you are requested for
a call back you will be notified within 30 minutes after your audition .
 
4.  AUDITION FORM  these are found online on the GHS theatre website
     COPY AND PASTE IT INTO WORD TYPE IN YOUR REPONSES AND PRINT IT OUT
BRING IT WITH YOU TO AUDITIONS If you can not download THE FORM copies will be available at auditions
 
5.   CHOREOGRAPHY   attend at least one of the dance camps that we will sponsor.  
                                   JUNE  14        JULY   12      AUGUST  16        8:30 AM - NOON
 
6.  ACTING    (2)   30 second CONTRASTING monologues memorized that shows acting ability
                           and should be age appropriate for You or age of character roles.
                     (1) 30 second monologue memorized is required for Youth Chorus Parts ( 4th - 8th grades) 
 
 7.  ACTOR'S CONTRACT    The contract is online at the theatre website, down load, print and sign.
 
 
8.    AUDITION SIGN UP      Visit the Theatre Call Board across from Mrs. Reasoner's Room #812
                                         sign up for a time that works best for your schedule to audition.
 
NOTE:   BE PREPARED TO BE 30 MINUTES EARLY AND STAY 30 MINUTES AFTER
YOUR SCHEDULED TIME.
 
IF YOU HAVE ANY ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS CONTACT
THESPIAN PRESIDENT                              MOLLY REED   EMAIL MOLLYKAT@LIVE.COM     
DIRECTOR OF THEATRE                           CARLA.REASONER@GCISD.NET  
THESPIAN TROUPE #1574 DIRECTOR     EMILY.NALEPA@GCISD.NET  
 

 

 SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES                                                                                                           ( FULL LENGTH PLAY)                                                                                                                                      BONNIE & CLYDE ( MATURE  AUDIENCE MUSICAL)                                                                                 INTO THE WOODS ( FAMILY MUSICAL)

 
                                        AUDITION   DATES 
 
 AUGUST     25 TH SINGING    
(auditions will begin during productions and run through 8 pm)
 
26TH ( AM)   DANCING 

9:30 ALL CALL WARM UP
10:00  DANCE IN GROUPS OF 5
ONCE THROUGH PIECE   "A" WITH CHOREOGRAPHER
ONCE WITH GROUP
ONCE THROUGH PIECE "B" WITH CHOREOGRAPHER
ONCE WITH GROUP
CALL BACKS AT 11:30 A.M.- 12:00

26TH ( PM)    ACTING 

TIMES           GRADE LEVELS  APPROXIMATELY 2 MIN   PER AUDITION +
18 SLOTS PER HOUR FOR AUDITIONING  = 72 POSSIBLE CAST MEMBERS
MUST SIGN UP BY THURSDAY 3:30 PM
1:30 - 2:30      FRESHMEN    
2:30 - 3:30      SOPHMORES
3:30 - 4:30     JUNIORS
4:30 - 5: 30    SENIORS
CALL BACKS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT 5:40 AND WILL RUN TIL 6:30
WITH PIECES FROM THE SHOW - COLD READ AND REHEARSED ON THE SPOT