Open Auditions – Summer Theater of New Canaan

WHO: Summer Theater of New Canaan

SEEKING: Open Auditions for 2012 Season

Performances are in a modern, open-air tent theatre in Waveny Park in New Canaan, CT.

All dates are in 2012. All roles/ensemble positions are available.

No housing is available to out-of-area performers (i.e. those who reside more than 50 miles driving distance from the Theatre).

Note: All cast members must be good singers and dancers.

MY FAIR LADY Music: Frederick Loewe. Book/Lyrics: Alan Jay Lerner. Dir: Allegra Libonati. Choreo: Doug Shankman. Mus Dir TBD. 1st reh: 5/29. Rehearses Tu-F, 4:30 – 9:15 and Sa-Su, 10:30 – 7. Runs Th-Su, 6/16-7/7.

JOSEPH AND HIS AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT Music: Andrew Lloyd Webber. Lyrics: Tim Rice. Dir: Melody Meitrott Libonati. Choreo: Doug Shankman. Mus Dir TBD. 1st reh: 6/26. Rehearses Tu-F, 4:30 – 9:15; Sa, 10:30 – 6; Su, 1 – 6. Runs Th-Su, 7/14-8/5.

OPEN Auditions (Equity/non-Equity):
Friday, March 23, 2012
9:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Theatre’s monitor begins sign-up at 9:30 AM.

Ripley-Grier Studios
520 Eighth Avenue, 16th Floor
New York City

PAY: New Canaan CT LOA (approval/salary level pending; 2011 weekly minimum: $330).

HOW TO APPLY: No appointment necessary. The producer will run all aspects of these calls. Equity audition procedures will NOT be in effect, and no Equity Monitor will be provided. No e-mail or online submissions, please.

Please prepare two contrasting 16-bar selections from or in the style of the shows. Bring sheet music in the correct key; accompanist is provided. Some may be asked to demonstrate dancing skills; be prepared to move as part of your audition.

Please bring a recent picture & resume, stapled back-to-back.

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