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LOCAL AUDITIONS!

This is a page of listings for local theatre auditions. If you are an actor looking for a role, be sure and check back here often. If you are a local theatre company and would like your auditions included please email us at life@kingsriverlife.com

River City Theatre Company is always looking for help. From Acting on stage to ushers, there is something for everyone! Please email your name & email address to info@reedleyrivercitytheatre.org to be placed on the list for future audition reminders.

Auditions are open to all! Auditions for musical productions require a memorized song. Please bring sheet music. Scenes for reading will be provided for stage play auditions. All auditions are held at the Reedley Opera House. At the audition be prepared to fill out an audition form (vocal range, experience, etc.). On this form please list all rehearsal conflicts. The director will consider rehearsal conflicts during the audition process. Individuals with performance conflicts unfortunately cannot be considered for casting. It is the goal of River City Theatre Company to help you succeed during the audition process. Please relax and enjoy the experience.

Auditions begin at 2pm (unless noted below)
Audition date and time are subject to change.

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Auditions are Sat the 13th and Callbacks are Jan 15th at 6:00.


Fresno State Dept of Theatre Arts Auditions:
SPRING 2018 AUDITIONS

Lydia
Written by Octavio Solis
Directed by Gina Sandí-Díaz

A Streetcar Named Desire
Written by Tennessee Williams
Directed by Kathleen McKinley

Audition Dates:

Monday, January 22

4:00 – 6:00pm Lydia
7:00 – 9:00pm A Streetcar Named Desire

Tuesday, January 23

4:00 – 6:00pm A Streetcar Named Desire
7:00 – 9:00pm Lydia

Callback auditions will be held on January 24 & January 25

More information can be found on their website: http://fresnostate.edu/artshum/theatrearts/auditions.html


School of Fish Rogue Festival 2018 auditions
Saturday, January 20 at 2 PM – 4 PM
California Arts Academy – Severance Theater
1401 N Wishon Ave, Fresno, California 93728

Want to be a part of Rogue 2018 as a performer? Benefits include a Rogue pass and a small stipend, while gaining experience in this very alive way of writing called “devising.”

We will organically create characters and dialogue through the practice of Slow Tempo and Viewpoints in a workshop-type setting.

Bring in a monologue or story no longer than two minutes. Please bring current picture and resume. Callbacks will be the following day at the same location from 3-5pm. Prepare to move!

Rehearsals will be three times a week starting the last week of January. Specific days will be determined based on actors’ schedules. All rehearsals and performances will be at Severance Theater.

Contact me through here or at xan.scott@yahoo.com to schedule an audition or if you have any questions.

All levels welcome!

Performances will be:
Friday, March 2nd @ 10:00pm
Saturday, March 3rd @ 2:00pm
Wednesday, March 9th @ 6:00pm
Saturday, March 10th @ 12:30pm

“A soulful language that will emerge that only bodies in space can speak.”


Selma Arts Center Disney’s The Little Mermaid – Auditions
Auditions for Selma Arts Center’s production of DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID playing May 2018

Monday, February 5th, 2018 at 6:30pm-9:30pm at the Selma Arts Center
Selma Arts Center
1935 High St, Selma, California 93662

Tuesday, February 6th, 2018 at 6:30pm-9:30pm at the Selma Arts Center

Callbacks – Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 at 6:30pm at the Selma Arts Center

Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories and the classic animated film, DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages. With music by eight-time Academy Award winner, Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater and a compelling book by Doug Wright, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its irresistible songs, including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl” and “Part of Your World.”

Performers are welcomed to make an appointment for any available slot via Sign Up Genius (http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f084bacaa2ea3fa7-disneys).

Those without an appointment will be seen as time permits. Please come prepared with 16-32 bars of a Pop or Broadway style musical selection. You must have sheet music for a provided accompanist, or accompanying tracks.

DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID plays May 11-26, 2018 at the Selma Arts Center

The Selma Arts Center is located at 1935 High Street, Selma, CA 93662

Download the audition packet and production schedule at http://www.selmaartscenter.com/auditions.


Fresno Pacific auditions for Guys and Dolls:

OPEN AUDITION for FPU’s musical “Guys and Dolls,” performing April 12-15, 2018 at Selma Arts Center and featuring the FPU symphonic band.

Rehearsals begin in February. Generally in the evenings after 6pm

All local community, FPU community and alumni are invited to audition.

PRELIMINARY AUDITION DATE & TIME —
Tues, January 16 or Wed, January 17, 6-9:30 pm
Singing Audition

Sign-up for a slot and audition details at: www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0944aaa92ba2fa7-guys

CALLBACKS —
Tues, January 23 at 6 pm
Dance and Reading Audition

PLACE —
Strasbourg Theater (Krause Hall 101)
Fresno Pacific University
Parking available in the main parking lot at 1717 S. Chestnnut (free in the evenings).

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ROLES:
Sky Masterson – high-stakes gambler
Nathan Detroit – good-hearted gambler, loves Adelaide
Benny Southstreet – Nathan’s right-hand man
Nicely-nicely Johnson – nice cheerful gambler
Big Jule – big time craps player, tough looking
Harry The Horse – a crook and gambler
Arvide Abernathy – bass drum player in the Mission band
Lt. Brannigan – New York police officer
Sarah Brown – Sergeant of the local Mission
Miss Adelaide – Nathan’s fiancé and Hot Box performer
Agatha and Martha – Mission band members
Hot Box Girls

Ensemble members will play multiple roles including sightseers, waiters, crap shooters, etc
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QUESTIONS:
Brooke Aiello, Director
bza140@fpu[dot]edu


CMT Auditions for Legally Blonde
Saturday, Feb 17th and Sunday Feb 18th at 1PM
At our rehearsal space in Sierra Vista Mall
All details can be found on their website.


StageWorks Fresno auditions:
2018 Open Call Season Auditions

THE FANTASTICKS (All roles for this production have been cast)
FUN HOME
URINETOWN
THE LAST FIVE YEARS (All roles for this production have been cast)

Audition packets that are referred to below can be found on their website.

DATES:
THOSE WITHOUT APPOINTMENT TIMES WILL BE SEEN AS TIME PERMITS.

Musical Auditions-
FUN HOME & URINETOWN March 2 (6:00-9:00) & March 3 (9:00-4:00)
Callbacks-
FUN HOME: March 5 (6:00-10:00)
URINETOWN: March 6 (6:00-10:00)

LOCATION:
Space 702 (Clovis North Drama Room 702-Building L) Chestnut and International
2770 E. International Ave., Fresno CA 93730

PROCESS:
ALL: All that are interested in auditioning must make an appointment for one of the audition dates. Appointments will be scheduled every 15 minutes beginning on the hour.

Please follow this link: AUDITION APPOINTMENTS to request an audition time. Please include your name, phone number, show(s) you are submitting for as well as roles interested in.

After confirming your audition time slot, you may email a headshot/resume to auditions@stageworksfresno.com if you desire. A reminder email will be sent 7 days prior to your audition.

In addition, please download the audition packet and have the audition form filled out and ready to turn in when you arrive for your audition along with a headshot and resume if available. Plan on arriving ten minutes early to check in.

It is strongly advised that all auditioning be familiar with the show(s) that they are auditioning for. Please note there are roles for younger performers in FUN HOME. Links to both music and other performances of FUN HOME and URINETOWN can be found on Youtube.com Both are available for purchase at Amazon.com.

Musical Auditions:
-Please prepare a song (16-32 bars) in the style of the show you are auditioning for. Singing from the show is encouraged. An accompanist will be provided. Please have your sheet music available and properly marked. No transpositions please. Additionally no CD’s or alternative accompaniment will be permitted. If auditioning for both productions choose your strongest piece. There will be no movement call at the audition.

-If you are needed for a callback, you will be notified the same day as your audition. Callback sides/music will be posted to the website. There will be a short movement call at the callback. Please come comfortably dressed to move.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:
Full casting information including character breakdowns can be found in the audition packets for each show.


CenterStage Clovis Auditions for The Little Mermaid:
They will be auditioning all roles for Disney’s “The Little Mermaid” on Saturday, May 19 at 10:00.


Auditions for Peter Pan, Feb. 5 & 6 at 6:30 p.m., at the theater, 307 E. Main St.

CAST LIST

Mr. Darling (male, middle aged)

Mrs. Darling (female slightly younger than Mr Darling)

Wendy (female 15-18 yrs)

John (male 13-15 yrs)

Michael (male, 10-11 yrs)

Peter Pan (male 15-18 yrs)

Tinkerbell (female 15-18 yrs)

Nana (male or female 10 yrs)

Captain Hook (male 20-40 yrs)

Smee (male 20-40 yrs)

Pirates (3-5 male or female various ages)

Lost Boys (5 male or female various ages)

Tiger Lilly (female 16-20 yrs)

Indians (3-5 male or female various ages)

Croc (male or female 10-15 yrs)

Notes from the director:

1. Most roles require actors to have or develop an English accent for the part.

2. Many roles will be physically demanding. Stage combat rehearsals will be mandatory for actors cast in certain roles.

3. Please bring a photo (head shot) of yourself to the audition to include with your audition form. This photo will not be returned. Please no photos larger than 5×7.

4. All those auditioning are encouraged to bring an acting resume to the audition.

5. Call backs will be held Thursday February 8 at 6:30pm at the theatre. If you are unable to make either audition dates please contact the director at venturak@sbcglobal.net or via text at 559-303-8039 to schedule another audition time. No calls please.


Encore Theatre in Tulare auditions:

Auditions for “Cheaper By The Dozen” – a comedy
Directed by Dave Burley
Audition Dates: February 18 – 19 – 7:00pm, Encore Theatre
Cast ranges from 3rd Grade through Adult
All materials will be provided at the auditions.

Show Dates: May 4,5,6, 11,12, 13, 17,18,19, 2018
For Further Information contact Dave at 679-0482

More info on their website.

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