Auditions

Auditions for "School House Rock Live, Jr."


 
LOCATION:
Cumberland Players
66 East Sherman Avenue

Vineland, NJ

TIME:
July 30 and 31
Callbacks ONLY August 1st

For call backs. Be prepared to sing a selection from the School House Rock Live score assigned by the directors. Call back music will be provided. Tap shoes and ballet slippers for specific dance roles will be specified at auditions.

Doors Open at 6:30 PM
Auditions begin at 7:00 PM (first-come, first-served)  Please arrive on time. Late arrivals could be turned away.

PERFORMANCE DATES:

Sept 22,23,24,29,30 and Oct 1. You must be available for all performances and tech week which runs Sept 17-21.

No conflicts accepted for Performance Dates or the week before opening (Tech Week).


PREPARATION & ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Prepare 16 - 32 measures from a Broadway musical other than School House Rock Live to be performed for the director's casting committee. Must provide sheet music or cd accompaniment no vocal tracks may be on the cd accompaniment. Instrumental only. Learn a simple dance routine. Please wear comfortable clothes, sneakers, ballet or jazz shoes NO flip flops or sandals. Please bring all days, dates and times you are NOT available for rehearsals. A rehearsal schedule will not be available until after callbacks and the cast is selected.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN - Ages 7 -18 males and females
*All Roles Are Available*

Tom - is the idealistic young teacher, the hero of our story. Tom should be an amiable, likeable, charming performer. Older Male. Not much solo stuff. - Baritone-Tenor

George - is a marvelous character role. He is the romantic, caring and in control of Tom. Takes the lead on "Three Is a Magic Number" and "Just a Bill." -  Baritone-Tenor

Dori- She is the silly, goofy side of Tom. Takes lead on "A Noun is a Person, Place or Thing." - Alto

Shulie - is the ingenue. She is Tom's Sweet, genuine side Shulie takes lead on "Unpack Your Adjectives" and "Interplanet Janet." - Mezzo

Joe - is the cool side of Tom. He's laid back and fun loving. "Conjunction Junction." Tenor

Dina - is Tom's mature side. She is thoughtful and grounded. Dina takes the lead on "Interjections." Mezzo

Ensemble - Females and Males. Used in many numbers. Great character roles. Males - Baritones - Tenors, Females Altos - Sopranos.

Other talents needed - Hula Hoop, Skating, Roller Blading, Scooter, Specific Dance disciplines, etc. Please include any talents on your audition sheets