The Grand Opera House and Rising Star Theatre Company Announces
Auditions for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and Into the Woods
The Grand Opera House and Rising Star Theatre Company are excited to announce the auditions for the 2023 summer productions of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and Into the Woods.
Auditions for Youth Actors (ages 6-15) interested in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat:
Sunday, April 23rd: 3-6pm
Auditions for Adult Actors (ages 15+) interested in either Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and/or Into the Woods
Monday, April 24th: 6 – 9pm
Tuesday, April 25th: 6 – 9pm
Youth Performers can attend auditions anytime during the window of time. They can leave once they have completed their vocal audition.
Adult Performers should plan to arrive at the start of the audition time. Auditions will begin with a short movement/dance call and a vocal audition to follow. Adults can leave once their vocal audition is complete.
Actors will be notified if they are needed for callbacks. If you are not called back, it does not mean you are not being considered for a role.
Location: Auditions will be held at the Grand’s Rehearsal space in the Arcade Building, 880 Locust St., Suites 222 and 228. Please enter through the Locust Street entrance. When you enter, take the stairs on the right to the second floor. The rooms are right at the top of the stairs.
What to prepare:
All actors should complete an audition form, which can be done prior to auditions via either organization’s website. Those auditioning should be prepared to list all conflicts or potential conflicts that overlap with a production’s rehearsal and performance schedule.
Youth Actors for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Age 6-15): Prepare a 1 min cut (approximately 32 bars) of a musical theater song or any song you feel confident and comfortable singing. Feel free to bring sheet music in the correct key if you would like an accompanist to play along with you, although not required.
Adult Actors for either or both productions (Age 15-Above): Come dressed to move. Prepare a 1 min cut (approximately 32 bars) of a musical theater song in the style of either show. Please bring sheet music in the correct key; an accompanist will be provided.
Actors unable to attend auditions may submit an audition video to firstname.lastname@example.org. Video submissions should contain 32 bars of a musical theater song in the style of the show showcasing range and a 1-minute comedic or dramatic monologue. Adding a dance section to your audition tape is optional. Video submissions must be received no later than 6pm Monday, April 24.
Additional information about the auditions, performances, character details, and the audition form can be found on The Grand Opera House website here: https://thegrandoperahouse.com/joseph-into-the-woods/