Event Dates: Memphis Adults Open Auditions
Sunday June 7th 2015 at 6pm – 9pm
Wednesday June 10th 2015 at 7pm – 10pm
Memphis Call Backs
Wednesday June 17th 2015 at 7:00pm
Location: Thomaston Opera House main Stage, 158 Main Street, Thomaston, CT
Landmark Community Theatre holds auditions for MEMPHIS, an autumn main stage production. Landmark Community Theatre (LCT) is in its fourth full season and will bring to the stage the sensuous and soulful sound of rhythm 'n' blues with MEMPHIS, showing September 19, 25, 26, October 2, 3 @ 8pm and September 20, 27, October 4 @ 2pm.
LCT will be holding auditions for its autumn musical, MEMPHIS on Sunday June 7th 2015 at 6pm – 9pm & Wednesday June 10th 2015 at 7pm – 10pm for adults at the Arts Center Theatre of the Thomaston Opera House. Callbacks are Wednesday June 17th 2015 at 7:00pm. Foster Evans Reese will direct and choreograph the show, with music direction by AJ Bunel. The production will open on September 19th and run through October 4th, 2015 for a total of 8 performances.
All roles are open for audition. NO appointment needed. Additional audition times may be arranged.
Please prepare a fully memorized broadway musical selection (songs from MEMPHIS are permitted) that showcases your vocal range, and that is not longer than one minute in length. Please vocalize and warm up prior to your audition. An accompanist will be provided, so please bring the piano sheet music for your song, with your selection highlighted. No a cappella singing or recorded accompaniment will be allowed. Some roles will require a choreography audition, please bring jazz footwear. Adults auditioning must be at least 16 years of age by the production.
Casting calls for fifteen featured characters; 10 male and 5 female plus an ensemble, ranging between their early 20’s to early 60’s. All roles are open for audition.
For additional information you may call theatre management 860-283-8558 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org JOIN this audition event and others on Facebook www.facebook.com/LandmarkCommunityTheatre
About the musical: In 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, the soul of a new era is dawning as the first incredible sounds of rock ‘n’ roll, blues and gospel emerge. Falling in love with a beautiful club singer, one young man’s vision to bring her voice and her music out of the clubs and onto the airwaves of America will fly in the face of cultural divides and spark a music revolution that will shake the world.