MEMPHIS THE MUSICAL
Music by David Bryan.
Book by Joe DiPietro
FROM OCTOBER 6
Chapel Off Chapel
Executive Producers: Katherine Armstrong and Robbie Carmellotti
Director: Dean Drieberg
Musical Director: Nathan Firmin
The cast of StageArt’s MEMPHIS, will consist of 17 singers who are also strong actors and very confident in stage movement/choreography (dance ability is regarded). The production requires a strong Musical Theatre style voice with distinctions of pop/rock and blues.
No roles have been pre-cast in this production. The minimum age requirement to audition is 16. If you are under the age of 18 we need your parent or guardian to sign your consent to audition and your cast agreement, if successful.
This production is to be cast in a colourblind format and we welcome artists of all ethnicities to put themselves forward for consideration.
Information about roles available can be found via www.stageart.com.au/auditions
Open Call Audition: Sunday 16 July (Groups start from 11am)
Solo Audition Days: Monday 17 July (1pm – 5pm) Tuesday 18 July (3pm – 10pm)
Call Back Audition: Sunday 23 July (from 1:30pm)
StageArt runs a unique audition process designed to give opportunities to everyone in a non-biased manner. This is a relaxed environment and allows artists to mix with the creative team in a workshop manner.
OPEN CALL AUDITIONS (Sunday 16 July) All prospective cast members attend an open call audition, which requires them to learn a section of a song and choreography and then perform it for the panel. From this open call, the panel selects candidates to attend solo auditions. The panel will see groups through the day.
SOLO AUDITIONS (Monday 17 July & Tuesday 18 July) Those who have been successful in gaining a solo audition now are given an appointment with the panel. You will be asked to prepare maximum 24 bars two contrasting songs, in the style of MEMPHIS that best demonstrate your vocal range and ability. You may also be asked to perform a cold reading in the audition.
CALL BACKS (Sunday 23 July) The final stage is to see every potential cast member in their potential role against all other candidates. Information will be given to all candidates at the same time.
All rehearsal and production details can be found via www.stageart.com.au/auditions
BOOKING YOUR AUDITION
To book your audition please complete the registration document via our website or the following link: https://form.jotformeu.com/
You will need a current headshot (no bigger than 1mb in JPEG) and a current CV (2 pages maximum in PDF format).
If you have further questions please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
APPLICATIONS CLOSE FRIDAY JULY 14, 5PM SHARP
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