Jul 262017

CAST Seeking a range of ages and talents to stage this Australian premiere of the hilarious Broadway musical for the young and young at heart Shrek the Musical

Sunday 6th August – Sunday 13th August 2017

Who Can Audition?
16 years & over
As specified – Double cast junior roles 8-13 years with height requirements

Where are the Auditions?
MTStudios 2/67-69 Intrepid Street, Berwick Victoria Australia

Rehearsal Period & Production details

Before registering for an audition… You must be available:
5th September – 19th December 2017
Tuesdays 7.30pm-10.30pm & Sunday mornings 9am-12.30pm
Sunday 24th September (all day)
Monday 25th – Thursday 28th (evenings)
Friday 29th, Saturday 30th Sept & Sunday 1st October (all day)
Production week Wednesday 27th – Sunday 31st December 2017 with matinee and twilight/evening performances.

Sunday 6th August – must pre register via link
Dance: Shrek the Musical is an extremely high-energy and dance packed production that showcases many different styles of dance. You will be taught the audition combination at the dance call. Please come prepared with attire that will allow you to move freely and comfortably. .

Male & Female ensemble & fairy tale characters must attend the Movement & Vocal Audition. You will be asked to do some movement as a group and sing as a group in parts or as directed. Fairy tale characters will also need to book an individual character audition time.

FEATURED DANCERS & FIONA – 8.30pm – 9.30pm
Male & Female featured dancers & Fiona role are required to attend Dance & Vocal session. For dancers with strong tap skills. Open call of dance and vocal (arrive 15 mins prior for warm up) Those auditioning for the role of Fiona will need to also book an individual audition time. Please bring tap shoes.

Tuesday 8th, Friday 11th & Sunday 13th August, 2017
Vocal: Please prepare two songs, each to be no longer than 32bars or 90seconds.
One song will showcase your characterisation and acting ability (preferably in the style of the character you are auditioning for) and the second song will showcase range and vocal ability.

Acting: Download the link of the script below for the character you wish to audition for. If you are auditioning for more than one character you are welcome to prepare two scripts, however please be aware due to time constraints we may not ask you to read both scripts


Additional note: This is a non professional production – all roles, characters and production team are unpaid. Cast Performers are required to pay a production show fee of $175 prior to first rehearsal. Fee includes rehearsal materials & supplies, Shrek the Musical promotional t-shirt & souvenir programme. All cast members are to provide their own make-up (excluding special effects), underwear, hosiery and footwear as directed. Costume and makeup details will be provided during rehearsal season.

Type of production

Company Name and Suburb
Shrek the Musical Melbourne