Auditions for Upcoming Productions
What to Expect at an Audition:
- After signing in you will have some time to rehearse scenes from the show you are auditioning for. They will be provided at the audition
- In the Audition room you can expect to be auditioned by three or more people, usually the Producer, the Director, and the Musical Director, sometimes the Artistic Director will be present
- You will be asked to read lines and perform your prepared song (Song is ONLY for Musical Auditions)
What to Bring to an Audition:
- Yourself (Obviously!)
- 16 Bars of Music Pre-Prepared (ONLY for Musical Auditions)
The Merrick Theatre, will be holding auditions for their up coming musical "Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat".
Directed by : William Kroupa
Sunday August 5th at 6:30 pm.
Monday August 6th at 8 pm
Show opens October 13th and plays thru November 4th .
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 3pm.
Actors MUST be available for ALL performances.
Looking to cast :
NARRATOR - Soprano. The Narrator tells
the story through word and song, guiding the audience through the story. Does need to
JOSEPH – Tenor. The main character of the musical . Must be able todance or move well.
JOSEPH'S ELEVEN BROTHERS - Although acting usually as a group, they each have their
own different personalities, talents, and flaws. They sing and dance their way through many
situations and places.
REUBEN - Baritone/tenor, the eldest son of Jacob, Solo - Those Canaan Days, parody of French
SIMEON - Baritone, the second son
LEVI - Third son
JUDAH - Tenor, the fourth son, Solo - Benjamin Calypso, Reggae style
DAN - Fifth son
NAPHTALI - Sixth son
GAD - Seventh son
ASHER - Eighth son
ISSACHAR - Ninth son
ZEBULON - Tenth son
BENJAMIN - Twelfth son
THE WIVES (Female Ensemble) - The wives to the brothers. play other various roles. Must sing and dance.
JACOB – Baritone. Father of twelve sons, Jacob definitely favors Joseph.
PHARAOH - Baritone, the most powerful man in Egypt. Pharaoh is portrayed as an Elvis Presley-style figure, lot of hip action.
POTIPHAR – He is a powerful and rich Egyptian who puts Joseph in jail.
MRS. POTIPHAR - Beautiful and scheming, sassy dancer (may be played by one of the wives)
BAKER - Tenor. One of Pharaoh servants, (may be played by one of the brothers)
BUTLER – Tenor. Another of Pharaoh servants, (may be played by one of the brothers)
The Merrick Theatre and Center for the Arts
2222 Hewlett Ave, Merrick New York 11566