All auditions for the Department of Theatre and Dance productions are open to the entire campus community. If you have questions regarding auditions, either email the contact name associated with each production below or email TheatreDance@wcupa.edu.
DEAD MAN'S CELL PHONE was cast in Spring 2014
IMPRINTS, a dance concert
August 26 at 7p, Callbacks August 27 at 7p; Dance Lab
Prepare: Please come dressed to dance and warmed up, short info meeting at start, combinations and phrases will be taught. There is nothing to prepare for this audition.
Contact Professor Maria Urrutia at firstname.lastname@example.org
THE WEDDING SINGER
August 27 and 28 at 6p, Callbacks August 29
Madeleine Wing Adler Theatre, Swope/Performing Arts Center
Singers: Prepare 16-32 bars (approximately a minute or less) of something in the style of the show. Bring sheet music for the accompanist, clearly marked and in the key you will be singing. MEN- If you play guitar (well!) you may wish to ALSO prepare a song accompanying yourself on guitar.
Dancers: Please prepare something a cappella for the vocal audition so we can see if you can carry a tune.
Everybody: We will dance first and then sing. Bring dance clothes to change into, no bare feet on the stage. Character shoes for women and dress shoes for men suggested. If you can break dance or have other strong 80's dance ability let us know! If you want to try out for one of the impersonators, be ready to show us your best imitation!
ALL’S WELL THAT ENDS WELL
November 3 and 4, Callbacks November 5 and 6
Prepare: 1-2 minute Shakespeare monologue in verse. Audition workshop will be held Wed, Oct 1 at 12noon in the JP Adler Studio Theatre. Topics to be discussed are how to approach the text using scansion, First Folio techniques and rhetoric. You do not need to attend the workshop in order to audition for production.
Contact Professor John Bellomo at email@example.com.
SPOON RIVER PROJECT
UNITED DIVERSE CREATIONS, a dance concert
All auditions take place in the E.O. Bull Center for the Arts except for The Wedding Singer which are held in the Madeleine Wing Adler Theatre, Swope Performing Arts Center (next to the Bull Center). Dates and shows are subject to change.