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Theater Works YouthWorks

Season 15-16 Auditions

YouthWorks Audition Dates Season 15-16

PLAYS

The Jungle Book and Charlottes Web will be an open call audition on the specified dates. There will be no need to prepare anything ahead of time.

MUSICALS

The Secret Garden & Twilight’s Quest will be by appointment only. They will require 32 bars of a musical theater song that best highlights the actors voice.

YouthWorks Audition FormPlease download the above form.

Fill it out completely and bring it with you to the audition.

YouthWorks Auditions

The Jungle Book

Director: Jason Washburn

AUDITIONS July 18, 2015 9:00am-1:00pm

Auditions open to ages 8-19

This will be an open call for auditions. Actors will cold read from the script. Please dress comfortably and be ready to move. Wear appropriate footwear for movement. Headshots and resumes are encouraged but not required. Please be on time. Late auditioners will not be seen.

Callbacks July 20, 2015 6-9:00

First Rehearsal July 22, 2015 6-9:00

Performances September 11-27, 2015

School Day Performance September 23, 2015

Production fee $100.00 if cast, no fee to audition. Scholarships are available.

There is nothing to prepare for this audition. A copy of the script is available to peruse at Theater Works Monday-Friday 11am-4pm. Please visit the box office for the perusal copy. Perusals are available for 2 hours.

CHARACTERS

Rudyard Kipling

Mowgli

Fielding

Shere Khan

Hanley

Tabaqui

Price

Akela

Willies

Bagheera

Crofts

Baloo

Mother Wolf

Wolf Cub 1

Wolf Cub 2

Child (Young Mowgli)

Kaa

Hathi

Rann

Old Woman (Massua)

Young Woman (Dari)

Wolves

Monkeys

 

 

Audition requitements are specific for each production, however here is a general idea of what to bring with you:

  1. A current headshot  (You may email a hi-res jpeg of this in with your audition form. Please label the file as your full name.)
  2. Resume (optional for YouthWorks)
  3. Be prepared to do cold readings from the script, improvisation and movement
  4. Dress to move – including footwear

Audition ages change per production – please see audition call information.

Please note if an actor is cast – there is a $100 production fee for plays and $150 fee for musicals.

Theater Works does have some scholarships available.

Please email Chris Hamby at chamby@theaterworks.org with any questions.

*All auditions will be held at the Peoria Center for the Performing Arts.

 * Unless otherwise noted

 

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