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303 Front Street N, Issaquah, WA 98027
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At the Francis J. Gaudette Theatre
303 Front Street N, Issaquah, WA 98027
Box Office: (425) 392-2202 | Admin: (425) 392-1942




AUDITIONS


VILLAGE THEATRE ANNOUNCES OPEN YOUTH CALL AUDITIONS FOR THE ROLE OF LITTLE INEZ IN HAIRSPRAY

Open Youth Call for Little Inez in Hairspray:

January 20th, 2018 from 12-5pm
Village Theatre 303 Front St. N Issaquah WA 98027


Artistic Team:
Directors: Timothy McCuen Piggee & Steve Tomkins
Music Director: R.J. Tancioco
Choreographer: Crystal Dawn Munkers

Rehearsal & Performance Dates: You must be available for the entire run in order to audition

First Day of Rehearsal: April 10th, 2018
Issaquah Opening: May 10th, 2018
Issaquah Closing: July 1st, 2018
Everett Tech: July 5th, 2018
Everett Opening: July 6th, 2018
Everett Closing: July 29th, 2018

Character Description:
Little Inez: female youth, age 10 – 15, no taller than 5’2”, Black/African American, strong singer with a big belt and strong mover. Seaweed's little sister and just as talented of a dancer. She has a vibrant and bold personality with a lot of strength and courage!

What to Prepare:
Please come prepared to sing a song selection no longer than one chorus and one verse (approx. 32 bars) from the musical theatre canon in the style that best suits your strongest skills. You must bring sheet music in the correct key. An accompanist will be provided; taped accompaniment or singing a cappella will not be permitted. Have fun and show your personality! Little Inez is ALL personality!

Please bring an updated resume and headshot as well.

How to sign up for an audition appointment:
Please email jspencer@villagetheatre.org with the following information:
1. Youth’s name and age
2. Primary guardian’s name, phone number and email address
3. Please confirm that you are available for all rehearsal and performance dates
4. Your availability for the audition call on January 20th from 12-5pm
5. Any questions you might have!

Additional Callback Times:
Callbacks are scheduled for Monday, January 29th between 4-8pm in Issaquah. Please hold that time in case your child is called back after the initial call on the 20th.

Other things to keep in mind:
We will have a daytime rehearsal schedule, 12-8pm, for this rehearsal process. If cast the actors will be asked to be available from 4-8pm during rehearsals and then 100% available during tech week. Calendars will be available at the auditions.




VILLAGE THEATRE ANNOUNCES GENERAL AUDITIONS FOR THE 2018-2019 SEASON FOR AEA AND NON-UNION PERFORMERS

Village Theatre 2018-2019 Season General Auditions:

January 16, 17, & 19, 2018 | 10am-6pm
Village Theatre 303 Front St. N Issaquah WA 98027


Village Theatre will be holding singer/actor auditions for their 2018-2019 Season, Beta Series, and The Village Originals Festival of New Musicals on January 16th, 17th and 19th from 10am-6pm at Village Theatre, in Issaquah. These auditions are for principal and ensemble actors and singers ages 17+.

Village Theatre’s 2018-2019 Season will be announced on Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 and additional EPA’s, ECC’s (dance calls) and youth auditions will be held on a per show basis throughout the year. Village Theatre would also like to encourage actors of all ethnic and cultural groups to attend auditions as well as equity and non-equity performers alike.

All auditions are by appointment only. Actors may request audition spots via email starting January 8th, 2018. Actors that are members of Actor’s Equity Association or the EMC program will be given priority and non-union actors will be assigned times starting on January 10th, 2018. Any requests received before January 8th, 2018 will not be processed.

To sign-up for an appointment please email jspencer@villagetheatre.org with the following information:

NAME
UNION STATUS
PREFERRED DATE & TIME OF AUDITION
Please allow 2-3 days to process this request.

If you attend the singer/actor call you must bring:

  • A current resume and 8x10 headshot.
  • A short monologue, no longer than 60 seconds.
  • A song selection no longer than one chorus and one verse (approx. 32 bars) from the musical theatre canon in the style that best suits your strongest skills. You must bring sheet music in the correct key. An accompanist will be provided; taped accompaniment or singing a cappella will not be permitted.
  • Please be prepared with a second musical selection as you may be asked to sing an alternate selection.

You must be at least 17 years old (as of August 1, 2018) to audition; those 16 and under may submit a headshot and resume to:

Village Theatre
ATTN: Jessica Spencer
Casting Director
303 Front Street N. Issaquah, WA 98027

For additional opportunities and training, young performers may also attend our Village Theatre KIDSTAGE auditions in May at either the Issaquah or Everett locations. For more information visit: www.villagetheatre.org/kidstage.php

If you would like to be considered, but are unavailable for the scheduled audition dates, you may email video submissions starting January 15th, 2018 to jspencer@villagetheatre.org with the subject line: 2018-2019 Video Submissions. Please include a current digital headshot & resume along with a link to your recorded audition. Please do NOT include an attachment of your recorded audition, a link to your submission is preferred.

Callbacks will be held on a per-show basis throughout the season. All Mainstage productions are at the Francis J. Gaudette Theatre in Issaquah for at least six weeks and then move to the Everett Performing Arts Center for an additional four weeks. Village Originals Beta Series productions are presented at First Stage Theatre in Issaquah. Issaquah is located 17 miles east of Seattle, Washington. The Everett Performing Arts Center is in downtown Everett, Washington.

Jessica Spencer
Casting Director
jspencer@villagetheatre.org
425-392-1942 X123

Audition Questions:
(425) 392-1942 X134
auditions@villagetheatre.org


MAINSTAGE

Francis J. Gaudette Theatre
(425) 392-2202
303 Front Street N
Issaquah, WA 98038

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First Stage Theatre
(425) 392-2900
120 Front Street North
Issaquah, WA 98027

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