Audition Opportunities

Any student that is interested in participating in any of the extracurricular Performing Arts Productions can audition. Each type of production has different guidelines and requirements. Please read them carefully before signing any contract. Audition forms and sign-up sheet will be available on this page and/or on the doors of PA1 and PA2. 

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CHRISTMAS MUSICAL

Auditions for WHITE CHRISTMAS will be held after school starting at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Septemeber 5 and Wednesday, September 6, with Call Backs on Thursday, September 7, 2017. 

Students interested in auditioning for this show must pick up an audition packet from Mr. Rupp in the PA1 or his office upstairs prior to September 5th and sign up for an audition. The AUDITION SCHEDULE for that week are as follows:

AUDITION FORM         CHARACTER LIST

General Requirements for Theatrical and Dance Company Auditions:

Dance Company

  • Auditions will be held September 13th and 14th, Fall 2017 from 3:30pm - 6:00pm in the Dance Studio on the school campus. 
  • Students will learn two choreography pieces (contemporary and hip-hop style) on the first day of auditions and perform them in small groups on the second day of auditions.
  • Come wearing modest, form-fitting dance clothes. Bring your jazz shoes and clean hip-hop appropriate shoes.
  • You will be tested in center and across the floor warm-ups that will include, but not be limited to: battements, double/triple pirouettes, leaps, turning stag leaps, calypsos, double pique turns, tilt jumps and surprise leaps.  Dancers are expected to have their full right and left splits and close to a full middle split.
  • Prepare a 30 second to 1 minute solo in any dance style, providing your own music and costuming.

Theatrical Auditions 

  • 30-60 second comedic or dramatic monologue (initial audition).
  • Sides will be available from all shows for the Call Back audition.
  • Each actor will fill out an audition form and attach a headshot and bring both to the audition.
  • For “White Christmas” students will also need a 16-32 bar, rehearsed Broadway show tune (fully memorized and prepared).  Students should bring the music completely marked for the audition pianist.
  • Selections of music from White Christmas will be available in the audition packet for call-backs.
  • View and rehearse the White Christmas audition choreography by going to the link provided in the audition packet.

Email Carrie Arcos for more information on upcoming audition opportunities at c_arcos@mhs-hs.org

   

   

 

 

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