Additional auditions on Monday September 17th, 7pm at Southside Mall
Performance dates: Friday, December 8th (one performance), Saturday, December 9th (two performances), Sunday, December 10th (one performance)
Rehearsals begin September 25th, 2023
Production week begins December 3rd, 2023
Orpheus Theatre welcomes all ages to audition for The Sound Of Music, Directed by Allie Tabor-Church and Brian Ziemann, with musical direction by Karen Clark-Snitchler.
Attendees will be asked to sing a general vocal audition piece, available below, and will be expected to complete a short dance audition.
Please wear comfortable clothing that you can move freely in without restriction, along with movement appropriate shoe wear.
For the general audition, please prepare to sing this short excerpt from “My Favorite Things”
Callbacks will be held September 17th, 6pm at the Southside Mall.
Attendees will be asked to sing an excerpt from the show pertaining to the role they were called back for; You will find these pieces below. There will also be a short dance callback, as well as “cold” (no preparation necessary) reads for certain characters.
Callback material for each respective character is as follows:
Captain Georg von Trapp
The von Trapp Children
Frau Elsa Schraeder
Liesl von Trapp
Please see below for audition information for The Sound of Music.
Eugene Krabs (Range: B2-Bb4)
Patrick Star (Range: Bb2-Bb4)
Sandy Cheeks (Range: A3-E5)
Sheldon J. Plankton (Range: B2-G#4)
SpongeBob SquarePants (Range: C3-B4)
Squidward Q. Tentacles (Range: A2-F#4)
2 Hip-Hop Dancers
2 Mob Fish
2 Security Guards
2 or 3 Teen Fans - allows room for expanded casting (minimum of 1, maximum of 4)
5 Sardine Devotees - a minimum of 3 is necessary, but written for 5
A Big Chorus of Sponges - allows room for expanded casting
A Krabby Patty Fish
Gary - a puppet, voiced by actor playing Larry
Girl Fish Trio - with rocks
Johnny the Bartender
Karen the Computer (Range: G#3-F#5)
Larry the Lobster
More and more Sardines - allows room for expanded casting (minimum of 8)
Old Man Jenkins
Patchy the Pirate (Range: D3-F4 (F5 falsetto))
Pearl Krabs (Range:Bb3-F#5)
Perch Perkins (Range: E2-E4)
Plankton's Backup Dancers - allows room for expanded casting (2 to 4 of 'em)
Pirates - allows room for expanded casting
The Electric Skates - 3 band members
The French Narrator - voice-over
The Mayor of Bikini Bottom (Range: F#4-B5)
Sea Anemones - allows room for expanded casting
Sea Creatures (Assorted) - can be doubled with other actors in cast; allows room for expanded casting