Local auditions for our 2016 season will be held at the Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre Sunday, Feb. 28, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. If necessary, additional audition dates and times will be added. These auditions are by appointment only. Appointments can be made by emailing a picture and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify if there is a time of day that is best for you. Also, please indicate if there are specific roles for which you would like to be considered. Please include in the subject line of your email ARROW ROCK CASTING. No phone calls, please. A Lyceum representative will be in touch the second week of February confirming your time slot. If you are unable to attend the audition, you may email a video to email@example.com.
There are several casting opportunities for local young people of all ages this season, particularly in our productions of Oliver! and A Christmas Carol.
Those auditioning must prepare 16 bars of two contrasting songs and one brief monologue. An accompanist will be provided. Children under the age of 10 may audition with 16 bars of one song and no monologue. Anyone who is not a singer may perform a monologue only. The Lyceum is seeking equity and non-equity actors of all ages and ethnicities. There will not be a dance call at the Arrow Rock auditions.
Along with the local auditions, the Lyceum will participate in the MidWest Theatre Auditions in St. Louis Feb. 20-22 and the SETC Convention in Greensboro NC March 3-6.
New York auditions will be held by appointment only in March. For consideration, email a headshot and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by Feb 22, 2016. Please include in the subject NYC CASTING. No phone calls, please.
Rehearsals for the first production of the Lyceum’s 56th Season, FUNNY GIRL, will begin Tuesday, May 17. The season concludes with the final performance of A CHRISTMAS CAROL on December 23.
The 2016 Season includes FUNNY GIRL (June 1-June 11) OLIVER! (June 18-June 26), 1776 (July 4-July 16), Agatha Christie’s MURDER ON THE NILE (July 23-July 30), Ken Ludwig’s THE FOX ON THE FAIRWAY (August 6-August 13), THE CAINE MUTINY COURT-MARTIAL (August 20-August 28), TBA (September 7-September 18), and Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL (December 14-December 23)