Fall '14 Theatre Auditions!
Auditions for regular season WU Theatre productions are open to all registered students of Willamette University as well as members of the Salem community. With the exception of Guest Artist roles, no role is pre-cast. Our Fall Theatre offerings are Caryl Churchill's play Top Girls and Veracity, a dance concert.
General Schedule for Fall Auditions:
Sunday, August 24, 2014
10:30 a.m.: Arrive at M. Lee Pelton Theatre and fill out an audition form You will receive an individual audition time slot.
11:00 a.m.: Individual auditions
6:00 p.m.: Callback list will be posted.
Monday, August 25, 2014
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.: Callbacks for Top Girls and Veracity: A Dance Concert.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
6:00 p.m.: Auditions for Veracity: A Dance Concert.
What to Prepare:
If you are auditioning for Top Girls:
One contemporary monologue (1-2 minutes, memorized). If you are comfortable choosing an English dialect piece, that is acceptable, but not required.
If you are auditioning for Veracity:
All levels of experience are welcome, please come in form fitting clothing that you can move in. Arrive by 10:30 am on Sunday to fill out an audition card, you will then be placed in groups of 10-12 for a group audition, once your group audition is over you will be released for the day, call backs are Monday afternoon. please check with stage-management on details of the call back list. All students involved in Veracity will receive a creating in the arts credit, 0.5 to 1.0, depending on the degree of your involvement.
Details on the plays, roles available, and basic schedules:
Top Girls by Caryl Churchill
Directed by John Dillon, SDC
Rehearsal Schedule: August 26 - September 24; Performance Schedule: Preview September 25; performances September 26-October 18. All roles available.
Artistic Directed by Jessi Fouts
Rehearsals begin in September. Performance Schedule: Preview November 13; performances November 14-22.