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Announcing auditions & call for choreographers for our Fall Dance Concert

 


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Cher Anabo, Artistic Director

General auditions – All WU students and community members:
Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021 • 5:30 - 7:00 pm
Callbacks: Wednesday, Sept. 8 • Begins at 5:30 pm

Student choreographers welcome!

Please contact Cher Anabo at canabo@willamette.edu.
No forms necessary. 

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REQUIRED FORMS 

AUDITION FORM: For all actors/dancers, and Theatre majors, minors and scholarship holders. Details at bottom of page.*

TECH FORM: For all offstage positions.

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ABOUT OUR AUDITIONS 


men-on-boats.jpgWillamette University follows an open-casting format for our productions. WU students, affiliates, and all members of the Salem community are encouraged to participate. Please spread the word!

We have many technical positions for each show - sound, lighting, props, costumes, video and stage management. No Theatre requirements are needed to join the crew.

Please follow the information below to participate in these auditions.

If you are a theatre major, minor and/or scholarship holder, you are required to audition for both The Amateurs and The Fall Dance Concert.*


 

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PRODUCTION SCHEDULE

Rehearsals

Sept. 12 through Nov. 3, 2021: Varying times.
Rehearsal times and dates are set up by choreographers and their team of dancers.

Tech and dress rehearsals: Nov. 4 - 9, 2021. No rehearsal on Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021. Dancers are not called for the full tech rehearsal times. 

Performances

November 10 – 19, 2021.
Wed – Sat, 7:30 pm. Sunday matinees at 2 pm.

AUDITION & CALLBACK SCHEDULE

Auditions and callbacks will be held at the Pelton Theatre building.

Please review the instructions carefully.

General auditions: Open call. All WU students and community members welcome! 

Tuesday, Sept. 7, 5:30 - 7:00 pm 

Callbacks

Wednesday, Sept. 8, 5:30 - 7:30 pm

WHAT TO PREPARE

Please fill out one or both of these forms before audition dates:

AUDITION FORM: For all dancers, and Theatre majors, minors and scholarship holders. Details at bottom of page.* 

TECH FORM: For all offstage positions.

Dance AUDITION FORm   TECH FORM 

 Please come dressed to move, and to sweat. No other preparation is required.


ABOUT THE PLAY

Cher Anabo, Artistic Director

“Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances.” – Maya Angelou.

Explorations in time and in space! Willamette University faculty join with student choreographers as they continue to seek out the boundaries of movement and dance. 


* Significant involvement in each main stage productions each semester is required of all majors, minors and scholarship students. If you received your scholarship based on an acting audition, you must audition for all main stage shows. If you interviewed as a design/tech student, you are welcome but not required to audition. Significant involvements include acting or a major contribution to technical aspects of the production. The faculty will assign students their production roles. It is the student's responsibility to check with the Production Stage Manager to confirm their assignments to crew positions. 


ABOUT OUR CASTING

Willamette University Theatre is committed to providing equal opportunity and prohibits all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment based upon age, color, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, military and veteran status, national origin, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, including breastfeeding or medical condition relating to breast feeding, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by law.

Willamette University

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Address
M. Lee Pelton Theatre
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.
Phone
503-370-6222

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