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Studio 38 (Drama Club)

Moderator- Marusia Lynn

Interested in musical theater? Consider becoming part of the Spring Musical! Each year a musical production entertains audiences in true theatrical style. Professional directors, sound and stage crews, choreographers, costume & set-designers and musicians collaborate to enhance the students’ performance. Major roles require auditions in December/ early January.

Spring Musical 2019: The King & I
Audition information:

THE KING & I     Auditions

 

~~Please fill out the sign-up genius for audition times~~

 

FEMALE Singing Auditions:                           Tuesday, January 8th                      4:00 – 9:30

                                                                        Wednesday, January 9th                 4:00 – 5:30

  

MALE Singing Auditions:                                      Wednesday, January 9th                6:30 – 9:00

 

GROUP/PARTNER Singing Auditions:            Wednesday, January 9th                 3:15 – 4:00

  ***For ALL students auditioning with others.     NOTE – you will not be considered for a role!

 

FEMALE Dance Auditions:                             Thursday, January 10th                  3:15 – 5:00

 

 

CALL BACKS:                   Thursday, January 10th      6:00 pm

**The Call-back list will go up Thursday morning outside the music office.

CALL BACK MUSIC SESSION............................6:00 – 6:30

**If you are called back, please attend this music session to learn the pieces that will be used at all the call backs on Thursday!

FIRST (2) REHEARSALS:                      Tuesday, January 15th                3:15 – 4:15   ALL
                                                                                                                   
4:15 – 5:00   LEADS

 

Thursday, January 17th             6:30 – 9:00   TBA

 

MANDATORY  PARENT  MEETING:         Thursday, January 17th                  7:30 pm

                      ***For ALL Stage Crew, Pit & Cast Parents

 

AUDITION CRITERIA

Singing Auditions:

  • 2 Contrasting MUSICAL THEATRE Songs in the style of the show! (Up-tempo & Ballad / Fast & Slow)
  • NO POP MUSIC!!!
  • MEMORIZED!!!! – songs must be memorized
  • 16 bars of each…but be prepared to sing more if asked!
  • You will definitely sing ONE You will ONLY sing the 2nd song if needed
  • MUST have SHEET MUSIC!! No CD’s or IPOD/Phones, etc., or acapella singing
  • Make sure that the songs show off your voice
  • Attire…Dressy Casual (i.e., “Sunday best”) OR your PJP Uniform
  • PLEASE make sure your music is secure (i.e., in a binder) so that the pages aren’t falling all over!!
  • A CAPELLA singing is NOT PERMITTED!!!!

 

***For those stumped on song(s) to sing, you may sing “Getting To Know You” as your audition song.  If you audition with the song provided by me, you only need to do one song! The song is attached.***

 

Dance Auditions:

  • Dance attire NO JEANS!
  • Dance Sneakers or Jazz Shoes

 

***You may attend just  the dance audition or the singing audition.  You DO NOT have to attend both!

***In order to be considered for a LEAD ROLE…GIRLS & BOYS….you must sing ALONE!!!

***ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE SEE Mrs. Lynn or email drama@pjphs.org.                                                                          GOOD LUCK!!!!

***You must bring the PARENT EMERGENCY FORM to audition.

 

LINK: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080D4BAEA92FA1F49-auditions