Theater: Chorus Calls

'My Fair Lady'

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Barter Theater
Richard Rose, producing artistic dir.; Katy Brown, assoc. dir.; Harold Arnold and E.Y. Harburg, music & lyrics; L. Frank Baum, book.

Production Description

Casting "My Fair Lady" with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Lowe as part of the Barter Theater's 2014 season.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearsals begin approximately six to eight weeks before the show opens; runs Sept. 13-Nov. 15 in Abingdon, VA.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pays $555/min. wk. Equity LORT Non-Rep D Contract.


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Dance Audition Preparation Instructions:

Meet at the Barter Production Building at the appropriate time for your movement/dance auditions. Directions to the Production Building will be available at Barter Stage II. The movement/dance audition site will be open half an hour before the scheduled audition time on each day for warm-up and changing. Please be prepared to stay through the entire movement/dance audition time. Please wear shoes and clothing appropriate for a dance audition.

Teaching of the first dance combination will begin promptly at 12:15 p.m. and 4:15 p.m. for each session.

The movement/dance auditions will be broken down into two levels: Choreographed movement/dance: Everyone attending the dance auditions will do this combination after which we will ask the more experienced dancers to stay and learn a second combination. Dance combination for dancers, including Actor/Singers who also consider themselves dancers. Only those requested to do the second combination will learn it.

If you are a dancer who plans to attend the movement/dance auditions but do not plan to attend the acting/singing auditions, that is OK, but please inform the audition monitor.

Theatre Statement

Anyone interested in the Resident Company or any musical, is encouraged to attend the movement/dance auditions, even if you do not consider yourself to be a dancer. Seeking year-round, Resident Company Members: Most members of our resident company sing and move, at least at a minimal level, but it is not a requirement; For these auditions, we highly encourage you to sing and attend the movement auditions in addition to acting if you are interested in becoming a member of the resident company. Also seeking Local and Non-Local Jobbers for roles for a single show or a single repertory, and actors for six readings and staged productions during the Appalachian Festival of Plays and Playwrights.

Most actors will participate in two productions during the same repertory.