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- Rehearsals begin November 4, 2014. Production runs January 8-31, 2015, in Plano, TX.
- Auditions: Oct 26, 27 in Plano, TX
Casting for the production "The Cupcake Conspiracy." Project description: "Max is a timid nebbish who sneaks out on a blind date behind his soon-to-be ex wife’s back, and due to a case of mistaken identity at the top of the Empire State Building, finds himself up to his neck in ...Sep 30
- Rehearsals begin November 4. Runs December 12-21, in Scottsdale, AZ.
- Auditions: Oct 27, 28 in Scottsdale, AZ
Casting the Rodgers & Hammerstein classic musical, "The Sound of Music." Project description: "Captain Baron von Trapp is a widowed ex-naval officer with seven children who serve only to remind him of his deceased wife. The Von Trapp home is thus turned into a gloomy place of order and discipline, ...Sep 29
- Rehearses once/wk. alternating Sun. in D.C. and Mon. (either 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. or 10 a.m.-1 p.m.) in NYC; tech in D.C. (no rehearsals Thanksgiving); performs Dec. 11-14, 21 & 22 in Washington, D.C.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting two New York dancers (one male, one female) for "Jazz Hip Hop Nutcracker," Momentum Dace Theatre's long running, original professional dance theater version of the musical. This musical has an original script, telling a story of transformation through the arts, featuring Duke Ellington's version of “The Nutcracker Suite,” plus ...Sep 29
- Runs Dec. 11-21 in Destin and Sandestin, FL.
- Seeking submissions from: Destin, FL
Casting "A Dickens Christmas," an adaptation of Charles Dickens’ famous story "A Christmas Carol," using only three actors. Actors will play multiple roles as they bring to life the tale of Scrooge and his transformational night with the three ghosts.Sep 28
- Rehearses weekday afternoons for three weeks; performances TBD in L.A.
- Seeking submissions from: Hollywood, CA
Casting "Confessions of a Single Superhero," a play about a group of female superheroes who must find a way to balance their personal lives while keeping the world safe.Sep 29
- Rehearses in Oakland, CA. Production dates TBA.
- Seeking submissions from: Oakland, CA
Seeking an ensemble of 5-10 physical performers, including those trained in mime, mask, clown, puppetry, dance, etc, to meet one to two days a week for an ongoing amount of time to collaborate on a physical theater piece. Rehearsals will consist of improv games and physical theater and acting workshops.Sep 28
- Rehearsal begins Oct. 25; runs Oct. 28, Mar. 13, 21, Apr. 11 in NY.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY; Newark, NJ
Casting "A Little Grits and Butter," a light-hearted dramatic play set in the sixties. Synopsis: Two families from two different backgrounds discover their similarities while one member hides a family secret.Sep 27
- Rehearses Oct. 10 & 11, 17 & 18, 26, and Nov. 1 & 2, 8 & 9 in Washington, D.C. (off-book date Nov. 1); runs Nov. 13-16 in Winston-Salem, NC; possible future tours along the East Coast.
- Seeking submissions from: Washington, DC; New York City, NY; Philadelphia, PA
Seeking highly talented and experienced African American actors trained in musical theatre for "Right Hand of Fellowship," a Christian drama with music. Synopsis: The play is set in a remote area of North Carolina and centers around Harlan Davis, a young, charming repairman who wants to help an aging church ...Sep 27
- Rehearses and runs Nov. 1-Feb. 7 in Carlsbad, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: Carlsbad, CA; San Diego, CA; Orange County, CA
Seeking a choreographer with experience in the Fosse style for a high school production of "Pippin." The successful candidate must be capable of teaching high school students with a wide range of abilities and experience.Sep 27
- Individual music rehearsals take place in May 2015, in Chicago, IL. Staging, choreography, and dress rehearsals run June 8-July 2, 2015. All rehearsals will be on the north side of Chicago. Performances run July 2-August 2, 2015, at Stage 773 in Lakeview. For special appearance engagements, and extension performances, refer to the accompanied audition attachment.
- Auditions: Oct 26, 27 in Chicago, IL
Casting “See Rock City & Other Destinations”, a musical. Project description: "A contemporary musical about connections missed and made at tourist destinations across America. A wanderer believes his destiny is written on rooftops along the North Carolina Interstate; a young man yearns to connect with intelligent life in Roswell, New ...Sep 12