The 1 Difference Between Cruise Ship and Broadway Auditions

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Backstage Expert and Artios Award-winning casting director Benton Whitley (Stewart/Whitley Casting) says there’s a big difference between the songs you should sing for a cruise ship audition and a Broadway audition. Cruise ships are all about variety!

“Ultimately, we’re going to probably ask you for many different things,” Whitley says. Whereas Broadway auditions are usually “incredibly show-specific,” with crusie ships, “the entertainment often really varies, and we’re looking to hire actors and singers and dancers that are versatile.” Remember—the more you can do, the better!

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