LIFE IS A CABARET NEWSLETTER AUDITION PAGE UPDATED ON JUNE 17, 2019

 

 

BANDS/SOLOISTS/SHOWCASES:

'ESTHER's FOLLIES' – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 23 - Esther's Follies is casting Esther’s Follies. Synopsis: Esther’s Follies is hailed as the Austin TX answer to “Saturday Night Live”. For over 40 years Esther’s has been entertaining sold-out audiences with political satire, comedy sketches, hilarious musical numbers, and award-winning magic. A “Must-See” Austin experience with insightful comedy performed by talented actors, entertainers, and musicians. Esther’s performs five shows weekly; Thursdays at 8pm with two shows Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and 10pm. Rehearses Tuesdays and Wednesdays (12noon-3pm); runs Thursdays-Saturdays TBD at Esther's Follies, located on 6th Street, in Austin TX. Paid weekly. Seeking—Comedic Female Performer (Lead): 18-50, Seeking an experienced female performer with a strong soprano/contralto voice to join our cast; actors with a sense of comedic timing who have the ability to sing harmonies as well as read music (or are a quick study on learning song parts) are strongly encouraged to apply. Acting skills and the ability to impersonate pop culture and political figures are a plus. Esther’s performs five shows weekly; Thursdays at 8pm with two shows Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and 10pm. Rehearsals are Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12noon-3pm; Auditioners must be at least 18 years old; send resume, headshot, and/or video reel to auditions@esthersfollies.com; no phone calls. Seeking talent from Austin TX. Seeking to fill this role immediately.

'JAM WITH JAMIE' – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 29 - Jam With Jamie is seeking Guitarist-Singers and Singers for Jam With Jamie. Synopsis: Are you ready to jam? Do you love kids and music? Then this is the job for you. At Jam With Jamie we specialize in interactive musical birthday parties, classes, education and events for 0-10 years old. We have worked with companies such as American Express, Soho House, Facebook and multiple celebrity clients. Our mission is to inspire the musician inside of every child and bring smiles to every event we are a part of. We are casting singers and guitarists in Dallas, Nashville, Chicago, LA, Miami, New Jersey, The Hamptons, and NYC who sing and love working with children. We are comprised of many actors and musicians and are flexible with most schedules. The majority of parties are on the weekends, and most of our classes are on weekday mornings and afternoons. The work is flexible and completely to your schedule with travel compensation when applicable. Auditions will take place over video. We are looking for talent specifically in Dallas, Nashville, LA, Chicago, The Hamptons, and Miami. Pay per show and travel compensation when applicable. This is a great side hustle for musical theater actors and musicians. We work around your schedule. Seeking—Guitarist-Singer (Lead): 18+; Singer (Supporting): 18+. Seeking talent from New York City NY; Dallas TX; Los Angeles CA; Chicago IL; Miami FL; Jersey City NJ; Nashville TN; Suffolk County NY. Apply via backstage.com or contact Jam with Jamie.

 

EXPERIENCED SINGER/VOCALIST/FRONT PERSON for CHICAGO COVER BAND – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 30 - Chicago Cover Band is seeking an experienced female lead singer for an existing Chicago cover band. Music is focused around the pop/dance/electronic/Top 100 hits of the 2000's and now, with remixed versions of 80's and 90's songs. The band has established booking support for fests, local clubs, events, and more. Rehearsals are 1-2 times a week, lasting until the singer has learned the setlist and a show is developed. Aiming to play shows within 1-2 months from now, so self-study is important. Rehearsal space is on the north side of Chicago IL in a residential area. Pay is split equally between all members (not a tiered system) and can be discussed in more detail through email/in person. Seeking—Singer-Front Person (Lead): Female, 24-39, seeking the following attributes: charismatic, confident rock star vibe and presence; stage experience with a live band; ability and discipline to self-study and be fully prepared for weekly rehearsals; experience and willingness to work with another singer; availability to rehearse 1-2 times a week to build up the band set list (less rehearsals once established); fairly open/flexible schedule, especially on weekends (day and night) for shows; comfort and proficiency with talking to an audience; dance skills that fit the music; a fitness level sufficient to deliver an energetic 2+ hour performance; experience or willingness to work with in-ear monitors; interest to be in a great band with pro-caliber people who focus on being successful. Seeking talent from Chicago IL. If interested, visit backstage.com and provide a description of your musical experience, performance photos, or a current headshot and an audio sample.

 

GAYLE's BROADWAY ROSE, BROADWAY & POP VOCALISTS – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 30 - Gayle's Broadway Rose is seeking Broadway and pop vocalists. Coordinator states: "Seeking super talented Broadway musical and pop singers to become part of our team. We are a new restaurant concept featuring aspiring Broadway performers as singing waiters and waitresses. Hiring for full- and part-time positions. Will train to be a server; no wait staff experience necessary. We are seeking NYC’s best singers and performers to entertain our guests. Must be energetic and able to interact well with guests and other team members. Will also collaborate with other team members to create and choreograph musical performances for our guests." Works in NYC. Pay range: $15-$30/hr. Seeking—Singing Waiters & Waitresses (Lead): Males & Females, 18+. Seeking talent from New York NY. Apply via backstage.com or contact Gayle’s Broadway Rose. Submit a resume, headshot, and video of your best Broadway genre song. Auditions ongoing.

INDIE LABEL SEEKS FEMALE SINGER For GROUP – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 30 - Vementertainment is seeking a female singer for a group. Must be able to harmonize, dance and perform, and must be in shape. Rehearsals evenings & weekends in NYC & Long Island. Seeking—Female Singer: 18-26. Seeking talent from New York NY. Apply via backstage.com or contact the entertainment company. Submit music, pictures, and video or links.

KIDS, SOUTH PACIFIC IN-CONCERT – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 24 - Dunes Summer Theatre is casting one male and one female child to perform in South Pacific. Rehearses TBD; runs July 26-28 at 266 Shady Oak Dr. (accessible by South Shore), Michigan City, IN. Pays $40. Seeking—Emile de Becque’s Son (Supporting): Male, 10-18; Emile de Becque’s Daughter (Supporting): Female, 10-18. Seeking talent from Michigan City IN. Submit reel via backstage.com or contact the theater.

BAND SIGNED With SONY – NOTICE EXPIRES AUG. 15 - Xseyer Records is seeking a male rock singer for a band signed with Sony. The band has a tour setup for the summer and is looking for a full time member who is willing to go on extensive tours. Ongoing work. Pay TBD. Seeking—Lead Singer (Lead): Male, 18-23. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Send in a video of you covering a song by one of the following bands: Shinedown, Incubus, Alice in Chains, Alter Bridge, Nirvana.
Apply via backstage.com or contact the record company. Perform the song either to a backing track or a cappella. Include the link with your submission.

SINGING TELEGRAM PERFORMERS – NOTICE EXPIRES MAY 30, 2020 - Singing Telegrams Now is seeking Singing Telegram and Variety Performers in all major US cities for a fun, flexible, well-paying job for entertainers.
-Must have open schedule and flexibility. Ideal candidates are full-time gig workers (no day job with set hours).
-Most gigs are short notice (many same day or next day). Must have reliable transportation. -Must own a smart phone and use our scheduling app.
-Must be on time and reliable. All auditions and training held over video conference; ongoing work. Pays per gig, usually in the range of $100-$180 depending on character, tips, and travel. Guaranteed minimum $80 per gig (gigs are approx. ten min long). Seeking—Singing Telegram Performer: 18-45, Job requirements:

*Must have open schedule and flexibility. Ideal candidates are full-time gig workers (no day job with set hours). Most gigs are short notice (many same day or next day).
*Must respond quickly to gig requests (keep an eye on your phone!). You set your own schedule and you need to be on top of it!
*Must have dependable transportation.
*Must be on time and reliable
*Must own a smart phone and use our scheduling app.
*Must have strong improv skills *Able to carry a tune*Able to work a crowd*Be charming and funny. Singing Telegrams are typically 8 to 10-minute performances consisting of a loosely scripted comedy act and two to three songs. You must be able to improvise and play off the crowd and recipient. Delivery to offices, restaurants, homes, etc. Popular characters include: Marilyn Monroe, Nurse, Cop, Elvis, Austin Powers, Gorilla in a Tutu, Phantom of the Opera, Nerd, Chicken, and many more. You can also develop your own characters. Bonus if you have some costumes already. This is a really great gig for the right kind of person. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). To be considered, send an email to casting@singingtelegramsnow.com which includes: current photos of yourself and/or links to your media kit; resume; city & state you are located in; phone number; list of any costumes you already have; list of characters you can do or want to do. This is a freelance job. Union/Non-Union welcome to apply (this job is outside of Union purview.) There is no fee to work with us. Performers are paid per gig. Email casting@singingtelegramsnow.com. In your cover letter indicate your availability (i.e. your normal weekly schedule, if you have a day job, etc.). Include your headshot or links to your media kit or backstage profile. For your audition, you will be required to sing and improvise based off of a loose script. Check out some examples of singing telegram characters on our website, www.singingtelegramsnow.com. In your cover letter, indicate a few options for characters that you would like to perform.

 

 

 

CRUISES/RESORTS/THEME PARKS:

'AMERICA's HIT PARADE' and 'HAZZARD COUNTY HOEDOWN' – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 8 - The Grand Majestic Theater is seeking enthusiastic, strong male and female singers who can sing solos, sing harmonies, and dance/move for productions of America's Hit Parade, and Hazzard County Hoedown. Hit Parad" is a fun, musical revue of the '50s and '60s featuring top jukebox hit songs of the era; Hazzard County Hoedown is a comedic spoof of "The Dukes of Hazzard," featuring a variety of music: country as well as pop hits from the '80s and '90s. Note: Performers must be able to relocate to East Tennessee for their contract. Productions run through December 2019 in Pigeon Forge TN. Term of contract can be discussed. Pays $75-$90/show. Contract runs through December 2019. Note: Performers must be able to relocate to East Tennessee for the duration of their contract. Seeking—Leads, Step-Outs, Ensemble: Males & Females, 25-40. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Apply via backstage.com or contact the theater. In your cover letter, include your availability date and when you can relocate to Tennessee. Must include headshot, current full body shot, resume, demo reel, any YouTube clips, and any audio/video of your talent.

 

 

 

 

 

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STAGE SHOWS:

EQUITY, 'WEST SIDE STORY' – JUNE 17 - North Carolina Theatre is casting Equity actors, singers and dancers for West Side Story. Leonard Bernstein, music; Stephen Sondheim, lyrics; Arthur Laurents, book; Rehearsals begin Sep. 30 at NC Theatre Studios and Raleigh Memorial Auditorium; runs Oct. 15-20 at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh NC. Pays $784/wk. Equity LOA Contract. Seeking—“Tony:” Male, 18-29, leader of the Jets gang. Restless, impulsive, poetic; tenor; principal; “Maria:” Female, 18-29, Bernardo's sister. Willful, romantic, sensitive; soprano; principal. This role is Latina. (Role on offer); “Anita:” Female, 20-35, Bernardo's girlfriend. Confident and out-spoken with a zeal for life. Excellent dancer-singer; belt mezzo; principal. This role is Latina; “Bernardo:” Male, 18-35, leader of the Sharks gang. Proud, protective and quick tempered. Strong dancer-singer; baritone; principal. This role is Latino; “Riff:” Male, 18-29, athletic, muscular, can be a bully. Member of the Jets gang. Strong dancer-singer; bari-tenor, baritone; principal; “Action:” Male, 18-29, member of the Jets gang. Always ready for a fight. Short tempered. Loose cannon. Strong dancer-singer; tenor; principal. Equity Principal Audition Jun 17 from 10AM-6PM (lunch 1pm-2pm) at The Growing Studio (344 W 38th St., 4th fl., New York City NY 10018). Seeking talent from New York City NY. EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will be provided. Prepare a brief contemporary musical theater song from the show or in the style of the show. Bring sheet music, in the correct key, as an accompanist will be provided. Bring a picture and resume, stapled together and your Equity card. North Carolina Theatre encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition. Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.

 

EQUITY, 'SOPHISTICATED LADIES' – JUNE 18 – CHICAGO - Porchlight Music Theatre is casting Sophisticated Ladies, a musical. Rehearsals begin Dec. 16, 2019, in Chicago IL. Runs Jan. 24-Mar. 6. Some pay. Seeking—Equity Singers (Supporting): 18+, strong vocalists for are comfortable singing Duke Ellington’s compositions to vivid life. Audition by appointment Jun 18 from 10AM-6PM for Singers at Porchlight Rehearsal Studios (4200 W. Diversey Parkway, Chicago IL 60639). Seeking talent from Chicago IL. Sign up at www.tiny.cc/sophisticated Singers should prepare two contrasting 32-bar selections in the style of the show (you may sing songs from the show). Bring sheet music, your book and a headshot/résumé. An accompanist will be provided. No recordings. You may be asked to come back and dance on the afternoon of Friday, June 28.

 

EQUITY, 'WEST SIDE STORY' – JUNE 18 & 19 - North Carolina Theatre is seeking Equity dancers and singers for the ensemble in West Side Story. Leonard Bernstein, music; Stephen Sondheim, lyrics; Arthur Laurents, book; Rehearsals begin Sep. 30 at NC Theatre Studios and Raleigh Memorial Auditorium; runs Oct. 15-20 at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh NC. Pays $784/wk. Equity LOA Contract. Seeking—Sharks Women: Female, 18-29, excellent female dancer-singers to play the girlfriends of the Sharks gang. These roles are Latinix; Jets Woman: Female, 18-29, excellent female dancer-singers to play the girlfriends of the Jets guys; Jets Men: Male, 18-29, excellent male dancer-singers to play the other members of the Jets gang; Sharks Men: Male, 18+, excellent male dancer-singers to play the other members of the Sharks gang. These roles are Latinx. Equity Chorus Calls Jun 18 at 9:30AM for Equity female singers & 2PM for Equity male singers and Jun 19 at 9:30AM for Equity female dancers who sing & 2PM for Equity male dancers who sing at Actors' Equity New York Audition Center (165 W 46th St., 16th fl., New York City NY 10036). Seeking talent from New York City NY. ECC Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will be provided. Note: No non-Equity will be seen at these ECCs. Singers: Prepare 16 to 32 bars of a song from the show or in the style of the show. Bring sheet music, in the correct key, as an accompanist will be provided. Bring a picture and resume, stapled together. Dancers: Come ready to dance in dance attire with dance sneakers and character shoes. Prepare 16 to 32 bars of a song from the show or in the style of the show in case asked to sing. Bring sheet music, in the correct key, as an accompanist will be provided. Bring a picture and resume, stapled together. North Carolina Theatre encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition. Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.

EQUITY, FARMERS ALLEY THEATRE – JUNE 19 – CHICAGO - Farmers Alley Theatre is seeking Equity actor-singers of all types for the upcoming 2019-2020 Farmers Alley Theatre season including: Camelot (Fredrick Loewe, music; Alan Jay Lerner, book-lyrics; book adapted by David Lee; new orchestrations by Steve Orich. Rehearsals begin Sep. 9; runs Oct. 4-27); It's A Wonderful Life (Radio Play) (based on the classic film directed by Frank Capra; Joe Landry, adaptation. Rehearsals begin Oct. 28; runs Nov. 22-Dec. 22); The Cake (Bekah Brunstetter, writer. Rehearsals begin Jan. 13 or Jan. 20; runs Feb. 7-23); Lost In Yonkers (Neil Simon, writer. Rehearsals begin Feb. 17; runs Mar. 13-29); Lady Day at the Emerson Bar & Grill, a play with music (Lanie Robertson, writer. Rehearsals begin Apr. 6 or 13; runs Apr. 24-May 10 or May 17); Bright Star (Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, music; Steve Martin, book; Edie Brickell, lyrics. Rehearsals begin May 18; runs June 12-28); and High Fidelity (Tom Kitt, music; Amanda Green, lyrics; David Lindsay-Abaire, book. Rehearsals begin June 29; runs July 24-Aug. 16). Rehearses and performs in Kalamazoo MI. Pays: $354/wk. Equity SPT Tier 1 Contract. Housing and travel provided for out of town talent. Seeking—Equity Actor-Singers: 18+, roles can be found here: www.farmersalleytheatre.com/auditions Equity Principal Audition Jun 19 from 10AM-6PM (lunch 1:30pm-2:30pm) at Actors' Equity Association (Chicago Member Center, 557 W Randolph St., 1st fl., Chicago IL 60661; Dial 011 for front door entry). Seeking talent from Chicago IL. EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will be provided. Equity Members may sign up using the Member Portal beginning June 12 at noon. Prepare two contrasting songs, one minute in length (we may only ask for one). Also prepare two monologues (one dramatic and one comedic) one minute in length (we may only ask for one.) You may choose to only sing or only do a monologue – do whatever shows your talent the best. You may sing from one of the shows in our season, but it is not required. Bring headshot and resume and legible music in correct key. An accompanist will be provided. Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend. Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.

'HAMILTUNES' – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 22 – FLINT - RICH Kids, Inc. is casting Hamiltunes, the officially licensed singalong to the soundtrack of the Award-winning musical "Hamilton." Rehearses in June in Flint MI. Showcase on July 4, 2019 in Flint MI at Flint Water Festival IV. Best performance wins $1,000. Seeking—“Alexander Hamilton” (Lead): 13-70, Tenor/Baritone; “Aaron Burr” (Lead): 13-70, Tenor/Baritone; “Angelica Schuyler” (Lead): 13-70, Mezzo-Soprano; “Eliza Schuyler” (Lead): 13-70, Soprano; Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson (Supporting): 13-70, Tenor/Baritone; “George Washington” (Supporting): 13-70, Tenor/Baritone; Hercules Mulligan/James Madison (Supporting): 13-70, Tenor/Baritone; John Laurens/Philip Hamilton (Supporting): 18+, Tenor; “Peggy Schuyler” (Chorus/Ensemble): 18+, Mezzo-Soprano; King George/Samuel Seabury (Chorus/Ensemble): 18+, Tenor; Ensemble (Chorus/Ensemble): 13-69, Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass; Storytellers (Supporting): 13-70, Deliver narratives during song transitions. Seeking talent from Flint MI. Accepting self-tape auditions: info@flintwaterfestival.com. For more information about the project visit, www.flintwaterfestival.com/signup Singers & Dancers must prepare one song for the audition. Actors prepare Storytellers sides.

Storytellers Sides:

SIDE 1: "Unfortunately for King George, the “pride of Mount Vernon” General George Washington has enlisted Hamilton as his right-hand man. Meanwhile, at a Winter’s Ball, Hamilton meets the love of his life."

SIDE 2: "President Adams fires Hamilton, and Hamilton retaliates with an inflammatory critique of the new president. The feud gets ugly, and Hamilton decides to go public about his affair to prevent this secret from interfering with his political future."

SIDE 3: “In the Presidential election of 1800, Hamilton ends up endorsing Jefferson, which causes Burr to challenge him to a duel. Hamilton intentionally misses his shot, just as he instructed his son Philip to do, and dies as a result.”

EQUITY, 'SISTER ACT' – JUNE 22 & 23 – ADDISON - WaterTower Theatre is casting Equity actor-singers for Sister Act. Rehearsals begin Oct.1; runs Oct. 24-Nov. 10 in Addison TX. Pays $392/wk. Equity SPT Agreement. Seeking—“Deloris Van Cartier:” Female, 25-35, an aspiring performer, trying to find both fame and a place in the world; when forced to hide in the convent, she initially refuses to embrace her new lifestyle but learns to embrace it when she works with the choir; loud-mouthed, lots of attitude, but ultimately caring; Mother Superior: Female, 50-70, the head of the convent, sarcastic and a bit stiff; extremely protective about keeping her sisters away from the outside world, which puts her in direct opposition to Deloris and her musical teachings; “Sister Mary Robert:” Female, 16-25, a postulant; abandoned as a baby and raised at the convent; shy and soft-spoken, but singing with Deloris lets her find her voice; her wallflower lifestyle has made her live a shell of a life; “Sister Mary Patrick:” Female, 35-50, a nun of the convent; consistently perky, enthusiastic, and easily excitable; “Sister Mary Lazarus:” Female, 50-70, a nun of the convent and head of the choir; rather deadpan and the least welcoming of any of the nuns, but she gets caught up in Deloris' soul music; “Monsignor O’Hara:” Male, 45-60, one of the heads of the convent; constantly concerned with financial matters, though soul music surprisingly puts him in a different mood; “Curtis:” Male, 30-40, a club owner, notorious gangster, and Deloris' boyfriend; cocky and controlling, always on the verge of violence; “Eddie Souther:” Male, 25-35, the desk chief at the Philadelphia police station and a high school classmate of Deloris who helps get her into hiding; faces a lot of nerves when under pressure, causing him to sweat profusely; he still yearns for Deloris after all these years, and dreams of being her hero; “TJ:” Male, 16-30, Curtis's nephew and one of his thugs; deft and cognizant of the fact, constantly in a state of ignorant bliss; “Joey:” Male, 30-40, one of Curtis's thugs; believes himself to be quite the ladies' man; “Pablo:” Male, 25-40, one of Curtis's thugs; a natural follower; must be able to speak Spanish; “Sister Mary Martin-Of-Tours:” Female, 40-60, a nun of the convent; clearly in her own world, but has her moments of surprising clarity; “Sister Mary Theresa:” Female, 60-70, a nun of the convent, the oldest of the group; decrepit at a glance, but secretly packs a punch; “Michelle:” Female, 20-30, one of Deloris's back-up singers; Lippy and always quick with a retort; “Tina:” Female, 20-30, one of Deloris's back-up singers; a little thick and naïve; “Ernie:” Male, 25-35, one of Curtis's thugs; initially thought to be a mindless yes-man, he turns out to be an undercover police informant; Ensemble: Males & Females, 20-40, a diverse mix of actors. Equity Principal Auditions AEA by appointment Jun 22 from 12NOON-9PM and Jun 23 from 12NOON-9PM (lunch 4pm-5pm) at Addison Theatre Centre (15650 Addison Rd., Addison TX 75001). EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition. Actors should prepare a 16-32 bar cut of a song in the style of the show. Actors must provide their own sheet music. No acapella. Actors should bring their book in case the creative team would like to hear more. Headshot and resume are required. Equity actors can sign up for an audition slot at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0f44aba62ba6fc1-sister. Audition appointment, headshot, and resume are required. Equity and Non-Equity roles are available. Local hires preferred.

EQUITY, 'SOPHISTICATED LADIES' – JUNE 24 – CHICAGO - Porchlight Music Theatre is casting Sophisticated Ladies, a musical. Rehearsals begin Dec. 30, 2019; runs Jan. 24, 2020-Mar. 6 in Chicago IL. Pays $314/wk. Equity Cat. 2 Contract. Seeking—Adult Actors: 18+, strong vocalists for are comfortable singing Duke Ellington’s compositions to vivid life; should be both strong singers (Duke Ellington music) & dancers (tap & jazz) of all ethnicities and gender identities. Gymnastic experience a plus. Local hires preferred. Equity Principal Audition Jun 24 from 10AM-6PM (lunch 2pm-3pm) at Porchlight Rehearsal Studios (4200 W. Diversey Parkway, Chicago IL 60639; #76 Bus to Tripp Ave. Free parking in fenced lot and on street. Enter black door off of parking lot). Seeking talent from Chicago IL. EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will be provided. Members may sign up using the Member portal beginning June 17 at noon. Prepare two contrasting 32-bar selections in the style of the show. (You may sing songs from the show.) Bring sheet music, your book and a headshot/resume. An accompanist will be provided. No recordings. You may be asked to a dance callback on the afternoon of June 28. Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.

'PRAY The GAY AWAY' – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 25 - Theater Arts Guild is casting Pray the Gay Away, a serious musical comedy that takes place in 1982 Minnetonka MN. Synopsis: A teenage boy goes through gay conversion therapy with conflict between his church and a LGBTQ+ support group. Main themes of the story surround sexual identity, religion, and politics. Rehearses Aug.-Oct. in Mount Vernon; runs Nov. 8-24 at the Lincoln Theatre in Mount Vernon WA. No pay. Community theater show. Seeking—Youth Pride Members (Lead): Transgender, 18-30, youth pride is an LGBTQ+ support group with many individual characters; “Harold” (Supporting): Male, 40-55, retired military, member of a confessional church. His commentary reflects attitudes on homophobia, church doctrine, and conservative politics. If this were the Flintstones, Harold would be Barney; Therapist (Lead): Male, 32-50, a therapist specializing in gay conversion. Role is mostly spoken with some singing (baritone range). Seeking talent from Mount Vernon WA. Audition content: Sing one minute of the song of your choice. Recommended styles are contemporary musical theater, pop, or classical. We just want to hear your strongest vocal style, whatever that may be. You can use our audition pianist, bring your own, or play your backing track on our sound system. Sing to accompaniment or backing track (no a cappella singing). Note: No monologue needed. Auditioners will read script excerpts from the PTGA script. Wear comfortable clothing. There will be a group dance segment with our choreographer. Audition format: Auditioners will work together as a group from 6pm-9pm. All auditioners introduce themselves and sing one-minute song excerpt. Choreographer will work with auditioners as a group to learn a short dance segment. Directors will run scene excerpts with different combinations of auditioners. During scene work, music director will do short vocal range checks with each auditioner. Apply via backstage.com or contact the guild.

EQUITY, FARMERS ALLEY THEATRE – JUNE 30 – KALAMAZOO - Farmers Alley Theatre is seeking Equity actors/singers of all types for the upcoming 2019-2020 season including: Camelot (Fredrick Loewe, music; Alan Jay Lerner, book-lyrics; book adapted by David Lee; new orchestrations by Steve Orich. Rehearsals begin Sep. 9; runs Oct. 4-27); It's A Wonderful Life (Radio Play) (based on the classic film directed by Frank Capra; Joe Landry, adaptation. Rehearsals begin Oct. 28; runs Nov. 22-Dec. 22); The Cake (Bekah Brunstetter, writer. Rehearsals begin Jan. 13 or Jan. 20; runs Feb. 7-23); Lost In Yonkers (Neil Simon, writer. Rehearsals begin Feb. 17; runs Mar. 13-29); Lady Day at the Emerson Bar & Grill, a play with music (Lanie Robertson, writer. Rehearsals begin Apr. 6 or 13; runs Apr. 24-May 10 or May 17); Bright Star (Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, music; Steve Martin, book; Edie Brickell, lyrics. Rehearsals begin May 18; runs June 12-28); and High Fidelity (Tom Kitt, music; Amanda Green, lyrics; David Lindsay-Abaire, book. Rehearsals begin June 29; runs July 24-Aug. 16). Rehearses and performs in Kalamazoo MI. Pays: $354/wk. Equity SPT Tier 1 Contract. Housing and travel provided for out of town talent. Seeking—Equity Actor-Singers: 18+, roles can be found here: www.farmersalleytheatre.com/auditions Equity Principal Audition Jun 30 from 10AM-6PM (lunch 1:30pm-2:30pm) at Farmers Alley Theatre (221 Farmers Alley, Kalamazoo MI 49007-4885). Seeking talent from Kalamazoo MI. EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition. A monitor and an accompanist will be provided. For full season info (titles, dates and character breakdowns), please visit: http://www.farmersalleytheatre.com/auditions For an audition appointment, visit www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0E45A8A622A4FD0-farmers. Prepare two contrasting songs, one minute in length (we may only ask for one). Also prepare two monologues (one dramatic and one comedic) one minute in length (we may only ask for one.) You may choose to only sing or only do a monologue – do whatever shows your talent the best. You may sing from one of the shows in our season, but it is not required. Bring headshot and resume and legible music in correct key. An accompanist will be provided. Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend. Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.

EQUITY, FARMERS ALLEY THEATRE - JULY 1 – KALAMAZOO - Farmers Alley Theatre is seeking Equity actor-singers of all types for the upcoming 2019-2020 season including: Camelot (Fredrick Loewe, music; Alan Jay Lerner, book-lyrics; book adapted by David Lee; new orchestrations by Steve Orich. Rehearsals begin Sep. 9; runs Oct. 4-27); It's A Wonderful Life (Radio Play) (based on the classic film directed by Frank Capra; Joe Landry, adaptation. Rehearsals begin Oct. 28; runs Nov. 22-Dec. 22); The Cake (Bekah Brunstetter, writer. Rehearsals begin Jan. 13 or Jan. 20; runs Feb. 7-23); Lost In Yonkers (Neil Simon, writer. Rehearsals begin Feb. 17; runs Mar. 13-29); Lady Day at the Emerson Bar & Grill, a play with music (Lanie Robertson, writer. Rehearsals begin Apr. 6 or 13; runs Apr. 24-May 10 or May 17); "Bright Star" (Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, music; Steve Martin, book; Edie Brickell, lyrics. Rehearsals begin May 18; runs June 12-28); and High Fidelity (Tom Kitt, music; Amanda Green, lyrics; David Lindsay-Abaire, book. Rehearsals begin June 29; runs July 24-Aug. 16). Rehearses and performs in Kalamazoo MI. Pays $354/wk. Equity SPT 3 Contract. Seeking—Singers: 18+, roles can be found here: www.farmersalleytheatre.com/auditions Equity Chorus Call Jul 1 at 10AM for Equity Female Identified Singers, 12NOON for Equity Female Identified Dancers Who Sing, 2:30PM for Equity Male Identified Singers & 4PM for Equity Male Identified Dancers at Farmers Alley Theatre (221 Farmers Alley, Kalamazoo MI 49007-4885). Seeking talent from Kalamazoo MI. ECC Procedures are in effect for this audition. An Equity Monitor will not be provided. A monitor and an accompanist will be provided. The producer will run all aspects of the Kalamazoo audition. For the Kalamazoo auditions, sign up at www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0E45A8A622A4FD0-farmers1. Dancers: Prepare your own 30 or 60 second dance routine in style of the show. Singers: Prepare 16 bars up tempo and 16 bars ballad. Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.

'HAIR' – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 3 - Seacoast Repertory Theatre is casting Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical. Synopsis: Hair celebrates the sixties counterculture in all its barefoot, long-haired, bell-bottomed, beaded and fringed glory. To an infectiously energetic rock beat, the show wows audiences with songs like “Aquarius,” “Good Morning, Starshine,” “Hair,” “I Got Life,” and “Let The Sun Shine.” Exploring ideas of identity, community, global responsibility and peace, "Hair" remains relevant as ever as it examines what it means to be a young person in a changing world. Rehearsals begin June 18; runs July 18-Aug. 18 in Portsmouth NH. Weekly stipend to be negotiated with talent. Housing available for out-of-town artists. Seeking—“Hud” (Lead): Male, 18-35, Black/African-Descent, Actors must be comfortable with on stage intimacy and nudity. Baritone/Tenor; “Woof” (Supporting): Lead, Male 18-30, Actor must be comfortable with on stage intimacy and nudity. Tenor. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Apply via backstage.com or contact the theater. Send a video of yourself singing "Colored Spade" for the role of Hud and "Sodomy" for the role of Woof.

'BRIGHT STAR' – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 15 - The Public Theater of San Antonio is casting a production of Bright Star. Synopsis: A refreshingly hopeful tale of love and redemption, set against the backdrop of the 1920s and '40s American South. Alice meets a young soldier who awakens her longing for the child she once lost. An uplifting journey holds you tight in its grasp with deep emotion and beautiful melodies. Rehearsals begin Feb. 24, 2020; runs Mar. 27-April 19. All rehearsals and performances take place at The Public Theater of San Antonio, Russell Hill Rogers Auditorium, 800 W Ashby Pl, San Antonio TX. All roles paid. All contracts negotiated individually. Equity SPT 1 contracts available for some roles. Travel and housing will be provided for non-local talent. Seeking—“Mayor Josiah Dobbs” (Supporting): Male, 45-55, baritone. The Mayor of Zebulon; a political and financial powerbroker - distinguished, an imposing and controlling presence; has a genuine interest in protecting his son's future and his family name, but in doing so, is ultimately pushed to a point of extreme and irrevocable cruelty. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Apply via backstage.com or contact the theater. Provide video submission including the following: 1 monologue (not to exceed 1 minute); 2 song selections (16-32 bars, not to exceed 30 seconds, nothing prior to 1990). No original work or poetry. Must include headshot and resume.

 

'LEGALLY BLONDE' – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 26 - West Hartford Summer Arts Festival is casting Legally Blonde, a stage musical. Project description: "Harvard's beloved blonde takes the stage by pink storm in this fun, upbeat story of self-discovery." Performances July 27-Aug 3, 2019, in Hartford CT. No pay. Seeking—All Roles: Males & Females, Open to students entering 9th grade in the fall through age 23. Seeking talent from West Hartford CT. Apply via backstage.com or contact the festival.

 

 

 

COMPANIES:

THEATRE ARTIST WORKSHOP - The Theatre Artists Workshop (TAW), an actors' gym/conservatory founded in 1983 for professionals living in Fairfield and Westchester counties and environs, is seeking new members. The company presents three public event fundraisers, classic play readings, and "Alternate Night" productions throughout the year. Regular meetings are held every Monday at 7:30pm at the company's 90-seat black box theater in Norwalk CT. Dues for full members are $250/year. No pay. Seeking—New Members: male and female, all ages and types, actors, directors, writers, and technicians, etc. Note: Company performance space is available to members 24/7. To be considered, visit www.taworkshop.org and download an application. For questions, email artists@taworkshop.org.

 

TEENS, MUSICAL THEATER LOS ANGELES - Musical Theater Los Angeles is seeking exceptional performers from the ages of 11-17 to participate in a new teen theater company. Performers will be trained in acting, dance, and voice, while working on productions that will be taken around the county. Seeking serious performers who believe this is their calling. Company rehearses Saturdays (9:30am-12noon) in L.A. No pay. Enrollment fee: $675. Seeking—Strong Teen Performers for Theater Company (Lead): Males & Females, 11-17, All Ethnicities. Seeking submissions from Los Angeles CA. Submit headshot and resume for audition appointment. For submission and/or more info, visit backstage.com

 

 

 

COMPETITIONS:

'ATLANTIC CITY's GOT TALENT,' SEASON 1 - WEEK OF JULY 4 - Cooper Jordan Entertainment is seeking talent for Atlantic City's Got Talent, season one from the producers of the hit Times Square show New York's Got Talent. Producer states: "The Top 15 best acts will be selected to perform in one of two preliminary shows with a live audience at the Boardwalk Showroom in Atlantic City with three Broadway/off-Broadway, music, or New York dance producers as judges. All performances will be held at Boardwalk Showroom Atlantic City inside The Claridge Hotel (next to Ballys). Three acts from each night of the competition will move forward to the Season 1 Finale Saturday, Aug. 24 in Atlantic City. From Atlantic City audience vote, the Finale will crown one winner who will receive the Golden Ticket fast passing them to the TOP 5 of New York's Got Talent Season 7. The winner of New York's Got Talent receives a $1000 cash prize and a fully sponsored night of their own show in Times Square - with the possibility of a picked-up run." Contestant performances are currently scheduled to be held July 5 and Aug. 5 with the finale scheduled for Aug. 24. The NYGT Season 7 Finale is currently scheduled for Aug. 27 on 42nd Street in NYC. Acts for ACGT only attend one of the two preliminary night, in July or August, assigned based on their availability, with the ability to move on to the Finale for late August. Winner of New York's Got Talent Season 7 receives a cash prize of $1000 and a fully sponsored public/industry-invited one-night of his or her own show on 42nd Street. Seeking—Talent Act: 18+, all types of acts, including, but not limited to, singers, dancers, magicians, jugglers, pet-training tricks, burlesque, bands, guitarists, drummers, comedians, weird acts of all kinds, ventriloquists, drag queens, lip-synching acts, sideshow, cirque, tappers, tumblers, gymnasts, balance acts, impersonators, a cappella groups, and any other alternative performance art. Seeking talent from New York, Brooklyn, Queens County, Staten Island, Bronx, Queens NY; Atlantic City, Trenton, Toms River, Vineland NJ; Philadelphia PA; Cherry Hill, Ocean City, Newark, Edison, Hammonton NJ; Baltimore MD; Wilmington DE; Allentown, Bethlehem PA; Washington DC; Bethesda, North Bethesda MD. Auditions preferred by video submission. Additional auditions may be held by appointment only the week of July 4. For an in-person audition appointment, submit your talent (i.e., singer, comic, musician, magician, etc.) and a brief description of where you want to be as a performance artist to nygottalent@gmail.com with "Submission for ACGT Season 1" in the subject line. Also accepting submissions for future seasons of NYGT.

BEN PLATT VOCAL COVER COMPETITION + TALENT SHOWCASE – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 11 - Cover Nation is seeking singers for a Ben Platt vocal cover competition. Production states: "Cover Nation, one of YouTube's largest communities of cover song creators and fans with over one million subscribers, is looking for singers to participate in their 'Grow As We Go' Ben Platt cover contest. Winner will have their video shown to Ben's team, be featured to the one million+ Cover Nation subscribers and win round-trip airfare and lodging for two to see Ben perform live in New York City. Get seen by millions. Judging criteria: 50% vocal performance, 25% originality of rendition, and 25% audio and video production." No rehearsal or production dates required. Winning cover video receives exposure to Ben's team and video published to the over one million people who subscribe to Cover Nation's YouTube channel. Winner also receives two tickets to an upcoming Ben Platt show in NYC, two-night hotel stay in NYC, and two round-trip flight tickets to NYC. Seeking—Singer (Ben Platt Cover): Males & Females, 13+. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). To submit, create a cover of Ben Platt's “Grow As We Go” and post it to YouTube or online to your preferred platform, as long as the URL is open and allows anyone to view. Submit your entry with the contest form link by July 12. Tag your video title with #covernationbenplattcontest. Watch the instructional video for entry videos here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIMJjhhsxP8/. Submit/participate in the competition here: https://uproxx.com/cover-nation-ben-platt-contest/?cmpid=190603/bplatt/atl/otc/Backstage/lan/txt/us/. Check out the Cover Nation community on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtwQvkMG2Ksbe2HhB1WJlOg.

 

'CELEBRATION Of MUSIC' – NOTICE EXPIRES SEP. 30 – BALTIMORE - Sun & Sky Entertainment is seeking all musical acts/genres (bands, soloists, duets, groups, instrumentalists, a cappella, and even dancers), ages 4-25 years old, to audition for Celebration of Music. All contestants must attend the live concert at Gordon Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019. Voting will take place online and in concert, and the winner will be announced Oct. 24, 2019 at the Gordan Center for Performing Arts in Baltimore MD. The winner will get to perform a live solo and go on to perform on the nationally televised show in California on PBS. No pay. Coordinator states: "The winner will be announced at the end of the show and will get to perform again. They will also be featured on the national television show 'Celebration of Music' in Los Angeles, California, which will be taped for the entire country to watch on PBS. The winner will also get to record a single available on iTunes or record a music video for YouTube with Ethan." Seeking—Contestant (Lead): Males & Females, 4-25. Seeking talent from Baltimore MD. Apply via backstage.com or contact the entertainment company. When applying, indicate that Dannielle is your "recruiter's name"; this will ensure that Dannielle will be able to process your application personally.

 

NAKENTERPRISE WEEKLY ARTIST COMPETITION - Nakenteprise Corp is seeking singers and instrumentalists to perform and compete in a Nakenterprise Corp artist competition. For more info, visit Nakenterprise.com or noglokel.com. Runs in US, studio located in Westchester NY but competition is nationwide. First place winner receives $250+$250 entry fee ticket to larger competition. 2nd place: $150 3rd place: $50 4th place: $25 5th place: $10. Seeking—Singers/Artists: 18+, All Ethnicities, artist selects two beats to perform. Seeking submissions nationwide/worldwide. The Nakenterprise Creative Artist Competition is for all.

 

 

 

RECORDING/STUDIO SESSIONS/VOICEOVERS/FILM/TV/ONLINE:

'WHAT IF BLACK BOYS WERE BUTTERFLIES' – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 21 - DaeQuan Collier, dir.-writer, is casting What If Black Boys Were Butterflies, a non-linear experimental film. Synopsis: This film begins as we hear an off-screen conversation between two black men. As this conversation continues, we see vérité footage of black boys in various settings and spaces, displaying what black boyhood is and what it ultimately could be. Shoots in June in NYC. Copy for reel will be provided. Seeking—Voiceover Man 1 (Lead): 18-40, conversation between two black men. These men ideally sound really gritty and authentic to life; Voiceover Man 2 (Supporting): 18-40, conversation between two black men. These men ideally sound really gritty and authentic to life. Seeking talent from New York NY. Apply via backstage.com.

'PINK OPAQUE,' VOICEOVER ROLE – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 28 - HB Content is casting a feature-length indie drama. Synopsis: While struggling to finish his thesis documentary required to graduate, Travis Wolfe reconnects with his estranged uncle and navigates a budding romance against the wishes of his girlfriend's older brother. Film production is based in L.A. Voiceover recording can be done entirely remotely. Paid; rates TBD. Seeking—“Carolyn” (Supporting): Female, 40-50, a loving and caring, but stern mother. She has made great sacrifices for her only child to provide opportunities that she was not giving. Also harbors a deep-seated resentment for her brother and husband, who committed suicide. Black/African Descent. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Apply via backstage.com or contact the casting company. Send vocal submissions from attached sides.

 

STORYTELLERS – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 30 - Blue Agency is seeking authors, storytellers, and podcast talent to take part in an upcoming project with GMP Publishing. Company states: "You do not need to be a published author or have special writing talents. If you have a story that fits, then we will work with you. We are looking for written or podcast short stories on any of the following topics: "Your experience being in a relationship with a narcissist; college student life; children of divorce; in a relationship with a "revolutionary" who is not so revolutionary; things you wished you would have known before you .....(you fill in the blank). "Those selected for the project will be compensated, some will be invited to attend the book tour." Works June 1-June 30; submissions can be done remotely. Pay will vary based on project selected (story only, voiceover and story, story/podcast and voiceover). Rates range from $50-$300. Seeking—Storyteller (Lead): Males & Females, 6+. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Apply via backstage.com or contact the agency. Be prepared to submit work within 72 hours of being contacted.

CIVIL RIGHTS DOCUMENTARY FILM – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 8 - Augusta Films is seeking voiceover actors for A Crime on the Bayou, a 1960's Civil Rights documentary. The actors are needed to record the voiceover of key characters from a trial in 1968. Rehearsal/Production dates TBD. Pays stipend, based on length of recording and previous experience. Seeking—Role 1 (Supporting): Male, 25-55, Black/African Descent, a civil rights pioneer/lawyer. Charismatic and intellectual. New Orleans accent; Role 3 (Supporting): Male, 35-70, New Orleans accent, authoritarian personality, intrusive, and deceptive in his speech. Seeking talent from New York NY; New Orleans LA. Send any audio samples you may have that fit the descriptions above, as there may be more roles available in the future. Must be able to perform in accurate 1960's New Orleans and New York accents. Much of the voiceover will be courtroom testimony. This job can be done remotely or in the studio in NYC. Note: Allow for a half day of recording. Apply via backstage.com or contact the film company.

KIDS/TEENS, STEIN ENTERTAINMENT GROUP – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 15 - Stein Entertainment Group is seeking young talent for Stein Entertainment Group youth division in representation of feature films, television series, pilots, commercials, voiceovers, and animated series. Works in NYC and L.A. Seeking—Young Performers (NYC): special concentration on talent aged 5-10; Young Talent (Lead, East Coast): Males & Females, 5-15; NYC Kids (Lead): 5-14, talent interested in pursuing TV/film. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Apply via backstage.com or contact the casting group. Interested talent should include a note on whether they are on the east or west coast. Submit with a current headshot and resume or a good clear current photo and description of any training or pertinent experience. Links to reels are appreciated as well. Talent should be local enough to each market to be available for auditions and work.

GOSPEL HYMN, BASS SINGERS – NOTICE EXPIRES AUG. 25 - Huckleberry Music is seeking bass/baritone singers for a vocal recording of a gospel hymn. Work begins immediately. Singer must state their recording fee. Seeking—Bass/Baritone (Day Player): Male, 23+. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Must be trained and able to read. Four-minute song opens in opera/oratorio style, slowly moving into gospel. Range C3-G4. Voice needs to be commanding, dramatic, emotional, and superb. Send sample and resume via backstage.com or contact the music company.

 

 

 

OPEN MIC NIGHTS/JAM SESSIONS:

NEW YORK CITY LOCATION:

'CALLBACK MONDAYS' OPEN MIC NIGHT - Forslund Theatricals LLC is seeking participants for Callback Mondays, an open mic night. Mason Griffin, piano accompaniment; Runs EVERY Monday at 10pm at The West End Lounge (107th & Broadway, Upper West Side, NYC). No pay. There is no cover. There is a $15 food/drink minimum. Seeking—Soloist: 18+, All Ethnicities. Seeking submissions from New York NY. For submission, visit backstage.com or contact the company.

 

WASHINGTON DC AREA LOCATIONS:

Open Mic Nights hosted by TOM SAPUTO

Email Tom at tomsaputo@msn.com for dates/times at the following locations:

Thursdays: Jan. 3, 10, 17 & 24 at 7:30pm at Pistones (6320 Arlington Blvd, Falls Church VA, 703/533 1885)

Jan. 4 & 25 – Elks Lodge (8421 Arlington Blvd Fairfax VA, 703/560-2188)

Jan. 6, 9, 12, 20 & 23 - Normandie Farm

Jan. 11 – Café Montmartre (1625 Washington Plaza N, Reston VA, 240/423 9079)

Jan. 19 – Pistones - 10th Anniversary Gig (6320 Arlington Blvd, Falls Church VA, 703/533 1885)

 

 

PROMOTIONS:

ALL INDIE RADIO – Indie bands, Indie CDs, Indie reviews, Indie business, Indie attitude - www.allindieradio.com

 

CHRIS HUGHES PHOTOGRAPHY - Chris Hughes (photographer) is offering free photography for off-Broadway and off-off-Broadway productions.  Service is ongoing.  All photos taken are available to the participants for no fee.  Seeking—Theater Productions: including cabaret and any other live venue.  Note: Photographer is working on an ongoing project of theater and live entertainment performers and their productions.  For more information, email chrishughesphoto@earthlink.net.

 

DISCOVERING ARTISTS - DiscoveringArtists.com offers publicity services to musicians and bands.

 

FREE HEADSHOTS And PORTRAITS For ACTORS, MUSICIANS, DANCERS And MODELS - M. Stephen is seeking actors who wish to have free headshots taken; these will be used for the photographer's portfolio. Photographer states: "I am a photographer updating my headshot portfolio since moving to New York from L.A. In L.A. it was easy to shoot outdoors with natural light year-round, but eastern weather doesn’t allow for this, so I am updating my portfolio to include more indoor studio work. Shoots will usually run one hour or so and there will be more than enough time to try a few different looks." Shoots over the next few months in Brooklyn NY and Fairfield County CT. Sessions will be one to two hrs. No pay. All high-res images, with a select few touched up will be provided. Seeking—Actors: Males & Females, 2+, All Ethnicities. Seeking submissions from New York NY; Fairfield CT; Beacon NY. For submission, visit backstage.com

 

GO TO TALENT, BACKGROUND ACTORS - Go To Talent, an online booking service that works with multiple casting directors to acquire background work for its talent, is seeking professional background actors. Contact states: "Go To Talent is like an agency for extras. We are gearing up for pilot season and are now adding new reliable & professional talent to our roster. Background talent manage their own online calendar and casting directors search for talent based on the date they need them. You don't have to submit yourself all day everyday to get work. When using the Go To Talent site, you just wait for the bookings to come to you. Everything is automated with text messaging and email notifications. Go to www.gototalentnyc.com and fill out an application today! There is currently no fee for our service. No contracts and no obligation." No fees required. Professional pay provided if cast. Productions are ongoing in NYC. Seeking—Professional Background Performers: male and female, 18+, all ethnicities, all types, must be available most days for background work, and be reliable, professional, and experienced. For more info, visit www.gototalentnyc.com.

 

ICON Magazine – an online music publication, music community and search engine seeking contemporary unsigned/independent artists and bands.  To join, send an email to help@icon-magazine.com or visit www.icon-magazine.com

 

IndieBiz.com - an interactive service aimed at musicians and other independent music business people who are serious about their career and want to earn more money with their creative and business ventures.  By combining online, telephone, and in-person networking and consulting, IndieBiz.com provides a comprehensive resource and community for independent musicians and business people.

 

INDIE-CONNECTIONS - Indie-Connections (I-Conn)'s goal is to promote the artist's music and send more visitors to the artist's personal website.  No membership fee.  Offers visitors ten
listening stations of quality music screened by their A&R staff.  To qualify, an artist/band must perform regularly; have a personally owned website related to their music - OR - be an
artist/band on an indie label's website and; have quality material that meets professional production standards.  For more info, visit indie-connections.com or send email to
tony@indie-connections.com

 

IndieManagers.com - The Indie Managers Association (IMA) exists to promote this and the next generation of independent music managers and self-managed artists.

 

MatchGig.com – an online service allowing artists/bands to get a list of venues that book live music based on their desired traveling range. The venue lists include the name of the venue, address and contact information.  Artists/bands can also submit a CDROM version of their media kit to the venue through MatchGig.com

 

MP3MusicGrams.com - The interactive music grams which allow users to upload and/or download music, images and text, designed to be a new venue for artists to get their music out.

 

OnlineGigs.com – online site that automates the administration of booking and promoting a band or multiple bands.  It provides an easy to use, step by step guide to finding booking and promotional opportunities, tracking correspondences, issuing contracts, creating itineraries and generating press releases to local media in any market in the country.

 

PROMOTE YOURSELF! BUY YOUR OWN SPOT ON WEB TV SHOW! - The International TV Show network now has a new show called "New Talent Showcase" for of all types of performers to be seen by casting directors, producers, agents and photographers around the world! Jump start your career. Show your talent and promote yourself!!!!! The first opportunity ever to be put your own self on either a network tv show or a web tv show! REHEARSAL STARTS IN 3 WEEKS. Performer pays a $150 promotional fee to be on show. Seeking—ACTORS, DANCERS, SINGERS, BANDS (Lead): Male & Female, 18-41, All Ethnicities. Submit by calling us for an appointment. There are no auditions involved just a personal interview. Call us at area 424/216-2042.

 

TWOLIA.COM - Twolia, Inc. is seeking talent for Twolia.com, a new online talent community website for women featuring a music store, shopping mall, talent contest, awards, film festival, blogs, and web TV shows hosted by women from around the world.  Producers state: "Twolia offers an array of entertainment options, including a monthly women's online talent contest, music downloads by independent musicians, a vast array of merchandise, films by female filmmakers, blogs on a number of subjects and web TV shows.  Twolia is a site enabling women to showcase their talents, expertise, and merchandise by providing a personalized online sales and marketing platform for their services, along with fully supported transaction processing to enable them to sell and distribute their products anywhere in the world."  The site launched in Beta version June 16; production is ongoing.  Membership is free; no fees required.  Possible pay provided.  Seeking—Singers and Instrumentalists: to upload, share, and sell their recorded music; Actors and Performers: to compete in online talent contests, categories include comedy, dance, music video, original song, and "the unusual" (for various performing arts and skills); Short Films: for an ongoing online video showcase/film festival.  For more info and to register, visit www.twolia.com.

 

 

 

REFERENCE:

NYC MUSIC PLACES – nycmusicplaces.org is a free online resource for musicians to find suitable, convenient rehearsal and performance spaces in New York City.

 

MUSICIAN’S LAIR – www.musicianslair.net – New website providing an easy to use on-line environment where musicians can locate and interact with other musicians; musical groups can identify and fill empty positions; solo musicians can search band listings for openings; members can create their own web page, submit ads, post links, photos, audio/visual presentations, etc.

 

ONE ON ONE CASTING DATABASE - One on One NYC is seeking performers for its free casting database. Producer's statement: "One on One is a state-of-the-art casting facility with six professional studios. For the past 20 years, One on One has been a leading networking studio helping actors connect with the tv, film and theater industry." Workshops and castings are ongoing in NYC. No fees or purchases required. No pay provided; however, you will get a personalized actor webpage intended to help you get work. Seeking—Young Actors: male and female, 11-18, any ethnicity, to be included in One on One's free casting database, which producer states, "is used by casting directors, agents, managers, and filmmakers who routinely cast out of One on One's studios." Email pix & résumés to youngactors@oneononenyc.com.

 

ScholarshipTree.com is proud to present a unique scholarship awards program featuring an exciting variety of scholarship competitions in MUSIC, Art, Drama, Writing, Journalism, Computers, Dance, and Public Speaking.  Winners will receive scholarships as high as $10,000. That's right, $10,000 for being the best high school Rock Band or Solo Musician, delivering the best Dramatic Performance, designing the best Web Site, being the best Newspaper Editor, or directing the best short Movie! Other cool contests include: writing the best Short Story or Play, being the best Broadway or Pop Singer, delivering the best Speech, performing the best Dance Routine, being the best artist or Photographer, and many more! With so many competitions to choose from, there's guaranteed to be something for everyone. Find more information online at: http://scholarshiptree.com.

 

WEBSITE SHOWCASE, SINGERS/SONGWRITERS - Who is the Singer is seeking singers/songwriters & instrumentalists to be showcased on a website. Ongoing online. Seeking—Singers/Songwriters/Instrumentalists (Lead): Males & Females, 18-64, All Ethnicities, great voice, know how to play a musical instrument, and have the ability to write songs. Seeking submissions nationwide/worldwide. For more info, visit www.whoisthesinger.com or http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pnohjMfIVI.

 

WRITER’S IN THE ROUND NIGHT – The Washington Area Music Association (WAMA) and Songwriters Association of Washington (SAW) are presenting a weekly songwriters’ session in the round.  Evenings will feature some of the area’s most respected songwriters performing their songs and talking about the craft of songwriting.  The event will be held EVERY Wednesday at 8pm at Bangkok Blues Restaurant in Falls Church VA.  For more info, contact Billy Fotis at bfotis1@comcast.net For information on WAMA membership, visit www.wamadc.com

 

YOU OUGHTA BE ON BROADWAY - A new CD called You Oughta Be On Broadway is the answer to the aspiring singer's dream.  Producer Jackie Presti has recorded 12 hit songs from such top Broadway shows as Carousel, The Sound of Music and South Pacific with leading singers and full musical backup.  Then she recorded the same 12 songs without the lead vocal. YOU sing the song with the same full musical backup.  The CD is available for $16.95 at www.footlight.com, Footlight Records in New York NY, Barnes and Noble, Borders or online at Amazon.com

 
YOUNG ARTIST GRANT PROGRAM – Washington DC residents between the ages of 18 & 30 can apply for up to $3,500 for community service projects or $2,500 for independent arts projects.  For more info or to obtain an application form,
visit http://dcarts.dc.gov/main.shtm or call 202-724-5613.

 

 

 

SCHOOLS/SEMINARS/WORKSHOPS:

'ALADDIN' – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 18 - Central Jersey Performing Arts Academy is seeking participants ages 13+ for all roles in Aladdin, for the Central Jersey Performing Arts Academy tuition-based education production. Program runs June 24-Aug. 24 in Jackson NJ. There is a $50 registration fee and $700 tuition fee required. Seeking—Lead Roles & Ensemble: Males & Females, 13+. Open Casting Call Jun 20 from 4PM-7PM in Jackson NJ. Seeking talent from Jackson NJ. For more info, visit www.academyofthearts.net

 

L.A. FILM INTENSIVE WORKSHOP With CASTING – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 19 - Actors Training Center is seeking students (4th-8th Graders, 9th-12th Graders, and Adults) for an L.A. Film Intensive Workshop with Casting Director, Deborah Maxwell Dion at ATC. Top L.A. Casting Director, Deborah Maxwell Dion returns for her once-a-year sell-out workshop. Deborah has an unprecedented reputation for drawing out the best in actors of all ages during the casting process. Work from true industry TV/Film scripts in a setting meant to simulate the true on camera audition process. Learn the dos and don'ts of a successful audition and take risks with your work under the guidance of an experienced casting director. Deborah has worked on projects including Tim Burton's recent "Dumbo", "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" and "Alice in Wonderland" and Wes Anderson's "The Grand Budapest Hotel", "Moonrise Kingdom", & an upcoming untitled project premiering later this year. Workshop for 4th-8th Grades runs June 15-16 (9am-1pm); Workshop for 9th-12th Grades run June 15-16 (2pm-6pm); and Workshop for adults runs June 17-18 (6pm-10pm) at the ATC Main Space, 1120 Central Ave, 2nd Floor, in Wilmette IL. ***This workshop will take place IN Wilmette IL (a Northern suburb of Chicago) - so we require all students taking this workshop have a place to stay during the duration of the class. ATC does not cover travel or accommodation expenses. Please do not inquire if you are unable to attend a workshop here in Chicago. Thank you.*** Seeking—Students: 9-14, 4th-8th Grade (grades based on Fall 2019 school year); Students: 14-18, 9th-12th Grade (grades based on Fall 2019 school year); Students: Adults: 18+. Workshop Cost: $540. Payment plans available. Seeking talent from Wilmette, Chicago IL. Visit: actorstrainingcenter.org/la-film-intensive to register.

 

RECORDING ARTIST DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP – NOTICE EXPIRES JUNE 30 - AHM Media LLC is seeking a limited number of highly talented and driven individuals seeking to pursue a path of successful recording artist for a free online workshop in artist development and production. This workshop will includes: optimizing vocal performance as a recording artist; songwriting; navigating production, recording, and mixing; making sense of copyrights, publishing, and P.R.O.’s; making viral cover videos; preparing releases and promotion; developing image and persona; performing. Opportunities ongoing in NYC, L.A., and nationwide. Unpaid. Free workshop. Seeking—Singer: 14-30. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Pop, R&B, urban, rock, alternative, and country styles welcome. Songwriting skills encouraged, but not required. Apply via backstage.com or contact AHM Media. Required media: headshot/photo, audio reel.

 

'BE MORE CHILL' INTENSIVE With B'WAY CASTING DIRECTORS – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 8 - Werk With Bway is seeking participants for a Be More Chill workshop intensive. Founder states: "Do you love play rehearsal? Then you'll love our five-day intensive with BWAY's Be More Chill! Work one-on-one in masterclasses with featured stars from BWAY's Be More Chill, learn healthy belting in Vocal Technique, receive three new auditions songs specifically chosen for you in Build Your Rep, learn music and choreography from members of Be More Chill's production team, improve your audition skillset with a Broadway casting director, and audition for a member of the Be More Chill creative team and receive personalized feedback. Sign-up today so you're not one of the "pitiful children!" Our curriculum allows you to work in small groups of 10-12 to ensure you receive ample one-on-one time with the faculty. We also guarantee you will be coached in a masterclass with a featured Broadway guest artist! Our students have gone on to book Broadway shows, work regionally and attend the top musical theatre programs in the country. Werk! Past faculty includes Derek Klena (Dmitry in Broadway's Anastasia), Eden Espinosa (Elphaba in Broadway's Wicked), Chris Fitzgerald (three-time TONY Winner), Ali Ewoldt (Christine in Broadway's Phantom of the Opera), Gregory Treco (Burr in Broadway's Hamilton) and Caitlin Houlahan (Dawn in Broadway's Waitress). Faculty and guest artists for our Mean Girls Intensive to be announced soon." Intensive runs July 8-13 from 10am-6pm at Studios 353 (353 W 48th St in NYC). Tuition: $1095 before May 13. After May 13, tuition increases to $1195. Seeking—Musical Theater Performers: Males & Females, 13+. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Click here to apply: https://www.werkwithbway.com/bemorechillintensive. Applications due by June 10 for full consideration. Latecomers can submit until June 25 however we cannot guarantee that your application will be considered.

 

KIDS/TEENS, CAMP BROADWAY, MAINSTAGE MUSICAL THEATRE PROGRAM – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 8 - Camp Broadway is seeking participants for the July 2019 session of Camp Broadway Mainstage in NYC. Community engagement manager states: "Now in its 24th year, Camp Broadway LLC is the recipient of the 2016 Special Drama Desk Award 'for introducing young people to the magic of theater and for playing a crucial role in creating tomorrow’s audiences for over 20 years.' Proclaimed 'The Camp of Dreams,' Camp Broadway® Mainstage is designed for theater-loving kids, ages 10-17, to develop their confidence, character, and presentation skills through ensemble performance. Who Is Mainstage at Camp Broadway For? Our Mainstage musical theater camp is the destination where theater-loving kids ages 10 to 17 learn what life on Broadway is all about: working as a team to stage a full theatre production, personal growth in your artistic craft, experiencing New York City, and expanding your circle of theatre-loving friends. Located in the heart of NYC, this immersive 5-day intensive offers Mainstagers a taste of the total production experience! Want to improve your acting chops, explore costume design, or enhance your dance skills? At Camp Broadway’s signature musical theater camp, you’ll get to do it all while learning from seasoned Broadway professionals in a real Broadway setting. Mainstage is also an unforgettable event for the whole family, culminating in a dazzling finale performance, showcasing your learning, talent, and passion for theater! Along your journey, you’ll also discover ways to Develop Your Character. Character means more than the role you play on stage – it’s also who we are off-stage. At Mainstage, developing your character means balancing teamwork with self-discovery and understanding how your individual contributions lead to group success. By cultivating the habits such as mindfulness, personal accountability, and courage, we become better people as well as artists. Nervous about making your Broadway debut? Don’t be! You don’t need to be a local theater star or show choir diva to join Mainstage, just an excitement for the theater and a willingness to learn and grow in your craft. Our supportive and enthusiastic Broadway community awaits! Inspired by Broadway's cherished works and steeped in its grand traditions, the program culminates in the Family Finale (open to family and friends; no ticket purchase necessary; all are welcome), a musical showcase presented at a theatre TBA." Classes run July 8-12 (8:30am-5:30pm) at Open Jar Studios NYC; No pay. Tuition cost is $1,450. 50% deposit required at time of registration (custom payment plans available upon request). Community engagement manager states: "Includes five days (40 hours) of musical theater intensive triple threat instruction by trained Broadway professionals; master classes with Broadway guest artists; Q&A sessions with industry professionals; a ticket to 'King Kong'; official T-shirts; lunches, snacks, and water daily; and complimentary admission to the Finale. Seeking—Campers: Male & Female, 10-17, no experience necessary. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Enrolling now. Limited space available. To register, visit https://campbroadway.com/mainstage/. Email kerry@campbroadway.com with questions.

 

LA REEL CAMP SEATTLE JULY 20 COMEDY INTENSIVE w/LA ACTING COACH SCOTT SEDITA – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 18 - M2M Productions is seeking participants for a comedy workshop intensive with Hollywood acting coach Scott Sedita. The workshop intensive is for actors interested in on-camera comedy (sitcom and films). Workshop runs July 20 from 10am-5pm at 835 7th Ave. NE in Kirkland WA. No pay. The cost of the day long workshop is $275. This is a workshop for actors interested in learning on-camera comedy for sitcoms and film. Seeking—Comedy Actors: 9+. Seeking talent from Seattle WA. Bring you headshot and resume.

 

TEENS, The NEXT STEP, SUMMER INTENSIVE – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 22 - Camp Broadway is seeking teen actors ages 14-17 for The Next Step's summer intensive. Community engagement manager states: "The Next Step offers a specialized musical theater intensive of musical theater classes taught by Broadway professionals for aspiring teen performers, ages 14-17, who have had some previous on-stage experience. A highly unique program, The Next Step weaves traditional musical theater training into an immersive theatrical environment designed to give participants the opportunity to understand what it’s really like to be a Broadway 'gypsy.' The Next Step places emerging triple-threats into a setting that surrounds an authentic audition process for a Broadway show. "More than any other program, The Next Step captures the essence of Camp Broadway’s mantra, 'develop your character.' Each element of the five-day event is designed to hone musical theater abilities, enhance interpersonal skills, and cultivate the habit of discipline that dedicated theatrical artists need to have. Through singing, dancing, and acting workshops, participants will 'discover their character,' be it an ingenue, a comedic performer, or a belting diva. Over the course of the five days, they will channel this character in preparation for The Next Step Showcase, performed at a famous NYC venue in the heart of Times Square. Camp Broadway’s team promises a program that uses the process of exploring art to inspire a more self-aware young artist. "Limited to 35 participants only." Workshop runs July 22-26  from 8:30AM-5:30PM (daily) at Open Jar Studios in NYC. Tuition: $1,595. Payment plans and scholarships available. Includes: five days (40 hours) of musical theater-intensive, triple-threat instruction by trained Broadway professionals, master classes with Broadway artists, Q&A sessions with industry professionals, a ticket to a Broadway show, program T-shirts, lunches, snacks, and water. Seeking—Teen Participant: Males & Females, 14-17, some previous on-stage experience recommended. Seeking talent from New York NY. Visit https://campbroadway.com/the-next-step/ for more info.

 

'LES MISÉRABLES' INTENSIVE With BWAY CASTING DIRECTORS – NOTICE EXPIRES JULY 29 - Werk With Bway is seeking participants for a Les Misérables workshop intensive. Founder states: "Raise the flag of freedom high" this summer with the stars from BWAY's legendary Les Misérables! Work one-on-one in Broadway masterclasses with featured stars from BWAY's Les Misérables, learn healthy technique in Vocal Technique, receive three new auditions songs specifically chosen for you in Build Your Rep, learn music and choreography from members of Les Misérables' production team, improve your audition skillset with a Broadway casting director, and audition for a member of the Les Misérables creative team and receive personalized feedback. You'll have the time of your life and sing your heart out at this five-day intensive AND get the best training NYC has to offer! Our curriculum allows you to work in small groups of 10-12 to ensure you receive ample one-on-one time with the faculty. We also guarantee you will be coached in a masterclass with a featured Broadway guest artist! Our students have gone on to book Broadway shows, work regionally and attend the top musical theatre programs in the country. Werk! Past and upcoming guest artists include Derek Klena (Dmitry in Broadway's Anastasia), Eden Espinosa (Elphaba in Broadway's Wicked), Chris Fitzgerald (three-time TONY Winner), Ali Ewoldt (Christine in Broadway's Phantom of the Opera), Grey Henson (Tony Nominee from Broadway's Mean Girls), Gregory Treco (Burr in Broadway's Hamilton) and Caitlin Houlahan (Dawn in Broadway's Waitress)." Les Misérables Intensive guest artists to be announced soon! Intensive runs Aug. 5-9 (10am-6pm) at Studios 353 (353 W 48th St in NYC). Tuition: $1095 before June 3. After June 3, tuition increases to $1195. Seeking—Musical Theater Performers: Males & Females, 13+. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). Apply here: https://bit.ly/2ZwQKHJ. Admission is rolling and space is limited. Be sure to upload your headshot, resume, and include a video link of a singing audition or live performance clip. Werk With Bway is a by-application and by-audition only program. Submit your application by July 5th for full consideration. Latecomers can submit until July 19, however, we cannot guarantee that your application will be considered.

 

KIDS/TEENS, 'A SIMPLE TREASURE' - An ORIGINAL MUSICAL – NOTICE EXPIRES AUG. 3 - All Star Entertainment is seeking participants, ages 8-17, for All Star Kids NYC's three-week summer workshop production of their brand new original musical A Simple Treasure, to be performed at the “The Chain Theatre” in NYC in August 2019. Written by R.Lampiasi/K.Lampiasi; Original Music by Debbie Gibson; This brand new children's theatre musical features several new songs by pop recording artist Debbie Gibson, written especially for this production! The three-week program will also include several master classes taught by industry professionals and Broadway performers, plus a special Parent Workshop. Synopsis: Abby Holmes is average in every way... chronically late, forgetful, and forever at the mercy of her older brothers’ latest prank. But despite that, she thinks she has her world figured out. That is, until she and her two overachieving best friends, Sandy and Maya, discover a crazy plot to steal their town's famous long-lost treasure - an operation being masterminded by her very own school Principal! In order to save the treasure and her town, Abby must rally together an unlikely team of beatniks, brown nosers, and (ugh) her sneaky brothers - using the power of research and a good prank or two along the way. What follows is a wild and daring adventure that will change their town - and their lives - forever! Rehearses in August 2019 in NYC; performs in August at The Chain Theatre at 312 W 36th Street in NYC. $1,497 tuition fee required for the three-week Summer Musical Theatre workshop, including 3 master classes taught by industry professionals and Broadway performers and a parent workshop. Seeking—Singers and Actors: 8-17. Seeking talent from New York City NY. Admission to the program is by pre-screen video submission. For details about the audition process visit www.asimpletreasuremusical.com.

 

COLLEGE UNIFIED AUDITION WEEKEND With CCM, BALDWIN WALLACE, KENT STATE & More – SEP. 8 DEADLINE - Cleveland Musical Theatre is seeing participants for a College Unified Audition Weekend at the Cleveland Musical Theatre. Company asks: "This is your one-stop shop, 3-in-1 event for college auditions, pre-screen filmings and masterclass workshops! At our college unified audition weekend, you'll have the opportunity to individually audition for the most prestigious college musical theatre programs in the country, film your pre-screen audition videos with expert college audition coaches, and work one-on-one in college prep workshops with the chairs of two top musical theatre programs. These are bonafide private college auditions - NOT a consortium! Get a head start by auditioning earlier in the school year and checking off the major schools on your list. You can't get this opportunity anywhere else. Join us for this incredible experience and make your college musical theatre dreams a reality!" Current auditioning schools include CCM at The University of Cincinnati (Final Audition), Baldwin Wallace University (Live Pre-Screen), Kent State University (Final Audition), University of Colorado Boulder (Final Audition), University of Wisconsin - Steven's Point (Final Audition) and more colleges to be announced soon! In attendance will be Mary Anna Dennard (College Audition Coach, Author of "I Got In!"), Aubrey Berg (Emeritus Chair of Musical Theatre at CCM), Victoria Bussert (Director of Music Theatre at Baldwin Wallace), Terri Kent (Coordinator of BFA Musical Theatre at Kent State), Matthew Chellis (Director of Music Theatre at University of Colorado Boulder), Mark Hanson (Coordinator of Music Theatre at University of Wisconsin Steven's Point). Workshop/masterclass guest artists to be announced soon! Past masterclasses have included Barbara Mackenzie-Wood from Carnegie Mellon University, Mark Madama from University of Michigan, and Joe Deer from Wright State University. Event runs Oct. 11, 6pm-10pm, Oct. 12, 9am-9pm (break for lunch/dinner), Oct. 13, 9am-9pm (break for lunch/dinner) at Cleveland Musical Theatre (Tri-C Eastern Campus, 4250 Richmond Rd., Cleveland OH.) $300 tuition fee required with upgrade options for personalized pre-screen coaching. Note: Discounted housing is available. Seeking—High School Seniors: 17-18, in their senior year auditioning for college musical theatre programs or high school grads looking to re-audition for college musical theatre programs. Seeking talent Nationwide (United States). To audition/apply, fill out the free application here: https://bit.ly/2HFGhTm. This event is vetted and by audition only. Admission is rolling and space is limited. Be sure to upload your headshot, resume, and include a YouTube or Vimeo video link of a singing audition at least one minute in length. Application deadline is Sep. 8. We cannot guarantee that applications submitted after this deadline will be considered. For questions, email Miles at msternfeld@clevelandmusicaltheatre.org.