Auditions

THEATER PROGRAM AUDITIONS

The Program in Theater is holding early general auditions for a selection of shows in the upcoming 2018 – 2019 season.

No experience necessary. We especially welcome students who have never performed, or haven’t performed since the first grade!

PLAY AUDITIONS

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
3-6 PM
Godfrey Kerr Studio (W216)

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
4:30-6:30 PM
Godfrey Kerr Studio (W216)

SIGN UP for a 5-minute audition slot:  https://tinyurl.com/2018-2019auditions

FIND audition materials here:  https://tinyurl.com/2018-2019auditionmaterials

For the general play auditions, students should prepare up to one minute of a monologue of their own choosing or one of the monologues posted here on the audition site. You may choose to memorize this material, but are not obligated to do so.

We are currently auditioning for:

  • Machinal by SOPHIE TREADWELL

We will also have printed monologues from the plays available in the audition studios in case you decide to join us on the spur of the moment.


 

MUSICAL AUDITIONS

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
10 AM – 12:30 PM
1 PM – 2:30 PM
Godfrey Kerr Studio (W216)

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
10 AM – 1 PM
Godfrey Kerr Studio (W216)

For the musical auditions, students should prepare 16 – 32 bars, no more than a minute and thirty seconds. If you have sheet music, please bring it, but it’s not necessary. We just want to hear you sing!

We are currently auditioning for:

  • Mad Dreams, a new musical by R. N. SANDBERG and VINCE DI MURA
  • Legally Blonde by LAURENCE O’KEEFE, NELL BENJAMIN and HEATHER HACH
    A concert version in the Berlind Theater, with unconventional casting
  • Fun Home by LISA KRON and JEANINE TESORI
  • A reading of Foreign Bodies, a new musical by WHITNEY MOSERY ’08, JOSHUA WILLIAMS ’07, and YVE BLAKE.

We will also have printed monologues from the plays available in the audition studios in case you decide to join us on the spur of the moment.


CALLBACKS

Friday, May 11, 2018
10 AM – 6 PM
Godfrey Kerr and Tilghman studios

You will be notified beforehand if you are called back, and given further details regarding time and location. There might be additional callbacks on Saturday, May 12.

It will be possible to get course credit for participating in Mad Dreams, Fun Home or Machinal next year through course THR 451, taught and directed by Bob Sandberg. Although it will not be essential to take the course in order to participate in the production, you will need to be available for certain rehearsal times.

For further audition questions, please contact Carmelita Becnel at cbecnel@princeton.edu.

 

Program in Theater & Program in Music Theater: 2018-19 Season

An original Choreopoem, based on black women’s experience at Princeton

A reading of Foreign Bodies, a new musical by Whitney Mosery ’08, Joshua Williams ’07, and Yve Blake

Fun Home by Lisa Kron and Jeanine Tesori

Legally Blonde by Laurence O’Keefe, Nell Benjamin and Heather Hach

Machinal by Sophie Treadwell

Mad Dreams, a new musical by R. N. Sandberg and Vince Di Mura

Miles Gloriosus, a Roman comedy by Plautus

More details TBD.

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