Audition Information for Revised 2020-2021 Season

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Auditions for Civic Theatre 2020-2021 Season

Auditions for Civic Theatre of Allentown’s upcoming, revised season are open to all. These productions will be staged with social distancing observed for actors and audiences and in observance of CDC and state mandated guidelines in place at the time of production. They will also be streamed as licensing is available. All programming is subject to change due to the conditions with the pandemic.

Productions we are auditioning:

Annie, Jr. (Runs January 27th-February 7th)-Please note: This production will include age appropriate casting and is available for actors of all ages. Click here for character descriptions

For The Love Of It All – A Valentine’s Weekend Concert (Runs February 13th-14th)

Mommalogues (Runs May 8th-9th)-Click here for character descriptions

Love Letters (Runs May 14th-15th)-Click here for character descriptions

Indecent (Runs June 18th-27th)-Click here for character descriptions

WHAT TO SUBMIT:

All auditions must be submitted as a video with your choice of memorized one minute monologue OR, if you are auditioning for a musical/concert, 16 bars of your choice of song. State your name as well as what productions you are auditioning for at the beginning of the video. Important – You do not need to do a monologue if you are auditioning for a musical.

PLEASE put your name and the production(s) you are interested in in THE SUBJECT LINE of the email.


For example:

MERYL STREEP; ACC; LOVE LETTERS

Or if interested in the whole season:

SHIRLEY MacLAINE; ALL PRODUCTIONS

WHEN TO SUBMIT: All audition submissions are due December 1st

HOW TO SUBMIT: Submit via email to BOTH William Sanders and Will Morris at wm@civictheatre.com and will@civictheatre.com

Include:

  • A recent headshot photo (with your name in the file name)
  • A resume/bio and a list of known conflicts 3 months leading up to opening of the production you are interested in (with your name in the file name)
  • A completed audition form. Please click here for online form.

Emails must be received December 1st. Be sure to include your phone number in the email.

PRODUCTION POSITIONS: We will be filling a number of production positions. Please send an email to will@civictheatre.com by December 1st to indicate your interest.

PLEASE put your name and the production positions you are interested in in THE SUBJECT LINE of the email.

For example:

HAROLD PRINCE; PRODUCTION; STAGE MANAGER; SPOTLIGHT OPERATOR

Or if interested in anywhere needed

THEONI ALDREDGE; PRODUCTION ANYWHERE NEEDED


REHEARSAL PROTOCOLS:

1. Temp checks before entering rehearsal space; anyone with a temperature or not feeling well shall be sent home

2. Masks being worn at rehearsals

3. Social distance when not on stage

4. All staging will be socially distanced

5. Plenty of hand sanitizer will be available

6. If you are sick stay home

The initial read-throughs will be done virtually. Rehearsals will be managed with small group work.

Questions should be directed to William Sanders (wm@civictheatre.com) and Will Morris (will@civictheatre.com)