Audition Information for 2021 Summer Season

Auditions for Civic Theatre 2021 Summer 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.

We warmly invite performers of all races, ethnicities, gender identities, gender presentations, and types of bodies to audition.

Productions we are auditioning:

They're Playing Our Song (Runs July 23rd -July 31st)

Civic Theatre announces auditions for a July production of “They’re Playing Our Song” book by Neil Simon, music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Carol Bayer Sager. All roles are open.

WHAT TO SUBMIT:

Auditions will be conducted via email. Please submit videos to wm@civictheatre.com by April 30th. People auditioning should self video 32 bars of a song appropriate to the show - 70s Pop/Broadway - that they are comfortable with and shows their range.

Please slate at the beginning of the video. (“My name is Meryl Streep and I will be singing “Mame” by Jerry Herman.”)

Email subject should include the name of the production and your name as follows.
Ex: They’re Playing Our Song, Meryl Streep

If we need to see anything else you will be informed of a callback in early May. Thank you for your interest.

Seeking strong comedic actor/singers.

Sonia Walsk - (25-35ish) Mezzo-Soprano/Belt
Quirky, off-beat, a tad neurotic, disorganized and distracted.

Vernon Gersch - (30- 45ish) Baritone
Glib, aloof and focused, a calm facade that hides his insecurities.