Interested in auditioning for a role in our 2019 production of Curtains? Here's everything you need to know:
DATES - Mark your calendar
General Auditions: Saturday, Nov. 10, 10am-3pm
Mandatory Dance Call: Tuesday, Nov. 13, 6-10pm
Call Backs: Thursday, Nov. 15, 6-10pm
Auditions for people who fall outside WPP eligibility criteria: Saturday, Nov 17, 10:15am-12pm
All auditions will be held at West Woodland Cafeteria (5601 4th Ave NW, Seattle)
WPP ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
Members of the ensemble must meet at least one of the following:
GEOZONE: Reside within the WPP defined geozone, which is the area:
South of N. 80th St.
West of Aurora Ave N/SR-99
North of N. 50th St.
East of 8th Ave NW
WEST WOODLAND ELEMENTARY CONNECTION: Current or former parent or staff member of West Woodland Elementary School, or former student 21 years or older.
INAUGURAL CAST MEMBER: Member of the inaugural 2016 WPP cast of Oklahoma!
HOW TO PREPARE FOR AUDITIONS
For Lead or Supporting role, please prepare:
Monologue -- less than one minute memorized.
60-second song (verse and a chorus). Sheet music mandatory.
For Ensemble, please prepare:
Monologue--less than one minute. Can also be story or joke to tell. Can be read or memorized.
60-second song (verse and chorus). Simple songs, such as a Happy Birthday or Twinkle Twinkle are also ok, but sheet music is mandatory regardless of the song.
Commitments: Once selected, you must commit to the rehearsal schedule and sign a “commitment statement” at our WPP Mandatory Business Meeting in early December.
Attendance: You must attend all scheduled rehearsals for which you are called, prearranged conflicts notwithstanding. Final rehearsal schedule is made available in mid-December.
Annual Dues: Ensemble members must pay annual membership dues.
Ticket Sales: Ensemble members commit to selling at least 10 tickets (total) for the performances.
Audition Sign-Up will be available on the WPP website on October 18, 2018. Sign up closes November 7 @ noon or when filled, whichever comes first.