The UVM Department of Theatre will hold auditions for the musical
Written by Thornton Wilder
Directed by Sarah Carleton
(Rehearsals weekday evenings and Saturdays up to performances)
Performance Dates: November 6-16, 2014
- Auditions: Tuesday, September 9, 2014 6:30-9:30 pm. Royall Tyler Theatre, UVM CAMPUS
- Auditions: Wednesday September 10, 2014 6:30-9:30 pm. Royall Tyler Theatre, UVM CAMPUS
- Callbacks: Thursday September 11, 2014 7:00-9:30 pm.. Royall Tyler Theatre, UVM CAMPUS
Our Town is a play about the human experience. We will be presenting it in an authentic and truthful way in a contemporary world. We are looking for actors who can portray truthful characters.
In Preparation for your audition:
- Think about a way to connect yourself to the circumstances in the play.
- Think about what is important to you, what has profound meaning in your life right now.
- Open your heart and see what comes up and bring that into the work
- Live fully in the present, it is about now.
- Bring authentic and personal meaning to the script.
- Find a way in to the text
- Be responsive to your partner, really do it, no pretending.
- Be who you are not who you think you should be or who you think we are looking for.
PLEASE PREPARE SIDES FROM BELOW PRIOR TO AUDITIONS:
Everyone will read: Stage Manager
Women will read: Emily or Mrs. Webb (your choice)
Men will read: George or Mr. Webb (your choice)
SIGN UP SHEET FOR AUDITIONS SLOTS ARE POSTED IN ROYALL TYLER THEATRE.