CPCC Summer Theatre Auditions for Summer 2015

CPCC Summer Theatre will hold auditions for actors, technicians and interns for the summer 2015 season on Saturday February 21st from 9:00am to 3:00pm by appointment only. Actors and Interns from 16 to 60+ are needed for a season of 5 shows. A separate audition will be held for performers under 15 on TBD at 5:30pm. Paid and Intern technical positions in stage carpentry, stage management, scenic painting, props construction, lighting, wardrobe, running crew and costuming are available.  Interviews for tech positions will be held starting at 11:00am. Technicians sign up upon arrival.

Lionel Bart’s Oliver!

June 5 -13

Directed by Tom Hollis

Music Direction by Drina Keen

Choreography by Ron Chisholm

Anything Goes

June 19-27

Directed by Tom Hollis

Music Direction by Drina Keen

Choreography by Eddie Mabry

Boeing Boeing

July 3 – 12

Directed by Carey Kugler

Beauty & the Beast, Jr.

July 1 – July 11

Directed by Ron Chisholm

Music Direction by Jean Colgan Phillips

Choreography by Eddie Mabry

Mel Brook’s Young Frankenstein

July 17 – 25

Directed by Tom Hollis

Music Direction by Drina Keen

Choreography by Ron Chisholm

Call 704-330-6835 to make an appointment starting Feb 1st. Technicians need to bring portfolios and resumes for interviews. Headshots and resumes for actors preferred.

Roles are available in all shows. Prepare a song and monologue. No more than 90 seconds for both. 16 bars of music preferred. Be prepared to dance. An accompanist will be provided. No tapes or CD accompaniment allowed. Bring sheet music in the correct key. If auditioning for Boeing Boeing only, all that is required is a monolog. Those auditioning for Boeing Boeing only report at 11:00am or 3:00pm. If you want to be considered for Boeing Boeing and other shows in the season you must make an appointment to sing and attend the dance call.

Oliver!  will start rehearsal on April 20th in the evenings Sunday – Thursday until opening. Anything Goes rehearses day times 9:30a to 4:30p Monday – Saturday starting June 1st until opening. Boeing Boeing and Beauty & the Beast Jr. rehearse daytimes 9:30a to 4:30p Monday – Saturday starting June 15th until opening. Mel Brook’s Young Frankenstein rehearses Monday – Saturday 1:00pm to 4:30pm and 6:00pm to 9:30pm starting June 30th until opening.

We are looking for actors to appear in the entire season as well as performers for single shows. You must be available for day time rehearsal to work in all shows except Oliver!. The performance season runs from May 25th to July 27th for actors. Technicians must be available starting May 18th.  For further info on the Intern program please visit our website at http://blogs.cpcc.edu/theatre/auditions/cpcc-summer-theatre-auditions/intern-auditions/ Intern schedules may vary.

Payment for roles varies according to the size and number of roles played during the season. Housing is provided for actors and technicians outside the 10 county Metrolina area who are hired on a seasonal contract. College credit is available for those who qualify. Internships are non-paying.

For more information contact Tom Hollis at the number above or by email at tom.hollis@cpcc.edu.

CPCC Summer Theatre is a non-Equity summer stock company presenting a season of musicals and non-musicals to the Charlotte Metrolina area. 2015 will mark the 42nd anniversary of the company. Visit our website at http://blogs.cpcc.edu/theatre/ for more info about the program.