CPCC Summer Theatre will hold auditions for actors, technicians and interns for the summer 2017 Season on Saturday February 18th from 9:00am to 4:00pm by appointment only. Actors and Interns from 14 to 60+ are needed for a season of 5 shows. A separate audition will be held for performers under 13 to 6 on February 20 or 21 at 7:00pm.
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 on February 18th. Technicians sign up upon arrival.
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 the comedy only, all that is required is a monolog. Those auditioning for the mystery only report at 11:00am or 3:00pm. If you want to be considered for the mystery and other shows in the season you must make an appointment to sing and attend the dance call.
The first show of the season will start rehearsal on April 17th in the evenings Sunday – Thursday until opening. The second musical rehearses day times 9:30a to 4:30p Monday – Saturday starting May 29th until opening. The mystery and the kid’s show rehearse daytimes 9:30a to 4:30p Monday – Saturday starting June 12th until opening. The final musical rehearses Monday – Saturday 1:00pm to 4:30pm and 6:00pm to 9:30pm starting June 26th 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 Fiddler on the Roof. The performance season runs from May 22nd to July 22nd for actors. Technicians must be available starting May 15th. 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 stipends are 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.
CPCC Summer Theatre is a non-Equity summer stock company presenting a season of musicals and non-musicals to the Metrolina area. 2017 will mark the 44th anniversary of the company. Visit our website at http://blogs.cpcc.edu/theatre/ for more info about the program.
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