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AUDITIONS

THE WIZARD OF OZ AUDITION INFORMATION!


PLEASE READ ALL OF THE FOLLOWING CAREFULLY TO PREPARE FOR YOUR AUDITION


Auditions will be Monday December 3rd, Tuesday December 4th, and Wednesday, December 5th from 6:30-9 in the high school auditorium. If needed, call backs will be Friday, December 7th.

Wizard of Oz performances will be Friday, April 5th at 7 PM, Saturday, April 6th at 2 PM and 7 PM and Sunday, April 7th at 2 PM. Mandatory rehearsals will be from Wednesday, March 27th through Thursday, April 4th. Please note that Tech Day will be on March 31st. Flying tech (for all applicable characters/crew only) is tentatively scheduled for Monday, March 25th.

General Information on the show can be found here:
Wizard of Oz Info

A list of the characters we will be casting is here:
Wizard of Oz Casting List


TO SIGN UP FOR AN AUDITION
To audition, sign up for a time on the signup sheet on the auditorium door.

AUDITION MATERIALS
For Dorothy:
- Prepare a one minute MEMORIZED comedic monologue*
- Song: "Over the Rainbow" measures 5-40
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- For Glinda:
- Prepare a one minute MEMORIZED comedic monologue
- Song: "Munchkin Musical Sequence" measures 1-21 AND 29-37
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- For Scarecrow:
- Prepare a one minute MEMORIZED comedic monologue*
- Song: "If I Only Had a Brain" measures 54-90
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- For Tinman:
- Prepare a one minute MEMORIZED comedic monologue*
- Prepare a tap dance (3 counts of 8) - no music needed
- Song: "If I Only Had a Heart" measures 6-28
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- For Lion:
- Prepare a one minute MEMORIZED comedic monologue*
- Prepare the Lion's monologue in your best Lion voice (does not need to be memorized).
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- Song: "If I Were King of the Forest" measures 5-117
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- For Guard:
- Prepare a one minute MEMORIZED comedic monologue*
- Song: "Merry Old Land of Oz" measures 37-59
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- For all other male parts:
- Prepare a one minute MEMORIZED comedic monologue*
- Song: "Merry Old Land of Oz" measures 37-59
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- For all other female parts:
- Prepare a one minute MEMORIZED comedic monologue*
- Song: "Merry Old Land of Oz" measures 37-59
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* Please note all monologues will be cut off at one minute. MEMORIZED monologue is
required in order to be considered for a role.

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE
- All main characters should be prepared to rehearse three to four nights a week from 6-9PM and also on Sunday afternoons starting January 1st. Starting in March, they may also be scheduled on Friday evenings and Saturday morning/afternoon for tech rehearsals.
- All ensemble characters/dancers should be prepared to rehearse one to two nights a week from 6-9PM and also on Sunday afternoons starting January 1st thru mid-March. From mid-March thru the show, full cast will rehearse three to four nights a week plus Sunday.

ENSEMBLE / DANCER ONLY
If you'd like to only be in the ensemble or only be a dancer, please come to an audition session (sign up is not required) and fill out an information sheet. (If you have been in a previous SHS production, you may email info@susquehannocktheatre.com to sign up to be in the ensemble/dancer instead of coming to an audition session. Please email before Friday, December 21st.)

SCORING
Auditions will be scored on this rubric.
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ELEMENTARY AUDITIONS
Muchkin auditions information for Elementary/Middle School students will be here:
 Munchkin Auditions

QUESTIONS?
Email all questions to info@susquehannocktheatre.com