Author Archives: BYU Theatre & Media Arts

Audition 2019: This Is The Place Heritage Park – Heritage Singers

This Is The Place is looking for young adults to join the Heritage Singers. This is a paid positions. Auditions will be August 26th & 27th. Please contact Tate Harris to sign up for an audition; call 801.924.7518, or email tharris@thisistheplace.org.

Come prepared to sing 16 bars or more of any song, sung acapella and a performance resume. Rehearsals will be Tuesday night, 6:30-9:00 starting Sept. 10th, then Tuesday and Thursday nights, 6:30-8:30, starting Oct. 15th. Performances will be Dec. 10th-23rd, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

Audition 2019: Utah Children’s Theatre – Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Auditions will be held Saturday, September 7th from 9:30am – 12:30pm at Utah Children’s Theatre STUDIOS: 3601 S State Street, Salt Lake. Please sign up for an audition time here. Bring a headshot and a resume to the audition. Prepare either 16 or 32 bars of a musical theater song that shows off your vocal range and personality. An accompanist will be provided.

A stipend will be provided for actors 18 & up. They are also looking for children as young as 9 for the show. Please email auditions@uctheatre.org for any further questions.

Audition 2019: DHT and Lamplight Theatre Company – Sweeney Todd

Audition notice! DHT and Lamplight Theatre Company are proud of present Sweeney Todd, directed by Ashley Ramsay, coming to the stage this October! Auditions will be held August 6 & 7, 6:30-9pmAuditions will be walk-in only, held at the Draper Historic Theatre, 12366 S 900 E, Draper, UT. Please prepare 16-32 bars of a song in the style of the show. An accompanist will not be provided. Please bring backup tracks. No a cappella singing, please. Callbacks will be held August 10th beginning at 1 pm by invitation only.

Audition 2019: Utah Children’s Theatre – Alice in Wonderland

Auditions for Utah Children’s Theatre’s production of Alice in Wonderland will be held Saturday, August 24th from 9:30am to 12:30pm. Please fill out an audition form and sign up for an audition time here. Auditions will be held at the Utah Children’s Theatre STUDIOS: 3601 S State Street SLC, UT 84115. Bring a headshot and resume to your audition, and memorize one side found here.

Audition 2019: Hopebox Theater – Freaky Friday

Aug 13 and 15 7 pm-9 pm

700 S Frontage Road

Kaysville, UT 84037

Michelle Robbins, Hopebox Theatre

Callbacks by invitation August 17, starting at 9 am.

Show Run Oct 11-26.

When an overworked mother and her teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right again. Freaky Friday, a new musical based on the celebrated novel by Mary Rodgers and the hit Disney films, is a heartfelt, comedic, and unexpectedly emotional update on an American classic.

Please come prepared with a headshot, resume, conflict list and 16 bars from a contemporary musical. Bring accompaniment on a device that can be played from an aux cord.

Rehearsals generally Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 7-10pm, Saturday 9am-12pm; We will add rehearsals on Monday in the weeks prior to show.

Opportunity 2020: Sundance Film Festival Volunteers

Hey everyone, our friends at the Sundance Institute are opening up their volunteer application for the upcoming Sundance Film Festival, held January 23-Feb. 3, 2020 in Park City, UT. Volunteering with Sundance means being in the heart of the action, getting behind the scenes and gaining real hands-on experience. This is a really great opportunity, and something that can be added to your resume!

If you are interested in applying or learning about volunteering, please click here.

If you are planning on applying to be a Sundance volunteer, please also let BYU know! If we get a large enough group of student volunteers, then the group can get free access to workshops, panels, and other great experiences at Sundance. But we need to know who is planning on volunteering, so once you apply to Sundance, please fill out this form to let us know.