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Audition 2018: The Ziegfeld Theater – Mamma Mia!

The Ziegfeld Theater announces open auditions for ABBA hit musical, “Mamma Mia!,” directed by Morgan Parry, choreographed by Bryan Andrews and music directed by Heidi Potter Hunt.

***Show pays a flat rate of $400. All actors must be available for performances in Ogden and Park City to receive stipend.***

AUDITIONS: Tuesday, December 4, 6-10 PM by appointment only. To schedule your audition, go to ZigArts.com and click “Audition,” under the “Join Us” tab. Invitation only callbacks will be held Wednesday, December 5 in the evening and Sat. December 8 in the morning.

***If you are absolutely unavailable to audition on these dates, let us know as soon as possible so that we may arrange an alternate audition time for you, if possible.***

LOCATION: Ziegfeld Arts Academy – 2440 E 6600 S, in Uintah (at the intersection of US-84 and US-89, behind Pitcher Sports and Best Western)

PREPARE: For the audition, bring a printed copy of your resume and a headshot or recent picture. Prepare a 30-60 second selection from a Broadway musical or pop song in the style of the show. Sheet music is required; accompanist provided.

***Please no CD’s, mp3’s, or a cappella auditions. You are welcome to sing a selection from the show, but please bring a second, contrasting audition selection from a different musical (which we may or may not ask you to sing).***

PERFORMANCES: Ogden performances at The Ziegfeld Theater are February 22, 23, March 1, 2, 8, 9, 15 and 16 at 7:30 PM with Saturday matinees on March 2 and 9 at 2:00 PM. Park City performances at The Egyptian Theatre are March 22, 23, 24, 28,. 29,. 30. 31 at 7:30 PM with the exception of the Sunday performances, which are at 6:00 PM.

REHEARSALS: There will be a few rehearsals in December, but they will chiefly begin in mid January and will usually be held at the Ziegfeld Arts Academy, Monday-Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoon. There will be longer spacing and tech rehearsals in Ogden the week before opening as well as in Park City the week before opening.

If you have any questions, please email bonnieromney@zigarts.com.

ROLES: Seeking strong actor-singers who move well and dancers. All roles are available. Colorblind casting – actors of ALL races and skin color are HIGHLY encouraged to audition. Roles detailed below.

  • Sophie Sheridan: Born and raised on the island, Gender: Female, Age: 20 to 25, Vocal range top: E5, Vocal range bottom: F#3
  • Donna Sheridan: Sophie’s mother, Gender: Female, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: A5, Vocal range bottom: E3
  • Sam Carmichael: Might be Sophie’s father, Gender: Male, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: Ab4, Vocal range bottom: D3
  • Bill Austin: Might be Sophie’s father, Gender: Male, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: F#4, Vocal range bottom: Bb2
  • Harry Bright: Might be Sophie’s father, Gender: Male, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: F#4, Vocal range bottom: C#3
  • Sky: Sophie’s fiancé, Gender: Male, Age: 20 to 30, Vocal range top: D5, Vocal range bottom: Eb3
  • Tanya: Former Dynamo, Gender: Female, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: E5, Vocal range bottom: E3
  • Rosie: Former Dynamo., Gender: Female, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: D5, Vocal range bottom: E3
  • Lisa: Sophie’s friend, Gender: Female, Age: 20 to 25, Vocal range top: Db5, Vocal range bottom: G3
  • Ali: Sophie’s friend, Gender: Female, Age: 20 to 25, Vocal range top: D5, Vocal range bottom: G3
  • Pepper: Barman at Taverna, Gender: Male, Age: 20 to 25, Vocal range top: F5, Vocal range bottom: A4
  • Eddie: Helps Sky with Water-Sports, Gender: Male, Age: 20 to 25
  • Chorus: Consists of the Islanders, who work at Donna’s, Wedding-Guests, Gender: Both

Audition 2018: Ziegfeld Theater – School of Rock

“SCHOOL OF ROCK” AUDITION NOTICE

The Ziegfeld Theater announces open auditions for the fresh-from-Broadway rock comedy “School of Rock”, Directed by Morgan Parry, Music Directed and choreographed by Heidi Potter Hunt.

PERFORMANCES: Jan 17 – Feb 1, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM with Saturday matinees at 2:00 PM.

ROLES: All roles available for ages 18 and under ONLY. Must be 18 or younger on audition day. This is being produced under a special license specifically for students. Some roles may be double-cast and/or understudied. Colorblind casting – actors of ALL races and skin color are HIGHLY encouraged to audition. Roles listed here: https://themusicalcompany.com/show/school-of-rock/cast-requirements/

AUDITIONS: Tuesday Oct 9th, 7-10 PM – By appointment only. To schedule your audition, go to ZigArts.com and click “Audition,” under the “Join Us” tab. Invitation only callbacks will be held Wed. Oct 10th.

***If you are absolutely unavailable to audition on these dates, let us know as soon as possible so that we may arrange an alternate audition time for you, if possible.***

LOCATION: Ziegfeld Arts Academy  – 2440 E 6600 S, in Uintah (at the intersection of US-84 and US-89, behind Pitcher Sports and Best Western)

ALL AUDITIONERS: Bring a printed copy of your resume and a headshot or recent picture, if you have them. Prepare a 30-60 second selection from a rock song or Broadway rock musical. Sheet music is required; accompanist provided.

INSTRUMENTALISTS: Those wishing to audition for one of the band member roles (bass, guitar, keys or drums) please ALSO prepare the corresponding side, downloadable from our website audition page. Drummers may submit a video for the instrumental portion, but should plan to attend the audition for the singing portion. Videos should be submitted to bonnieromney@zigarts.comBEFORE Oct. 9.

***Please no CD’s, mp3’s, or a cappella auditions. You are welcome to sing a selection from the show, but please bring a second, contrasting audition selection from a different musical (which we may or may not ask you to sing).***

PRODUCTION TEAM: Those wishing to work as designers, builders, assistant directors, choreographers, music directors, technicians, and stage managers should fill out the Production Team Form on the website. Go to ZigArts.com and click “Audition,” under the “Join Us” tab, then scroll down and click the “Fill out a Production Team Form” button.

REHEARSALS will begin Saturday, October 13 and will usually be held at Ziegfeld Arts Academy. Rehearsals are typically Mon-Thurs evenings and Saturday mornings until the week before opening week, when rehearsals will be nightly. Production meetings are currently TBD.

If you have any questions, please email bonnieromney@zigarts.com.

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