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Coalition One Act Festival | Jesus Christ Superstar

Young Artists Ensemble presents Auditions for

The Coalition One Act Festival

May 3 and 4, 2014

Featuring original one acts written & directed by:
Michael Fischer
Victoria Sayeg
Zack Sonnenberg

The Coalition is a group created by Hillcrest Center Staff Members to encourage the writing and producing of original works. Producers Michael Fischer and Victoria Sayeg started this group as a way to express their love and passion for theatre and the arts.

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Performances May 30-June 1 , 2014.
Performances take place at 7:30pm on Friday, May 30 and Saturday, May 31; and 2:00pm on Sunday, June 1.

Auditions, Rehearsals, and Performances take place at the HILLCREST CENTER FOR THE ARTS
403 W Hillcrest Dr, Thousand Oaks
directions

AUDITION INFORMATION

Auditions are by appointment.

Character Descriptions
Frequently Asked Questions about Auditions

Audition preparation:

Please prepare a one-minute memorized monologue or poem.
Auditions will last 1 hour and may also include improvisation and cold reading.

Actors auditioning for the One Act Festival must be at least 10 and not yet 20 by June 1, 2014.

Audition Times:

Saturday, May 3, 2014: 2:00pm, 3:00pm, 4:00pm
Sunday, May 4, 2014: 2:00pm, 3:00pm

Callbacks:

There will be no callbacks.

Rehearsals:

Rehearsals begin Wednesday, May 7. Basic schedule is Monday-Friday 5:30-9:30pm and Saturday 9am-2pm. Actors will rehearse once per week for each one act they are cast in.

All Cast and Parents must attend a mandatory welcome meeting Monday, May 5 from 6:30-7:30pm.

There is a $50 participant fee if cast. Financial Assistance is available.

Click here to sign up for an audition slot!

*If you cannot attend an audition that you have signed up for and/or need to change it, please email us at yaeinfo@crpd.org or call (805) 381-2747 by the Friday before the audition.

Call (805) 381-2747 if you have any questions. 


Young Artists Ensemble presents Auditions for

Jesus Christ Superstar

May 31 and June 1, 2014

Lyrics by Tim Rice
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Directed by Mark Andrew Reyes
Musical Directed by Zachary Spencer
Orchestra Directed & Conducted by Susan Treworgy-Calkins

This production will be done in an eclectic modern setting. Utilizing the rock aspects of the musical we view the last days of Jesus as a Media event. Throughout this, Jesus tries to remain true to his message. But political turmoil and pressures around him continually hamper and frustrate him and his followers….

Performances August 1-10, 2014.
Performances take place at 7:30pm on Friday, August 1; Saturday, August 2; Wednesday, August 6; Thursday, August 7; Friday, August 8; and Saturday, August 9. 2:00pm performances on Sunday, August 3 and Sunday, August 10.

Auditions and Rehearsals take place at the HILLCREST CENTER FOR THE ARTS
403 W Hillcrest Dr, Thousand Oaks
directions

Performances take place at the THOUSAND OAKS HIGH SCHOOL PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
2323 North Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks
directions

Cast Audition Information

Auditions are by appointment.

Character Descriptions
Frequently Asked Questions about Auditions

Audition preparation:
Please prepare a one-minute song with sheet music in the correct key (no recorded music). Auditions will last 2 hours and 45 minutes and may also include improvisation, dance, or cold reading.

Actors auditioning for Jesus Christ Superstar must be at least 13 and not yet 20 by August 10, 2014.

Cast Audition Times:
Saturday, May 31, 2014: time TBA
Sunday, June 1, 2014: time TBA

Callbacks:
Callbacks will be held Monday, June 2 from 5-10pm.

Rehearsals:
Rehearsals begin Saturday, June 7. Basic schedule is Monday-Friday 5:30-9:30pm and Saturday 9am-2pm.

All Cast and Parents must attend a mandatory welcome meeting Thursday, June 5 from 6:00-7:00pm.

There is a $180 participant fee if cast. Financial Assistance is available.

Orchestra Audition Information

Orchestra Breakdown

Auditions are by appointment.

Audition preparation:
Musicians should bring a one-minute rehearsed piece and be prepared to sight-read from the score. Auditions will last about 10 minutes per person.

Orchestra Audition Times:
Saturday, May 31 2014: ten minute slots TBA
Sunday, June 1, 2014: ten minute slots TBA

Rehearsals:
Rehearsals schedule is TBA.

All Cast and Parents must attend a mandatory welcome meeting Thursday, June 5 from 6:00-7:00pm.

Audition sign-ups open for cast and orchestra May 1!

*If you cannot attend an audition that you have signed up for and/or need to change it, please email us at yaeinfo@crpd.org or call (805) 381-2747 by the Friday before the audition.

Call (805) 381-2747 if you have any questions. 

AUDITIONS COMING UP:

Dates and Times for 2014-15 season TBA.