August 17th and 19th
Auditions for “The Lion King, Jr.”
The Grand Youth Theatre will hold auditions for “The Lion King, Jr.” their fall production with stage director, Kristy Montgomery and musical director, Kimberly Human.
Thursday, August 17th from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. and Saturday, August 19th from 1 to 4 p.m. You may attend either audition, but you must be present for the entire time. Call-backs will be at the end of the Saturday audition.
You must be at least seven years old by the audition date and no older than 18. Roles are available for males and females ages 7 to 18—all voice parts
Prepare a one-minute age-appropriate monologue. And one verse/chorus of a Disney or age-appropriate Broadway song. Bring recorded accompaniment (CD or MP3) without voices. Also be prepared to learn a short dance combination with our choreographer (bring tennis shoes or dance shoes). Dance auditions will be done in groups.
Rehearsals will be Monday and Thursday evenings from 6 to 8 p.m. beginning August 21st. Tech week will be Sunday, October 29 through Wednesday, November 1 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Performances will be Thursday morning, November 2nd at 9:15 and 10:45 a.m., Friday, November 3rd at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, November 4th at 7:00 p.m. Performers must be able to attend all tech week rehearsals and all performances.