Audition Requirements

                       

MP Showcase: Selections of Memphis, Musical Theatre (Photography by Dwayne Mills)

Audition Requirements for Repertory Performance Cast

Voice, Monologue, and Poetry Auditions:

1.  Perform one (1) musical theatre number, aria or song (two minutes or less) with accompaniment (see note below)

2.  Perform a one-minute memorized monologue from a musical or theatre production or poem that is age-appropriate.

3.  Accompanists and/or CD player can be provided by the company if needed. *Be sure to give at least a one week advance notice if you need an accompanist. Bring music in the proper key as they will not transpose or improvise during the audition.

4. Spoken Word artists may perform (2) of your best pieces (one minute or less each).

 

NOTE:

• Songs and monologue must be memorized. Poems may be read but only from a journal book. 

• No original songs are permitted.

• Individuals auditioning must use an accompanist or accompaniment for both songs (CD format is preferred).

• Individuals may accompany themselves for the audition only if they bring their own instrument.

• Feel free to move during your musical theatre songs; however, please keep in mind that dancing during your songs is not recommended.

• Black & White Headshot (cut to 8”x10”) and performance resume.

 

*All Musical Theatre acceptance decisions will be made after the last audition day