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Kevin Skinner America's Got Talent 2009 in Las Vegas at Planet Hollywood Casino (Photo credit: bcbusinesshub via Wikipedia)
- Must be 18 years or older.
- 32 bars (a verse and a chorus) of a Broadway song. If you don't know any Broadway songs, prepare a pop, rock, gospel or country song. Bring sheet music if you have it but also be prepared to sing acapella.
- If you are NOT a singer, please prepare a 1-2 minute comedic or dramatic monologue.
- Bring a headshot and resume if you have it. If you don't, no worries. Just come anyway!
- Guitars of all types.
- Basses both electric and upright.
- Percussion and drum set
- French Horn
- Other instruments not listed are of interest also.
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- Ages 18-35 years old.
- Stand ins: 5'6 males brown hair/ 5'4 females brown hair
- Backgrounders of all types! See below:
- College aged students
- Freshman Moms and Dads
- Science Nerds
- Frat Guys, Sorority Girls
- Korean Students
- Dudes with Ponytails
- Non Descript Audience
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- Sunday, January 8, Rehearsal 6:00-9:00pm
- Monday, January 9, Rehearsal 6:00-9:00pm
- Wednesday, January 11, Sectionals 6:00-9:00pm
- Saturday, January 14, Rehearsal, 10:00am-12:00pm
- Saturday, January 14, Rehearsal, 1:00-3:00pm
- Sunday, January 15, Dress Rehearsal, 10:00am-12:00pm
- Sunday, January 15, Concert, 2:00pm
- Monday, April 16, Rehearsal, 6:00-9:00pm
- Wednesday, April 18, Sectionals, 6:00-9:00pm
- Saturday, April 21, Rehearsal, 10:00am-12:00pm
- Saturday, April 21, Rehearsal, 1:00-3:00pm
- Sunday, April 22, Dress Rehearsal, 10:00am-12:00pm
- Sunday, April 22, Concert, 2:00pm
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- Please prepare two (2) songs for your open call audition. You may not perform both, but have them ready.
- A cappella ONLY. No background tracks, accompaniment or instruments will be allowed at the open call audition.
- Songs can be by artist and from any genre (pop, rock, R&B, hip-hop, alternative, latin, country, blues, indie)
- Family, friends, managers, vocal instructors, etc. will NOT be allowed at the audition.
- If you are a minor, one (1) parent or guardian will be allowed with you at the audition.
- If you are disabled or a special needs artist, you will be allowed to bring one (1) person to the auditions to assist you.
- We are judging you on your VOICE. Come dressed in a style that represents you as an artist. Do NOT come in "chicken costumes." We are looking for serious artists ONLY.
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- PASTOR: Pastor of the Church, preaches and is very compassionate.
- FIRST LADY: Married to the pastor, (must be a strong vocalist and have an ability to preach)
- KAREN (lead character): A Young Married Woman, very argumentative (must be a strong vocalist)
- ERIC (lead character): A young married man, silly but fed up (must be a strong vocalist)
- TAYLOR (lead character): Hairdresser. Leading a double life (ability to sing a plus, not required)
- OMAR: A womanizer whose temper is hard to handle
- ALISHA: Friend with solid wisdom (must be a strong vocalist)
- YOLANDA: Friend who tells it like it is (ability to sing a plus, not required)
- CHERYL: Friend with solid wisdom, but don't mind telling you what she think (must be a strong vocalist)
- WENDY: Co-worker, who know God but won't go back to church.
- SHAWN: Friend whose past life has caused him to give up on life completely.
- STEPHANIE: Church gossiper, who believes everyone is going to hell but her
- SIS. WILSON: Church secretary and finance committee leader. Very silly (must be a strong vocalist)
- Stage Managers
- Production Manager
- Musicians (keyboardist, drummers, base guitar players)
- Wardrobe Managers
- Marketing Managers
- Adminsitrative Assistant - NEED IMMEDIATELY
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- Pre-screening required.
- Send a resume' to be considered.
- Once invited you will receive an audition time.
- Prepare three opera arias or songs.
- Opera Carolina will hear at least one piece of your choice.
Albuquerque, NM after sunset. (Image by sburke2478 via Wikipedia)