FLORIDA ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY 2019 SEASON - Florida Atlantic University Auditions

Posted: March 15, 2019

Back to All Listings

Florida Atlantic University 2019 Season - Boca Raton FL EPA
URTA on behalf of Florida Atlantic University

AUDITION DATE
Mon, Mar 25, 2019
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm (EDT)

APPOINTMENTS
Contact: 561-297-3810 / Mon – Fri 9:00-4:00. Leave a message with your preferred time window.

CONTRACT
URTA Cat. 1, $594/week minimum

SEEKING
Equity actor/singers for 2019 season (see breakdown). Will see non-AEA if time permits, but all actors cast must be or become AEA members.

This is an extra, non-required EPA held by the theatre to benefit our members.

PREPARATION
Prepare 32 bars of a Broadway song in the style of Sister Act and a 1 to 2-minute monologue suitable for Sabrina Fair, a 1953 romantic-comedy. An accompanist will be provided. Please bring sheet music in your key and two headshots and resumes

LOCATION
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Rd
Boca Raton, FL 33431-6424
Department of Theatre and Dance, Room PA 107

PERSONNEL
Expected to attend: Jean-Louis Baldet, director; Lee Soroko, director; Gianfranco Tio, accompanist.

OTHER DATES
Roles will be cast from this audition. No callbacks are scheduled.
See breakdown for dates

OTHER
See directions to the theatre below the breakdowns.
Producers intend to cast actors who are available to perform in both shows.
Local Southeast Florida actors are encouraged to attend.
Please contact Kathryn L. Johnston at kjohns74@fau.edu if you have questions.

An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of audition.
Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.
Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.

BREAKDOWN
Florida Atlantic University’s Summer Rep. 2019

Seeking professional performers of all ethnicities.

Sabrina Fair
Playwright: Samuel A. Taylor
Director: Jean-Louis Baldet
Rehearsals begin May 21st 2019; Runs June 8-22nd. Four performances per week.
Seeking:
Linus Larabee Sr.-- Any ethnicity, 50s to 60s. Head of an incredibly wealthy family. Goes to funerals as a hobby. Taciturn, prone to tirades, but essentially courtly and graceful.
Maude Larabee-- Any ethnicity, 50s to 60s. Linus Sr.’s wife. She is elegant, direct, and rules of the family.

Sister Act
Music: Alan Menken
Lyrics: Glenn Slater
Book: Cheri Steinkellner and Bill Steinkellner.
Rehearsals begin June 11th. Runs July 5th – 21st. Five performances per week.
Seeking:
Sister Mary Patrick– Female – Supporting. Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano. Any ethnicity. Between 35 and 50s. Mary Patrick is one of the more boisterous nuns. Young or just young-at-heart, she is consistently perky, enthusiastic, and easily excitable.
Monsignor O’Hara– Male – Supporting. Baritone. Between 40 and 60. The Monsignor will try anything to raise money to save the convent. Constantly concerned with financial matters, though soul music surprisingly puts him in a different mood.
The following AEA role is cast. Seeking possible emergency replacements only:
Mother Superior– Female – Lead. Mezzo-Soprano. Between early 50s to early 70s. Mother Superior is the head of the convent, sarcastic and a bit stiff. Extremely protective about keeping her sisters away from the outside world, which puts her in direct opposition to Deloris and her musical teachings.

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, national origin, religion, disability, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

You must purchase a parking pass or park at a visitor’s meter. Otherwise, you or risk receiving a $25 parking ticket. Passes may be purchased in advance here: http://www.fau.edu/parking/permits.php
Directions: FAU is located on Glades Road between I-95 and U.S. 1 /Federal Hwy.
From Interstate 95:
1.Traveling east on Glades Road, continue past the main campus entrance that is on 10th avenue.
2.Turn left into the secondary campus entrance at NW 13th Street, where there is a traffic light (once on the campus, it will be called E. University Drive).
3.Make the second left onto Arts Avenue
4.Continue along Arts Avenue to the parking lot on your right. Park at one of the meters.
5.It is a short walk (past the pond) to the theatre.

From Federal Highway:
1.Traveling west on Glades Road, prepare to make a right turn after 1.6 miles, onto NW 13th Street, where there is a traffic light (once in the campus, it will be called E. University Drive).
2.Make the second left onto Arts Avenue
3.Continue along Arts Avenue to the parking garage on your left side, or the parking lot on your right.
4.It is a short walk (past the pond) to the theatre.
After you have parked: Walk on Arts Ave. toward campus. After it turns to the left, look for the short bell tower on your right. (PA Building) Enter there and go past the Art Gallery. Wait in the lobby, and we will be with you shortly.



Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to audition.

Search BWW for Show Info | View All Listings...