Articles on ‘Auditions’
The search is on to find young Zack Mayo in the World Premiere production of An Officer and a Gentleman, set to open in May this year at the Lyric Theatre, The Star. Yesterday at the ABC studios in Ultimo, Sydney, a group of 30 young performers auditioned for the creative team of An Officer… Read more.
Over the last few weeks, AussieTheatre’s Rebecca Grennan has been interviewing various exciting and artistic people in the Australian theatre industry to talk about life in the industry and the daunting process of auditions. Today, we kick off a series of articles which follow the the ins and outs of each artists’ journey and how… Read more.
Do you love to sing? Something magical happens when a group of individuals sing together so why not come along and audition for the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) Choir? The QPAC Choir performs an imaginative repertoire of music and Chorus Master, Tim Sherlock has invited people aged 17 years and over to audition next Monday 19… Read more.
Annie the Musical, produced by the Gordon Frost Organisation, is scheduled to play in four cities in 2012 – Sydney (current season), Brisbane, Melbourne and Perth. For each season the company must completely recast the 3 young girls who share the role of Annie and the 21 girls (3 casts of seven) who play the… Read more.
Is your pup a regular show-pony? The producers of Annie will be holding open auditions this Sunday, 12 February, for talented dogs to play Annie’s beloved pup ‘Sandy’ in their upcoming Brisbane season. Eligible applicants must be well-trained, medium sized, sandy/light red coloured dogs aged between 12 months to 5 years and should head to the Cultural… Read more.
First of all, thanks to everyone who have been reading my little blog here on AussieTheatre.com… It’s great to have your readership and I love reading your comments! So, I’d like to do a sequel to probably my most read, commented on, re-tweeted and reposted article 10 Songs NOT To Audition With, with ten more! Many… Read more.
After a great Christmas break, it might be time to hit the gym again as the Brisbane community theatre production companies gear up for January auditions … are you ready?! Spotlight Theatre on the Gold Coast will be holding auditions for Forever Plaid on the 15th January. The show is about a male singing quartet… Read more.
Acclaimed Australian performer, Queenie Van de Zandt, helps young people achieve their dreams… With 24 young girls in the cast of Annie, several casts of children in Mary Poppins, Love Never Dies and kids still to be auditioned for the upcoming productions of The Addams Family and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, there have never been… Read more.
Here’s a topic that is sure to send some people into conniptions … what are the songs that you should never choose to audition with? Of course, any list like this is completely subjective – and open to ridicule and derision. But, in my defence, I’ve played for and been behind the desk of enough… Read more.
Drew Lane shares his notes from a session with Broadway star Liz Callaway. Last year, during the Festival of Broadway, the amazing Liz Callaway (voice of Anya in Anastasia, Broadway star and recording artist) gave a singing masterclass for a group of singers, which myself and other guests were allowed to sit in on. It was an amazing… Read more.