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The Greatest Showman – IN CONCERT – Open Auditions

January 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Dancers and singers are wanted for the kick-off show to First Pres Theater’s 2022 season!

Auditions will be Sunday January 30th from 6-9pm at First Pres Theater, with call-backs being Monday, January 31st from 6-9pm. We are seeking approximately 13 strong vocalists and dancers. If you are auditioning only as a singer-Auditions start at 6pm. Dancer only-7pm. Singer and Dancer-6pm. Show runs May 20-22. Rehearsals officially begin April 4 from 6:30 – 8:30pm. There will be no rehearsal on most Fridays.

Please note: the show is IN CONCERT-there is no dialogue, so no acting audition is required.

SINGERS:

  • 1-3 male soloist(s) to sing one or more of the adult PT Barnum (Hugh Jackman) solo parts (The Greatest Show, A Million Dreams, Come Alive, Million Dreams, From Now On, Finale)
  • 1-2 female soloist(s) to sing the Lettie Lutz (Keala Settle) solo parts (This Is Me, Come Alive, The Greatest Show, Finale)
  • 1-2 female soloist(s) for the adult Charity Hallet (Mrs. PT Barnum) solo parts (Tightrope, Million Dreams)
  • 1 female soloist to sing Jenny Lind’s solo (Never Enough)
  • 1 male (age approx 8-12, looks 8-10) to sing young PT Barnum solo (Million Dreams)
  • 1 female (age approx 8-12, looks 8-10) to sing young Charity part (Million Dreams)
  • 1 male soloist to sing Phillip Carlisle’s solos (circus partner, Rewrite The Stars, The Greatest Show)
  • 1 female to sing Anne Wheeler (circus member, Rewrite The Stars)
  • 2-5 other circus members to sing various short solo parts and/or chorus in (This Is Me, Come Alive, From Now On, The Greatest Show, Finale)


DANCERS:

We are looking for dancers of all ages and dance styles. Modern, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap Ballroom. We will need children dancers who do ballet, ballroom as well as Jazz. We are also looking for gymnasts and aerialist performers too! All singers under 18 years of age should audition with “Million Dreams” starting at the beginning of the song. Be prepared to sing up to page 7, including the repeat. Adult males should begin their audition with the last measure on page 7. Adult females should choose between “Never Enough” or “This Is Me” for their audition songs.

AUDITION SIDES:
Singers, please choose from the following songs for your audition. You may audition for more than one role and sing more than one part in your audition.

Million Dreams (kids audition) .  Boys or girls under 16 please audition with this file.
A Million Dreams
A Million Dreams sheet music

Million Dreams (adult audition) is for any adult male (or possibly female).
A Million Dreams


Auditioning for Jenny Lind solo: Please sing – Never Enough
Never Enough sheet music


Auditioning for any of Lettie Lutz’ solos: Please Sing – This is Me
This is Me
This is Me sheet music


We will be holding dance auditions as well at the same time.  You may audition as a singer only or dancer only or both.

****If you plan on auditioning, please let us know HERE and bring with you a completed Audition Form.
Contact Director Todd Sandman Cruz with any questions at tsandman-cruz@firstpresfortwayne.org.

Details

Date:
January 30
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

First Presbyterian Church Theater
300 W Wayne St
Fort Wayne, IN 46802 United States
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