Newton, NC – Roll up your sleeves and get ready to rock and roll in the first show of the 2018-19 season – Grease. Auditions are set for July 9 & 10 at 7pm each evening.
Roles in Grease are available for males and females ages 16 and up. Please prepare a song (about 16 bars) from the show or in the same style of the show. Please bring sheet music for the accompanist.
Acapella auditions are discouraged. Your audition song should showcase your individual abilities and not mimic another’s performance. Be prepared to have fun!!
You must be available for all performances which are scheduled for Sept. 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, & 23 and a producer’s night to be scheduled. Please bring your list of rehearsal conflicts with you. You MUST be able to attend all of Tech Week (September 2-6), unless in rare emergency cases an exception is approved before being cast by the director.
You may be asked to do a cold reading from the script. Wear comfortable clothing for the dance/movement portion of the audition. Please bring dance shoes if you have them or wear hard-soled shoes. Flip flops or open-toed shoes are not permitted. Being able to dance is not a requirement, but may help determine casting.
All auditions will be held at the Old Post Office Playhouse located at 10 South Main Avenue, Newton, NC 28658. Please enter at the lower level door at the back of the building (on South Ashe Avenue).