Auditions for ‘Carousel’ and ‘Rumors’

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., Nov. 2, 2009 — Combined auditions for Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance’s spring productions, “Carousel” and “Rumors” are at 6 p.m. Nov. 16 in the Wendy Kurka Rust Flexible Theatre.  

If auditioning for both shows 32- bars (up-tempo or traditional Broadway musical ballad) and a contemporary comedic monologue are needed.  Only the 32-bars are needed for the audition of “Carousel” and only the monologue is needed for the audition of “Rumors.”

The callbacks are scheduled for 6 p.m. Nov. 17. “Carousel” callbacks will be in the Wendy Kurka Rust Flexible Theatre and the callbacks for “Rumors” will be in the Seminary Building room 403.  No preparation is required for the callbacks except for being familiar with both scripts to do a cold reading, and dress for movement or dance. 

All current and prospective bachelor’s of fine arts performance majors are required to audition for at least one of the main stage productions and all performance-based bachelor’s of art and bachelor’s of science and education majors are highly encouraged to audition.  Everyone auditioning should dress appropriately; bring resume, headshot and music if singing.

Auditions for Fall Productions

For more information, visit www.semo.edu/theatreanddance.