Winter Dances Audition October 1!
Come and audition for the first Dance production in the 2021-2022 academic year! Winter Dances is a collection of original dance pieces choreographed by our advanced choreography students with auditions this Friday, October 1 at 6 p.m. at the Commissary Studios! To register, visit the Winter Dances Audition Page to sign up and show proof of vaccination. Casting is determined by the artistic needs of each piece, and schedule availability and students who are cast and want to earn credit for their time in rehearsals can register for DNC 257 Performance. Rehearsals will be twice each week through Fall quarter; and the start of Winter quarter. Sample rehearsal schedule: Monday and Wednesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m.; or Wednesday and Sunday from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Performances are Thursday, January 27 through Sunday, January 30, 2022 on the Mainstage in the Performing Arts Center. Auditionees must be available January 22 through January 30, 2022 for all technical rehearsals and performances. Come and join this wonderful production!
Image Description: 3 dancers in midair on a stone pavilion on a sunlit evening with their shadows clearly visible below. PC Clint James Photography.
Sonata Escondida Auditions Extended!
DEADLINE EXTENDED! We are excited to announce auditions for Sonata Escondida continue to be open! With guest director Ana María Campoy, this incredible production will rehearse and perform in Winter 2022. To audition, students must film themselves performing a monologue 1-2 minutes in length and include a link to the video on the audition submission page. Submissions are due by 12 pm (noon) Thursday, October 7 with callbacks on Sunday, October 10 starting at 11am. The audition sign-up form is live on the Sonata Escondida audition website, which also includes character descriptions, the current rehearsal schedule, and other important information. There will not be a physical form to sign up on, so all of those interested in signing up must use the website.
We are seeking actors of all genders and sizes. Artists of the Global Majority (BIPOC) are especially encouraged to audition. Copies of the script are available for 1-2 hour check-outs in the Theatre and Dance Office (PA395) during normal business hours (8:00am-5pm weekdays).