Audition Information

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General Audition Guidelines:
  • For our young performers, most productions have an age requirement of 10 years old and up to audition.
  • Performers of color, seniors, women and performers with disabilities are encouraged to attend.
  • Our Studio Series is our All Youth initiative featuring young performers.
  • Rehearsal schedules are generally two or three evenings during the week, and a weekend afternoon.
  • All cast members are expected for all performances, with no exception since the company does not cast understudies.

AUDITION DATE

Monday, September 14, 2020

10 am – 4 pm

Appointment Required for in-person audition

The Growing Stage will also be accepting video submissions with headshots/resumes of local performers through Tuesday, September 15th. Please send to Production Manager, Cara Scalera at cscalera@growingstage.com.

*Adult (18+) Performers Only

APPOINTMENTS

Audition slots will be in 15 minute increments, with lunch from 12:30 – 1:15 pm.

Appointments can be made by emailing Production Manager, Cara Scalera at cscalera@growingstage.com.

To maintain strict COVID-19 prevention protocols, walk-ins will not be permitted and we ask that performers arrive for their appointment no more than half an hour prior to their time slot and promptly exit the building. Masks should be worn in common areas and social distancing will be enforced.

CONTRACT

Rehearsals will take place in-person at The Growing Stage’s facility, The Historic Palace Theatre, Route 183 in Netcong, NJ. Performances will be filmed at the theatre and therefore, will be pre-recorded for audience’s at-home viewing.

The Growing Stage is seeking performing artists with professional experience  to perform. All roles will be paid, at an hourly rehearsal rate and a performance fee.

DESCRIPTION

This is not your usual “Once Upon a Time.” Classic? No. Wild? Yes! To start with, it’s a two-person play. Do the math. Snow White and the Seven Dwarves? Two fabulous, whip-smart, super-fast actors play Snow White, the huntsman, the prince, and all seven dwarves! And it’s funny. Really, really funny. So expect the unexpected in this fabulous fairy tale with a (spoiler alert) you-won’t-see-it-coming twist.

SEEKING

Two non-equity actors. Breakdown as follows:

SNOW WHITE – (Female, BIPOC) Plays several different characters throughout the play, must be versatile and preferably with a teaching artist background.

DWARF FOUR – (Male, Any Race) Plays several different characters throughout the play, must be versatile and preferably with a teaching artist background.

PREPARATION

Performers are requested to prepare a one to two minute monologue in the style of their choosing.

LOCATION

The Historic Palace Theatre

7 Ledgewood Ave., Rt 183

Netcong, NJ 07857-1101

(973) 347-4946

Free parking is available at the State Park lot off of Dell Ave. located behind the Fulton Bank property. Please do not park in the bank lot.

PERSONNEL

Director: Stephen L. Fredericks

OTHER DATES

1st Rehearsal 09/17/2020; Opens 10/09 – Closes 10/25

OTHER

The Growing Stage Theatre is located in northwestern New Jersey and no regular mass transportation is available. Performers are encouraged to have their own, reliable mode of transportation. The producer will run all aspects of the audition.

The Growing Stage is committed to diversity and upholds a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, TGS encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend the audition. Our facility is fully accessible, but if you require additional assistance or accommodations, please contact Cara Scalera at cscalera@growingstage.com.