AUDITIONS

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fall 2021 auditions

Eastside Theater Company announces Open Auditions for our November 2021 production of The Little Mermaid Jr.! 


Auditions will be held in-person. We will be accepting submissions for interested students ages 8-18 from Wednesday July 21st through Aug 7th.

aug 7 & 8

schedule & location

General Info

  • Open auditions for students ages 8 - 18

    • Auditions can be scheduled between July 21 - August 7​
       

  • Auditions will be held:

    • August 7th: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm 

    • August 8th: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm 
       

  • If the auditioner needs to discuss an alternate date please email eastsidetheaterauditions@gmail.com
     

  • Call backs:

    • August 14th - 16th

    • Time TBA
       

  • Auditions are held at Springwater Church
    (Eastside Theater's Rehearsal and Performance Space)

    3445 SE Hillyard Rd, Gresham, OR
     

  • Note: Submissions for Tech will occur separately August 30 - September 15
    Details on how to submit for Tech participation TBA

New to

Online Auditions?

If you have never submitted an audition online before, not to worry!

 

One of our acting coaches, Neil, has put together an entertaining and informational video about how to do this!

Financial & Scheduing Info

Important

  • We are a pay to play community group and our tuition per cast member is $200.
    We do offer payment plans, financial aid options, and multiple family member breaks.

     

  • Our "No Conflict Zone" is September 27th - November 15th 
    Actors & Crew must attend ALL rehearsals/show dates they are called to during this time frame.
     

  • Performance weekends are November 5th-14th, 2021

for your audition

how to prepare

  • STEP ONE - SCHEDULE YOUR AUDITION
     

    • See below for instructions

       

  • STEP TWO - COMPLETE YOUR AUDITION PAPERWORK
     

    • Click here to download the audition paperwork packet.

    • Print the packet at home (one sided only, please)

    • Fill out all pages in advance of your audition

    • Then remember to bring your completed paperwork and your headshot to your scheduled audition

      • Your headshot is a 4x6 picture of yourself, taken from the shoulders up

      • Does not have to be professionally taken, it just has to be you!​
         

  • STEP THREE - PREPARE FOR YOUR AUDITION
     

    • Click here to download our Songs & Character Breakdown for this production

    • Review and study the character breakdown by role

      • NOTE: All who audition must prepare to sing Under The Sea

    • Listen to both the practice and audition versions to songs for roles you are interested in 

    • Songs will be auditioned to the instrumental versions only

    • Feel free to practice with the vocal recordingHowever, we are not looking to have you sound like the people on these recordings. Please make the songs your own and bring them to life

    • Also remember to practice and come prepared to deliver a 1-2 minute monologue
       

  • STEP FOUR - COME PREPARED TO YOUR SCHEDULED AUDITION
    All who are auditioning must bring the following:
     

    • ​Your completed and signed audition paperwork packet
      (please print form one sided only)

       

    • Your 4x6 Headshot

    • Come prepared with a 1 minute to 2 minute monologue
       
    • Closed toe shoes & clothing you can move freely in
       

    • ALL known and potential conflicts for the months of September, October, and November

Ready to SCHEDULE YOUR audition?

Use the scheduler below to find an open time slot for your audition, then book your audition at ETC!  Be sure to select from the two audition dates:

Saturday, August 7

Sunday, August 8

All other days will show as no auditions available.

Auditions are scheduled in 30 minute blocks, up to 6 total auditioning students each.

If a time slot is fully-booked, you will not be able to schedule in that slot and will need to select another available audition time.

If you have multiple auditioning students, be sure to book again for each individual!

If you have any questions, contact us at eastsidetheaterauditions@gmail.com

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