Auditions

 

Auditions

                 Young Actors Theatre at Birmingham Children's Theatre

                                             announces auditions for

                    

                          Disney’s Aladdin Jr. (Roy Hudson DIRECTOR)

What: Young Artists ages 8-18 will participate in a performance intensive and rehearsal process which will end with a full scale production of Aladdin Jr. on the Birmingham Children’s Theatre’s stage at the BJCC

When: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 4:00pm- Sign In FOR YOUNG ARTISTS.

Note: Sign in WILL CLOSE at 4:30. Please be here prior to 4:30 to ensure your spot. Callbacks will be held at a later date.

Where: Birmingham Children’s Theatre 2130 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd N Birmingham, AL 35201 All Auditions will be held in the Birmingham Children’s Theatre’s rehearsal hall.

Park on 19th Street North, enter the Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center and come down the large set of stairs. At the bottom of the stairs, take a left and come to “Backstage Door 2”. Signs will be posted to point the way.

What to Bring:

• A 60 second memorized monologue

• 30 seconds (16-32 bars) of a musical theatre song. Your song will be a capella.

• Headshot and resume.

 

Rehearsals and Performances:

The process for the rehearsals will be like that of a summer performance intensive. All cast will be called each day. When not in scene, music, or choreography rehearsals, Young Artists will work with professional actors and instructors in character building, accents or vocal work, movement work and other key elements that will help them become stronger performers.

At the end of three weeks, they will have rehearsed the show and will perform Aladdin Jr. Rehearsal/Intensive hours are 9:00am-3:00pm. Rehearsals are held Monday through Friday June 20-July 7. The theatre will be dark on Monday, July 4 in observance of the holiday. Final dress rehearsal will be Thursday, July 7.

The Show opens at BCT on Friday, July 8 and runs through Sunday, July 17.

Performances are Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2:30pm.

Roles Available: Over 20 in house roles to be filled All Roles Are Open! *There will be a show fee of $295.00. Scholarships are available- please see the monitor at auditions for more information.

 

 

 

Missed an Audition Date?

 

Adult Actors interested in BCT who have missed the audition date, or are between audition dates, may still submit information to be included on our mailing list for audition announcements. Please submit your name, date of birth, address, home/cell phone number, and email to Leah Luker via email. Please also attach your resume and headshot. If you prefer to mail your information, please address it to: Birmingham Children's Theatre, Attn. Leah Luker / Auditions, P.O. Box 1362, Birmingham, AL  35201.

 

Audtions for Children 4 to 18

Children Auditioning must be available during weekdays to rehearse and perform. BCT accepts auditions from both Home School children and public school children. Public School children MUST obtain permission from their administrators to miss school during the rehearsal period and run of the a BCT show. 

Young Actors Theatre shows are after school hours. This allows every child to have an opportunity to perform on the BCT stage.

Please fill in the information below if you would like your child to be considered for roles here at Birmingham Children’s Theatre. We will add your information to our audition mailing list. Please call 205-458-8193 or email Leah Luker for more information and to set up an audition!

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