Auditions

 

Auditions

OPEN CALL at Birmingham Children’s Theatre

Adult Actors Only

For Robin Hood

What:

Robin Hood (Mainstage Spring 2015) Director: Sarah Norris

See Breakdown/Roles Available/Schedule for more information.

When:

Wednesday, Feb 4, 2015 at 4:00pm

Sign in will begin at 3:30pm and WILL CLOSE at 4:00pm. There will be a briefing from our Director of Production at 4:00pm.

Where:

Birmingham Children’s Theatre

Use our GPS Address: 1010 19th Street North, Birmingham, AL 35201

All Auditions will be held in the Birmingham Children’s Theatre’s Administration building in the Charlotte Lane Dominick Studio Theatre. 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 right and go toward the large glass doors bearing our logo. Signs will be posted to point the way.

What to Bring:

  • 30 seconds (16-32 bars) of an A Capella song. You may or may not be asked to sing, but please be prepared if asked
  • Headshot and resume.
  • Actors will be given sides to cold read from the script at auditions. NO MONOLOGUE. Please no accents (standard American English)

See our online FAQ section if you have questions.

Rehearsals and Performances (Schedule):

Robin Hood (Mainstage)

All rehearsals will be held between the hours of 12:00pm-4:00pm at Birmingham Children’s Theatre from Monday, March 16, 2015-Monday, April 6, 2015 (No rehearsal held on April 3 in observance of Good Friday). Tuesday, April 7 is an all-day tech rehearsal (9am-5pm).

The Show opens at BCT on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 and runs Monday through Friday at 10:00am and 12:30pm from April 8, 2015-April 29, 2015. Public Performances are Saturday April 11 and 25 at 2:00pm.

Additional performance will be the BCT Curtain Call Ball on April 18, 2015. Rehearsal will be that morning from 10am-4pm. The Curtain Call Ball will be from 5:00pm-midnight. Please include this date on your conflicts sheet.

Roles Available:

9 Actors

All Adult roles are paid.

All physical types encouraged to audition. BCT is an equal opportunity employer.

Breakdown:

Available soon- please check back in a few days.

 

Please take a moment and review BCT's Audition Tips from our Director of Production and Education, Jen Lane, in order to better prepare yourself for auditions.

 

 

 

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 show. 

 

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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