Auditions - Brigadoon
Posted: May 23, 2018
Footlite Musicals is happy to announce open auditions for their first main stage show of the 2018-2019 season, Brigadoon, on Sunday July 29 at 6:30 P.M. and Monday, July 30, at 7:00 P.M. Auditions will be held at the Hedback Community Theater, 1847 N. Alabama, Indianapolis, home of Footlite Musicals.
Production dates are September 28 – October 14. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday performances are at 7:30 pm. Sunday afternoon performances are at 2:30 pm.
Lerner and Loewe’s Brigadoon is the enchanting Broadway musical that inspirited the classic MGM film of the same name and countless production around the world. It features such Great American Songbook favorites as “Almost Like being in Love.” And “The Heather on the Hill.”
The mystery and beauty of the Scottish Highlands is the backdrop for this magical tale about following your heart and the power of love. A more complete synopsis can be found on the MTI website.
The production team is looking for a large, diverse cast 16 years of age and older.
Please prepare 16-32 measures of a traditional Broadway song that will showcase your vocal ability. Bring sheet music in the appropriate key. An accompanist will be provided. Please, no a cappella singing.
There will be a short movement audition for everyone and a longer dance audition for those who wish to be considered for one of the major dance roles.
Auditioners will also be asked to read from the script. Anyone who is under 18 should bring a parent to auditions to sign waiver and the audition form
Please be sure to bring a list of any conflicts that you will have during the rehearsal/performance period.
The “Meet and Greet” for the entire cast will be held on Sunday, August 12, 6:30 p.m. at Footlite. At this time, you will receive scripts/scores, rehearsal schedules, be measured for costumes, write bios, order T-shirts and potentially take headshots. The first full cast rehearsal will be on Monday, August 13, 7:00 in the Footlite Annex.
ALL DANCE REHEARSAL WILL BE HELD AT DANCE MAGIC PERFORMING ACTS COMPANY – 10605 DEME DR. INDIANAPOLIS, 46236.
There will be no rehearsal Labor Day weekend.
Long Saturday will be on Saturday, September 22, time TBA. There will be no conflicts allowed during this rehearsal.
A complete character breakdown and staff list can be found on the Footlite website.