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JCS - 2017 Cast List  

 

Jesus Christ Superstar Cast List

Congratulations!

1st Rehearsal is Tuesday May 2

(Please accept your roles by Wednesday April 26 at 5 pm, you will be sent an e-mail with details)

 

Jesus Christ - Bailey Jamieson

 

Judas Iscariot - Joel King

 

Mary Magdalene - Kelli Loughlin

 

Pontius Pilate - Sam Cohen

 

Caiaphas - David Benard

 

Annas - Katie Manchester

 

Peter - Shannon Horsey

 

Simon Zealotes - Katie Swonger

 

King Herod - Takuma Okada

 

Ensemble -  (Apostles, Romans and other bit parts will be selected from the ensemble during the rehearsal process)

Lucy Arrigo

Sam Campanella

Rose Carbonneau

Jacob Duby

Alyssa Gillin

Mackenzie Goodwin

Andrew Holland

Shayla Melanson

Danielle Nobles

Dylan Quadros

Jonah Savage

Hailey Sullivan

 

 

Posted by Evelynn Decker Saturday, April 22, 2017 4:40:00 PM Categories: Actorsingers Teen Auditions

Jesus Christ Superstar - 2017  

Summer Teen Show Auditions

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

Lyrics by Tim Rice

Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber

 

DIRECTED BY Angèlica Rosenthal  


MUSICALLY DIRECTED BY Jesse Drake


CHOREOGRAPHED BY Logan Higgins
 

Actorsingers show page

SHOW DATES
Friday, July 14 - July 16, 2017

@ 14 Court St. Theatre, Nashua, NH

 

INFORMATION NIGHT:

Friday April 14, 7-9 pm

Info night will be at Actorsingers, 219 Lake St, Nashua, NH 03060
 
Come meet the directors of the Teen summer show, hear about their vision for the show, and ask any questions that you may have. This info night will be live streaming on Facebook in order to reach those who can't make it in person!
 

AUDITION DATES: 

Fri, April 21, 7pm – 10pm
Sat, April 22, 1pm – 4pm 
doors open 1 hour before to learn the dance
 
Callbacks if needed Sunday April 23 at 10 :00 AM
 
Auditions  will be at Actorsingers, 219 Lake St, Nashua, NH 03060
 
Audition Form
Audition form in pdf and word  

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

This is a Teen production.,  You must be at least 13 and no older than 19 by the opening of the show (July 14, 2017)

Dance Requirement:

There will be a small dance combination that will be taught at auditions.

Audition Dance video here

Vocal Requirement: Minimum of 16 bars (or 30 seconds of a track) of two contrasting songs in the style of the show. This show features a lot of different emotionally charged songs to tell the story of the show. It’s always best to choose songs that show off not just your vocal range but also your acting range.

A piano accompanist will be provided so please bring sheet music, you may also bring a cd or smartphone with the 30 second instrumental only tracks.

 

VIDEO AUDITION SUBMISSIONS

Video auditions will be accepted for teens away at college or otherwise out of town.

 
Jesus Christ Superstar Video Auditions
Deadline for submissions Saturday April 22nd, 1 PM ET 

Please e-mail all video audition materials to Jesus Christ Superstar audition board chair evelynn_decker@comcast.net by deadline to be considered for a role.

 Video Audition Requirements
1.Completed audition form including all rehearsal conflicts 
2.Headshot 
3.Theatre resume 
4.Director requirements as stated below

Video Audition Director Requirements

For those unable to make the scheduled audition times, creating a video (or videos) with the following will be a suitable audition package. We need all three of the following in your package to be considered for a role:
 
1.Voice & Acting: Minimum of 16 bars (or 30 seconds of a track) of two contrasting songs in the style of the show. This show features a lot of different emotionally charged songs to tell the story of the show. It’s always best to choose songs that show off not just your vocal range but also your acting range.
 
2.Dance: There will be a small dance combination that is taught in a video please show us the dance to the best of your ability with the sound track to the 2000 movie version. Audition dance video   Music soundtrack 
 
3.Acting: Please perform the two chosen songs again with focus on the acting through your voice, face and body. One with the Idea of distress and the other Strength and Power. Please make strong choices.

 


REHEARSALS

Sundays 1-5 pm

Tuesdays 7-10 pm

Thursdays 7-10 pm

Rehearsals start Sunday April 30

Roles:
Principal Roles: Ages, gender, and doubling of parts are merely suggestions
 
Jesus Christ - Title role, leader of the twelve disciples, called the "Son of God" and the "King of the Jews." Tenor (A2 - G5)
 
Judas Iscariot - One of the twelve apostles of Jesus; concerned for the poor and the consequences of Jesus's fame. Tenor (D3 - D5)
 
Mary Magdalene - A female follower of Jesus who finds herself falling in love with him. Mezzo- Soprano (F3 - Eb5)
 
Pontius Pilate - Governor of Judea who foresees the events of Jesus's crucifixion from beginning to aftermath in a dream and finds himself being presented with that very situation. Baritenor (A2 - B4)
 
Caiaphas - One of the main antagonists of the show. High priest who sees Jesus as a threat to the nation. Bass (C#2 - F4)
 
Annas - One of the main antagonists of the show. Fellow priest at the side of Caiaphas who is persuaded by Caiaphas into seeing Jesus as a threat. Countertenor (G2 - D5)
 
Peter - One of Jesus's twelve apostles; denies Jesus three times upon the night of Jesus's arrest to save himself. Baritone (A2 - G4)
 
Simon Zealotes - One of Jesus's twelve apostles; urges Jesus to lead his followers into battle against the Romans. Tenor (G3 - B4)
 
King Herod - The King of Galilee; Jesus is brought to him for judgment after first being taken to Pilate. Tenor (C#3 - G4)
 
Ensemble - Open to all voice parts as well as many opportunities for featured roles. 
 
 
Posted by Evelynn Decker Wednesday, March 15, 2017 11:47:00 AM Categories: Actorsingers Teen Auditions

Seeking Proposals - Teen Summer show 2017  

To be staged July 14-16, 2017
 
Actorsingers is currently accepting show proposals for the summer Teen production, being performed July 14-16th, 2017 at the Court St Theater. Interested candidates should submit their resumes and the name of their proposed show to secretary@actorsingers.org by Friday, Nov 25th. Interviews will be held the evening of Thursday, Dec 1st. Teams should consist of a director, musical director, and choreographer.
Posted by Evelynn Decker Monday, November 14, 2016 3:58:00 PM Categories: Actorsingers Teen Seeking Directors

Footloose Cast List 

Congratulations to the Footloose Cast!

 

First Rehearsal is May 5th. Please accept your role by Friday April 22 by e-mailing the Director Dan danpelletiertheatre@gmail.com
Footloose Cast List

Ren McCormack – Andrew Holland

Ethel McCormack – Selena Miller

Reverend Shaw Moore – Sean Fitzgerald

Vi Moore – Liz Mak

Ariel Moore – Aly Aramento

Willard Hewitt – Jerome Trudeau

Rusty – Sammy Honeywell

Chuck Cranston – Mitchell Johnson

 

Bomont Townspeople

  • Lulu Warnicker – Emily Valcourt
  • Wes Warnicker – Ethan Kraus
  • Coach Roger Dunbar –Dustin Blake
  • Eleanor Dunbar – TBA
  • Principal Clark – Shayla Melanson
  • Betty Blast – Claire Seddon
  • Cop - TBA
  • Cowboy Bob – Jake Doble

 

Students

  • Urleen – Meredith Byerly
  • Wendy-Jo –Alison Cashin
  • Bickle –Jacob Duby
  • Garvin – Alexander Hebert
  • Lyle –TBA
  • Travis – TBA
  • Jeter – Jake Doble
  • Joey Trannalfo

 

Chicago Club Dancers/Bar-B-Que Dancers/Students

  • Sarah Bernyk
  • Nicole Delipidio
  • Megan Elwell
  • Alyssa Gillin
  • Danielle Nobles
  • Hailey Sullivan

 

Townspeople

  • Kelly Frasca
  • Mackenzie Goodwin
  • Bryan Laborera
Posted by Evelynn Decker Monday, April 18, 2016 10:31:00 PM Categories: Actorsingers Teen Cast List

Footloose Auditions - 2016  

Audition Dates:

Teen Show Footloose Auditions Sunday April 17 and Monday April 18!

Callbacks if needed Wednesday April 20.

Location:

Audition Location 1st floor Actorsingers Hall 219 Lake Street Nashua NH

Form:

Audition form here.

Audition dance will only be taught between 6 - 7 PM:

Footloose only has use of the 1st floor on all audition dates, you must arrive by 6:30 PM to learn the audition dance as teaching the dance stops at 7 PM.

See link to audition dance video below.

Parents, Alumni and Teen Show Enthusiasts! We could use your help. The show needs a producer! If interested please e-mail board member Chuck Emmons and he will work with the board to provide you further information. Please consider making a huge impact with the teens that will be involved with the show this summer!

Character List:

Character list here

Audition schedule:

PLEASE NOTE THE BELOW SCHEDULE CAREFULLY. Audition process is different this year.

Audition Schedule applies to both Sunday (4/17) and Monday (4/18).

5:45 PM Actorsingers Doors Open (All auditioners must complete audition form and receive audition # )
   
6:00 - 7:00 PM Learn Audition Dance (only opportunity)
   
7:15 PM Auditions commence  in groups of 5 in audition # sequential order. (Some may be asked to stay and read with others from another group so please prepare to be flexible.)
   
  *Please note the teaching of the audition dance stops at 7 PM if you arrive after 6:30 PM you may not have enough time to learn the dance before auditions start.

 

Requirements:

All auditioners should prepare two 16-bar contemporary pop/rock musical theatre pieces that showcases his/her singing and acting ability. Everyone should be ready to learn a short dance combination from the show, as well as participate in cold readings from the script. Not all roles require dancing, but we will want to test the movement ability of all.

Audition Dance video is here . Also written audition choreography is here


Teen Show Ages 13 - 19 (must be no older than 19 by opening night July 15.)

 

Show Dates:


Show Dates July 15-17 2016 at Janice B. Streeter Nashua.

Rehearsals are tentatively scheduled for Sundays/Mondays/Thursdays starting on Sunday May 8th.

College Students:

College students who are unable to make auditions should follow this online audition process.

Link to Audition Dance video is here . Also written audition choreography is here

Questions:

Any other questions about the show should also be addressed to the Director,  Dan. danpelletiertheatre@gmail.com

 

Posted by Evelynn Decker Friday, April 1, 2016 9:09:00 AM Categories: Actorsingers Teen Auditions

The Wedding Singer Audition Notice  

Audition Notice: The Wedding Singer

Teen Actorsingers – Must be at least 13 years old at auditions and not older than 19 through performance dates.

Directorial Team:

Director: Tim Stanley

Music Director: Henry Kopczynskie III

Choreographer: Brittney-Lynne Stanley

Question about auditions contact Director Tim Stanley 603-320-5531 or timjstanley@comcast.net

 

Auditions:

Auditions & call backs held at Actorsingers hall at 219 Lake Street Nashua, NH

Friday March 6  7:00PM – 9:00PM (hall open at 6:00PM to learn audition dance)

Saturday March 7  9:00AM – 12:00PM (hall open at 8:00AM to learn audition dance)

Audition form

What to Prepare for Auditions:

Everyone should come dressed in comfortable clothes to dance in. Sneakers, jazz shoes or character shoes, no boots or other type of shoes.  A short audition dance will be taught at auditions.  All people auditioning will need to learn and present to audition board.  Sides will be provided at auditions for all principal roles.

1.  If auditioning for principal role or ensemble:

  • Prepare a memorized 2 minute monologue of your choice (not from show).
  • Prepare at least 32 bars of a pop/rock song of your choice. Can be from either a Broadway show or popular music. Songs from the show are also acceptable. Please bring your sheet music and make sure that it has both a vocal line and piano part/chords. DO NOT BRING MUSIC THAT JUST HAS A VOCAL LINE!

2. If auditioning for dance ensemble only:

  • In addition to learning and presenting the audition dance, please prepare a 1 minute freestyle dance of your choice, bring a CD with your song.If you are auditioning to be a dancer in show you will not need to sing, do a monologue or cold reading.

What to do if you can’t make auditions?

If you cannot make auditions you can send a short video of yourself singing at least 32 bars of a song, delivering a 2 minute monologue memorized, and a freestyle dance of your choice. Should be sent to Tim Stanley prior to audition dates.

Call Backs:

Sunday March 8  12:15PM

Rehearsals:

Start Friday May 1 and will be every Friday, Sunday, Monday

Friday’s 6:00PM – 10:00 PM

Sunday’s 4:00PM – 8:00PM

Monday’s 6:00PM – 10:00PM

Show Dates

July 17-19 2015

Posted by Evelynn Decker Friday, February 6, 2015 11:41:00 PM Categories: Actorsingers Teen

Actorsingers NHTA Top Finalists - 13th Annual  

Nominations Announced

NH Theater Awards Top Finalists

Congratulations to All Finalists!

 

Actorsingers nominations are listed below

 

BEST PRODUCTION - MUSICAL - COMMUNITY

The Music Man – Actorsingers

Young Frankenstein – Actorsingers

 

BEST PRODUCTION - YOUTH

Legally Blonde the Musical - Actorsingers, Teen

 

BEST DIRECTOR - MUSICAL - COMMUNITY

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Paul Metzger)

 

BEST ACTOR - MUSICAL - COMMUNITY

The Music Man - Actorsingers (Michael Coppola as Harold Hill)

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Marc Murai as Dr. Frederick Frankenstein)

 

BEST ACTOR - YOUTH

Legally Blonde the Musical - Actorsingers, Teen (Sean Fitzgerald as Emmett Forrest)

 

BEST ACTRESS - MUSICAL - COMMUNITY

The Music Man - Actorsingers (Caity Glover as Marian Paroo)    

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Sarah Souter as Elizabeth Benning) 

 

BEST ACTRESS - YOUTH

Legally Blonde the Musical - Actorsingers, Teen (Susan Dudka as Elle Woods)     

 

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR - MUSICAL - COMMUNITY

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Eric Skoglund as Igor)

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Stuart Harmon as The Monster)

 

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS - MUSICAL - COMMUNITY

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Rachel Cerullo as Frau Blucher)

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Mia Berardi as Inga)

 

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS - YOUTH

Legally Blonde the Musical - Actorsingers, Teen (Jill Tokac as Paulette)

 

BEST MUSIC DIRECTOR – COMMUNITY

The Music Man - Actorsingers (Jed Holland)

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Judy Hayward)

 

BEST CHOREOGRAPHER - COMMUNITY

Legally Blonde the Musical – Actorsingers, Teen (Brittney-Lynne Stanley)

The Music Man - Actorsingers (Martha Daniels Holland)

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Donna O’Bryant Metzger)

 

BEST COSTUME DESIGNER - COMMUNITY

Young Frankenstein – Actorsingers (Lindsay Vago)

 

BEST SCENIC DESIGNER - COMMUNITY

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Don Smith-Weiss, Dennis Schneider, Paul Metzger Will McGregor)

 

BEST SOUND DESIGNER - COMMUNITY

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Michael D. O'Keefe)

 

BEST LIGHTING DESIGNER - COMMUNITY

Young Frankenstein - Actorsingers (Rick Brooks, Craig Brennan, Dennis Schneider)

 

 

Posted by Evelynn Decker Friday, December 19, 2014 5:03:00 PM Categories: Actorsingers Teen In the Spotlight Main Stage NHTA

Seeking Proposals for Teen Production  

To be staged July 17-19 2015

 

Actorsingers is gearing up for 2015 and we are putting out the call for Directing teams (Director, Music Director, Choreographer) who are interested in working on the Teen Actorsingers show the summer of 2015!

Interested teams should email Evelynn Decker at secretary@actorsingers.org by December 31st 2014 with the proposed show title and resumes of the Direction team. Teams should be prepared to make a presentation sharing the vision for your proposed show to the Board of Directors at the Tuesday January 6th board meeting.   

Although the Board typically selects a pre-formed team of Director, Music Director and Choreographer for our teen shows we are also open to interviewing individual director submissions and proposals; if we feel strongly about a fit after your individual interview the board will work to select the remaining members of the team.

The Teen show is scheduled for July 17-19, 2015 at Janice B. Streeter Theatre in Nashua.

Posted by Evelynn Decker Thursday, October 2, 2014 12:29:00 PM Categories: Actorsingers Teen Seeking Directors

Congratulations to the cast and crew of this summers teen show Urinetown! 

Congratulations to the cast and crew of this summers teen show Urinetown!

 

Posted by Evelynn Decker Thursday, August 8, 2013 10:22:00 PM Categories: Actorsingers Teen

Urinetown Auditions Announced 

Ages 13 - 19

Friday, April 19, 7:00 to 10:00 (doors open at 6:00)

Saturday, April 20, 2:00 to 5:00 (doors open at 1:00)

Callbacks 7:00 to 10:00 Saturday, April 20 

Actorsingers Hall, 219 Lake Street, Nashua, NH

Those interested in auditioning should prepare a 16-32 bar cut of a musical theater selection that best shows tone and range. Please do not prepare songs from the show or sing acapella. Sheet music must be provided for the piano accompanist. A dance work shop will take place starting one hour prior to the start of each audition day, and a dance coach will assist those waiting to audition for the full audition time. The dance work shop is intended to teach a short dance from the show and the dance coach will be available to re-teach and review the dance. Be prepared to perform cold readings from the script should the director ask you to do so. 

Direction Team 

Director - Joseph Juknievich

Musical Director - Eric Berthiaume

Choreographer - Brittney-Lynne Stanley

 

Show Dates

July 12,13,14

Janice Streeter Theater 14 Court Street Nashua NH

http://www.actorsingers.org/urinetown-2013.aspx

 

 

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