Auditions for “Hair” The Musical in Kenosha, WI

11/23/2015

Musical Theater auditions in Wisconsin “Hair”

Location: Hair the Musical

Type: Theater

HAIR by G. Ragni, J. Rado, G. MacDermot, Mainstage Series

Production will be holding auditions for the full length musical. Auditions are scheduled to take place in Kenosha Wisconsin during the first week of December. Seeking to cast 8 main roles, 4 male and 4 fgemale plus ensemble. ALL roles are adult only (18+). Auditions will be by appointment only. Please see below for submission instructions to get your audition slot.
“Hair” received Tony Award recognition in 1968 for Best Musical (Nominee) and 2009 for Best Revival of a Musical (Musical).┬áThis exuberant musical about a group of hippies searching for truth, peace and love is as vital and relevant today as it was when it opened in 1967. Phenomenal musical numbers, including Aquarius, Good Morning Starshine, I Believe in Love, and What a Piece of Work Is Man bring meaningful beauty and incredible power to the stage in this classic American musical that always feels new.

Kenosha production of Hair

Kenosha Wisconsin auditions for singers and performers for “Hair” the musical.

Seeking:

4 men, 4 women (18 or older)
Plus ensemble “tribe” of at least one dozen men / women

Audition Dates and Location:

Auditions are by appointment only.
Please email Audition@RhodeCenter.org with
your 1st and 2nd audition dates/times.

Tuesday, December 1, at 7pm or 8pm
Wednesday, December 2, at 7pm or 8pm
Thursday, December 3, at 7pm or 8pm

Callbacks, by invitation only.

Saturday, December 5, at 3pm

Rhode Center for the Arts
514-56th Street
Downtown Kenosha, WI 53140

Callback Songs – By Character/Voice Part

Auditionees who are invited to callbacks should be familiar with one or more of the following songs in alignment with voice part / desired role(s).

Claude, male tenor – “Where Do I Go”
Berger, male tenor – “Donna”

Sheila, female mezzo-soprano – “Easy to Be Hard”

Jeanie, female alto – “Air”
Chrissy, female mezzo-soprano – “Frank Mills”

Dionne, female alto – “Aquarius”

Hud, male baritone – “Black Spade”

Tribe, ensemble – “Aquarius” ; “Hair” ; “Electric Blues (Quartet)”

Performances:
March 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26
Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm
Sundays at 2:00pm

Donna Wolf Steigerwaldt Auditorium
Rhode Center for the Arts
514-56th Street
Downtown Kenosha, WI 53140

Preparation:

16 bars of a song of your choice (preferably not from Hair)
Please provide your sheet music for the accompanist. NO ACCAPELLA.
Brief cold readings from the script

Those invited to callbacks will choose from a list of songs from the show, will read and sing in groups.

Directors:

Oliver J. Johnson, Production Director
Melisa Williams, Stage Director
Bryan Chung, Musical Director

Community-minded. Volunteer-driven.

Payment: Non Paid

City or Location of call: Hair the Musical
Please submit to: audition@rhodecenter.org by 2015-11-22

This casting notice was posted by: Melisa Williams Rhode Center for the Arts Audition Coordinator



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