SINGERS WANTED for full-time touring acappella group: HOJA
RANGE: All voice types may apply.
PERFORMING DAYS: 12-15 scheduled days/month.
AUDITION DATES: Based on availability between March-April.
CONTRACT DATES: Flexible start date between May-Aug. Contract will be for 12 months.
REHEARSAL DATES: Based on availability, preferably starting April/May but flexible depending on contract start date.
All operating expenses and touring expenses paid by employer.
Must have their own accommodations in Calgary and area.
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: Tuesday, March 1, 2016
A successful candidate will possess good intonation, musicality, stage presence, enjoy performing to large audiences, and easily gets along with others in a small group dynamic. Any previous acappella experience including part-singing, arranging, and/or beatboxing is a valuable asset. Please mention any notable previous experiences in your cover letter.
HOJA is a modern acappella group that tours primarily throughout AB and periodically to BC, SK, & MB. The group performs for various corporate settings, community events and for hundreds of schools each year. They not only entertain students and adults alike, but deliver a positive message in their school shows and act as excellent role models for youth. Approximately half of the repertoire consists of pop songs from recent years performed in a modern style, with the other half consisting of recognizable songs from many genres and eras. The show is high energy and contains a lot of humorous banter & audience interaction. For more info and video samples, please visit www.canadianschoolpresenters.com/hoja and www.select-entertainment.com.
Please send your headshot, cover letter and resume with the subject ‘HOJA AUDITION INQUIRY’ to firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to book an audition. Only qualified applicants will be contacted with an audition time and will be given audition materials.
HOJA is committed to inclusive casting. We welcome and encourage submissions from artists of all ethnic and cultural backgrounds. HOJA does not employ members of the Canadian Actor’s Equity Association.