Alberta Opera is seeking trained and/or experienced non-Equity musical theatre performers for their upcoming tour of Hansel and Gretel.
Where: Citadel Theatre, Third Floor, Classroom TBD, 9828 101A Avenue
When: Tuesday, June 14, 2016, 10am – 6pm
Deadline to submit is June 10, 2016.
What: We request that those selected to audition prepare one full musical theatre ballad under four minutes, as well as a comedic monologue. An accompanist will be provided.
How: To book an audition time, please submit your headshot and resume to the Artistic Director, Farren Timoteo, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please ensure your contact information is included in your submission. Please note, audition times are limited and not everyone may be seen. You will only be contacted if selected for an audition time.
Additional Information: In 2016/2017, Alberta Opera Touring Association is celebrating its 33rd season of touring original musical theatre adaptations to elementary schools around the province. Performing for more than 70,000 students each season, Alberta Opera’s work is widely celebrated and has become an essential cultural experience in schools province-wide. Hansel and Gretel was writen by Farren Timoteo and Jeff Unger and first produced in 2009. It was nominated for four Elizabeth Sterling Haynes-Awards and remains a favourite with educators and students. This will be the first revival of Hansel and Gretel since its debut tour. The production will open in October 2016 and tour until June 2017. For more information, please visit www.albertaopera.com.