Audition Announcements

CASTING CALL – SEEKING ACTORS FOR SPECIFIC ROLES FOR A CHORUS LINE

Larry: Tenor. Zach’s assistant who teaches and demonstrates the audition dances. Needs to be an incredible dancer, as he is the standard to which all of the auditioning dancers are held. Should read 25+

Connie Wong: Female. Alto. Experienced dancer. Married. Petite. A bit of a mother hen with a great sense of humor. Born in Chinatown, New York. Should believably play 4’10’’. Of Asian Descent. 

Don Kerr: Male. Baritone. Ladies’ man, married, and into cars, money, and women. Very sure of himself. All American guy. Cocky because he has worked with Zach before. From Kansas City likeable.

Paul San Marco: Male. Baritone. Introverted and slightly insecure but loves performing; only now starting to feel comfortable about being gay and accepted by his parents. From Spanish Harlem, New York. Friends with Diana. Delivers a beautiful, raw and vulnerable monologue about coming out to his parents. Of Hispanic Descent

Male Dance Ensemble: Seeking strong dancers to appear in the iconic opening number. Will have a limited rehearsal schedule. Seeking all types. 

Director/Choreographer: ME Junge
Musical Director: Melissa Coyle
Stage Manager: To Be Determined

IF INTERESTED PLEASE EMAIL m.ejunge@yahoo.com
CALL BACKS WILL BE HELD ON 1/21/18 AT 6PM

Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts is currently accepting letters of interest via email and snail mail for its 2017/2018 season. Submissions can be forwarded to submissions@smithtownpac.org or by snail mail to – 2 East Main Street, Smithtown NY, 11787.

Upon receipt of your submission you will be contacted via email to advise you of our interest and to either invite you to a closed or open audition.

Submissions should be in the form of a letter (accompanied by a resume and head shot – DO NOT SEND VIDEO SUBMISSIONS AT THIS TIME). Include in your submission – show(s) you are interested in, parts you feel you are right for, any rehearsal and/or performance conflicts you might be aware of, and any other pertinent information you feel is important to your submission.

Rehearsals will begin approximately 6 weeks prior to the scheduled opening of each show. All shows will rehearse Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. Some Thursday evenings and some Saturday and Sundays. Tech weeks begin two weeks prior to our Saturday openings. We rehearse every weekday evening leading up to opening and some weekend days.

Performance schedules are available at Smithtownpac.org. (Click on the “Buy Tickets” prompt for each show to see complete schedule).

Most performers receive a stipend, 16 – 18-year-olds receive a fixed stipend for the run. Over 18 receive a per performance stipend. Under 16 years old DO NOT receive a stipend.

Actors’ Equity contracts are available under a Guest Artist Contract basis. We do not participate in EMB programs.

PLEASE NOTE: UNDER 16 YEAR OLDS INTERESTED IN OLIVER! DO NOT NEED TO SUBMIT A LETTER OF INTEREST. AN OPEN AUDITION FOR ALL UNDER 16 PERFORMERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN THE NOT TOO DISTANT FUTURE.

Questions can be forwarded to the above referenced email. PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE BOX OFFICE – THEY HAVE NO ADDITIONAL INFORMATION THAN WHAT IS POSTED HERE.

Smithtown Center for the performing Arts 2017/2018 season:

OLIVER!
November 11, 2017 – January 20, 2018
Director: Jordan Hue
Musical Director: Melissa Coyle
Choreographer: Jessy Waller Gill

SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE – A play with music
February 3 – March 4, 2018
Director: Ken Washington
Musical Director: Melissa Coyle
Choreographer: TBD
Fight Coordinator: Ashley Reyes

PLEASE NOTE: This show is being offered for School Performances at the theatre. Some daytime performance availability could be necessary.

MAMMA MIA!
March 24 – April 29, 2018
Director: Thomas Ranieri
Musical Director: Melissa Coyle
Choreographer: TBD

DREAMGIRLS
May 12 – June 17, 2018
Creative team to be determined

A CHORUS LINE
July 7 – August 19, 2018
Director/Choreographer: M. E. Junge
Musical Director: Melissa Coyle

FUN HOME
September 8 – October 21, 2018
Director: Ken Washington
Musical Director: Melissa Coyle

Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts performs at least one Thursday Matinee during the run of each show. Please take note of that when reviewing the performance schedule. PERFORMANCE CONFLICTS ARE FROWNED UPON – BUT ACCEPTED UNDER SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES.

Again, please send letter of interest, resume and headshot and any questions you may have to submisssions@smithtownpac.org DO NOT CALL THE BOX OFFICE.