Audition Announcements

 

Smithtown Center for the Performing Arts will hold auditions for WHITE CHRISTMAS on Monday July 23 from 7 – 10 PM at the theatre located at 2 East Main Street, Smithtown.

GIRLS Ages 9 – 12 will be seen for Susan Waverly from 7 – 7:30 PM.
AGES 18+ will be seen for all other roles 7:30-10 PM.

18 years of age and up are eligible for performance stipend. ALL ROLES ARE OPEN. We are seeking a diverse, multicultural cast.

Performances are:

Saturday, November 10, 2018 – 8PM
Sunday, November 11, 2018 – 3PM
Thursday, November 15, 2018 – 2PM
Friday, November 16, 2018 – 8PM
Saturday, November 17, 2018 – 8PM
Sunday, November 18, 2018 – 3PM
Friday, November 23, 2018 – 8PM
Saturday, November 24, 2018 – 8PM
Sunday, November 25, 2018 – 3PM
Thursday, November 29, 2018 – 8PM
Friday, November 30, 2018 – 8PM
Saturday, December 1, 2018 – 8PM
Sunday, December 2, 2018 – 3PM
Thursday, December 6, 2018 – 2PM
Friday, December 7, 2018 – 8PM
Saturday, December 8, 2018 – 8PM
Sunday, December 9, 2018 – 3PM
Thursday, December 13, 2018 – 8PM
Friday, December 14, 2018 – 8PM
Sunday, December 16, 2018 – 3PM
Thursday, December 20, 2018 – 8PM
Friday, December 21, 2018 – 8PM
Saturday, December 22, 2018 – 8PM
Sunday, December 23, 2018 – 3PM
Wednesday, December 26, 2018 – 8PM
Thursday, December 27, 2018 – 8PM
Friday, December 28, 2018 – 8PM
Saturday, December 29, 2018 – 8PM
Sunday, December 30, 2018 – 3PM

NO PERFORMANCE CONFLICTS.

Rehearsals will begin in September and will be weekday evenings with possible added weekend times as the theatre’s availability allows. Prepare 16 bars from an appropriate musical showing your range. Bring photo and resume. Callbacks will be held Tuesday July 24 at 7 PM. You may be asked to stay and read after your vocal audition on Monday. Dance callbacks will be held on Tuesday July 24 at 7 PM. You will be emailed if you are needed for callbacks. THE ROLE OF MARTHA HAS BEEN CAST.

For further information or if you have questions please email spacwchristmas@gmail.com ONLY. PLEASE DO NOT CALL THE BOX OFFICE – THEY KNOW ONLY WHAT IS POSTED HERE.

Director: Ronald Green III
Musical Director: Melissa Coyle
Choreographer: ME Junge

Character Breakdown:

CHARACTERS

Bob Wallace – late 20’s to mid 30’s, a superb singer with a crooning style who moves well. Baritone
Phil Davis – late 20’s to mid 30’s, strong jazz and tap-dancing needed – a song-and-dance comic performer. Bari/Tenor
Betty Haynes – mid to late 20’s, a female singer of quiet beauty and charm who must move well. Soprano
Judy Haynes – early 20’s, strong jazz and tap-dancing needed – a major song-and-dance performer. Mezzo
General Henry Waverly – late 50’s to mid 60’s, with the exception of one line, a non-singing role.
Susan Waverly – (9 – 12 years old to play 9 years old) she must have an excellent belt voice and be able to move well.

Ensemble of 12 (6 men, 6 women) to play the following roles in addition to dancing:

Ralph Sheldrake – mid to late 30’s
Rita – mid 20’s to early 30’s
Rhoda – mid 20’s to early 30’s
Ezekiel Foster – mid 40’s to late 50’s
Mike – mid 20’s to late 30’s
Tessie
Jimmy
Cigarette Girl
Snoring Man
Mrs. Snoring Man
Train Conductor
Dance Captain
Seamstress
Assistant Seamstress
Ed Sullivan Announcer
Regency Room Announcer – offstage voice
Sheldrake’s Secretary – offstage voice
‘Jimmy’s Back Room’ Clubgoers
Train Passengers
Inn Guests
Chorus Kids
Patrons of the Regency Room