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Auditions: 23rd Annual Production of The Wizard of Oz
September 13, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until September 19, 2017
One event on September 16, 2017 at 12:00 pm
One event on September 17, 2017 at 2:00 pm
One event on September 18, 2017 at 6:00 pm
Dates & Times:
13 & Older
Wednesday, September 13 @ 7PM-9PM
Thursday, September 14 @ 7PM-9PM
*Callbacks: Monday, September 18 @ 7PM-9PM
Saturday, September 16 @ 12PM-2PM
Sunday, September 17 @ 2PM-4PM
*Callbacks: Monday, September 18 @ 6PM-8PM
Cultural Arts Center
200 N. Davie St., Greensboro, NC 27401
4th Floor Studio
Information: Please arrive to auditions at either of the dates mentioned as close to the time of the audition as possible. Please come with a prepared song—sheet music or karaoke CD (music only; no one singing on the CD). Even if you are auditioning for a non-singing role, we would like for you to sing something; even “Happy Birthday”. An accompanist will be provided and we will have a CD player on hand if needed. No monologues necessary. Those being considered for singing roles and non-singing roles will be asked to read from the script which will be given and assigned to you at the audition or callbacks.
CTG believes in non-traditional casting and encourages everyone to come out. Please bring your calendar so you can list any and all conflicts during the rehearsal period.
Principal Singing Roles Available:
Dorothy, Scarecrow, Tinman, Lion, Glinda, Guards at Emerald City
Principal Non-singing Roles Available:
Wicked Witch, The Wizard of Oz, Aunt Em, Uncle Henry, Toto
Ensemble Roles Available:
Men – Winkies, Trees, Ozians, Jitterbugs
Women – Women’s Chorus, Ozians, Jitterbugs, Trees
Commander of the Winkies, Lead flying Monkeys ( Nikko, Pikko, etc.) will be cast from general auditions.
Unlike many musicals, the ensemble of CTG’s Wizard multiple numerous parts in the show and are very busy throughout the production.
“Come out, come out wherever you are” and be part of CTG’s 23rd annual production of The Wizard of Oz!!
Additional Info: By L. Frank Baum. Music by Herbert Stothart. Score by Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg, Book Adaptation by John Kane from the Motion Picture Screenplay.
No show in the Triad can ever replicate the sheer joy our audiences feel year after year as they watch 100+ talented kids, teens, and adults (both on- and backstage) present this timeless classic. Welcome the holiday season with Dorothy and her friends as they take you “over the rainbow” for year 23!
Directed by: Mitchel Sommers
November 10, 11, 17, 18 @ 7PM
November 11 & 18 @ 12PM (Lunch with Dorothy)
November 11, 12, 18, 19 @ 2PM
Show Location: Carolina Theatre (310 South Greene St., Greensboro, NC 27401)