Youth Theatre of Northern Baltimore County (YTNBC) is pleased to announce OPEN AUDITIONS on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 6-8:00 pm and Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 10:00 am – noon for “SISTER ACT.”
***PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE NOTICE PRIOR TO AUDITIONS***
Auditions are open to students in Grades 1-12.
If you are interested in joining the ensemble, you are welcome to sing a few verses from any song.
If you are auditioning for a specific role, please prepare a monologue in the style of the desired character, anticipate a cold reading from the script, and prepare to sing the following:
*DELORIS – “Sister Act” and “Take Me to Heaven”
*MICHELLE and TINA – “Take Me to Heaven”
*CURTIS, JOEY, PABLO, and TJ – “Lady in the Long Black Dress”
*EDDIE – “I Could be that Guy”
*MOTHER SUPERIOR – “Here within These Walls”
*SISTERS MARY PATRICK, MARY LAZARUS, and MARY THERESA – “It’s Good to be a Nun”
*SISTER MARY ROBERTS – “The Life I’ve Never Lead”
*MONSIGNOR O’ HARA – “Sunday Morning Fever”
You can find the songs on YouTube. Be sure to learn the songs from the Broadway Musical NOT the movie.
Call backs will be held on March 14, 6-8 pm. You may be asked to sing additional songs from the show at call backs, so please be familiar with all songs associated with the roles you are interested in.
If you have questions specific to auditions, please email our Artistic Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bring your calendar so you can list any potential conflicts on your audition form. The call schedule will be based on scenes, so it is essential that we know when characters are available for rehearsals. Absences listed on the audition form are considered excused.
Rehearsals are normally Tuesdays and Thursdays 6-8:00 pm and Sundays 1-5:00 pm and will be called by scene or song. There also will be Saturday 9:00 am-noon rehearsals on May 11 and June 1.
IMPORTANT: Tech week rehearsals, dress rehearsals, and performances are considered MANDATORY.
Tech week is Sunday, June 9, 1-5:00pm and Monday-Thursday, June 10-13, 6-9:00 pm.
Dress rehearsals are Saturday, June 15, 9:00am-4:00pm and Monday-Tuesday, June 17-18, noon-9:00pm.
Performances are June 20, 21 and 22 at 7:00 pm and June 23 at 1:00 pm.
There will be a MANDATORY company meeting for cast members and a parent/guardian prior to the first read-through on Sunday, March 24 at 1:00 pm. You MUST attend this meeting in order to participate in this show.
We are a volunteer based organization and need the support of our cast families. At least one parent/guardian is expected to participate in the set build on Saturday, June 8 (time slots available) and set strike on Sunday, June 23 immediately following the final performance.
Cost is $175 per actor ($350 max per family). A 50% deposit is due at auditions.
YOUTH THEATRE OF NORTHERN BALTIMORE COUNTY (YTNBC)
Our Lady of Grace Church
18310 Middletown Road
Parkton, MD 21120
YTNBC is supported through a grant from the Citizens of Baltimore County.
Project grant received from Baltimore County Commission on Arts and Sciences