Friday, November 27, 2009

Girls Auditions for "Annie" to be held Dec 5th at Bloomingdale's Lenox Square

Theater of the Stars will hold ANNIE auditions for an all girl youth ensemble Saturday, December 5th at Bloomingdale’s Lenox Square in Bkids on Level 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Come to the Boomingdale’s mall entrance for Level 3. Registration is from 10-11 a.m. and children must be at registration in order to audition. Lenox Square Mall is conveniently located at 3393 Peachtree Road in Atlanta. There is plenty of free parking!

Interested girls between the ages of 7 and 13 years old, who sing and dance, and are 4’ 8” or shorter, should bring two head shots (8x10 head shots are preferred) and resumes, with all contact information attached. Head shots will not be returned. You must have these materials with you in order to audition. Children should be prepared to sing songs from the show to audition, including “The Hard Knock Life” and “You’re Never Fully Dressed Without A Smile” and be prepared to dance. Musical accompaniment will be provided. This audition is for youth ensemble roles. The tentative rehearsal dates are January 9-13, 2010 (rehearsal times will work around school schedules). Performance dates for ANNIE are January 13-17, 2010 at the Fabulous Fox Theatre. Please note that if your child is selected for the show, she must participate in all rehearsals and performances.

Conducting these auditions will be Children’s Music Director Bill Newberry. Newberry is the Music Director for Camp Broadway, the vocal coach for American Idol finalist Diana DeGarmo, and has worked with Theater of the Stars on numerous shows including Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, The Wizard of Oz, The Music Man, Oklahoma, several productions of ANNIE and the national professional premiere of Disney’s High School Musical.

To make the registration process faster and easier, we suggest that you fill out your forms in advance. Contact: Marguerite Daniel at Theater of the Stars at or 404-252-8960 for more details.

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Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Open Auditions for "Teachers The Musical" Southside Theatre Guild

Southside Theatre Guild in downtown Fairburn announces open auditions for Teachers The Musical on Monday and Tuesday, December 7 and 8 at 7:00 pm. All auditions will be held at our theatre at 20 W. Campbellton St., behind OZ Pizza. Performance dates are February 18-March 7, 2010.

Need 3 females (1 40-60, 1 20-60, 1 20ish), 4 males (1 40-50, 1 30-40, 1 adult, 1 9-15). Singing is required for all parts. Dancing experience is not necessary. All readings and music will be cold. For more information, visit or call 770-969-0956.

· Belle Tobbins – (female, 40-60) Veteran, burnt out school teacher. This is her last year of teaching before retirement. She is a closet eater, carries a bag of treats with her at all times. She is literally counting the days until the end of school. She is looking for an adventure (in a man) after teaching.

· Doris Gross – (female, 20-50) School Secretary. Very lusty. Extremely organized. Very bossy! Straight shooter. She has her eye on who and what she wants, and knows how to get him.

· Chrissy Collins – (female, 20’s) First year teacher. In the beginning, Chrissy is extremely na├»ve, not only about teaching, but about her love life. She does not have a clue as to what she is getting into. Along the way she wises up and matures.

· Principal Larry Sludge –(male, 40-50) LOVES BIRDS!!!...and to this point he is truly a absent minded bird-brain.(Unlike the script, he will be seen)

· Steven Higgs – (male, 30-40) The Cookie Man. Strikingly handsome, serious eye candy, and he has caught the eye of someone very special.

· The Janitor – (male, no age) Silent but deadly. The janitor is onstage almost the entire show doing the scene changes and other deeds!

· Sammy – (male, 9-15) the spawn of SATAN! No more to be said.
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