Local and Non-Equity Auditions

Maine Auditions   |  New York City Auditions   |   Video Auditions

**PLEASE NOTE**Actors who want to be considered for the season must be able to dance.


MAINE AUDITIONS

MSMT is looking for Maine adult actors (Main Stage and Performance Series) and female and male Children ages 6-10 yrs old (Beauty and the Beast/Singin’ in the Rain) for our 2018 season! Everyone who shows up and signs up will be seen for this open call.

Location:  MSMT, 22 Elm Street, Brunswick, ME

– Saturday, March 3: OPEN CALL Please arrive at least a half hour early prior to audition time to sign in.

  • 10 AM – 11 AM:   Children – Sing
  • 11 AM – 3 PM:   Adults – Sing
  • 3 PM – 5 PM:   Dance Call (JAZZ)

– Sunday, March 4: CALLBACKS

  • 10 AM – 1 PM:   Callbacks Singing and Reading
  • 1 PM – 3 PM:   Callbacks Dance Call (JAZZ and TAP)

What to Prepare/Bring:

  • Headshot & Resume: please bring your H/R, stapled back to back.  Include your height.
  • Local Adults: Please prepare 16 bars of 2 songs. Songs from the season are fine, but not required.  Bring sheet music.  Accompanist provided. Some actors may be asked to stay and dance.  You will be learning a jazz combo and at callbacks jazz and tap.  Bring appropriate dance shoes.  Not all locals will be required to dance in shows.
  • Children: Please prepare a 16-bar song. You MUST bring your own sheet music.

NEW YORK CITY AUDITIONS

Location:  Pearl St. Studios, 500 8th Ave, NYC, NY

– Saturday, March 24: Open Call: Please arrive at least a half hour early prior to audition time to sign in.

  • 9 AM:   Females Sing
  • 10:30 AM:    Females Dance
  • 11:45 AM:   Female Performance Intern Candidates Dance
  • 2:30 PM:   Males Sing
  • 4:00 PM:   Males Dance
  • 5:15 PM:   Male Performance Intern Candidates: Dance

What to Prepare/Bring:

  • Headshot & Resume: please bring your headshot and resume, stapled back to back.  Include your height.
  • Singers/Dancers: Please prepare 16 bars of 2 songs. Songs from the season are fine, but not required.  Bring sheet music.  Accompanist provided.  Some may be asked to stay and dance.  You will be learning a jazz and tap combo.  Bring appropriate dance shoes.

VIDEO AUDITIONS

Non-Equity Actors

Please email to Kathi Kacinski, the Company Manager at  jobs@msmt.org

Video Auditions Requirements:

  • Send Headshot and resume which includes height
  • Video must contain you singing 2 songs, 16 bars each – Contrasting
  • Video must contain you dancing 8 counts of 8 of a musical theatre jazz combo and tap

Please note, your video will not be considered as an audition if it is footage of you performing in a show and if the requirements above are not included.


2018 SEASON

BEAUTY and the BEAST:  Book by Linda Woolverton. Music: Alan Menken. Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice.  Dir/Chor: Marc Robin.  Mus Dir: TBA.  1st reh: 6/9.  Runs 6/27 – 7/14.

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER:  Based on the Paramount/RSO Film, and the story, by Nik Cohn Adapted for the stage by Robert Stigwood in collaboration with Bill Oaks. North American version written by Sean Cercone & David Abbinanti.  Featuring Songs by The Bee Gees.  Dir/Chor: TBA.  Mus Dir: TBA.  1st reh: 6/30. Runs 7/18 – 8/4.

SINGIN’ in the RAIN:  Music & Lyrics by Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed.  Screenplay by Betty Comden and Adolph Green.  Based on the classic Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film.  Dir/Chor: Marc Robin.  Mus Dir: TBA. 1st reh: 7/21. Runs 8/8 – 8/25.

Theatre’s mailing address:  Maine State Music Theatre, 22 Elm St, Brunswick, ME 04011.
Questions: Contact Kathi Kacinski, Company Manager at  jobs@msmt.org

All Actors will be considered regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, political persuasion or belief, marital status, familial status, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or status as a whistleblower. MSMT is an equal opportunity employer.