Annie, the musical
by Tex-Arts

Apr. 30 - May. 02

Auditions for a role in Annie, the musical with Tex-Arts on Apr 30 through May 02.

Audition Notice:  TexARTS Professional Series 

Annie

 

TexARTS, located in Lakeway, TX, welcomes audition submissions from nonunion performers for the upcoming production of Annie. 

**Resumes will be screened prior to granting an audition appointment.

 

 

Music: Charles Strouse

Book: Thomas Meehan

Lyrics: Martin Charnin

 

Audition Location

TexARTS,, 2300 Lohman’s Spur, STE 160

Austin, TX 78734

 

Date(s) and Time(s) of Auditions:

 

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 

Youth auditions by appointment only from 4 – 9 p.m. 

 

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 

Youth Callbacks*

 

Thursday, May 2 

Adult Principals and Ensemble by appointment only from 5 -10 p.m.

 

Friday, May 3 

Callbacks* 

*Invited callbacks will be held at TexARTS Studios in Lakeway 

 

Executive Producer: Jarret Mallon

Director: Joey Banks 

Music Director: Susan Finnigan

 

Other Dates

First Rehearsals:  Youth:  June 17, 2019.  Adults: June 22, 2019

Rehearsals will be held weekday evenings and during the daytime on weekends at TexARTS in Lakeway. The show will perform at the TexARTS Kam and James Morris Theatre, 2300 Lohman’s Spur, STE 160, Austin, TX 78734

Performances: July 12 – Aug. 4, 2018. Twenty performances are scheduled. Shows at 7:30 pm on Wednesdays - Saturdays and 2 pm on Sundays

 

All adult roles are paid. 

Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend. All roles open. Looking for versatile performers who sing and dance.  

 

Adult Roles
Oliver Warbucks, 40+ - Warm-hearted, stiff-collared billionaire: baritone (C-high F) 
Miss Hannigan, 40's, mean old drunken principal of Orphanage: mezzo (A-A flat)
Grace Farrell, 20's, beautiful secretary to Warbucks: soprano (A-high G)
Rooster Hannigan, Miss Hannigan's no-good brother, baritone (B-high G)
Lily, Rooster's floozy girlfriend: soprano (D- high G)
FDR, the President: baritone (C flat - E sharp)
Ensemble, 20’s plus to play various roles 

Youth Roles
Annie 11, orphan: belter, mezzo (A- high F)
Molly, littlest orphan, 6
Pepper, the toughest orphan, 12 
Kate, the next to littlest orphan, 7 
Duffy, the biggest orphan, 13 
Tessie, the cry baby orphan, 10 
July, the quietest, 13

Preparation

YOUTH:  Prepare a vocal selection no longer than 45-seconds in length.
No tape recorders may be used. No "a cappella" singing. An accompanist will be provided. Okay to sing from the show. Please bring accompaniment music.  In addition, please bring a resume and headshot.  Child actors can audition if they turn 7 before June 1, 2019. 

ADULTS:  Please prepare two 16-32 bar cuts of a song that is in the style of the show, (one up tempo and one ballad.) Okay to sing from the show. Please bring accompaniment music as well. In addition, please bring a resume and headshot.  Actors who would like to be considered for adult roles should be 18 years old by June 1, 2019.  

 

Appointments

Email employment@tex-arts.org with subject line: 

“LAST NAME, FIRST NAME, Annie.”   Attach headshot/resume in PDF/Word format.  Please only send one email request. Due to the volume of submissions, confirmation emails may take several business days.  All resumes will be screened prior TexARTS granting an audition appointment.  

Local hires only.  We do not accept video submissions.  No phone calls, please.

 

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TexARTS, the Lake Travis nonprofit for the visual and performing arts
 
2300 Lohman's Spur, Suite 160 Austin, Texas 78734
 
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TexARTS is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to cultivate a thriving arts community by exposing all people to the visual and performing arts. We prepare and promote exceptional young talent to achieve their fullest potential as artists, leaders and global citizens. We are recognized throughout the region for our world-class professional theatre and educational programs.
 
 
 
[image from People's Bank Theatre, Marietta, Ohio]