Southern Dance and Performing Arts
May 2nd and 3rd, 2022 - SDPAC Studio C - 109 N Broadway Avenue, Sylacauga, Alabama. The audition pack, including script to prepare beforehand, can be downloaded from https://drive.google.com/file/d/1QWKYbGEbX8JGo-7NcdVL2EITqFTfL90z/view?usp=sharing .
- For your audition, you will need:
- A well-prepared 60-second monologue showing emotional range and solid preparation.
- Regardless of the part sought, all guys, playing Algernon in the scene, will be expected to ACT the included scene FROM MEMORY during the audition. This will require some preparation.
- Likewise, all females, playing Cecily in the scene, will be expected to perform the included scene from memory.
- Auditioners are encouraged, as part of their preparation, to download the full script and understand the plot and characters. It is available in the public domain: https://www.gutenberg.org/files/844/844-h/844-h.htm.
- There may also be scripts provided for cold-readings at the audition. Please be prepared to read dramatically, i.e. “in character”, incorporating appropriate emotion, inflection, and projection.
|| Patrick McDonald