Aug. 14, 2014 by David Phillips
Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of the Theater and Music departments’ production of In The Heights since it rocked the Broadway world in 2008. In The Heights started right here on campus, in a Second Stage production at the Patricelli ‘92 Theater!
Conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda ’02 and book by playwriting faculty Quiara Alegría Hudes, this award-winning musical about life in New York City’s Washington Heights asks for a diverse cast and various performing expertise.
***Please note: students performing in this faculty production will receive a full course credit***
We are looking for actors, singers, dancers, rappers, musicians, and more. Want to work backstage? Please contact Stage Manager Miranda Haymon at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible!
Sign up for an audition on the call board in the Theater Department foyer:
Vocal Auditions – Thursday 9/4, Friday 9/5 – 5 to 10pm, Saturday 9/6 – 12 to 5pm
Dance auditions – Sunday 9/7 – 1:30 to 4:30pm
Call backs (as necessary) – Thursday 9/11 and Friday 9/12 – 5 to 10pm
Piano accompanist available on Wednesday 9/3 from 5:30-7:30pm to practice one song, one time through per student auditoner. Email Aileen Lambert at email@example.com for location and to reserve a spot.
Vocal Auditions to be held in the CFA Theater and/or Theater Studio (TST 001). Dance Auditions to be held in Fayerweather 106/108.
For audition instructions, character list, sides/vocal parts: www.wesleyan.edu/theater, click on side bar link.
Questions? Email Stage Manager Miranda Haymon (‘16) – firstname.lastname@example.org
Pit Orchestra Auditions are being held for the following positions (Please note: Interested individuals must IMMEDIATELY contact Nadya Potemkina (email@example.com) to schedule an audition):
Reed (requires proficiency in all of the following: flute/piccolo, clarinet, SATB saxophone), Trumpet (B-flat, flugel, piccolo), Trombone, Keyboard/rehearsal accompanist (paid student-worker position, requires solid sight-reading skills; prior accompanying experience is a plus), Guitar, Bass, Drums/percussion.