Auditions

Slow Burn Theatre 2021-2022 YOUTH Season Auditions

 

LIVE YOUTH AUDITIONS WILL BE HELD IN TWO LOCATIONS

 

November 13 & 14, 2021 – North Broward Preparatory School

7600 Lyons Rd. Coconut Creek, FL. 33073

 

November 13, 2021 - 11am - 3pm

Audition workshop (All must attend this workshop to audition on November 14)

11am - 1pm Dance Workshop (Learn Choreography)

1pm - 2pm Dance audition 

2pm - 3pm Song Taught                                                        

 

November 14, 2021 - 11am - 5pm

Scheduled Individual Auditions

To reserve your spot please email pfitzwater@slowburntheatre.org

Please sing up to 32 bars of your choice, plus the song taught the day before.                                                                                                                  

November 20 & 21, 2021 Broward Center for the Performing Arts

201 SW 5th Ave. Fort Lauderdale, FL. 33312

 

November 20, 2021 - 10am - 2pm

Audition workshop (All must attend this workshop to audition on November 21)

10am - 12pm Dance Workshop (Learn Choreography)

12pm - 1pm Dance audition 

1pm - 2pm Song Taught                                                        

 

November 21, 2021 - 11am - 5pm

Scheduled Individual Auditions

To reserve your spot please email pfitzwater@slowburntheatre.org

Please sing up to 32 bars of your choice, plus the song taught the day before.      

 

VIDEO SUBMISSIONS

 

If you are unable to attend in person, a video may be submitted. Videos should be posted on YouTube as unlisted, not private. 32 bars of song of choice, any dance reels that you may have

Send YouTube links along with a digital headshot and resume to: pfitzwater@slowburntheatre.org

 

** DEADLINE FOR VIDEO SUBMISSIONS IS NOVEMBER 12, 2021 **

 

AVAILABLE ROLES:

 

Kinky Boots­ - Rehearsals begin November 30; Show runs December 17 - January 2, 2021

                                                           

Young Charlie: (Male Identifying, Age range: 7 - 10)                                                

Charlie is a seven-year-old boy. Lost, quiet, reflective.

Vocal range top: D4

Vocal range bottom: G3

Ethnicity: White/European Descent                                                  

 

Young Lola/ Simon: (Male Identifying, Age range: 8 - 11)                                                    

Lola as a ten-year-old boy who knows he's already destined to wear high heels.

Vocal range top: D4

Vocal range bottom: G2                                                        

Ethnicity: Black/African Descent                                                       

 

*Rehearsals will conflict with school at times                                                          

Must have first dose of vaccine by November 30, 2021 and have second dose scheduled

 

 

Once On This Island - Rehearsals begin January 18. Shows run February 4 - 20, 2022                    

 

Little Ti Moune: (Female Identifying, Age range: 7 – 11)                                                      

The younger version of Ti Moune; also plays the child for whom the story is told; energetic, confident, funny, and sweet; strong singer

Range: E Flat (above C) to D Flat (2 above C)                                                

Ethnicity: Black/African Descent, Multi-racial

 

*Rehearsal will conflict with school at times                                                            

Must be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022

 

 

Matilda - Rehearsals begin March 8. Shows run March 25 - April 10, 2022                                     

 

*Rehearsals and some performances will conflict with school                                                        

At this time, we are not putting a height requirement on the audition, we will make height decisions at time of casting for a uniform look, but 8 - 12 years old are to audition at this time.

 

Matilda Wormwood: (Female Identifying, Age range: 6 - 10)

An imaginative girl who is clever and wise far beyond her years. She has a thirst for learning that can’t be quenched.

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: A3                                                        

Auditionees should be 8 - 12 years old                                                         

 

Michael Wormwood: (Male-Identifying, Age range: 10 - 17)

Matilda's older brother. He is not very bright and favored by their parents.

 

Bruce: (Male - Identifying, Age range: 8 - 12)

Matilda's classmate. He is subject to extreme punishment by Miss Trunchbull

Vocal range top: E5

Vocal range bottom: C4                                                         

 

Lavender: (Female Identifying, Age range: 8 - 12) Matilda’s classmate and friend.

 

Amanda: (Female Identifying, Age range: 8 - 12) Matilda's classmate and friend

 

Eric: (Male Identifying, Age range: 8 - 12) Matilda's Classmate and friend

 

Alice: (Female Identifying, Age range: 8 - 12) Matilda's Classmate and friend

 

Hortensia: (Female Identifying, Age range: 8 - 12) Matilda's Classmate and friend

 

Tommy: (Male Identifying, Age range: 8 - 12) Matilda's Classmate and friend

 

Nigel: (Male-Identifying, Age range: 8 - 12) Matilda's Classmate and friend

 

                                                           

Must have unchanged voices                                                

Must be completely vaccinated by March 8, 2022

PERSONNEL:

Viewing Auditions:

Patrick Fitzwater (Artistic Director)

Matthew Korinko (Executive Director)

 

Employment Opportunities

Slow Burn Theatre Company is always accepting applications to keep on file for all technical and design positions. Current openings will be listed below as the revised 2021/2022 season is finalized. Those positions could include:

  • Lighting Designers

  • Scenic Designers

  • Sound Designers

  • Sound Engineers, please note if you are proficient on a Midas Pro 3 IP Digital Console

  • Costume Designers and Coordinators

  • Stage Managers

  • Assistant Stage Managers

  • Production Interns and Assistants

Interested applicants should submit a resume and brief letter of interest detailing which positions they are interested in and available for. Each show will not necessarily require or have available all listed positions. All inquiries should be emailed to slowburntheatreco@gmail.com

Each production has 2 weeks of rehearsal and 5 days of tech prior to opening night.