Matthews Playhouse announces Auditions for

"The Wizard of Oz"
(A Musical)

Director - June Bayless
Choreographer - Bo Broadwell
Musical Director - John Smith

Auditions will be held
Tuesday April 28th   6:30pm - 9:00pm
Wednesday, April 29th  6:30pm - 9:00pm
Matthews Playhouse
Matthews Community Center
100 E McDowell Street
Matthews, NC 28105 

Performances -  June 12th - 28th  (evenings and matinees)
with possible Thursday evening shows.

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  • We are looking for adults in leading roles as well as young people ages 8 and up
  • We are Looking for children 55 inches or shorter, ages 8 and up who sing and dance. (Height is important and will be measured at auditions)
  • We are looking for older teens and adults who sing, dance and act.
  • We are looking for adults in speaking roles who do not need to sing or dance.
  • Please come prepared to read from the script
  • Prepare 16 bars of music to sing - please bring sheet music - no CD accompaniment or a cappella singing
  • Time permitting; we will do some simple choreography
  • Generally rehearsals will be Monday - Thursday evenings and Saturday or Sunday afternoons
  • You must be available for all performances
  • TOTO - We will hold auditions for the role of Toto after we have the human auditions.   Toto must be a 4 legged dog small enough to be held in one arm. Toto must be comfortable with children and strangers. Toto must not bark at new experiences and situations. Toto must be available for all performances and the final 2 weeks of rehearsal.

Please print out these forms and bring them to your audition.
Please mark the audition rehearsal schedule with any and all conflicts.
Thanks! see you at auditions!

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