Superior Arts Youth Theater
Mission Statement: To empower young people through performance arts, education and the creation of outstanding theatrical and musical art.
Our youth theatre has been based on the following belief: Young people gain confidence and learn responsibility, commitment and teamwork skills that are critical to their success in school and in life.
SAY Theater is located in Marquette, Michigan and serves the central Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Open to youth between the ages of 3-18 years, SAY Theater produces a series of performances each year. These range from full productions at the beautiful Kaufman Auditorium to variety shows and performing as part of other community events.
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AUDITIONS: "RSC's The Wizard of Oz"
Superior Arts Youth Theater host "The Wizard of Oz” AuditionsThe Superior Arts Youth Theater will be holding auditions for their upcoming winter production of "The Wizard of Oz”. All auditions will take place at the Graveraet School, located at 611 N. Front Street, Marquette, MI.
Those auditioning should prepare a 60-90 song cutting (sheet music preferred, we will provide a pianist) and those 13 or older should prepare a 1-3 minute monologue. Please adhere to the time limits. Please come dressed to dance at the dance audition, choreography will be taught.
VOCAL/ACTING INDIVIDUAL AUDITIONS
To sign up for an individual time please log on to: https://saytheater.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?appointmentType=823698
Monday December 14th (sign up for an individual time)
Vocal/Acting Auditions 6-9 p.m.
Tuesday September 15th (sign up for an individual time)
Vocal/Acting Auditions 6-9 p.m.
DANCE AUDITIONS (everyone must attend one of these sessions or make arrangements)
Wednesday December 16th
5--5:45 p.m. Ages 4-8
6-6:45 p.m. 0-3 years of dance experience
Thursday December 17th5-6 p.m. 7+ years or more of dance experience6-7 p.m. 4-6 years of dance experience
5-9 p.m. Friday December 18th
Monday December 21st
4:30 p.m. Acting
6:00 p.m. Vocal
Tuesday December 22nd (only if needed)
Audition callbacks will be held on at Graveraet School on the 3rd floor.
Youth ages 4 to 18 are eligible to audition. Youth actors, singers, gymnasts and dancers are all needed for a variety of parts. Those auditioning mayl be asked to read from scenes, sing a song, and dance. A pianist will be provided. There is no cost to audition but there is a registration fee to participate in the production. There are special family rates and scholarships available.
Those wishing to serve on Tech Crew can sign up by emailing email@example.com or calling (906) 362-6453. This is a highly technical show and we need people for spotlight operation, microphones, sound, set changes, costume quick changes, etc.
Performances will take place at Kaufman Theatre on March 4-6, 2016.
Those who are unable to attend the auditions times must contact the director before auditions to set up an alternate time. For more information, please contact Nikke at (906) 362-6453 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
FREE INFORMATIONAL AUDITION WORKSHOP: The Wizard of Oz
Thursday, December 3, 2015
5-5:45 p.m. Ages 4-8
6-6:45 p.m. Ages 9-13
7-7:45 p.m. Ages 14-18
Graveraet School, 611 N. Front St., Marquette, MI 49855
For those interested in auditioning for the Wizard of Oz, in this workshop we will go through ways to improve your audition and prepare for your upcoming audition. We will be discussing song selection, monologue selection, and tips for the dance auditions as well. From headshots, to audition material, to how to enter a room, to how to select a song cutting, to choosing the perfect monologue - this exciting workshop for ages 4-18 will take the mystery out of the audition process.
Participants will also learn about the new software for entering in conflicts which everyone auditioning will need to do before the call backs in order to be eligible for a callback.
This free workshop is a great opportunity to prepare to audition whether this is your first or 20th audition.
To sign up for this free event please email email@example.com or call (906) 362-6453 to register. There is NO cost.
Please send your child(ren)'s name and age when registering.
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