AUDITIONS



POLKADOTS: THE COOL KIDS MUSICAL



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Audition Location
Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, 2nd Floor
427 Laurel Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Audition: Monday, January 15, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. (General Auditions)

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. (General Auditions)
Rehearsal Dates: January 22 - March 1, 2018
Mondays – Thursdays, 6:00 – 9:30 PM
Rehearsals are at the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge


Performance Dates
Friday, March 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 3 at 2:00 p.m
Saturday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Special School Performance Friday, March 2 at 9:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Please call box office to reserve seats for your group.
5 Performances at the LSU Shaver Theatre

Audition Requirements
Please prepare a 45-second comedic monologue and a 45-second jazz standard song.
There will also be a dance/movement audition.

CASTING ATTRIBUTES
Role(s) for All Ethnicities

CHARACTERS

MRS SQUARE - Female, 18+
Mrs. Square is the teacher at Rockaway Elementary responsible for integrating Polkadots and Squares; she's the disciplinarian- conflicted yet gentle and loving all in the same.

MAMA SQUARE- Female, 18+
Mama Square is a loud mouth, overbearing and stuck in her ways; must be capable of tight quartet harmony; comedic Mezzo Soprano with soul to play mid 30'S -40s.

LILY POLKADOT - Female, 18+
18-30s to play an 8 year-old girl; Lily is the sunlight in the midst of a storm; smart, charming and strong willed; she has the task of being the first of her kind ever integrated into a school of all Squares; must be capable of tight quartet harmony; mezzo soprano belter with a Disney princess finesse.

PENELOPE SQUARE - Female, 18+
18-30s to play an 9 year-old girl. A straight up bully; bratty, loud and entitled; the world revolves around Penelope and we just happen to be living in it; older sister to Sky Square; must be capable of tight quartet harmony; comedic mezzo soprano Belter with soul.

SKY SQUARE - Male, 18+
18-30s to play a 8-year old boy; ideally short; video games illuminate his imagination; he's anxiously shy, friendly, quirky and curious; younger brother to Penelope Square and admirer of Lily Polkadot; must be capable of tight quartet harmony; soulful/rock bari-tenor up to Ab.

THE WIZ JR.



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Audition Location
Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, 2nd Floor
427 Laurel Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Audition: May 5, 2018 at 1:00 pm (General Auditions)
Rehearsal Dates: May 14 - June 21, 2018

Mondays – Thursdays, 6:00 – 9:30 PM

Rehearsals are at the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge

Performance Dates
Friday, June 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, June 23 at 2:00 p.m
Saturday, June 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 24 at 3:00 p.m.

4 Performances at the LSU Shaver Theatre

Audition Requirements
Please prepare a 45-second comedic monologue and a 45-second jazz standard song.
There will also be a dance/movement audition.

CASTING ATTRIBUTES
Role(s) for All Ethnicities Young Performers Under the Age of 18

CHARACTERS

DOROTHY - Young Female
SCARECROW- Young Male
TIN MAN - Young Male
COWARDLY LION - Young Male
THE WIZ  - Young Male
AUNT EM - Young Female
UNCLE HENRY - Young Male
FLYING MONKEYS - Young Males & Females
GLINDA - Young Female
ADDAPERLE - Young Female
EVILENE - Young Female
FEATURED DANCERS - Young Males & Females
ENSEMBLE - Young Males & Females

PLENTY OF TIME



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Audition Location
Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, 2nd Floor
427 Laurel Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Audition: TBA (General Auditions)
Rehearsal Dates: TBA
Mondays – Thursdays, 6:00 – 9:30 PM
Rehearsals are at the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge

Performance Dates
TBA
8 Performances at the LSU Studio Theatre

Audition Requirements
Please prepare a 45-second dramatic monologue.

CASTING ATTRIBUTES
Role(s) for Black Actor(s)

CHARACTERS

COREY - Black man, mid-late 20’s, Working class man. Young hustler, playful, street-savy, and flirtatious.. Somewhere, deeply sensitive. Actor will play ages 20 - 60’s.

CHRISTINA - Black woman, mid-late 20’s, Privileged young woman. Pretty but not ruled by it. By-the-books. A beautiful dreamer. Actor will play ages 20 - 60’s.

BLACK NATIVITY



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Audition Location
Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, 2nd Floor
427 Laurel Street, Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Audition: TBA (General Auditions)
Rehearsal Dates: TBA
Mondays – Thursdays, 6:00 – 9:30 PM
Rehearsals are at the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge

Performance Dates
TBA
5 Performances at the LSU Shaver Theatre

Audition Requirements
Please prepare a one-minute of a song that shows your range and vocal ability (SELECTIONS FROM BLACK NATIVITY WILL BE ACCEPTED). ALL SONGS WILL BE PERFORMED WITHOUT MUSICAL ACCOMPANIMENT.
(Dance / Movement Audition Required)
Bring or wear comfortable dance attire, as all auditions will be required to learn a short dance / movement combination. No monologues required for this production.  


CASTING ATTRIBUTES
Role(s) for Black Actor(s)

CHARACTERS

Seeking male and female dancers with strong ballet, modern, and jazz dance experience.
Seeking male and female vocalist with strong gospel, and r&b style.



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