SINGIN' IN THE RAIN | AUDITION INFO

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Submit an AUDITION FORM prior to auditions.

Sign up for an audition time slot HERE.

COVID Precautions

Masks are optional. Audience seating will be sold at full capacity. Live stream tickets will be offered for all performance dates/ times.

Audition Date

Auditions will take place in-person via time slots at SALT West Chester (19 Hagerty Blvd, Unit 14, 19382) on July 26 & 27 with callbacks by invitation only at SALT Chester Springs (1645 Art School Rd, 19425) on the evening of August 1.

Performances & Rehearsals

The show will run October 15-31, 2021. Rehearsals will mostly be held Sunday evenings, Tuesday evenings, and Thursday evenings. The first rehearsal will be Sunday, August 8.

Here is the entire production schedule, indicating all required availability. 

Audition Format

Choose two songs in the style of the show (can be from the show) to perform no more than 32 measures each. Bring your sheet music with cuts clearly marked. A live accompanist will be provided. Arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your time slot.

Character Descriptions

We are seeking a diverse group of non-Equity actors/singers/dancers to fill the following roles:

Zelda Zanders

A flapper socialite and actress on her ninth marriage, she is Lina's friend and informant.

Stage Age: 30+

R.f. Simpson

A successful, magnanimous, film producer. He leads the other characters in creating a new movie musical.

Stage Age: 40+

Roscoe Dexter

A famous film director with theatrical mannerisms and tendencies. Frequently frazzled and works with Lina and Don.

Stage Age: 30+

Cosmo Brown

A wacky and playful on-set pianist for silent films. Don's best friend and former dance partner.

Stage Age: 27+ 

Vocal range top: Ab4

Vocal range bottom: C3

Lina Lamont

A slow-witted silent film diva with a big personality and a harshly unpleasant voice. She is Don's regular co-star.

Stage Age: 27+

Vocal range top: Eb5

Vocal range bottom: C4

Don Lockwood

A suave Hollywood actor and dancer. Cosmo's best friend and Lina's regular co-star.

Stage Age: 27+

Vocal range top: Ab4

Vocal range bottom: G2

Rod

An excitable film agent bordering on manic. He works for Simpson.

Stage Age: 27+

Kathy Selden

An earnest, talented actress with whit and charm. She falls in love with Don and performs as Lina's speaking and singing voice.

Stage Age: 25+

Vocal range top: F5

Vocal range bottom: G3

Production Singer

The lead tenor in Monumental Pictures' first movie musical.

Stage Age: 25+

Vocal range top: Ab4

Vocal range bottom: Db3

Miss Dinsmore

Lina's vocal coach. She is the "mother hen" type with caring affection for the younger performers.

Stage Age: 45+

Ensemble

Movie Stars, Film Crew, Actors

Stage Ages: 21+

Compensation

This is a volunteer community theater production and does not offer compensation.