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Shrek Jr 

 

Dates:

May 1st 7:00 pm

May 2nd 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm

 

Where:

Christ Community Church on Bell

(13400 Bell Rd, Lemont, IL 60439)

 

Who:

Anybody between the ages 5-16 are welcome to audition

Resources:

 

What to expect:

  • Arrive at Christ Community & go in the front entrance 

  • Check in & fill out an audition form and conflict schedule

  • You will be put into a group

  • The group will be brought into the audition room and asked to perform a movement task

  • Then, you will individually sing a prepared upbeat song and read one or two excerpts from the show

  • You do not have to read for the character you are auditioning for, and it doesn't have to be memorized

  • It is preferred you sing a musical theatre song, you may sing from the show

  • After you sing/speak you will be dismissed, auditions should take no more than half an hour

 

More Pointers:

  • Everybody is cast in the show, auditions are just to see what your role will be

  • You do not have to be at both days of auditions, and can show up anytime between 1:00 & 4:00

  • It is absolutely free to join the production, we just ask you to provide your own costume upon our guidelines

  • Parents are asked to contribute by volunteering to monitor a rehearsal or help with sets, costumes, or props

  • We will call you the day following auditions, asking if you accept your role

  • A full cast list will be emailed after all of the calls have been made as well as more details about being in the production

  • The first rehearsal will be Sunday, January 12th from 2:00-4:00, beginning with a parent meeting

  • There will be an invited dress rehearsal on Thursday, April 30th 

  • The shows are May 1st and 2nd at 7:00pm

Please note:

  • Due to the complexity of this show, children under 5 will not be able to participate

  • We anticipate substantially more participants than years prior. Although everybody makes the show, we will accept a maximum of 90 participants

  • If more than 90 show up to auditions, we will make cuts based off of age

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