At the Everett Performing Arts Center
2710 Wetmore Avenue Everett, WA 98201
Box Office: (425) 257-8600
Tuesday-Saturday 11:00am - 7:00pm

At the Everett Performing Arts Center
2710 Wetmore Avenue Everett, WA 98201
Box Office: (425) 257-8600 | Admin: (425) 392-1942



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AUDITIONS AND OPPORTUNITIES



Writers and Composers Wanted

Writer Applications Due: September 6, 2019
Writer Interviews: Week of September 8, 2019
Writer Meetings: Start Mid September
Developmental Production: February 7-9, 2020
Tuition: $530 or $480 (Institute)

KIDSTAGE ORIGINALS APPLICATION


  • Application Details

    WRITERS AND COMPOSERS WANTED: Join the writing/composing team of a brand new original musical! We are looking for very committed writers, composers, and lyricists or those that are interested in learning more about these disciplines to join the writing team to create an inspiring new musical.

    Writer Applications Due: Friday, September 6, 2019

    Writer Interviews: Week of September 8, 2019

    Writer Meetings: 1-2x a month starting in Mid-September (never conflicts with other Everett KIDSTAGE productions). Approximately 2-3x weekly starting in January. For a complete schedule and more information, contact Aaron Alonso at aalonso@villagetheatre.org

    Developmental Production: February 7-9, 2020 at the Cope-Gillette Theatre

    General Tuition for writers/composers: $530

    Tuition for Institute Student writers/composers: $480

    Scholarships and work-exchange available for those who qualify. Casting is not determined by ability to pay.

    Information about auditions for actors will be available in November, 2019

Need some tips on how to prepare for auditions?
Then check the Village Theatre KIDSTAGE Institute and Production Audition Tips and Tricks.
OR Download Here.




ACTING AUDITION INFO
  • Auditions and callbacks will be held at the Cope Gillette Theatre
  • To offer and maintain a safe, professional theatrical environment for students and staff, all auditions are closed auditions. Parents, families, and mentors/instructors are not permitted in the audition room to watch or assist students in auditions.
  • Financial assistance and payments plans are available. For more information about finance options, contact Angela Linder (Youth Education Administrator – Everett) at either (425) 740-5035 x105 or alinder@villagetheatre.org
  • For questions about our production programs, please contact Aaron Alonso (KIDSTAGE Production Manager – Everett) at either (425) 740-5035 x109 or aalonso@villagetheatre.org

What to Prepare for Acting Auditions
  • All students auditioning will need to fill out a hard copy version of the Summer Audition Form or the TeenSelect Audition Form prior to auditions. Blank forms will also be available on the day of auditions.
  • All auditioners should bring one copy of their headshot and one copy of either their acting resume or a list of performance experience. Photos can be photocopied and school photos are fine.
  • A one-minute comedic monologue (please keep content appropriate).
  • 60-90 seconds (approximately one verse and one chorus) of a song from musical theatre.
  • Please bring your audition book (i.e. a three-ring binder with your piano sheet music of additional songs). You may be asked to sing an additional song, so prepare accordingly.
  • Make sure your music has the piano accompaniment.

For Less Experienced Auditioners

Less experienced students or students new to auditioning may use a song and/or monologue from materials provided by KIDSTAGE. You can access the songs and monologues below.

To view, download, and/or print the suggested audition songs, please click the song titles below. Songs are organized by vocal part. You will also find YouTube rehearsal track links of each song to use as reference recordings.

Recommended for Sopranos - Contemporary: My Friend, the Dictionary | Rehearsal Track
Recommended for Sopranos - Golden Age: Goodbye, Little Dream, Goodbye | Rehearsal Track

Recommended for Altos - Contemporary: Everything I Know | Rehearsal Track
Recommended for Altos - Golden Age: A Cockeyed Optimist | Rehearsal Track

Recommended for Tenors - Contemporary: What If | Rehearsal Track
Recommended for Tenors - Golden Age: I Believe In You | Rehearsal Track

Recommended for Baritones - Contemporary: Who I'd Be | Rehearsal Track
Recommended for Baritones - Golden Age: I Know | Rehearsal Track

To view, download, and/or print the available monologues, please click on the button below.

AUDITION MONOLOGUES

Everett KIDSTAGE

Main: (425) 740-5035 Registration: (425) 740-5035 x1 Email

Cope Gillette Theatre
2730 Wetmore Avenue
Everett, WA 98201

KIDSTAGE Mission

To provide a personal development program for young people which uses theatre arts:

  • To teach creativity and responsibility
  • To encourage teamwork and personal integrity
  • To foster self-esteem and appreciation for live theatre
Audition Tips & Tricks

Here are some helpful tips that will help your audition process be a success!

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LOCATIONS

Francis J. Gaudette Theatre
303 Front Street North
Issaquah, WA 98027
Box Office: (425) 392-2202

Everett Performing Arts Center
2710 Wetmore Avenue
Everett, WA 98201
Box Office: (425) 257-8600

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