Auditions

Mark your calendars for auditions for CTA’s 2014-2015 season!

Please complete the CTA -Audition app- Wizard of Oz 2015 and bring it to your audition.

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Audition Expectations for The Wizard of Oz

 

CTA-Audition-Info-Form Oz 2014 for The Wizard of Oz

 

For all audition questions, email ctaauditioninfo@gmail.com

 

Upcoming Auditions

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Ages: 12 – 18

Audition Dates: September 27, 10 AM – 1 PM, September 28, 12 – 3 PM

Performance Dates: January 9 – 18, 2015

 

Cast of Characters for The Wizard of Oz

Dorothy – An independent and energetic girl with an active imagination who craves adventure. Though somewhat stubborn, she has a good heart and is always willing to help a friend in need. Must be an excellent singer and move well.

 

Glinda / Aunt Em – Regal and airy, Glinda floats like a Queen among the Munchkins of Oz. A gentle and kind leader, who uses her magical powers for good. Also plays Aunt Em, a mother figure to Dorothy, as kind as Glinda, but much more stern and practical. Excellent singer.

 

Wicked Witch / Miss Gultch – A serious villain with a biting wit. Clever, ambitious, and ruthless, willing to do whatever it takes to avenge the death of her sister. Also plays Miss Gultch, the unhappy, bitter, and hostile neighbor of the Gales. Excellent comedic timing required, some singing.

 

Scarecrow / Hunk – Friendly, funny, and intelligent person made of straw. Honest and a good leader. Also plays Hunk, a farmhand with similar qualities to Scarecrow, especially being a jokester. Must be very comfortable with large physicality. Good singer and mover.

 

Tinman / Hickory – A hopeless romantic. Caring, kind and gentle, the Tinman also has a sense of humor. Also plays Hickory, a kind and gentle farmhand. Must be very comfortable with large physicality, dance experience preferred, but not required.  Good singer.

 

Lion / Zeke – Has a big heart and an even bigger personality, despite the “fraidy cat” exterior. Excellent comedic timing necessary.  Good singer, good mover. Also plays Zeke, an easy going (and easily frightened) farmhand.

 

Guard/Uncle Henry – A large personality who takes his job very seriously to hilarious effect. Also plays Uncle Henry, a kind but serious farmer whose practicality sometimes overshadows Dorothy’s concerns. Excellent comedic timing needed. Must sing well.

 

Oz / Professor Marvel -Charming and intelligent, Oz commands great power. Also plays Marvel, a slightly crooked salesman type who has a good heart. Non-Singing, non-dancing, good comedic timing.

 

Supporting/Featured Roles

Winkie General / Ensemble -Excellent physical comedian/comedienne

Nikko / Ensemble- Agile mover with excellent body communication.

Munchkin Mayor / Ensemble- Good comedic timing, good singer.

Munchkin Barrister / Ensemble-Good comedic timing, good singer.

Munchkin Coroner / Ensemble- Good singer and harmonizer.

Crows/Ghosts/Ensemble (3)- Excellent singers, harmonizers, will use puppets onstage

Trees/Ensemble (3)- Excellent singers, harmonizers and dancers with sassy personalities.

Lullaby League (3) and Lollipop Guild (3) –Good singers, harmonizers and movers.

Snowflakes, Jitterbugs  (featured dance roles)

Munchkin Soloists

Ozian Soloists

Girls Vocal Ensemble–Must be excellent Harmonizers

Munchkins, Poppies, Flying Monkeys and Winkies

 

 

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Bugsy Malone, Jr.

Ages: 8 – 14

Audition Dates: December 6, 9 AM – 12 PM, December 7, 12 – 3 PM

Performance Dates: April 17 – 26, 2015

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