Auditions for Willy Wonka Scheduled

We invite anyone interested in our summer musical production to attend our auditions. No experience necessary. Please come prepared to sing a song of your choice (an accompanist will be available, please bring your own sheet music) and wear clothes to dance in. You will be asked to sing a few lines from a song and do a small portion of choreography.

 

Dates

  • Monday, June 5th
    • Kids (ages 8* - 13) 6pm - 7pm
    • Adults (ages 13 and up) 6:30 pm - 8:30pm
  • Tuesday, June 6th
    • Kids (ages 8* - 13) 6pm - 7pm
    • Adults (ages 13 and up) 6:30pm - 8:30pm

You only need to attend ONE of the two auditions. Callbacks (if needed) from Monday and Tuesday will be from 6pm - 7pm on Wednesday night.

If you are interested in volunteering for the show (not on stage), please come to the auditions! There are many opportunities to be part of the show in addition to the actors on stage.

* Must have completed 2nd grade

The location is the Random Lake High School Auditorium, 605 Random Lake Rd., Random Lake.

There are no other age or experience requirements, and people of all abilities are encouraged to audition. Please come prepared to sing a song of your choice (no more than 16 measures) and learn some dance steps. Dress appropriately for the dance portion (dance or athletic shoes, and comfortable clothing).

For those of you pursuing a speaking role, please prepare the following excerpts.There are notes on a few of the links asking to prepare the allotted section to the end of the piece.

Charlie Bucket (around 1:50 - 2:35): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UNnjZYyCXLI
Willy Wonka: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IqAvjgFARVM
Candy Cane: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jqRIGLxuQ0g
Other Adult Characters: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dbiz9gE_Z2w
Veruca Salt: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=54o4h-RbEcM
Violet Beauregarde (starting around 1:25): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9W3zcukgnxA
Mike Teavee:(Starts around 0:50. Sing the one line that Ms. Teavee would sing in the show): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJZrqJDSzt8 
Augustus Gloop: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ctJoQDhL4f8

Additional Audition Information

For more information call Sheila Jentsch 920-254-3915 or sheilajentsch@gmail.com