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Audition

Auditions are open to the general public. Casting preference is given to current Sacramento State students.

During COVID-19, hybrid-adapted auditions will be done via video submission. You must register online before the audition!

Theatre Audition: “We are Proud to Present...”

Title: We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as Southwest Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884–1915

Video Submission Deadline: Friday, Decmebr 13, by 11:59 p.m.

Callbacks: Made via Zoom (TBA)

"We are proud…" flyer

Theatre Audition: Spring 2021 Musical

About The Production

Casting: 6-10 singers who move well

Title: Working (2012 Revised Version). Adapted by Nina Faso and Stephen Schwartz

Summary: With universal subject matter, and featuring a multi-ethnic ensemble cast of variable size, Working is one of the most accessible, relevant and substantive musicals ever created. The new, revised 2012 version includes updated lyrics, a streamlined book and two new songs by Lin Manuel Miranda and Music Direction by David Williams. Performed on a Virtual Platform, rights pending ticketing agreement.

Audition Preparation/Requirements

  1. One-minute of a Song from the Musical Theatre Repertoire which demonstrates your vocal range, and acting abilities. AND …
  2. A 30 Second Movement or Dance Phrase of your Creative Desire

Please Note: Both song and dance piece together should not exceed 2 minutes total, including Introduction. Include your name on file upload.

Audition Workshop: January 8, 2021 at 5 p.m. via ZOOM

Participation Schedule

Date Event
Video Submission Deadline January 19, 2021
Callbacks January 22, 2021 at 5 p.m. Callbacks will be held via Zoom Link with the Director Sam Williams.
Rehearsal Schedule Date Range February 1 – April 6, 2021 (TBA)
Tech Rehearsals TBA
Virtual Performances April 7 – 11, 2021
sac state musical performance

Dance Auditions for Spring 2021

Title: Sacramento/Black Art of Dance, Spring 2021 (Round 2)

Video Submission Deadline: Friday, December 11, by 11:59 p.m.

Black Art of the Dance 2019 flyer

Contacting Theatre & Dance

Address audition related questions and concerns to Sam Williams, Drew Lenox, and Michelle Felten.