Auditions For The Outsiders
Frequently Asked Questions
SPECTACULAR TWELFTH NIGHT EXTRAVAGANZA
Adapted and directed by JULES TAYLOR
Thank you for you time and talent and interest in auditioning for ALT! We're excited to see you! Please read information carefully and completely.
NOTE: ALL OF THE ACTORS IN THIS PRODUCTION ARE EXPECTED AND REQUIRED TO ATTEND ALL REHEARSALS FOR WHICH THEY ARE CALLED AND ALL PERFORMANCES!
What is SPECTACULAR TWELFTH NIGHT EXTRAVAGANZA about? A Shakespearean adaptation with a modern twist, one of the Bard's most beloved comedies about mistaken identity and the challenges of relationships.
Who may audition? Actors ages 10-18 are invited to audition. No previous experience needed! Arts Live Theatre casts roles open to all genders.
When are the auditions? Saturday, January 28. 10AM-1PM & Sunday, January 29, 2PM-5PM. at Arts Live Theatre, 818 North Sang Avenue, Fayetteville, AR 72701. No appointment needed. Actors may attend audition anytime during the audition period and will be seen on a first come basis.
What does the audition consist of?
The audition will consist of readings from the script. Auditions will be in person at Arts Live Theatre. Audition materials will be available at the audition and may also be downloaded above.
When and where are the performances?
Performances will take place March 2, 3, 4 & 5, 2023 at Arts Live Theatre.
What is the rehearsal schedule?
On your audition form list ALL of your conflicts from January 30 , 2023 through February 26 ,2023. Actors with conflicts February 26-March 5 will be unable to audition. Rehearsals will take place in person at Arts Live Theatre 3-4 weekday evenings and some weekends. Rehearsals will conclude no later than 8.30PM on weeknights. Actors who miss more than two rehearsals which have not been listed on conflicts on the audition form may find their role reduced. Multiple absences other than those listed on requested conflicts may result in actor being replaced.
Is there a participation fee?
To help with costs associated with production, there is a $175 participation fee for actors cast. A limited number of scholarships are available. Visit artslivetheatre.com for information.
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Are auditions open to everyone?
Yes, auditions are open to anyone within the age range given for each production.
Do you have to have previous stage experience to audition?
Absolutely not! It makes no difference if you've been in 15 shows or none, all are welcome!
Are scripts available before the audition?
To give everyone an equal opportunity, we do not offer scripts before the audition. However, information about productions and scripts may be found online, at bookstores and libraries. Audition scenes from the script may also be posted on this website for you to become familiar with the play. See the specific show audition information to the left for available scenes to preview for auditions.
What is the actual audition process?
It's very easy! Audition days are announced a few weeks prior with the dates and times. Actors may audition anytime during the audition period. No appointment needed and actors will be seen on a first come basis.
When does the cast list go up and what happens if I don't get cast?
The cast list will be published a few days following the final audition. Cast list is listed by the actor's name alphabetically.
What is the participation fee?
In order to be able to bring exceptional productions to our audience, Arts Live Theatre charges a $135 per actor participation fee for mini-productions, $175 per actor participation fee for non-musicals and $235 for musicals. . A limited number of scholarships are available.
May I be in two shows at once?
Absolutely! Depending upon the rehearsal and production schedule.