The Muny has announced the dates for its audition schedule for the 2014 season. Complete information on times, locations and descriptions of each audition will be posted on muny.org Dec. 16.
The audition dates are:
Jan. 31: St. Louis local nonequity adult singer auditions.
Feb. 1: Adult open call: singers.
Feb. 2: Singer callbacks.
Feb. 3: St. Louis local equity adult principal auditions.
Feb. 8: Adult open call: dancers.
Feb. 9: Dancer callbacks.
Feb. 22: Teen open call.
Feb. 23: Teen callbacks.
March 1: Children open call.
March 2: Children callbacks.
And for the first time: Dec. 1-15, 2013: Singer video submissions accepted.
Adult singers looking to audition for the 2014 Muny season can now submit a video audition online.
“The Muny treasures the talent and spirit that college students bring to our stage each season,” said Muny Executive Producer Mike Isaacson. “We know that traveling to St. Louis is too costly for some students. In an effort to support these emerging young professionals, we will accept online video submissions from singers.
“Muny Casting Director Megan Larche Dominick has created this new system in hopes that we will make auditioning more accessible to a wider range of talent.”
People should visit muny.org for complete information on the new video audition submission process.
Preregistration for all auditions will begin Jan. 6. For the first time, preregistration includes children and teens.
The Muny will be auditioning for the following shows in its 2014 season:
“The Addams Family,” “Billy Elliot the Musical,” “Grease,” “Hello, Dolly!,” “Seussical the Musical” and “Tarzan®.”
The Muny is presenting the national tour of The Gershwins’ “Porgy and Bess” and will not be auditioning for this production.
People can visit muny.org for complete information and answers to any audition questions.