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BHS Performing arts summer musical

august 2-5, 2018

Audition information

All BHS students (current and incoming freshmen), BHS alumni, and local high school students ages 14-18 are eligible to audition for The Wedding Singer. This production is NOT only for Bow High School students - other local students are invited and encouraged to participate!

Initial Auditions:

Tuesday, May 29th 6:00-9:00pm or Wednesday, May 30th 6:00-9:00pm.

Everyone will participate in a dance call from 6:00-7:00pm. Please wear clothes that you can move in.

Singing auditions will be held by appointment following the dance call. Please prepare and memorize a short musical selection - approximately 32-bars - in the style of the show. An accompanist will be provided, so please bring sheet music to your audition. You may also bring a resume and/or headshot or a list of theatrical/musical/dance experience.

Auditions will be held by appointment. To schedule an audition time, please e-mail Sarah Evans at sarevans@bownet.org.

Callbacks:

Thursday, May 31st 5:00-9:00pm

Further musical and acting auditions will be completed at callbacks. Not everyone will be invited to callbacks - however, this does not mean that you will not be cast in the show! The callback list will be posted on the website by midnight on Wednesday, May 30th. Callbacks will include readings and singing from the score.

Rehearsals: 

The Wedding Singer will rehearse primarily Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings 6:00-9:00pm. We will take end-of-year and graduation events into account when creating the schedule. The Wedding Singer will begin rehearsals on Sunday, June 3rd 7:00-9:00pm. Not everyone will be called to every rehearsal. Please plan to make a note of any and all rehearsal conflicts at the time of auditions.

Tech Week and Show Dates:

Shows will be held on Thursday, August 2nd at 7pm; Friday, August 3rd at 7pm; Saturday, August 4th at 2pm & 7pm; and Sunday, August 5th at 2pm. Tech week rehearsals will be held Sunday, July 29th 2pm-10pm; Monday, July 30th 5:30-10pm; Tuesday, July 31st 5:30-10pm; and Wednesday, August 1st 5:30-10pm. All performances and tech rehearsals are mandatory.

Production Fee:

There will be a $50 production fee for everyone cast in the show.

Character Breakdown

Audition Information

How to Prepare for an Audition

Please contact director sarah evans at sarevans@bownet.org with any questions!