TAT Auditions

Admittance to the Summer Intensives and Junior Showcase are by audition only. Please register for an audition time below or by calling 612.879.5685. To schedule an interview for the Pre-Professional Design/Tech Lab, please call 612.879.5699.

Auditions for the Summer Junior Intensive and Junior Showcase are now filled to capacity.


Senior Intensive: bare
Grades 9-12

Director: John Lynn

With a pulsating rock score, bare explores the intimate relationships between a group of high school seniors at a co-ed Catholic boarding school. Navigating the complex road from adolescence to adulthood, they discover the path to their identity, sexuality and faith, in these contemporary times.

This intensive is specifically designed for students at the high school level who have a demonstrated commitment to their craft as performers and display a positive attitude in their work.  Students work with like-minded peers and industry professionals in the creation of a musical to be performed on our Cargill Stage. Please note this script contains strong language and adult themes.

July 14-August 17
Full Day (10am-5pm for five weeks)
Tuition: $480

Performances
August 15 & 16 @ 7pm
August 16 & 17 @ 3pm

Auditions
Tuesday, March 25th from 4:00-6:30pm
Thursday, March 27th from 4:00-6:30pm

  • Students will audition individually and should dress to move.
  • Students should be prepared to sing 16-32 bars of a contemporary musical theatre song (not from bare), but do not need to prepare a monologue. Students may be asked to read from sides.

Callbacks
Saturday, March 29th from 2:30-6:30pm


Junior Intensive: Dear Edwina Jr
Grades 5-8

The auditions for this program are now filled to capacity.

Director: Ed Williams Jr.

DEAR EDWINA JR. follows the adventures of plucky advice-giver extraordinaire Edwina Spoonapple as she directs the neighborhood kids in a series of buoyant production numbers as part of the latest edition of her weekly "Advice-A-Palooza" extravaganza. Told through a show-within-a-show format, Edwina and her friends share wisdom on everything from trying new foods to making friends.

This intensive is specifically designed for students at the middle school level who have a demonstrated commitment to their craft as performers and display a positive attitude in their work. Students work with like-minded peers and industry professionals in the creation of a musical to be performed on our Cargill Stage.

July 21-August 10
Full Day (9-4pm for three weeks)
Tuition: $450

Performances:
August 8 & 9 at 7pm
August 9 & 10 at 3pm

Auditions
Tuesday, March 25th from 4:30-6:30pm
Thursday, March 27th from 4:30-6:30pm

  • Students will be auditioning in groups and should dress to move.
  • Students do not need to prepare a monologue and some students may be asked to read from sides.
  • Students will be asked to sing a portion of Take Me Out to the Ballgame or Somewhere Over the Rainbow.

Callbacks
Saturday, March 29th from 11:30-2pm


Junior Showcase: Madeline and the Gypsies
Grades 4-6

The auditions for this program are now filled to capacity.

This musical adaptation captures all the magic of Ludwig Bemelmans’ beloved 1959 book.   When Madeline and her friend, Pepito, get lost during a visit to the carnival and end up being carried away by gypsies, their exciting adventures with a traveling circus begin! But poor Miss Clavel won’t rest until she has brought them safely home. This musical bursts with daring circus acts, songs and sweet silliness. Come get carried away by the Gypsies!

This intensive is specifically designed for students who have demonstrated a commitment to their craft as performers and display a positive attitude in their work. Students work with like-minded peers and industry professionals in the creation of this musical to be performed on our Cohen Stage.

June 16-27
Full Day (9-4pm for two weeks)
Tuition: $430

Performance: June 27, Time TBD

Auditions
Tuesday, March 25th from 4:30-6:30pm
Thursday, March 27th from 4:30-6:30pm

  • Students will be auditioning in groups and should dress to move.
  • Students do not need to prepare a monologue and some students may be asked to read from sides.
  • Students will be asked to sing a portion of Take Me Out to the Ballgame or Somewhere Over the Rainbow.

Callbacks
Saturday, March 29th from 10-11:30am

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