Auditions

All GREAT Theatre productions are cast through open auditions.

2017-2018 Auditions, Rehearsal & Performance Dates

NEW THIS SEASON!  Some of our shows will audition early to allow additional time for actors and families to prepare to begin rehearsals.  Please click on show titles to learn more from the director about the ages needed, characters available, rehearsal schedule and vision for the show.  This season has a great variety of roles for ALL ages.

Audition times, sign up and what to prepare will be posted THREE WEEKS prior to audition dates.  If you have a conflict with the auditions please contact us one week prior to the audition date to submit a video or audition in person at an early time.

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Singin’ In The Rain (Musical)
Early Auditions: May 7 (Call-backs on May 8)
Read through & costume measurements: May 15th 6:00-9:00pm
Rehearsals: July 22-August 28
Rehearsals Onstage: August 29-September 2
Tech: Sept. 4-7
Performances: September 8-24 

Junie B Jones Is Not A Crook (Non-Musical)
Auditions: August 28 & 29 (Call-backs on August 30)
Rehearsals: September 11-October 14
Tech: October 15-19
Performances:  October 20-29
Weekday Matinees: October 24, 25, 26 & 27 

It’s A Wonderful Life (Non-Musical)
Early Auditions: August 28 & 29 (Call-backs on August 31)
Read through & costume measurements: September 6th
Rehearsals: October 9-November 11 (*Oct. 9-14 @ Studios downtown)
Tech: November 12-16 (*early tech Wed. Nov. 15th)
Performances: November 17-December 3
No Weekday Matinees 

The Nine Who Dared: Courage In Little Rock (Non-Musical)
Auditions: November 26 & 27
Rehearsals: December 4-January 6
Tech: January 8-11
Performances: January 12-21
Weekday Matinees: January 16, 17 & 18 

Anne of Green Gables (Musical)
Auditions: December 4 & 5, Callbacks December 6
Rehearsals: Dec. 11-20 (Break for Holiday) and Dec. 30-January 27
Tech: January 28-Feb 1
Performances: February 2-11
Weekday Matinees: February 6, 7 & 8

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (Musical)
Auditions: January 21 & 22 (Call-backs January 24)
Read through & costume measurements: TBA
Rehearsals: February 19-March 31 (March 26-31 onstage)
Tech: April 1-5
Performances: April 6-22
Weekday Matinee: April 11 

Clue: The Musical (Musical)
Auditions: March 4 & 5 (Call-Backs March 7)
Rehearsals: March 26-April 21
Tech: April 22-26
Performances: April 27-May 19
No Weekday Matinees

 


2016-2017 Script In Hand Series

Auditions Saturday, May 13th 10:00am for "The Reluctant Dragon"
Produced in partnership with District 742 Project Challenge we are seeking 20+ adults with disabilities for these roles.

Auditions Sunday, June 4th 6:00pm for "Peter and the Starcatcher"
This production will be seeking teens and adults.

Auditions Sunday, July 9th 6:00pm for "Doodle Pequeno" 
This production will be seeking youth and adult performers for this dramatic production. 

All auditions are held at GREAT World Headquarters, 710 Sundial Drive in Waite Park (next door to Craft’s Direct.)

Please check back 1-2 weeks prior to the audition dates for materials to prepare, an audition form to fill out and rehearsal schedules.  Thank you.