August 28 – 31

Thank you for your interest in auditioning for a GREAT show! If you’ve auditioned for us before, welcome back! If this is your first time auditioning at GREAT, we’re thrilled to have you! We are in our 27th season and are excited to add new people, new talent, and new voices to our company as well as welcome returning volunteers to our stages! Whether you’re a seasoned performer or you’ve never been on stage before, we encourage you to audition!

 

BE PART OF THE STORY 

More information about The Wizard of Oz auditions will be posted August 1st, and the initial audition will consist of singing, dancing, and reading for all auditionees. Vocal selections, monologues, and a choreo combination will be posted online, along with more information about how to prepare so you can be your most confident! 

 

KEY DATES

Information Session: August 7th from 7-8pm (via Zoom)

Audition Sign Up: Link will be posted August 1st

Auditions:
Located at our Helgeson Learning Lab
710 Sundial Drive, Waite Park
Wednesday, August 28th (6-9pm) and Saturday, August 31st (10am-3pm)

Callbacks: Saturday, September 7th (10am-3pm)

Cast Meeting: Wednesday, September 25th (6pm – 9pm)

Rehearsals: Every Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday (6-9pm) and some Saturdays (10am-3pm) starting on September 30th. Please note that not everyone is called for every rehearsal.

Tech/Dress Rehearsals: November 18th-21st (5-10pm)

Performances: 

  • Friday, November 22nd from 6:00p-10:00p (7:30p Performance)
  • Saturday, November 23rd from 12:30p-4:30p (2:00p Performance)
  • Saturday, November 23rd from 6:00p-10:00p (7:30p Performance)
  • Sunday, November 24th from 12:30p-4:30p (2:00p Performance)
  • Tuesday November 26th from 8:00a-11:30a (9:30a Student Matinee)
  • Tuesday November 26th from 11:00a-2:00p (12:00p Student Matinee)
  • Friday, November 29th from 6:00p-10:00p (7:30p ASL Performance)
  • Saturday, November 30th from 12:30p-4:30p (2:00p Performance)
  • Saturday, November 30th from 6:00p-10:00p (7:30p Performance)
  • Sunday, December 1st from 12:30p-4:30p (2:00p Performance)
  • Tuesday, December 3rd from 8:00a-11:30a (9:30a Student Matinee)
  • Tuesday, December 3rd from 11:00a-2:00p (12:00p Student Matinee)
  • Friday, December 6th from 6:00p-10:00p (7:30p Performance)
  • Saturday, December 7th from 12:30p-4:30p (2:00p Performance)
  • Saturday, December 7th from 6:00p-10:00p (Hold) (7:30p Performance)
  • Sunday, December 8th from 12:30p-4:30p (2:00p Performance)

WHAT TO PREPARE

Character breakdown, what to prepare for auditions, and the link to sign up will be posted two weeks before auditions. 

Calendar for Audition for Wizard of Oz

  • 6:00pm CDT
  • 10:00am CDT