Weathervane Chanticleers Troupe Auditions
May 8 & 9, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Ages 9 to 16
This is a brand-new troupe of singers and dancers ages 9 to 16 dedicated to performing Broadway music. They are Weathervane’s newest ambassadors within Northeast Ohio.
How to audition:
Please prepare 32 bars of music in a musical theatre style. Bring your sheet music in the appropriate key, an accompanist will be provided.
You will be taught a short dance combination at auditions.
Plan to stay for approximately 30 minutes.
Important rehearsal dates and performances:
Show Choir Camp, June 8-12 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Rehearsals will take place the first Sunday of each month from 3-5pm
Each participant is asked to pay $200 for the cost of camp & costumes.
Please be aware that Show Choir Camp is mandatory.
Performance dates are still mostly TBA, but here is what we know:
Summit for Kids, August 15th
Porch Rokr, August 29th
Global Fest, TBA
Education Open House, September TBA
Weathervane Gala, October 24th
Tree Festival, November TBA
St. Edwards, December TBA
First Night Akron, December 31st
Reading Festival, February TBA
Children's Hospital, March TBA
Class Performances, May TBA
A Weathervane Playhouse Emerging Artist Series Production
Performance Dates: July 31 to Aug. 15, 2015
Audition Dates: May 15 and 16, 2015
Auditions will take place on May 15 and 16, 2015. Please prepare:
Seeking a large ensemble (male and female) ages 7 to 23.
32 bars of a musical theater. You must bring sheet music in the correct key to your audition. An accompanist will be provided.
Be prepared to dance.
If you do not already have an audition piece prepared, here are two great resources for young singers:
On Amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/Hal-Leonard-Musical-Theatre-Collection/dp/B003A5ZENA/ref=pd_sim_b_4?ie=UTF8&refRID=0889X9YH0YAEVJVMAQY7
On Amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/Kids-Broadway-Songbook-Vocal-Collection/dp/0634030655/ref=pd_sim_misc_1?ie=UTF8&refRID=08BFBTK4GXWMMNR51K3N
Rehearsals begin Sunday, June 7 and will take place five days a week: Sundays through Thursdays from 6 to 9 p.m.
Flight Rehearsals are as follows. Please be aware the all flight rehearsals are mandatory for the characters of Peter Pan, Wendy, John, and Michael with a least one parent. Both parents will be required to attend at least three of these rehearsals. Captain Hook and Pirates do not fly but are also required to attend these rehearsals:
Saturday, July 18 from 1 to 4 p.m.
Sunday, July 19 from 1 to 4 p.m.
Monday, July 20 from 6 to 9 p.m.
Tuesday, July 21 from 6 to 9 p.m.
Wednesday, July 22 from 6 to 9 p.m.
Thursday, July 23 from 6 to 9 p.m.
Saturday, July 25 from 1 to 4 p.m.
“TECH” Rehearsals are as follows. Please be aware that all technical rehearsals are mandatory. Conflicts of any kind cannot be accepted for these rehearsals:
Sunday, July 26 from Noon to 8 p.m. (Double Dress Rehearsal)
Monday, July 27 from 5 to 9 p.m. (Technical Rehearsal No. 2)
Tuesday, July 28 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. (Technical Rehearsal No. 3)
Wednesday, July 29 from 5 to 9 p.m. (Technical Rehearsal No. 4)
Thursday, July 30 from 5 to 9 p.m. (Final Technical Rehearsal)
The production runs from July 31 to August 16.
All performances are mandatory. CLICK HERE
for the show's complete performance information.
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