(217) 222-3209

Upcoming Auditions

ELF THE MUSICAL

October 1 & 2
Main Stage Production
ADULTS 18+ & select children’s roles

Upcoming Auditions

ELF

October 1, 2 & 3
Main Stage Musical
MEN & WOMEN AGES 18+
and selected children’s roles

ELF

October 1 & 2
Main Stage Musical
MEN & WOMEN AGES 18+
and selected children’s roles for grades 3-7

AUDITIONS for ELF THE MUSICAL

AUDITIONS:  October 1 & 2, by appointment; October 3: Dance Audition for Adults
LOOKING FOR: Adults and some children. No previous theatre experience is required to participate. All are welcome.

Online Sign Up Access Code: Elf18

 IMPORTANT DATES

First Company Meeting: Tuesday, October 9

Rehearsals: Rehearsals will be held in the evenings, Monday-Friday. Performers may not be called for every rehearsal or for the full length of a rehearsal. Some Saturday rehearsals may be required. A more detailed rehearsal schedule will be determined based on actors’ availability. COMMITMENT DATES: October 9 – December 9. No performer may miss his/her scheduled rehearsal after November 16.

Tech Weekend: December 1 & 2
Dress Rehearsals: December 3 & 4

Sponsor Performances: December 5 & 12
Performances: December 6-9, 13-16

Materials To Prepare

  • READ: Please come prepared to read selections from the script. We suggest that auditionees read the entire script before auditioning.
    View an online copy of the script: CLICK HERE
    NOTE: Password information is required. Call the QCT Box Office at (217) 222-3209 and press 3 for more information.
  • REVIEW: Please review the following AUDITION TIPS.
  • CALL: To schedule an audition appointment, please register online (see above) or call the QCT Box Office at 217-222-3209.
  • PREPARE: Sing a short section of a song that shows off your strengths. Be familiar with the story and characters. You will be asked to read sections of several different scenes.
  • BRING: If singing a song not from Elf the Musical, bring sheet music. Come with a full list of any conflicts you may have during the rehearsal and performance periods.
  • COMPLETE: You may print and complete this AUDITION FORM. Audition forms will also be available at the theatre.
  • ARRIVE: Plan to arrive at least 10 minutes before your appointment to fill out an audition form if you have not already done so.
  • ENTER: Please enter through the STAGE DOOR on the south side of the Oakley-Lindsay Center. Auditions are in the Lab Theatre.
  • REMEMBER: Make strong choices and take risks!

SYNOPSIS

Make your Christmas sparklejollytwinklejingley! Buddy is an elf—or, actually, a human raised by elves. When he discovers his real home is in New York City, Buddy goes on a grand adventure to find his dad and save Christmas. Based on the modern Christmas classic, ELF: THE MUSICAL is the best way to spread Christmas Cheer!

 

PRODUCTION STAFF

Director | BRANDON THOMSEN
Stage Manager | DONNA HAIRE
Costume Designer | TANIA BALLVE
Scenic Designer | LORNE KELLEY
Music Director | STACY TAYLOR
Choreographer | ALISON SHAFER

AVAILABLE ROLES

Click here for a complete list of characters:

Elf_character_breakdown

 An ensemble of three boys and three girls (grades 3-7) will be cast for the scenes in Macy’s, Rockefeller Plaza, and Central Park.

Online Sign Up Access Code: Elf18

Audition appointments are also available by calling 217-222-3209.

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