Nova Theatre - The Wizard of Oz

Auditions for Nova's October/November production of The Wizard of Oz will be held Sunday June 16 at 1pm - 5pm & 6.30pm - 10pm.
A sance audition will be held 1pm on Sunday June 23. 2019 Call backs will be held as required on Monday June 24.
Please note if you are audtioning for a speaking part only (Professor Marvel/Oz, Miss Gulch/wicked witch) you will not be required to sing but Nova asks that you prepare a small monologue in the characters style instead.

1. No roles have yet been cast.

2.. All people auditioning should prepare two contrasting songs of a similar genre to the show but not from this show.

The audition panel will likely only hear one song of the auditionee’s choice, but your second selection, if requested, should show a contrasting vocal style.

Please bring sheet music in the correct key for the accompanist (facilities for pre-recorded accompaniments are not available).

3. Please bring a copy of your performance CV and a headshot to attach to your audition form.

4. We will attempt to adhere to booked times as far as possible. Please arrive at least 10 minutes before your audition in order to fill out the audition form.

5. Membership fees are payable at the first rehearsal. The fees cover a costume & script deposit, insurance, the gala supper, dinner between the matinee & evening performance on the final Saturday, refreshments & a DVD of photos of the show.

6. Successful auditionees will be making a commitment to be available for rehearsals (which are held on Sunday afternoon, Monday evening & Thursday evening), the photo night, sitz probe and production week and all performances. NOVA Music Theatre has a policy that cast can not miss more than 3 rehearsals.

MUNCHKINS (Childrens workshop)
The Wizard of Oz requires a large number of Munshkins which children aged 10+ and under 100cm in height (or horizontally challlenged adults).
In order to facilitate the casting of the Munchkins Nova will be holding a workshop on Sunday, June 23. 2-19 from 2.30pm to approximately 5pm.
The workshop will cover acting, singing and movemnt. Nothing needs to be prepared but wear comfortable clothing which allows you to dance.
Please email to sevcure a space in the workshop.



Disney - FROZEN The West End Musical

Open calls for the West nd Production will take place in the following Cities:

GLASGOW: UK Theatre School W Regent St. Glasgow
Sign in 0900 - 14-- Friday May 24. 2019

MANCHESTER: Studio 25. Church St. Manchester M14 1PE
Sign in 0900 - 1400 Monday June 3. 2019

LONDON: Old Diorama Arts Centre 201 Drummond St. London NW13FE
Sign in 0900 - 1400.
Thursday June 6 & Friday June 7. 2019

BIRMINGHAM: DanceXchange 1 Thorp St. Birmingham B54AU
Sign in 0900 - 1400 Monday June 10. 2019

CARDIFF: The Sherman Theatre Senghennydd Rd. Cardiff CF24 4ye
Sign in 0900 - 1400 Thursday June 13. 2019

DUBLIN: Dance Ireland Liberty corner Foley St. Mountjoy Dublin 1
Sign in 0900 - 140-0. Friday June 14. 2019

The Company are seeking the following roles and.or covers:

|20s - Reserved and hesitant, ywt injerently regal. elsa makes a stunning new Queen of Arendelle.
Howefer, she has been trained for over a decade to fear and hide her magical powers. Exceptional singer with a strong belt voice.

Late teens/20s - Optimistic, enthusiastic, and slightly dishevelled Princess Arendelle. Naturally funny and courageously fearless, her greaest flaw - and her greatest strentgh - is her faith in lovre. Strong voice with a soprano.mix

OLAF: 20s - A big-voiced snowman created by elsa's magic. Olaf is pure innocence, completely content to be anywhere, doing anything. Great singer.

KRISTOFF: 20s - A human orphan reaised by trolls in the forest. Kristoff is a delf-reliant ice-cutter whode best friend is a reindeer, for ehom he provides a voice so they can have conversations. Kristoff is naturally warm with a good heart, although he's circumspect about Anna and her mountaintop missiopn. Baritone.

HANS; 20s - The youngest of 13 brothers, Prince Hans of the Southern Isles is a real charmer - as handsome as handsome gets. anna falls for his open wittiness on the spot - he gets her. Tenor.

WESELTON: 50a - Intolerant diplomat, the duke of Weselton seels any opportunity to get ahead. He seizes on Elsa's "Accident" to spread fear and discredit the entire Royal Family of Arendale. Small in stature.

Performers of all culteral bacjgrounds are sought for all roles.

Please bring sheet music for 16 bars of f a contemporary mudical theatre song (an accompanist will be present). Please bring a CV icluding photo. There is no need to submit your detail before your audition. we will take them on the day.

Frequently asked questions

What are the Productiion Dates? - Autumn 2020

What will hapen at Open Call? - You will be given a number, when your number is called you will go into the audition room to sing 16 bars of song you have prepared. It may be a long day so please be prepared to wait around, and bring water and snacks.

What if we are unable to see you on the day> - In the unlikely circumstances that we offer an audition to everyone that attends we will offer you another opportunity to audition.,

I live overseas, can I still audition? - If you are legally able to work in the UK, then yes. So you con't have to travel for the first round please submit a self-tape and your CV to and put the subject 'Overseas submission'.

Ehat will happen after? - If we would like to see you again, we will contact youi by the 29th June 2019.


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