Musical Theatre: General
The Bartlett Park District currently supports two musical productions each year (March and October). The theatre is run as a program however; auditions are hosted to cast the roles in each production. Those cast within the production must pay a program fee. Information about upcoming shows will be posted as it is available. The youth show takes place in March and the family show takes place in October. Ticket information will be posted with ticket order forms approximately 45 days prior to the performance.
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Youth Musical Theatre
Youth theatre productions are open to ages 8-18 and audition in December for a March show. Auditions are by appointment. To audition for these shows you must prepare a Broadway style song, something from church, or school. Absolutely no pop music is to be used as an audition song nor is Happy Birthday appropriate. You do not need to bring any piano sheet music, but can bring a karaoke style CD if you wish to be accompanied. It should not contain lead vocals. If you cannot attend the scheduled auditions you may audition by DVD. You should state your name, age, sing your song, and then submit the DVD before the first audition date. You will also need to complete the audition form.
When in Rome Youth Auditions
The Sing Up Genius link below will connect you to the site for audition dates/times selection. Auditions are December 4, 5 or 6. You MUST be a minimum of 8 years old by audition dates to be cast in the show. You must remain no older than 18 through the run of the show. When In Rome will take the BCC Oak Room Stage March 5-8, 2015. After you register for your audition date download the forms below and bring the audition form (filled out) to your audition.
Family Musical Theatre
Family theatre productions are open to ages 8 through adult for an October show. The family shows are generally well-known and include a live band. Auditions are by appointment.
Musical Theatre Employment/Volunteers
Resumes of proven, experienced directors, musical directors and choreographers are accepted throughout the year. If you are interested in a position please send a resume with references to Theatre Producer, c/o Bartlett Park District, 700 S. Bartlett Road, Bartlett, IL 60103.