Online registration begins Tuesday, April 11th, at 8:00pm on this webpage and closes when full or on Wednesday, April 19th at 11:59pm whichever comes first. (If the cast is full you may choose to be placed on a waiting list.) Everyone registered will be in the show. Auditions are to determine who will perform specific roles.
- Please review the calendar thoroughly.
LEARN THE AUDITION DANCE
Saturday, April 15th, at 12:30pm at EDMT’s Rehearsal Facility. A video link of the audition dance will be emailed to all registrants for those who are unable to attend in-person or who want to use it to practice.
Saturday, April 29th, starting at 9:00am at EDMT’s Rehearsal Facility. When you arrive you will be measured for costumes and have a photo taken for the program.
- You may bring sheet music for the accompanist or use a digital file (.MP3, .WAV, .AIF, .M4A) for your vocal audition. We will send an email after registration with instructions on how to prepare sheet music and submit your digital music for auditions.
- Auditionees will be seated by number in a row of 10 chairs in the audition room. Parents are invited to watch. When your number is called, you will come forward, introduce yourself and your song, and then sing for up to one minute.
- Next, 20 auditionees will perform the dance audition for the staff in groups of five. Some groups of auditionees will sing first and dance second, and others will dance first and sing second.
- Finally, the Artistic Staff will announce the audition numbers of those who are being called back. Those called back will proceed immediately to the “Callback Table” to pick up any songs/scripts needed in preparation for the callback auditions on Wednesday.
Monday, May 1st, starting at 4:00pm at EDMT’s Rehearsal Facility. Those called back will be asked to read lines from the script and sing the song(s) they were given at the “Callback Table” at auditions. They should also be prepared to dance.
The cast list will be posted on the EDMT website on Wednesday, May 3rd at 8:00pm.
Cast members obtaining lead roles are expected to make themselves available for publicity events such as television appearances and newspaper interviews.
Auditions and Rehearsals will take place at EDMT, 4949 Windplay Drive, in El Dorado Hills, CA.