AUDITIONS

 

ABOUT THE THEATER:


Beavercreek Community Theatre is always looking for local talent including actors and musicians for our productions.

Auditioners will be required to come to only one night of auditions, with the possibility of callbacks at a later date in the same week. Please come early to fill out paperwork, and please come prepared with a headshot and resume if you have one and all your conflicts that you have during the run of the show.

All auditions will be held at the Lofino Senior Center at 3868 Dayton-Xenia Road, Beavercreek, OH 45432.

Please visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/BeavercreekCommunityTheatre for our upcoming audition events, including specific audition requirements and casting calls.

Below is a list of our upcoming auditions:

Guys and Dolls

Gooney Bird Greene and Her True Life Adventures

Audition Schedule: 2019-01-13 - 2019-01-14

Branch: Youth Theatre

 

Summer has come to a crashing halt in the little town of Watertower. The kids don't want to be back in school; they are listless and bored. Suddenly, the classroom door bursts open and there, wearing pajamas and cowboy boots, stands red-headed Gooney Bird Greene! "Hi! My name is Gooney Bird Greene—that's like the color with a silent 'e' on the end and I like to be smack in the middle of everything!" The class is never the same again. Gooney Bird speaks with confidence and dresses in outrageous outfits including Capri pants, blue knee socks, high-topped basketball sneakers, and elbow-length black gloves. But most wondrous of all, she casts herself as the hero in the most improbable, outlandish stories: how she arrived from China on a flying carpet, how she got a lovely pair of diamond earrings at the local palace, how she directed a symphony orchestra while driving through the center of town, and how her beloved cat, Catman, was consumed by a cow! Are these stories really true? Of course they are because, as Gooney Bird proudly proclaims, she only tells "absolutely true stories!" In blending funny and memorable characters with colorful details and her distinctive flair for suspense, Gooney Bird awakens the students' dormant imaginations. They come to realize their lives are as unique as Gooney Bird's and that they, too, can cast themselves as the heroes in their own true tales of discovery and adventure.

Guys and Dolls

The Legend of Georgia McBride

Audition Schedule: 2019-03-04 - 2019-03-05

Branch: Edge Of The Creek

 

He’s young, he’s broke, his landlord’s knocking at the door, and he’s just found out his wife is going to have a baby. To make matters even more desperate, Casey is fired from his gig as an Elvis impersonator in a run-down, small-town Florida bar. When the bar owner brings in a B-level drag show to replace his act, Casey finds that he has a whole lot to learn about show business—and himself. This is a Stitch-in-your-side funny…full of sass and good spirits… delightful, gender-bending farce.

Guys and Dolls

Cabaret

Audition Schedule: 2019-04-15 - 2019-04-16

Branch: Edge Of The Creek

 

In a Berlin nightclub, as the 1920’s draw to a close, a garish Master of Ceremonies welcomes the audience and assures them they will forget all their troubles at the CABARET. With the Emcee’s bawdy songs as wry commentary, CABARET explores the dark, heady, and tumultuous life of Berlin’s natives and expatriates as Germany slowly yields to the emerging Third Reich. Cliff, a young American writer newly arrived in Berlin, is immediately taken by English singer Sally Bowles. Meanwhile, Fräulein Schneider, proprietor of Cliff and Sally’s boardinghouse, tentatively begins a romance with Herr Schultz, a mild-mannered fruit seller who happens to be Jewish. Musical numbers include “Willkommen,” “Cabaret,” “Don’t Tell Mama” and “Two Ladies.”