Auditions

NUNSENSE AUDITIONS
SJTC Main Stage Series | Directed by Bob Doherty

The SJTC is excited to present the hilarious musical comedy about the misadventures of five nuns trying to stage a fundraising show for their Order, the Little Sisters of Hoboken. ‘Nunsense’ will be our May Main Stage production performed at Imperial Theatre.

HOW TO AUDITION:
Auditions for Nunsense will be held in three stages beginning with vocal auditions with Musical Director, Christopher Lane.

For Vocal Auditions please submit a video recording of you singing two of the selected audition songs. The deadline to submit is Friday, Feb 26thPlease email your video to Christopher Lane at baritone1979@gmail.com

Those selected from vocal auditions will then be invited to the acting and dance auditions.

Please review all preparation documents below before submitting your video audition.

REHEARSALS:
In-person and Zoom rehearsals will begin in early March.

PERFORMANCE DATES:
Plans are to run the show at the Imperial Theatre from May 19-22, 2021 with the possibility of adding a performance on Tuesday, May 18 and/or Sunday, May 23.

PREPARATIONS:
Please review all audition material and instructions before submitting your video audition.

GENERAL INFORMATION ABOUT AUDITIONS

THE STORY

CHARACTER DESCRIPTIONS

VOCAL AUDITION INFORMATION

AUDITION MATERIALS

AUDITION MATERIALS: 

Materials for Nunsense Is Habit Forming (this song must be sung for your audition):
Nunsense - Nunsense Is Habit Forming Excerpt
Recorded Demo:
Piano Accompaniment:

Choose one other song from the following:

Holier Than Thou
Nunsense - Holier Than Thou Excerpt
Recorded demo:
Piano accompaniment:

I Could’ve Gone to Nashville
Nunsense - I Could've Gone To Nashville Excerpt
Recorded demo:
Piano accompaniment:

Turn Up The Spotlight
Nunsense - Turn Up the Spotlight Excerpt
Recorded demo:
Piano accompaniment:

 

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