OPEN AUDITIONS


Fight ‘Til the Last Gasp: Cry Havoc!

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

[AGES 12-18]


AT GAMUT THEATRE
• 15 NORTH FOURTH STREET, HARRISBURG •

CALLBACKS SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 17th, 2017 from 3:00 -5:00 p.m.

 

Performance dates are August 11-20 with performances on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.Actors must also be available the first two weeks of August.

 


ALL AUDITIONS MUST BE SCHEDULED IN ADVANCE AT (717) 238-4111

PLEASE PREPARE A SHAKESPEAREAN MONOLOGUE 1-2 MINUTES IN LENGTH.

If you are unsure of what to prepare for your monologue you may use one of the sample monologues below. 


Rebellious subjects, enemies to peace, Profaners of this neighbour-stained steel – If ever you disturb our streets again,Your lives shall pay the forfeit of the peace.”

It’s a good thing that we don’t live in Verona because Fight ‘Til the Last Gasp: Cry Havoc! is taking Shakespeare’s best fights to the Gamut Theatre on the Select Medical Mainstage! Our Stage Door Series brings you another first, a fight show with all student actors. Don’t miss a spectacular evening of dramatic violence!

25th Anniversary Season Auditions

Gamut Theatre Group will be holding general auditions for our 25th season! All roles are available and compensated for the following productions:

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE
by Tennessee Williams
Directed by J. Clark Nicholson
Performance Dates: November 4 - 26, 2017
Rehearsals beginning in September 2017

OUR TOWN
by Thornton Wilder
Directed by Thomas Weaver
Performance Dates: February 10 - 25, 2018
Rehearsals beginning December 2017

General auditions will be held on Thursday, August 3 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, and Friday, August 4 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM. 

(Out of town auditions are Saturday, August 5 at 2:30 PM A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, and Sunday, August 6 at 11:00 AM for OUR TOWN)

Callbacks for A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE will be held Saturday, August 5 from 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM. 

Callbacks for OUR TOWN will be held Sunday, August 6 from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM. 

All auditions are held at Gamut Theatre Group located at 15 N 4th Street in downtown Harrisburg.

Actors are asked to present a memorized monologue one to two minutes in length and bring a headshot and a resume of their work. 

To schedule an audition with our Resident Theatre Manager, please call 717-238-4111. All auditions must be scheduled in advance; we do not accept walk-ins.


Please do not send personal messages concerning acting roles to our staff. Audition questions and scheduling can be directed to our Resident Theatre Manager, Michelle, at 717-238-4111.


General Audition Information

Auditions are held at Gamut Theatre, 15 N. Fourth Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101. All auditions must be scheduled in advance, we do not accept walk-ins. 

Actors are asked to present a memorized monologue one to two minutes in length and bring a headshot and a resume of their work. 

If you are unavailable during our audition times and are still interested in auditioning, we will accept a video link or DVD audition. Please note that DVD auditions will not be returned. 

Actors must be available for all of the performance dates for the production they are auditioning for. Please be sure to review performances dates in advance.

Technicians/Designers can set up an interview and will need a resume of theatre-related work experience as well as a sample of work, if applicable (i.e. a lighting design, sample production book, photos of craftwork, etc.)

Volunteers and novices can help with the productions by calling the theatre.

Gamut Theatre Group is a professional non-equity theatre company. Most technical and acting positions are paid, with some internship and apprenticeship opportunities available. Paid positions receive a one-time sum issued at strike after the close of the show. Size of payment varies greatly depending on size of role or duties.


About Gamut's Core Company

Gamut Theatre Group is structured following the actor/manager model. All core company actors hold administrative jobs during office hours in addition to acting. Core company actors take part in children's shows as part of the Popcorn Hat Players and in Shakespearean productions as part of the Harrisburg Shakespeare Company. They are also educators, and teach many of the Theatre School classes offered at Gamut.