AUDITION INFORMATION!!

Our Summer 2023 show will be “The Wizard of Oz”.

SUMMARY

Follow the yellow brick road in this delightful stage adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s beloved tale, featuring the iconic musical score from the MGM film. The timeless tale, in which young Dorothy Gale travels from Kansas over the rainbow to the magical Land of Oz, continues to thrill audiences worldwide.

This show includes the songs “Over the Rainbow,” “Munchkinland (Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead),” “If I Only Had a Brain/a Heart/the Nerve,” “We’re Off to See the Wizard (Follow the Yellow Brick Road),” “Jitterbug,”  “The Merry Old Land of Oz,”  “Poppies (Optimistic Voices)” and “If I Were King of the Forest.”

AUDITION SIGN UPS NOW AVAILABLE for The Wizard Of Oz. Open to children ages 7-17.  Children must not live more than 40 miles outside of Bartlesville in order to be in this show.

First Round Music Auditions will take place February 22, 23, and 24.  Callbacks will take place February 24, 25, 26. Students need to be available throughout the entire callback process on the 24th, 25th, and 26th.  Any conflicts must be noted and discussed with the producer.

Auditions will be held at Madison Middle School, 5900 Baylor Dr, Bartlesville.

***** A parent/guardian must remain with the student for the first round vocal audition for an informational meeting*****

What to bring:

1. Please prepare a 1-2 minute song that highlights your vocal range and abilities.  Also bring accompaniment cd or phone with your accompaniment music ready to go.  If you prefer to use sheet music, please sign up for Thursday or Friday when we will have an accompanist availalbe.   You are also welcome to bring your own accompanist to the audition.

2. Pictures and measurements will be taken so please dress comfortably but presentable.

3. Your completed audition information forms.  These forms will be emailed to you after you have signed up, they are also available on our website.  Please print, fill in information and bring with you to auditions.

1st Round: Wednesday February 22 or Thursday February 23.

Limited slots available on Friday February 24 for those who may live out of town or have major conflicts Wednesday and Thursday.  You must contact Rachel Miller to sign up for a Friday Audition. 620-515-3939 or rachel@cmtonstage.com

Callback Rounds

Friday February 24 4-9pm

Saturday February 25 9am-9pm

Sunday February 26 1pm-4pm

Show rehearsals will be June 19- July 19 with 4 performances on July 20-23, 2023.  If cast, you will need to be available for ALL rehearsals and performances.  (Please schedule vacation, doctors appointments, camps etc outside of these dates if selected).  If you already know that you have 4 or more days of conflicts during rehearsals, please do not audition.

Specific audition dates and times with requested ages are listed on the sign up sheet below.  Please make sure you sign up your child in the correct age slot.  Please arrive 15 minutes prior to scheduled audition times to fill out paperwork and check in.  Auditions will start promptly (so please do not arrive late) and may take up to an hour.

Regarding callbacks- Callbacks will be posted on the website and ONE phone call will be made for each callback throughout the weekend.  

A Cast list will be posted by Friday March 3, 2023 

Performances will be at the Bartlesville Community Center July 20-23, 2023. Tickets go on sale in May 2023.