Sierra College Theatre Arts Department will hold auditions Monday, September 13 and Tuesday, September 14, 2021 for its fall musical of Snoopy! by Charles M. Schulz, Warren Lockhart, Arthur Whitelaw, Michael L. Grace, Larry Grossman, and Hal Hackady.
Directed by Debra Hammond, musical direction by Kim Osteen-Petreshock, and choreography by Amy Wolfley.
STORY: Based on the beloved Peanuts comic strip by Charles Schulz, Snoopy!!! sparkles with wit and warmth as it depicts life as seen through the eyes of Schulz’s unforgettable characters. Musical numbers include “Just One Person,” “Poor Sweet Baby,” “Don’t Be Anything Less (Than Everything You Can Be),” “Edgar Allen Poe” and “Daisy Hill.”
Audition Dates: Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 13 and 14, 2021, starting at 3:30pm. Auditions will be held on a first-come, first-served basis. Parts available for 7, including one non-speaking role.
Location: Auditions will take place in the Dietrich Theatre on the campus of Sierra College, 5100 Sierra College Blvd, Rocklin, CA 95677.
What to Bring: Auditioners should prepare 32 bars of an upbeat song from a Broadway-style musical (NOT from Snoopy). Please bring sheet music in your own key. No recorded accompaniment. An accompanist will be provided. Songs should best portray the actor/singer’s strengths. It is requested that auditioners bring an 8×10 color photo-headshot and resume of acting experience, if available, but not required.
- Charlie Brown
- Sally Brown
- Peppermint Patty
- Woodstock (non-speaking)
Day 2: Please come prepared to move. All levels are welcome. Cold readings, solo and small group assignments may be given out, time allowing.
Callbacks (by invitation only): Wednesday, Sept. 15, and Thursday, Sept. 16 (if needed) at 3:30pm. Auditioners who are called back will be asked to audition by way of cold readings from the script and sight-reading songs from the show.
Rehearsal Dates: Mondays through Fridays 3:30-6:00pm. Rehearsals will run into the middle and later evenings once run-throughs and dress rehearsals begin. There will be one pick-up rehearsal on Wednesday, Nov. 10. Technical Rehearsal Day only on Sunday, Oct. 31.
Performance Dates: Nov. 5 – 21, 2021. Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm, Sundays at 2:00 pm, and Thursday, Nov. 18, at 7:00pm.
Community, Visual and Performing Arts