Current casting calls:

What Would Crazy Horse Do? & The Fabulous Fitches The Invisible Hand A Christmas Carol 2016/2017 Season Audition Information


 

What Would Crazy Horse Do? & The Fabulous Fitches Auditions – Open Call for all self-identifying Native American and Trans* adult artists in the Kansas City area.

Monday, July 18th, from 3-5pm This Open Call for adult performers is designed to acquaint our organization with local artists who wish to be considered for upcoming projects.  As we support a diverse body of new work, we are excited to expand opportunities for a broad range of artists.  All Native American and Trans* performers are encouraged to schedule an appointment. Auditions will be scheduled in 10 minute slots by appointment only. To schedule an audition time, please contact our company manager, Stacy Myers at kcrepauditions@gmail.com and include a picture and your contact information.  In order to accommodate the high volume of inquiries, please allow a couple of days for a reply or confirmation.


The Invisible Hand Auditions  Open Call Audition for South-Asian/Middle-Eastern adult performers in their upcoming production of The Invisible Hand.

Monday, July 18th from 1pm – 7pm. Audition/interviews will be scheduled in 10 minute slots by appointment only. To schedule an audition time, please contact our company manager, Stacy Myers at kcrepauditions@gmail.com and include a picture and your contact information.  In order to accommodate the high volume of inquiries, please allow a couple of days for a reply or confirmation. A confirmation email with specific information about audition materials, rehearsal and performance schedules and other frequently asked questions will be sent after an audition time is scheduled.


A Christmas Carol YOUTH Auditions –

THE OPEN CALL FOR ADULT PERFORMERS WAS HELD IN APRIL   Available Roles: Martha Cratchit; 2 female teenage artists; Strong actress and singer Peter Cratchit; 2 male teenage artists; Strong actor and singer Belinda Cratchit; 2 female artists under 12; Strong actress and singer Tim Cratchit; 2 young artists; Strong actor or actress Simon/Scrooge (as a boy); 2 male artists under 12; Strong actor and singer Want (Ghost of Present); A Christmas Carol; 2 artists; A girl under 12 Ignorance (Ghost of Present); A Christmas Carol; 2 artists; A boy under 12 Urchin: 2 artists; Various gender and ages under 17 Youth Ensemble; 12 artists; various gender under 17 Teen Ensemble; 12 artists; various gender under 17 Ghost of Past Sprites   An audition reader and accompanist will be provided. The audition location: James C. Olsen Performing Arts Center, Room 119; 4949 Cherry St; Kansas City, MO. 64110

Sunday, September 25th from 5pm – 9pm Tuesday, September 27 from 4pm – 8pm

To schedule an audition time, please contact our company manager, Stacy Myers at kcrepauditions@gmail.com and include a digital headshot and your contact information.  In order to accommodate the high volume of inquires, please allow a couple of days for a reply or confirmation.


 

2016/2017 Season Audition Information

 If you wish to be considered for our upcoming productions listed below, please contact the Associate Artistic Director, Jason Chanos at chanosj@kcrep.org and include a digital headshot, resume, and your contact information. Evita Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber Lyrics by Tim Rice Directed by Eric Rosen Spencer Theatre 1st Rehearsal – Aug 16 Opening – Sept 16 Closing – Oct 2   Eva Peron – Female, late 20’s – mid 40’s, Latina, Mezzo-Soprano Che – Male, late 20’s – mid 40’s, Latino, Tenor Juan Peron – Male, late 20’s – mid 40’s, Latino, Baritone Magaldi – Male, late 20’s – early 30’s, Latino, Tenor Mistress – Female, late teens – early 20’s, Latina, Soprano Adult Chorus   The Invisible Hand Kansas City premiere Written by Ayad Akhtar Directed by Jerry Genochio Copaken Stage 1st Rehearsal – Sept 20 Opening – Oct 21 Closing – Nov 13   Dar – Male, 20s, South Asian / Middle Eastern, speaks Punjabi Nick Bright – Male, 30s Bashir – Male, 20s – 30s, South Asian / Middle Eastern, speaks Punjabi Imam Saleem – Male, 40s, South Asian / Middle Eastern, speaks Punjabi   A Christmas Carol Based on the book by Charles Dickens Adapted by Barbara Fields Directed by Jerry Genochio Spencer Theatre 1st Rehearsal – Oct 28 Opening – Nov 26 Closing – Dec 24   Scrooge Dickens Cratchit Present / Solicitor #1 Past / Solicitor #2 Future / Solicitor #3 Fred Marley Fan Fezziwig Fezziwig Albert Hall Dick Wilkins / 1st Young Man / Marley Ghost 2nd Young Man / Marley Ghost Young Ebenezer Belle / Soprano Cratchit Fred Topper / Associate 1 Bed / Associate 2 Serious Sister / Marley Ghost Aunt Fezzi / Giggly Sister / 2nd Solo Soprano Old Joe Laundress Charwoman Bobby / Poulterer / Marley Ghost   The Santaland Diaries Written by David Sedaris Adapted for the stage by Joe Mantello Directed by Eric Rosen Copaken Stage 1st Rehearsal – Dec 3 Opening – Dec 10 Closing – Dec 24  Elf – male, 30s Musician – female, 30s, musical   The Fabulous Fitches Kansas City premiere Book by Robert Cary & Benjamin Feldman Music by David Gursky Lyrics by Robert Cary Directed by TBD Spencer Theatre 1st Rehearsal – Jan 3 Opening – Feb 10 Closing – Feb 26 Wilton Fitch – Male, late 50’s, a wealthy, stern family patriarch Eustacia Fitch – Female, early 50’s, his bubbly, seemingly flighty wife Jessica Fitch – Female, mid-30’s, their sophisticated, acid-tongued elder daughter Lancelot Fitch – Male, 30’s, their golden-boy, Gatsby-esque son Victoria Fitch – Female, mid-20’s, their serious, hypochondriac, younger daughter Bixby – Male, late 50’s, devoted servant to the family Jimmy – Male, mid-20’s, his earnest, adopted son Tessa 1 – Female, early 20’s, Tessa 2’s look-alike, Irish accent Tessa 2 – Female, early 20’s, Tessa 1’s look-alike, Irish accent Maxwell Cooper – Male, early 30’s, a fast-talking, streetwise reporter Liz Hasselbrack – Female, mid-20’s, a beautiful, lonely showgirl, biracial Leo McNight – Male, early 30’s, African-American, a swarthy handsome nightclub singer Character Actor – portrays GERRY, a stage manager; a train station master; a policeman; a pilot Ensemble   Constellations Kansas City premiere Written by Nick Payne Directed by TBA Copaken Stage 1st Rehearsal – Jan 31 Opening – March 3 Closing – March 26 Marianne – Female, 30’s Roland – Male, 30’s   A Raisin in the Sun Written by Lorraine Hansberry Directed by Marissa Wolf & Chip Miller Spencer Theatre 1st Rehearsal – Feb 21 Opening – March 24 Closing – April 16 Lena Younger – Female, early 60s, Black Beneatha Younger – Female, early 20s, Black Walter Younger – Male, mid-30s, Black Ruth Younger – Female, early 30s, Black Travis Younger – Male, 8-11, Black Joseph Asagai – Male, 20s-30s, Black George Murchison – Male, 20s – 30s, Black Johnson – Female, 50s, Black Karl Lindner – Male, 40s, White Bobo – Male, 30s, Black   Origin KC New Works Festival Copaken Stage in rotating rep Curated by Marissa Wolf, Director of New Works 1st Rehearsals – March 28 Opening – April 28 Closing – May 21   What Would Crazy Horse Do? A World Premiere Written by Larissa FastHorse Directed by TBD Journey Good Eagle – Female, 26, Native American, Calvin’s twin sister Calvin Good Eagle – Male, 26, Native American, Journey’s twin brother Evan Atwood – Female, 30-45, Caucasian (Anglo looking) Rebel Shaw – Male, 35-45, Caucasian (Anglo looking)   Man in Love A World Premiere Written by Christina Anderson Directed by Marissa Wolf Paul Pare Jr – Male, mid 20s, black Darlynn – Female, mid 30s, black Bernice – Transgender Female, mid 30s, white Walker – Male, early 30s, white Leigh – Male, late 20s, person of color passing as white Hazel – Female, early 20s, person of color passing as white Sign up for Audition Alerts! To be notified of future open auditions, enter your email address in the box below and click the “Sign Up” button.