YOUNG ARTISTS

 

NEXT YOUNG ARTIST AUDITION: BYE BYE BIRDIE

The Rep announces youth auditions for its summer 2020 musical production of Bye Bye Birdie, book by Michael Stewart, lyrics by Lee Adams, music by Charles Strouse, directed and choreographed by David Bell.

The Rep seeks a diverse company of local young performers to portray a high-school aged YOUNG ENSEMBLE and 10-year-old RANDOLPH. 

Auditions will be held by appointment only on Jan. 8th and Jan. 9th, between 4:30 PM – 9:00 PM at The Rep’s Annex. Callbacks are by invitation only on Jan. 12th.

Click Here for audition information and instructions about how to book an appointment. 

DOWNLOAD AUDITION NOTICE – Young Ensemble

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The preliminary production calendar is as follows:

  • Meet and Greet with Young Ensemble |  Feb 1
  • Young Ensemble Workshop | Feb 2
  • Weekly Training | Jan 27 – April 27 (Mondays, 7-9 PM)
  • Rehearsals (daytime) | June 9 – July 2
  • Tech (day times and evenings) |  July 3 – July 5
  • Performances (weeknights and weekends) | July 7 – Aug 9 (possible extension to  Aug 16)

LOCAL AUDITIONS IN LITTLE ROCK

The Arkansas Rep regularly holds auditions in Little Rock throughout the year. Auditions are announced here on our website as well as in local newspapers, and on our Facebook page. Once auditions are announced, you may email Peter Mensky, Company Manager/Casting Director, at [email protected] to schedule an audition appointment.

 

NEW YORK/CHICAGO AUDITIONS

EPAs

Season EPAs are scheduled once a year and take place in Chicago or New York City. These EPAs are announced on www.actorequity.org and in Backstage Magazine, www.backstage.com.

Chorus Calls

Chorus calls are scheduled for each chorus musical. These calls are posted on www.actorequity.org and in Backstage Magazine, www.backstage.com.

Appointments for a Specific Production

The Arkansas Rep announces our New York City auditions on www.actorsequity.org , Backstage Magazine www.backstage.com and www.actorsaccess.com. Generally, we hold auditions on a show by show basis, and these auditions are by appointment only. To obtain an audition appointment for a particular production, you may submit your picture and resume either electronically through www.actorsaccess.com or by sending your picture and resume directly to Peter Mensky, Company Manager/Casting Associate, at [email protected] or by regular mail to:

Peter Mensky
Arkansas Repertory Theatre
P.O. Box 110
Little Rock, AR  72203