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Featuring music from Chicago, A Chorus Line, The Producers, Sweet Charity, Hairspray, Bye Bye Birdie, West Side Story, Legally Blonde, Guys and Dolls, Mamma Mia, Fame, Singing in the Rain, Mary Poppins, Newsies, Hair, Grease, and Spamalot!
Auditions: July 24, 2014 6:30pm - 9:00pm (auditions for part placement only, time includes first rehearsal)
Ages: 10 - Adult.
Rehearsals Begin July 24, 2014
Wednesdays and Thursdays 6:30 pm - 9 pm
Saturdays 10:30 am - 3:30 pm
Sundays 2 pm - 6 pm
Performances: August 21 - August 29, 2014 (Thursday, Friday, Saturday 7:30pm Saturday, Sunday 2:00pm)
There is a tuition fee for participation in MTC's Broadway's Best musical review Production Workshops. Please see below for more details.
Participation is open to actors age 10 through adult.
Please arrive 30 Minutes before your audition time to fill out paperwork. May be completed in advance.
Broadway's Best is a musical review with live orchestra featuring the best of Broadway music and productions.
Come prepared to sing one or more of the following Broadway songs.
Cell Block Tango (Chicago)
Big Spender (Sweet Charity)
The Rich Man's Fruge (Sweet Charity)
Good Morning Baltimore (Hairspray)
Welcome to the Sixties (Hairspray)
Telephone Hour (Bye Bye Birdie)
Somewhere (West Side Story)
Jet Song (West Side Story)
Omigod You Guys (Legally Blonde)
Luck Be a Lady (Guys and Dolls)
Adelaide's Lament (Guys and Dolls)
I Have a Dream (Mamma Mia)
Mamma Mia (Mamma Mia)
Singing in the Rain (Singing in the Rain)
Good Morning (Singing in the Rain)
Sieze the Day (Newsies)
Summer Nights (Grease)
Always Look on the Bright Side of Life (Spamalot)
Closed toe shoes are required.
NO FLIP FLOPS or BARE FEET!
Hair should be out of eyes and pulled back off face.
Clothing should allow actors and actresses to move freely.
Headshots and resumes are recommended, but not required.
Please bring a list of dates that conflict with rehearsals.
All rehearsal and show times subject to change.
First month schedule will be announced at start of rehearsals.
All Musical Theatre Workshops Include:
Team Building Emphasis is placed on the importance of team work, respect and working together in a musical theatre setting. Participants are groomed and encouraged to, help others and contribute to the overall success of the production through promptness, preparedness and a positive attitude. This includes arriving at rehearsals prepared to work and maintaining a positive demeanor before, during and after all rehearsals and performances. Participants will have many opportunities to build collaborative and team based skills to last a lifetime and create lasting friendships with fellow actors and team members.
Dance Training Introduction to dance, including movement, common steps, dance routines, stage movement, team work and participation in production numbers used in performance.
Vocal Training Basic instruction/vocal coaching including, voice projection, vocal support, proper singing techniques, pronunciation, warm-ups, harmony and participation in musical numbers used in performance.
Acting Training Basic instruction on acting, stage movement, theatrical terms and definitions, blocking, character analysis, voice projection, anatomy of a theatre, respect for the art of performing, dialogue and diction, and of course, team work, respect and having fun on stage.
Each Mini, Jr. and Broadway's Best and Main Stage Production requires a participation fee.
Each participant will Receive:
*Workshop instruction in team building, dance, voice and acting.
*Use of all major costume pieces (Jr. and Main Stage Productions only)
*All instructional materials (refundable script/Libretto deposit is required at time of registration for Jr. and Main Stage Productions)
*Full production performances (open to the public)
*Tech rehearsal week refreshments
Family Member/Cast Member Commitment:
Homework assistance work with your cast member, friend or family member to memorized lines and music.
Provide assistance with costume creation as needed work with our costume coordinator to help construct costumes for the production.
Fund raising help we are a nonprofit educational corporation and depend on your help to support the workshops by agreeing to sell a minimum of 20-50 (varies by show) tickets for each family/cast member enrolled.
Volunteer time one family member, friend or cast member (adult) per participant is required to volunteer to help staff (back stage and front of house for at least one of the performances). In addition, volunteers are needed for set building, costume construction, advertisement sales and raffle prizes, and concession sales.
Production Workshop Tuition
Mini Musicals: Ages 4-14
$125 (requires parent made costumes)
Jr. Productions: Ages 6-17
$335.00 (Payment plan deposit $112.00)
Multiple Participant Discount: $285.00
Broadway's Best Production: Ages 10 through Adult
$225.00 (requires cast member made costume(s))
Main Stage Production Ages (varies with production)
$385.00 (payment plan deposit $128.00)
Multiple Participant Discount: $315.00
McLaughlin Theatre Company understands that maintaining family budgets can be very challenging. We are pleased to offer an easy payment plan. Simply pay the non-refundable deposit prior to the first session. Then sign up for automatic payments for the one or two remaining payments. We will automatically charge the payment on the first of the month for the next two preceding months in which the production falls. Please note: Payment plans and multiple sibling participant discounts are only offered on full tuition rates. Additional costs may be incurred due to personal costume supplies, makeup, shoes etc. All financial commitments, including tickets, must be paid in full before the start of Tech Week. The tuition is non-refundable once the show has been cast. Emergency refund request will be considered by the Producer and handled on an individual basis.
McLaughlin Studio Theatre
3470 Swetzer Road
Loomis, CA 95650
|Minimum Age: 12|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|