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Brigadoon Auditions

2018 Brigadoon

Attention all LADS & LASSIES — after a long, 100-year wait — Brigadoon is coming! 

Our second big amphitheater production of 2018 will run August 24, 25, 27, 31, and September 1. Auditions are open for all 12 and older. Children under 12 with a parent/guardian in the show are welcome. Families are encouraged to audition together. Brigadoon will be directed by 
Robin Edwards, music directed by Emily Roh, choreographed by Gloria Salisbury, with Tina Barnes as costumer.

Audition Times

Auditions will be held Monday 23 April and Friday 27 April from 7 to 9 pm at American Preparatory Academy (11938 S Lone Peak Parkway in Draper), in the farthest west building of the campus. Follow the signs to the choir room, which is located on the top floor of the building.

Audition Prep

You must enroll with our online system BEFORE you show up for auditions. Read and follow these instructions that explain how to enroll for online auditions. Again, do this BEFORE you show up for auditions.

For your audition prepare to perform 16 bars of a song in a similar genre to the show. An accompanist will be provided. No a cappella singing. A simple dance routine will be taught at callbacks.

For additional suggestions on having a successful audition, please review these audition tips.

Callbacks

Callbacks will be held on Saturday 28 April from 1 to 3 pm at the Draper Amphitheater (944 E Vestry Rd). There will be a simple dance routine to learn at callbacks. Bring character or other comfortable shoes to dance in and wear appropriate clothing. See this page for materials you should review and bring with you to callbacks: sides, music, links to help you learn a proper accent. Callback list will be posted to the DAC website by 10:30 pm on Friday 27 April. Cast List will be posted by 10 pm on Monday 30 April.

Rehearsals

Rehearsals begin Monday 9 July at the Draper Amphitheater and will typically run Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings. Evening tech rehearsals will start August 13. A general rehearsal calendar is already on the DAC website, details will be updated as rehearsals progress.

Scripts

Scripts will be distributed to those with speaking parts and to others on a first-come, first-serve basis depending on availability. A script deposit of $25 in the form of a check or cash is required to obtain a script.

Conflicts

When you enroll, you must fill out the conflict calendar in its entirety. Conflicts disclosed after auditions will be considered unexcused and may result in losing your part.

Questions or Concerns

For more information contact the director Robin Edwards . See you there!

Updated 2018-04-25

2018 Season Update

Mary Poppins

Our first big Amphitheater show, Mary Poppins has now been cast, and is ready to start rehearsals. Directed by Susan DeMill, with Tricia Swanson as music director this will be an exciting show, with a flying Mary and creative staging. Mary Poppins will run June 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, and 11.

PerformancesJune 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 11 at Draper Amphitheater

2018 DAC Amphitheater Shows

Broadway Kidz

As anticipated, Kevin McClelland has returned for the 20th iteration of Broadway Kidz, where dozens of youngsters will get their first experience with a stage show, and an introduction to the Broadway tradition. BK runs July 26, 27, 28, and 30 at the Amphitheater. Auditions will be held in May and specific dates will be announced soon.

AuditionsMay at Draper Amphitheater
PerformancesJuly 26, 27, 28, 30 at Draper Amphitheater

Brigadoon

Brigadoon, our second big Amphitheater offering will follow hard upon BK, running August 24 through September 1. Robin Edwards is the director of this favorite Lerner and Lowe musical. Auditions will be held near the end of April.

AuditionsApril 23, 27 at APA, April 28 at Draper Amphitheater
PerformancesAugust 24, 25, 27, 31, September 1 at Draper Amphitheater

In early September we expect to bring you a Broadway Tribute, but the exact form of this show has not yet been decided. In fact, there are lots of things still to be decided, and future years to plan. Why not join us, and share your own creative ideas for theater arts in Draper? You can leave us some feedback on this website, or just show up at our next meeting, Monday 7 May at 8 pm at City Hall.

Updated 2018-04-11

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Updated 2015-09-09