In 2020, the Jennie T. Anderson Theatre is hosting a musical theatre in concert series. This will include a four-show line-up; each one night only concert versions of shows that will provide a new way for patrons to experience live theatre. The Overture 2020 season includes: Guys and Dolls, La Cage Aux Folles, Chess, and Funny Girl. Actors and musicians will be given the material weeks in advance, but there will only five scheduled rehearsals prior to the one-night-only concerts.
CHESS: IN CONCERT
Monday, January 13, 2020; 2pm - 10pm
Callbacks: Wednesday, January 15, 2020: 2pm - 10pm
Jennie T Anderson Theatre
548 S Marietta Pkwy SE
Marietta, GA 30060
Tuesday, July 21, 2020: 3p-10p
Wednesday, July 22, 2020: 3p-10p
Thursday, July 23, 2020- 12p-10p
Friday, July 24, 2020- 12p-10p
Saturday, July 25, 2020- 12p-6p
Saturday, July 25, 2020- 8p
Guest Artist: $479 min
Equity and Non-Equity actors for various roles in CHESS: In Concert. See breakdown in Dropbox Link. Understudies will not be cast. The Jennie T. Anderson is committed to non-traditional casting and values diversity in all of its forms. We greatly encourage actors of all backgrounds to audition.
What to bring:
-Headshot and resume (2 copies)
-Prepare sides/songs from the Dropbox link
Jono Davis- Overture Series Artistic Director & Theatre Manager, Anderson Theatre
Maxim Gukhman- Overture Series Casting Director
Freddie Ashley- Director
Amanda Wansa Morgan- Musical Director
If unable to attend, headshots/resumes/video submissions may be emailed to: email@example.com.
For the singing portion of your audition, we prefer that you perform a song from Chess (see Dropbox Link). Be prepared to read script sides. Please pick out the sides of the character you are interested in auditioning for, we may ask for something else as a cold read.
AUDITION PREPARATION & APPOINTMENTS
To sign-up for an audition slot, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the following information:
Digital Copy of Headshot/Resume
Your availability Monday, January 13; 2pm to 10pm
Any conflicts with the rehearsal or performance schedule
Limited audition slots are available. Any sign-ups after all slots are filled will be asked to submit a video audition. All video submissions will be seen.