Nashville's Circle Players in collaboration with Tennessee State University (TSU) will be holding auditions for the popular musical, Dreamgirls. The auditions will take place on Sunday, October 20 and Monday, October 21 at TSU's Cox-Lewis Theater (Performing Arts Center).
The Sunday (Oct. 20, 2013) audition block times are:
2 PM - 4 PM,
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM, and
7 PM - 9 PM.
The Monday (Oct. 21, 2013) audition block times are:
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM and
8:30 PM - 10:00 PM.
Those interested in auditioning are asked to choose any one audition block and arrive 10-15 minutes before your audition block in order to complete the sign-in process before your audition.
Auditionees are asked to prepare 32 bars of an R&B or Broadway style song. You must have sheet music or CD. No a cappella. Headshots and resumes are also requested. Those auditioning should wear comfortable clothing and shoes for the dance portion of the audition. Additionally, there will be cold readings from the script during the audition.
Circle Players will be casting for 12 leading and supporting roles for Dreamgirls, as well as ensemble roles for males and females, ages 16 and older, from all ethnicities. CLICK HERE for a complete list of characters to be cast in Dreamgirls.
The musical Dreamgirls follows the triumphs and trials of a young African-American singing group ("The Dreams") as they journey through a significant time in American musical history.
The Circle Players and Tennessee State University production of Dreamgirls will run from January 23, 2014 - February 2, 2014 at the Cox-Lewis Theater on Tennessee State University's campus.