Auditions for "Aida".
Seeking to cast an ethnically diverse group for this production that begins rehearsals on July 30. Here is a general breakdown of the characters in Aida. However, watch or read about the show in order to gain a better understanding. Many characters change during a show and you want to be familiar with when they change and most importantly, why they change.
Based on the opera of the same name by Verdi, the story a tragic love affair between the princess of Nubia, and the Egyptian captain (Radames) who captures, enslaves, and gives her to his fiance, Amneris, the princess of Egypt. Aida and Amneris strike up an unlikely friendship that further complicates the triangle.
This show requires a vocally powerful ensemble with top-notch dance skills (specifically seeking two young female dancers with belly dance experience). Roles in the ensemble consist of guards, soldiers, slaves, merchants, attendants, and the Pharaoh's court. Aidaincorporates a number of different vocal styles that include a more traditional Broadway sound, pop, rock, and gospel. Dance style is primarily Broadway jazz with a couple instances of African dance.
Please prepare a 16-bar cut of a contemporary musical theatre or rock song. Additionally, please bring (or wear) appropriate attire for the dance call. Actors need only come to one night of auditions unless called back. Because of the summer vacation, video auditions will be considered.
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