FROM RIVERSIDE- Performance Riverside announces open call auditions for professional non-union performers for CHICAGO, April 15 at 6 p.m. at Landis Performing Arts Center on the Riverside City College campus, 4800 Magnolia Avenue, Riverside. Callbacks will be scheduled for the following day. Director: Matt Neves. Music Director/Conductor: Scott Smith. Choreographers: Valerie Rachelle and Rhett Guter. Prepare 16-bars from an up-tempo Broadway song. Bring sheet music; an accompanist will be provided. Please bring photo/resume. Wear attire/footwear suitable for a dance audition. Come prepared to list any conflicts you have with the rehearsal schedule. All roles are open. Casting for:
ROXIE HART: 20 - 30, any ethnicity. Singer/Actor/Dancer with a strong belt.
VELMA KELLY: 25 - 40, any ethnicity. Singer/Actor/Dancer with strong belt.
BILLY FLYNN: 35 - 50, any ethnicity. Strong baritone, must move well.
AMOS HART: 30 - 50, any ethnicity. Comic-sad character, strong singer and physically adept.
MATRON "MAMA" MORTON: 30 - 50, any ethnicity. Strong character actress, strong belt.
MARY SUNSHINE: Any age/ethnicity. Legit male soprano or countertenor up to a high B flat. Strong comedian and a GREAT legit singer.
SUPPORTING/FEATURED/ENSEMBLE - a variety of singers/dancers needed.
Weekend and evening rehearsals begin April 30, with performances June 1 through 10, 2012. Performance Riverside encourages individuals of any age, race, color, national origin, religion, disability or sexual orientation at all of its auditions. All performances are at Landis Performing Arts Center at 4800 Magnolia Ave. in Riverside. For more information call our audition hotline at 951-222-8485 or visit www.performanceriverside.org