Annie Auditions will take place on Jan 12 from 4pm-7pm and 13th at 9am-12pm and Jan 15-16 from 4pm-7pm.
The auditions are for ages 6-17. All students should prepare a song in the style of the show and prepare to dance. Rehearsals for Annie will be on Saturdays from 10am-2 pm starting Jan 20-March 24, show will be on March 31.
This is an actors workshop for ages 6-17, children do not have to be professionals to audition. The workshop price is $275. Scholarships are available. Call for more price options.
Auditions will be held at Arts in CT, 64 Ridge St, Milford, CT 06460.
Students should prepare a 16-bar audition song (preferably from a Broadway musical) and a 1-minute monologue. Please bring any accompanying music. Dress for movement, as there will be a group dance audition.
Students should bring a photo that we can keep with your audition form. Resumes are helpful but not required.
ALL students must be available to attend the callback audition, which will begin promptly at 10am-1pm, all will be in the show but will not all receive lead roles. Rehearsals will start immediately after the callback.
Arts in CT is providing half-tuition scholarships to students auditioning for the production of “Annie, Jr.”
Scholarships will be based on the scholarship application (which includes an application), a letter of recommendation, and talent. More info will be available at auditions.
Scholarship applications are due by Jan 16 and winners will be announced with the posting of the cast list.+
Please read the sides of the characters whom you would like (this would be very beneficial for auditions).
CAST OF CHARACTERS
ANNIE A street-wise orphan; she is eventually taken in by Oliver Warbucks. Spunky, friendly, big-voiced.
WARBUCKS A successful businessman with a warm heart. Rich, stiff-collared, bullish.
GRACE FARRELL Faithful secretary to Mr. Oliver Warbucks. Poised, sweet, gentle.
ORPHANS The other girls in the orphanage with Annie. These girls are gritty, neglected and vulnerable, yet basically honest and potentially loveable. Includes Molly, Kate, Tessie, Pepper, July, and Duffy.
SERVANTS The servants at the Warbucks mansion. Includes Drake, Mrs. Pugh, Mrs. Greer, Cecille, and Annette.
MISS HANNIGAN The orphanage matron who hates children but is fond of liquor. Very disillusioned, bitter, and cold.
ROOSTER Miss Hannigan’s no-good brother looking for a quick buck. A sleazy, slick con man.
LILY Rooster’s girlfriend, who is also out for a quick buck. She is considered to be a floozy and bimbo.
BERT HEALY The ultimate radio personality. He helps Annie by broadcasting about the search for her birth parents.
ROOSEVELT The 32nd President of the United States. A Democrat and friend of Warbucks.
ENSEMBLE Servants (Drake, Mrs. Greer, Mrs. Pugh), etc.