Hart House Theatre
PRODUCTION TITLE: THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW
WRITTEN BY: Richard O’Brien
DIRECTED BY: Jennifer Walls
AUDITION DATES: The week beginning June 17 – exact dates TBC
AUDITION LOCATION: Toronto
CALL-BACK DATES: The week beginning June 24 – exact dates TBC
PERFORMANCE RUN: September 27-October 12, 2019
VENUE: Hart House Theatre
PAY RATE: Non-paying
WARNING: the show contains mature content, sexual scenes, partial nudity and some violent content.
SCRIPT: *** A reading copy of the play as well as the musical score are available for reading at the 5th floor Information desk of the Arts Dept., Toronto Reference Library.***
ABOUT THE PLAY: Smack your lips, gird your loins and tighten your corset for The Rocky Horror Show – a delectable, cult-classic musical with unforgettable characters and steamy musical numbers. This salute to Bmovies and sci-fi thrillers will tempt you to dance the “Time Warp”, seduce you with a “Sweet Transvestite” and leave you howling, “Hot Patootie, Bless My Soul”!
ACTORS – MALES AND FEMALES – 18+ – ANY RACE
Artists of all ethnic, cultural, sexual and gender identities are strongly encouraged to submit.
• Actors are asked to prepare two contrasting songs (approximately 1-2 minutes).
• One song should be from the contemporary Musical Theatre genre; the other should be pop/rock and does not need to be from the Musical Theatre canon.
• At least one of the songs should showcase acting ability.
• Actors are expected to bring sheet music for their song in the correct key.
• A capella auditions are strongly discouraged.
• An accompanist will be provided.
• It is recommended that actors familiarize themselves with the characters and material in the play.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS
Thursday, June 13, 2019
Early submissions are encouraged.
EMAIL SUBMISSION INSTRUCTIONS – PLEASE READ CAREFULLY
If you are interested – you must email the following to be considered
1 – EMAIL A RESUME, HEADSHOT (OR RECENT PICTURE) & YOUR CONTACT NUMBER
2 – IF YOU HAVE AN AGENT, PLEASE PROVIDE THEIR NAME & CONTACT INFO
3 – MENTION THAT YOU SAW THIS NOTICE ON eBOSS CANADA
4 – PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING EMAIL SUBJECT LINE FORMAT:
(Subject Line Example: ROCKY SUBMISSION – <YOUR NAME>)
(Subject Line Example: ROCKY SUBMISSION – JOHN SMITH)
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
We sincerely thank everyone for their submissions
but only those talent selected for an audition will be contacted.