Seven Angels Theatre will be holding Equity Principal Auditions (EPA) for the upcoming production of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR:
Thursday, January 19 at the theatre from 10AM-6PM, with a break for lunch from 2-3PM.
Thursday, January 19: Non-union/Local auditions – 6:30PM-8:30PM.
Sunday, January 22: Non-union/Local auditions: 10AM-1:30PM.
Professional Equity production as part of our professional community collaborative program with ACTORS’ EQUITY. Auditions open to all non-union and community actors.
Seven Angels Theatre is part of Actors’ Equity Membership Candidacy Program and community and non-union actors can enter into this prodigious program through Seven Angels Theatre.
Director/choreographer is New York’s Janine Molinari
Musical Director is Broadway’s Bruce Barnes of numerous New York and Broadway tours.
Come prepared to sing in the style of the show.
No appointment necessary. Sign-in sheet available upon arrival. NOTE: Non-Equity actors may audition as time permits, following Equity rules.
All roles are available including the following lead roles and ensemble roles:
Title role, leader of the twelve disciples, a man, called the “Son of God” and the “King of the Jews.”
tenor (D3–D5) One of the twelve apostles of Jesus; concerned for the poor and the consequences of Jesus’s fame.
mezzo-soprano (F3–E♭5) A female follower of Jesus who finds herself falling in love with him.
baritenor (A2–B4) Governor of Judea who foresees the events of Jesus’s crucifixion from beginning to aftermath in a dream and finds himself being presented with that very situation.
One of the main antagonists of the show. High priest who sees Jesus as a threat to the nation.
One of the main antagonists of the show. Fellow priest at the side of Caiaphas who is persuaded by Caiaphas into seeing Jesus as a threat.
One of Jesus’s twelve apostles; denies Jesus three times upon the night of Jesus’s arrest to save himself.
tenor (G3–B4) One of Jesus’s twelve apostles; urges Jesus to lead his followers into battle against the Romans.
tenor (C♯3–G4) The King of Galilee; Jesus is brought to him for judgment after first being taken to Pilate.
Those auditioning should bring a photo/resume stapled together, sheet music for the accompanist, and have prepared 32-bars of a pop-rock song in the style of the show. There will be no dance call at this audition, but at final callbacks.
This show begins rehearsing on March 7, 2017, with the show running from March 23-April 23, 2017.