Spookley the Square Pumpkin: The Musical! Audition Call

Director: Lauren Imhoff
Music Director: Julie Florin
Co-Choreographers: Mary Evan Giles, Lauren Imhoff

Performance Dates: October 22-October 31, Oct 28-29 daytime school shows

*A special promotional event is likely for Saturday, October 2nd – times and details to come.

Ages: for this production, we are looking for 3rd grade through adults.

Style: All roles sing and must move well. Puppetry will be used for all roles.

*Check out this production for an idea of the show: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=omX9bkvHplU

Audition date: August 28 from noon-2pm, by appointment only. If you cannot make in person auditions, you may submit a Video Audition to Vanessa Weber at [email protected] due Friday, Aug. 27th by midnight.

Callbacks: Sunday, August 29 6:00pm-8:00pm (movement from 6:00-6:45pm for basic dance and puppetry)

Preparation: Auditionees should prepare 16 measures of a memorized song from a musical. You must bring sheet music in the correct key. No one will be allowed to sing a capella. You must also bring a non-returnable photo.

Rehearsal schedule: rehearsals will range from September 7th-October 22nd. Rehearsals will be held Sunday-Thursday evenings, though not everyone will be called to every rehearsal. ALL cast members will be called to the first rehearsal/ orientation on Tuesday, September 7th from 6:45-9:15pm.

Questions: Call Vanessa at 864.235.2885 ext 100.

Roles available:

  • Jack Scarecrow (baritone)
  • Spookley the Square Pumpkin (soprano/tenor)
  • Big Tom/Little Tom- played by a single actor (bari-tenor)

The “Honeydoos” (a Supremes-style singing group)

  • Bobo (soprano)
  • Mimi (mezzo)
  • Lala (mezzo)

Spiders (comedic trio who befriend Spookley)

  • Edgar (alto/tenor)
  • Allen (alto/tenor)
  • Poe (alto/tenor)

Click here to schedule your audition.

(If you cannot make in person auditions, you may submit a Video Audition to Vanessa Weber at [email protected] due Friday, Aug. 27th by midnight.)