Auditions for: The Sound of Music
Director: Matt Giles
Music Director: Steve Griner
Choreographer: Lauren Imhoff
IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE, ALL ACTORS MUST BE VACCINATED. BOOSTER SHOTS ARE STRONGLY RECOMMENDED.
Performance Dates: May 6-22
Ages: For this production, we are looking for 1st grade through adults.
Style: Most roles sing and dance. There are a few non-singing adult roles.
Audition dates: February 11 from 6-8pm and February 12 from 12:15-5pm, by appointment only. If you cannot make in person auditions, you may submit a Video Audition due Thursday, Feb. 10 by midnight to Vanessa Weber at [email protected]. Once your video is submitted you will receive an email with an electronic audition form attached. Please fill it out; save it Last Name, First Name (example Smith, John); attach it to an email and send back to Vanessa Weber at [email protected] by midnight, Thursday, Feb. 10.
Callbacks: Sunday, February 13. The youth (under 17) dance call will begin at 5pm. The adult dance call will begin at 6:15pm. Reading/singing will follow the dance call.
Preparation: Auditionees should prepare 16 bars 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: First rehearsal/orientation will be March 14 at 6:45pm—everyone will be called. Rehearsal will typically be held Sunday-Thursday evenings, though not everyone will be called to every rehearsal. Tech week begins April 30.
Questions: Call Vanessa at 864.235.2885 ext 100.
The role of Captain Von Trapp has already been cast and will be played by Guillermo Jemmott.
- Maria Rainer (later Von Trapp)
- Mother Abbess
- Sisters Margaretta, Berthe, Sophia
- Elsa Schraeder
- Frau Schmidt
- Max Detweiler
- Franz the butler
- Herr Zeller
- Baron Elberfeld
- Admiral Von Schreiber
- Rolf (young adult/teen)
- Von Trapp Children (oldest to youngest): Liesl, Friedrich, Lousia, Kurt, Brigitta, Marta, Gretl
- Can be cast with adults and teens.
- Nuns, Postulants, Party Guests, Nazis
Online audition appointments will turn of at 11:59pm on Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022. If you would like to schedule an appointment after this time please email [email protected].