Auditions!

Those auditioning will be asked to fill out an information sheet, providing basic contact information and detailing upcoming conflicts during the rehearsal and performance schedule. See each show’s description for detailed information regarding specific material that may be requested to be performed. Each audition date has an individual Facebook event created for it– RSVPing to these events is not required. Call backs are not listed. Call back information will be provided at the auditions. If you have any questions regarding any of our auditions, please do not hestitate to contact us at (319) 541-2980 or at info@citycircle.org.

Newsies Cast List

Congratulations to the cast of Newsies!  We had a phenomenal turnout at auditions which made choosing among the many talented actors extremely difficult for our directors.  We hope that for those of you who did not get cast, you will consider auditioning for our sister theatre company, Young Footliters.  Sign-ups for auditions for Honk is happening now!

Jack Kelly                            Cole Sherman

Crutchie                               Deucalion Martin

Davey                                   Tommy Brands

Les                                        Jesse Flaherty

Katherine Plumber                Lauren Rude

Joseph Pulitzer                     Elias Perez

Medda Larkin                        Alana Munoz

 

Newsies              

Albert                                   Tobias Epstein

Buttons                                Noah Meints

Elmer                                   Robert Hooks

Finch                                    Katey Halverson

Henry                                   Ethan Hill

Ike                                        Matthew Cupp

JoJo                                     Jack Furlong

Mike                                     Agustin Colon-Sanchez

Mush                                  Evan Zukin

Race                                     Sean Harken

Romeo                                 Sam Sunderland

Specs                                   Ian Allen

Splasher                              Santiago Perez

Tommy Boy                       Whit Jury

Scab #1                               Noah Meints

Scab #2                              Frances Bottorff

Scab #3                              Agustin Colon-Sanchez

Spot Conlon                      Anna Huffer

Darcy                                  Ian Allen

Bill                                       Austin Gordley

 

Newsies Advanced Dancers

Emma McMahon

Delaine Tyler

Samantha Croco

Thomazin Jury

Liz Nodin

Poseybelle Stoeffler

Karissa Burkhardt

 

Newsie Ensemble

Lilly Vogts

Molly Vittetoe

Madeline Austin

Manuella Lira

Una Weber

Austin Gordley

Emily Granfield

Annabelle Papke

McKenna Stephens

Frances Bottorff

Pieter Rippentrop

Tessera Rippentrop

Lila Panek

Reese Hill

Marcus Emmel

Niles Granfield

 

 

Wiesel                                Zachary Wieskamp

Oscar Delancey                 Egan Smith

Morris Delancey               Rigby Templeman

 

Goons  

Katherine Yacopucci

Teagen Bollers

McKenna Proud

Emma Bluder

Karissa Burkhardt

Claire Green

Miranda Mason

Elise Gavin

Niyati Deshpande

Ella Vakiner

 

Pulitzer’s Inner Circle    

Seitz                                     Sam Sunderland

Bunsen                                Beau Leavenworth

Hannah                               Reese Hill

Nunzio                                Marcus Emmel

Guard                                  Henry Yoder

Snyder                                 Ryan Elmer

 

The Bowery Beauties    

Katherine Yacopucci

Teagen Bollers

McKenna Proud

Emma Bluder

Karissa Burkhardt

Claire Green

Miranda Mason

Elise Gavin

Niyati Deshpande

Ella Vakiner

 

Stage Manager                 Henry Yoder

 

Nuns

Katherine Yacopucci

Teagen Bollers

McKenna Proud

Emma Bluder

Karissa Burkhardt

Claire Green

Miranda Mason

Elise Gavin

Niyati Deshpande

Ella Vakiner

 

Photographer                    Teagen Bollers

Woman                              Claire Green

Mr. Jacobi                          Whit Jury

 

Policemen         

Katherine Yacopucci

Teagen Bollers

McKenna Proud

Emma Bluder

Karissa Burkhardt

Claire Green

Miranda Mason

Elsie Gavin

Niles Granfield

 

Mayor                                 Henry Yoder

Gov. Teddy Roosevelt      Marcus Emmel


EXTRA! EXTRA! READ ALL ABOUT IT! Teen Show Auditions Scheduled for March 4, 5, 6

We are excited to announce auditions for our upcoming summer teen show directed by Chris Okiishi and Leslie Nolte. The title of our show will be announced March 1st.

Casting is open to all students currently in grades 6 through 12 at the time of auditions.

PERFORMANCE DATES
Due to this show’s popularity, we have added a second weekend to our traditional one weekend teen slot. PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE FIVE PERFORMANCES. If you audition, you must be able to commit to this.

June 14 (Friday) at 7:30 PM
June 15 (Saturday.) at 7:30 PM
June 16 (Sunday) at 2:00 PM
June 21 (Friday) at 7:30 PM.
June 22 (Saturday) at 2:00 PM

In addition to the five scheduled performances, you must be able to commit to the possibility of two added performances (based on ticket sales).

June 15 (Saturday) at 2:00 PM
June 20 (Thursday) at 7:30 PM

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE
If you audition, you must be able to commit to the rehearsal process. Rehearsals run Friday – Tuesday with occasional Wednesdays. Thursdays are a guaranteed night off. Dance will be Fridays from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm, Saturdays from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm and Sundays from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Weeknight rehearsals will run from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Actors will not be called for more than five rehearsals per week and not all actors will be called to all rehearsals. Directors will honor all conflicts listed on your audition sheet and will work around them when setting up the rehearsal schedule. Tech week begins with loading in to the theatre on Saturday, June 8th. Absences are not permitted during tech week. Please list all conflicts on your audition form.

Rehearsals will begin in April with a potential read through at the end of March. We will work around local high school musical schedules.

AUDITION LOCATION
The Community of Christ Church
2121 S Ridge Drive, Coralville

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS
Casting is open to all students currently in grades 6 through 12 at the time of auditions. We will be casting people who have primarily acting/singing ability; we will be casting people who have primarily dancing ability and we will be casting people who have ability in both areas. Whether you are “just” an actor/singer or “just” a dancer, you must attend both auditions.

ACTING/SINGING AUDITION TIMES
March 4 (Monday) 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
March 6 (Wednesday) 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

DANCE AUDITION TIMES
Please list number of years of formal dance training (excluding show choir) on your audition form.

Tuesday, March 5 (Tuesday):
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM (no dance experience)
7:30 PM – 8:30 PM (1 – 3 years dance training)
8:30 PM – 9:15 PM (4 or more years dance training)

AUDITION PREPARATION
Acting/Singing Audition: Please prepare one minute of any song you enjoy singing. Bring sheet music in the key you wish to sing, and an accompanist will be provided. We may ask you to do a cold reading. No preparation is necessary for that.

Dance Audition: No need to prepare anything. Please come in clothes comfortable to move in. Wear jazz shoes or socks; no character shoes.

SIGN UP FOR AN AUDITION TIME SLOT
Fill out an Audition Form to secure an audition appointment.

Walk-ins are always welcome, but those with appointments will take priority. Once you fill out an Audition Form our producer, Liz Tracey, will contact you with your appointment time. If you submit a form and don’t hear back from us within 24 hours, please email etracey@coralville.org.