Open Auditions

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LVLT announces open auditions for "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum"

Directors: Walter Niejadlik & Gillen Brey

Musical Director: Toby McEvoy

Choreographer: April Sauline

Disclaimer: LVLT does NOT pay - We are an entirely volunteer organization!

 

Audition Dates: Monday, April 25 and Tuesday, April 26 from 7pm to 9pm.

Location: Las Vegas Little Theatre 3920 Schiff Dr. Las Vegas, NV, 89103

Performance Dates: July 15 - 31, 2022 with performances on Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 2pm, and one Saturday Matinee on July 23rd at 2pm.

Rehearsals begin in May.

All roles are available. Please prepare a song from the show or similar that best shows your voice. Please bring sheet music in your own key; an accompanist is provided.

 

Everyone will sing first and learn the dance combination. Everyone must be able to move. Women auditioning for the Cortesan roles will have an additional dance audition.

Some will be invited to stay and read on the same evening. Sides will be provided at the audition. These will be cold readings from the script. 

 

Pseudolus / Prologus - Male 30 - 50's Slave to Hero, longs to be free.  Excellent comedic abilities a must. 

Vocal Range top A4 / Bottom A2 

Suggested Audition Songs:  Free or Comedy Tonight

Hero - Male 20-30's -  Son of Senex in love with Philla. 

Vocal Range - Top G4 / bottom B2

Suggested Audition Song - Love I Hear

Senex - Male - 40 - 60's  Father to Hero and husband of Domina

Vocal Range - Top G4 / bottom B2

Suggested Audition Song - Everybody ought to have a maid

Domina - Female -  40 - 60's  Mother to Hero and wife of Senex.  Overbearing but, loves her husband deep down.

Vocal Range - Top F5 / Bottom B3 

Suggested Audition Song - That Dirty old Man

Philla - Female - 20 - 30's - Courtesan but, in love with Hero

Vocal Range - Top G5 / B3

Suggested Audition Song - Lovely

Hysterium - Male 40 - 50's  Chief Slave in the house of Senex.   Anxious and Loyal and wants everything to be in order.

Vocal Range - Top G5 / D4

Suggested Audition Song - Calm 

Miles Gloriosus - Male 25 - 35 - A captain in the Roman army.  Manly and Boastful, promised to Philla

Vocal Range top F5 / bottom B3

Suggested Audition Song - Bring me my Bride

Lycus - Male 30 - 50's Owner of the House of Courtesans 

Suggested Audition Song - Comedy Tonight or Eveybody ought to have a maid

Erronius - Male 50 - 70's - An old man 

Suggested Audition Song Comedy Tonight

Courtesans - Female - 20-30's -  Each has a dance solo 

Suggested Audition Song - Comedy tonight

Proteans - Male - 20- 30's - Play multiple roles and have great comic timing

Suggested Audition Song - Comedy tonight

Headshots and resumes are accepted, but are not required.

Call 702-362-7996 for more information.