Arvada Center Announces Auditions for Schoolhouse Rock Live!


For Immediate Release    
. . . November 10, 2009
    Media Contact:  Jerry Cunningham  
    Phone:    720.898.7272     
    Cell:      720.620.6200
    Email:      jcunningham@arvadacenter.org
    Fax:      720.898.7217     

Arvada Center Announces Auditions for Schoolhouse Rock Live!


ARVADA, CO – The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities will hold auditions for Schoolhouse Rock Live! on Monday, December 7, 2009 at the Arvada Center. This Production will be directed & choreographed by Kitty Skillman Hilsabeck.
Auditions will be held on December 7 from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Auditions are by appointment only and can be scheduled by calling (720) 898-7200.
    Auditioners must be 18 years of age or older for all roles with strong singing and dancing abilities. Ethnic minorities and cultural varieties are encouraged for all roles. All roles are non-equity and paid. Roles are available for six actors. Actors should prepare an up tempo rock song of 32 measures.  Bring sheet music in the appropriate key, accompanist provided. Use of CD or a cappella singing is not acceptable. A résumé and headshot are required.
    Rehearsals for Schoolhouse Rock Live! will begin Monday, February 1, 2010, with the show opening on Thursday, February 25, 2010, running through May 15, 2010. The performances are Tuesday thru Friday’s at 10:00 a.m. and Noon and various Saturday at 11 am. and 1 p.m..
    The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities is generously supported by the Scientific & Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). It is the metro area’s seventh largest cultural attraction, devoted to all aspects of the arts. Located two and a half miles north of Interstate 70 on Wadsworth Boulevard, the Arvada Center is a short 20-minute drive from downtown Denver.

AT A GLANCE…
    WHAT:     Auditions for Arvada Center Children’s Theater Production of
        Schoolhouse Rock Live!  (Auditioners must be at least 18 years old)
    WHERE:     Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd.
    WHEN:     Monday, December 7, 2009; 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    TO AUDITION:     Call (720) 898-7200 (Auditions are by appointment only)

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