ADVANCED DRAMA AUDITIONS

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Auditions: Tuesday, March 16th

Where: Black Box Theatre

NOTE: Auditions will be in person

and will follow Fulton County COVID-19 protocols

**Masks will be required during the audition**

**Social distancing will be observed**

INFORMATIONAL MEETING

Students and Parents interested in Milton Theatre Company’s Advanced Drama & Cirque classes next year are encouraged to attend an informational meeting.

Wednesday, March 3rd at 7pm

JOIN Zoom call

 Meeting ID: 857 3825 2517   Passcode: MASK21

Use Passcode: #ul8iAi!

Students and parents will learn more about our award-winning program from current students, parents and directors. After a brief presentation there will time for questions and answers.  Details about the audition process will be discussed.

AUDITION SIGN-UP REQUIRED

(returning Advanced Drama students must re-audition)

  1. CLICK HERE to complete the Milton Theatre audition form in advance. 

  2. Signup for a specific audition time slot beginning Monday March 1st.  Sign-up sheet will be posted outside the Blackbox Theatre OR contact Director Larry Smith (SmithL4@fultonschools.org) to reserve a spot. Be sure you receive a confirmation for your time slot. 

 

EXPECTATIONS

Pre-Audition

  • Complete the audition form 

  • Signup for a specific audition slot 

  • Prepare a 90 second to 2 minute monologue from a published play (not TV or film).

  • If you consider yourself a singer, then please prepare a song selection from a musical. Bring a backup track without vocals. It’s best if the track is on your phone.

At the Audition

  • Arrive at the audition 15 minutes prior to your assigned time slot.

  • Check in at table. 

  • Dress to impress. Look professional. 

  • Each person will audition alone with Mr. Hopkins and Mr. Smith observing.

Once you enter, provide your headshot/resume, if you have one. This is not mandatory! This is when you would also present your music track if you are singing.

  • Go onstage and get ready to begin. Wait for the okay to go. Adjust chair as needed.

  • Slate.

  • Present monologue.

  • Present song, if there is one.

  • Possible re-direct. 

 

Remember to get your music, before leaving.

After the Audition

Class placement will be posted on Friday, April 3rd. These will be available online at www.MiltonTheatreCompany.com.

Each student will be placed in the appropriate class – Acting I, Acting II & III or Advanced Drama - where they will best benefit from instruction.

Parents of students assigned to Advanced Drama will attend a mandatory Parents’ Meeting before the end of this semester. At this meeting details of commitment for both student and parents will be covered.

Students who are accepted into the program will be expected to sign a behavior and social media contract that will have clearly stated expectations and consequences. Parents will be asked to acknowledge this student contract as well.  Students will be held accountable to these behaviors and standards.

In addition, Advanced Drama One-Act Play is a GHSA sanctioned sport and students are expected to comply with the 365 days/24 hours behavior standards per the Fulton County Athletic/Parent Handbook for GHSA Sanctioned Interscholastic Athletic Activities (Student Code of Conduct pp 8-11). Parents and students will be required to sign-off that they have read and understand the information in the “Handbook”.

Questions:

Larry Smith  SmithL4@fultonschools.org

David Hopkins  HopkinsD1@fultonschools.org

Photography by:  www.BenRosePhotography.com