Springer looking for new faces at 2015-16 season auditions

Springer looking for new faces at 2015-16 season auditions

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Got a hankering for the roar of the greasepaint and the smell of the crowd or vice versa?

Well, here's your opportunity: The Springer is casting local, regional and national talent for its 2015-16 season.

The company will be holding auditions for leading, supporting and chorus roles at its annual open-casting call. Although theatre professionals, theatre students and experienced non-professionals are welcome, talented amateurs and novices are also encouraged to attend, particularly those who sing and dance.

Auditions are by appointment only. Call 706-256-3490 to schedule a time slot 6-9 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday, May 18-20.

Adults (16 and over) who wish to be considered for leading, supporting or chorus roles in the upcoming  season should have a memorized monologue of about one minute in length or two contrasting 45-second monologues.

If you wish to be considered for a musical, you must also prepare a song 16-32 bars in length. Bring sheet music for the song. A piano accompanist will be provided.

Also for those wishing to be considered for musicals, there is a mandatory dance audition on Thursday, May 21.

Shows being cast include: "A Chorus Line," "Beauty and the Beast," "To Kill A Mockingbird," "Sweeney Todd," "The Who's Tommy" and "Mother of Rain."

For more information on these shows and auditions visit

. To schedule an audition or for more information, call Aileen Fowles at 706-256-3490.

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