Meadow Brook Theatre has announced general auditions for the ’15 - ’16 Season (MBT's 50th) to be held Monday, 5/11 & Monday, 6/1 from 10 am - 1 pm & 2 - 6 pm. Auditions will be at Meadow Brook Theatre located on the campus of Oakland University in Rochester, MI. Meadow Brook operates under the LORT-D contract with Actor's Equity. Actors’ Equity Association members may request an appointment for a specific audition time by leaving a message at 248-370-3308 starting April 27. See season's titles and dates below.
Auditionees should prepare two contrasting monologues no longer than three minutes total. Those who wish to be considered for “Atomic”, “Sistas” or “Forever Plaid” should substitute up to 32 bars of a song for one monologue. Piano & accompanist will be provided. Bring own sheet music in a style appropriate for one of the above shows. Multicultural casting will be utilized when possible. Callbacks for individual shows may be scheduled at a later date.
Non-union adult actors may be seen on these dates on a walk-in basis as time allows. Non-union children’s auditions for those under age 14 for roles in “A Christmas Carol” will be Saturday, September 12 with details to be announced later.
Productions announced for 2015-2016 Season:
The Explorers Club (1st Rehearsal 9/15, Closing Performance 11/1); A Christmas Carol (1st Rehearsal 10/27, Closing Performance 12/24); Legends! (1st Rehearsal 12/15, Closing Performance 1/31); Atomic (1st Rehearsal 1/19, Closing Performance 3/6); Calendar Girls (1st Rehearsal 2/23, Closing Performance 4/10); Sistas (1st Rehearsal 3/29, Closing Performance 5/15) and Forever Plaid (1st Rehearsal 5/3, Closing Performance 6/19).