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GENERAL AUDITION INFORMATION

 

– Auditions will be held at The Henegar Center; 625 E New Haven Ave, Melbourne FL 32901.

– The Henegar is an equal opportunity theatre and we encourage performers of all ethnicities to audition.

– Every volunteer actor, 16 & Up, will receive a travel stipend at the end of each MainStage show’s run.

– The Henegar Center, when needed, will offer Equity guest contracts to members of the union and professional Actors.

– Follow us on Facebook!  Please check the individual audition event posted in Facebook (www.facebook.com/HenegarCenter) in the weeks leading up to the audition.

– All auditions will be by appointment and booked in thirty-minute increments. To secure a time slot for either day please email auditions@henegar.org

– Doors will open 30 minutes prior to the start of auditions! 

– No prep is needed for auditions. Any music, scenes, or choreography will be taught the night of auditions.

– Actors may be asked to attend callback after their audition.

– Some ensemble roles may be required to understudy lead roles

– For additional information please email auditions@henegar.org.


Thank you and hope to see you at the theatre!

Season Audition Dates:

FIRST DATEJAN 9/10
WEDDING SINGERJAN 9/10
AIDAFEB 27/28
WE WILL ROCK YOUAPRIL 10/11

THE WEDDING SINGER

Audition Info:

Sunday, Jan 9th, 5pm – 10pm
Monday, Jan 10th, 5pm – 10pm

Rehearsal Dates: Jan 30th – Mar 4th

Mandatory Tech Week: Mar 6th – Mar 10th

Performance Dates, 3 Weekends:
Mar 11th-13th
Mar 18th-20th
Mar 25th-27th
(*Note we may add Thursday evening or Saturday matinee performances)

COVID-19: Your comfort and well-being is of the utmost importance. Following the updated CDC guidance, The Henegar will maintain smaller groups, all auditions will be by appointment and booked in small thirty-minute increments. The Henegar encourages everyone to wear a mask while auditions. Tech week and Performances will be unmasked. We request that all performers 12 and older be fully vaccinated. 

To secure a time slot for your in person audition, please email auditions@henegar.org with your date and time preference.

Performers traveling further than 90 miles from the Henegar may submit a virtual audition.  Virtual submissions should include your headshot/resume, and a video of you singing any song from the production that best shows your vocal range, along with a short dance reel emailed to auditions@henegar.org

NOTE:  The theater will be closed Dec 24-Jan 1st. We appreciate your patience as you our staff will be on holiday break and may not give you an audition appointment until closer to auditions.
NOTE: If you plan to audition for both Wedding Singer and First Date, you may be asked to learn an additional song. 

LIST OF ROLES:

Robbie Hart: a wedding singer

Sammy: Robbie’s best friend

George: a keyboardist and singer in Robbie’s band

Julia Sullivan: a waitress and later Robbie’s love interest

Holly: Julia’s cousin

Glen Gulia: a businessman and bond investor who is Julia’s fiancé

Rosie

Linda: Robbie’s ex-fiancée

David

Mookie

Ricky

Ensemble

FIRST DATE

Audition Info:

** This Special Event show will be performed in the Upstairs Blackbox Theatre.

Sunday, Jan 9th, 5pm – 10pm
Monday, Jan 10th, 5pm – 10pm

Rehearsal Dates: Jan 23rd – Feb 9th

Mandatory Tech Week: Feb 6th – Feb 9th

Performance Dates, 2 Weekends:
Thur Feb 10th – Mon Feb 14th
Fri Feb 18th – Sun Feb 20th
(*Note we may add Thursday evening or Saturday matinee performances)

COVID-19: Your comfort and well-being is of the utmost importance. Following the updated CDC guidance, The Henegar will maintain smaller groups, all auditions will be by appointment and booked in small thirty-minute increments. The Henegar encourages everyone to wear a mask while auditions. Tech week and Performances will be unmasked. We request that all performers 12 and older be fully vaccinated. 

To secure a time slot for your in person audition, please email auditions@henegar.org with your date and time preference.

Performers traveling further than 90 miles from the Henegar may submit a virtual audition.  Virtual submissions should include your headshot/resume, and a video of you singing any song from the production that best shows your vocal range, along with a short dance reel emailed to auditions@henegar.org

NOTE:  The theater will be closed Dec 24-Jan 1st. We appreciate your patience as you our staff will be on holiday break and may not give you an audition appointment until closer to auditions.
NOTE: If you plan to audition for both Wedding Singer and First Date, you may be asked to learn an additional song. 

LIST OF ROLES:

  • Aaron
  • Casey
  • Man #1 (Gabe / YouTube / Stoner Guy)
  • Woman #1 (Grandma Ida / Lauren / Facebook /Female w/ Megaphone #2 / Aaron’s Mother)
  • Man #2 (Reggie / Aaron’s Future Son / Instagram / British Artist)
  • Woman #2 (Allison / Google Girl / Female w/ Megaphone #1)
  • Man #3 (Waiter / Casey’s Christian Father / Blaze / Twitter / Friendly Therapist)