Starlight Theatre Youth Audition
Starlight Theatre, in conjunction with Phoenix Entertainment, is searching for a young male actor to portray the role of “Tom of Warwick” in the National Tour of Camelot performing at Starlight Theatre on June 9- 14, 2015.
Audition Date & Time:
Tuesday, May 19 - 4 pm to 8 pm
Boys, 8-13 years old
Under 5’ tall preferred
TOM OF WARWICK is a young boy destined to be a Knight. He wants to fight for what is right and gives Arthur hope for the future.
Ideally, Tom should be in good physical shape, appear to be between the ages of 8-13 and under 5 feet tall. Tom is an acting role with no singing required. Actor should be able to memorize approximately 10-15 lines and take simple stage direction quickly. Actor must be able to attend rehearsal and wardrobe fittings on June 9th (opening night) and be available to perform any of the six nightly performances on June 9-14. All performances begin at 8pm. Actor will need a chaperone over 18 years of age to accompany him at all times.
What to Prepare:
- Bring headshot and resume (if actor does not have a headshot, a school picture will be accepted). Also, pages 4-6 in the downloadable packet below must be completed and submitted.
- Please be familiar with the audition scene that is available for download below.
Click here to download the audition packet.
This production is an honest, grounded production in style. The actor needs to be present and energetic but please do not push the acting and dialogue. We are looking for boys with a natural, honest presence who speak as if they are having an honest conversation.
- Auditions will be held at Starlight Theatre on Tuesday, May 19 from 4 pm to 8 pm. Candidates will be taken in to audition on a first-come, first-served basis. All auditions will be videotaped. Selected videos will be sent to New York, where final selection of the actors will be made by Camelot’s casting director. Up to three actors will be cast in the role, and the six performances will be divided among them.
- Day of Opening Performance: The Production Stage Manager will make arrangements with the winning boy(s)/chaperone(s) to attend a mandatory rehearsal and sound check the opening day of the production. The winner(s) will also meet with the Wardrobe Head for a costume fitting.
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