The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse is committed to presenting the best talent Colorado has to offer.
Auditions are by appointment only. Appointments will be taken no earlier than two weeks prior to the audition date. Call the Box Office at 970-744-3747 to schedule an audition. Those auditioning should come prepared with 16 bars each of two contrasting songs appropriate to the show, a monologue no longer than one minute, and a 8×10 headshot and resume. You may be asked to perform one or all of these pieces. The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse holds open auditions for each production and is committed to hiring Colorado talent.
Please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org
PLEASE NOTE: Audition dates and times subject to change.
If you reside out of state, please send headshot and resume to: Dave Clark, Producer, 4747 Marketplace Drive, Johnstown, CO 80534 or send email to email@example.com
The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse is having auditions for Newsies Directed by Pat Payne and Choreographed by Matthew D. Peters. Needed are performers of all ages and types for both of these wonderful shows.
Auditions for Adults (17+) will be on Monday January 8th by Appointment only starting at 4:30pm. Actors are asked to prepare 16-32 bars of a one (1) musical theatre songs as well as a monologue (contemporary) to not exceed 60 seconds.
Also looking for 2 boys (age 10-12) for the role of Les
To set an appointment click here
Please bring a Headshot and Resume
Call backs for Newsies will be Wednesday January 10th
Non Equity only, all roles are paid.
Please Note: additional times will be added if available slots fill up. Please check back often
Jack Kelly: Leader of the newsies.
Age: 16 to 20
Crutchie: A newsie with a bum leg.
Age: 13 to 17
Various Newsies (Ensemble): Great dancers: must appear late teens/ early 20’s
Katherine Plumber: A feisty young reporter.
Morris Delancey: Heavy in charge of keeping peace at The World’s distribution window.
Oscar Delancey: Morris’s equally tough brother.
Wiesel: Runs the distribution window of The World.
Age: 35 to 50
Davey: A new newsie, more bookish than Jack.
Les: Davey’s fearless younger brother.
Age: 10 to 15
Joseph Pulitzer: Publisher of The World, a no-nonsense businessman.
Age: 40 to 50
Medda Larkin: A vaudeville star, owns her own theater.
Age: 25 to 45
Male Ensemble: character actors to play various roles
Female Ensemble: Dancers to play Bowery beauties and double as extra newsies
PLEASE NOTE: If you are interested in auditioning for a new sie (male of female) you are encouraged to participate in our Dance Boot Camp which will take place on Monday Evenings from 7:30pm-9:00pm on the following Mondays:
During this boot camp you will be taught the combination for the call back dance call. To find out more information and sign up for the boot camp please click here
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