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OB Playhouse & Theatre Company Announces its
SPECIAL AUDITION for the role of MAGENTA (only) in their remount of:


THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW
Directed & Choreographed by: Michael Mizerany
Music Direction by: Kirk Valles


(Non-Union Theatre. There is no pay for this show)


AUDITION DETAILS:

Sunday, August 4, 2019. 11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Callbacks will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. on the same day and will be by invitation only.
If you are asked to stay: Please be prepared to sing from the show, dance and read.

Audition Requirements: (18 and up only) Please submit your head shot and resume to jennieconnard@gmail.com. All submissions must have MAGENTA AUDITION in the subject line.
For auditioning, please come prepared with 32 bars of a song (see character list for suggestions), and bring the written music (in your key). Accompanist will be provided.

Audition Location:
* Ocean Beach Playhouse
4944 Newport Avenue, San Diego, CA 92107


Performances dates:
January 16 – March 1, 2020, Thursday-Saturday at 8 pm & Sunday at 2 pm

**There is one industry night on Monday, January 27th at 8 pm.

Rehearsals begin December 17th, 2019 and will run
Tuesday’s – Friday’s from 7 p.m – 11 p.m.,
Saturday,’s from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday’s from 7p.m. – 10 p.m.
There is no rehearsal on 12/24, 12/25, 12/31 and 1/1.

This show is a remount of our wildly successful production in fall of 2018. If cast, a video, script and vocal part will be provided to you so that you can be “up to speed” when rehearsals begin in December.

Synopsis "The Rocky Horror Show": An outrageous musical comedy featuring a Transylvanian transvestite, a cryogenically preserved zombie motorbiker and Frankensteins monster in Greek god form. This sexual parody of horror and science fiction films premiered onstage in London in 1973, becoming the popular cult classic film The Rocky Horror Picture Show in 1975.

PLEASE NOTE:
While we are not trying to re-create the movie, and may go in different directions, this play ultimately deals with overt sexuality. Everyone who auditions needs to be comfortable with this. Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend.

Character Breakdown:

Magenta: Mezzo (Top C/D) Rock belter, but looking for a contrast between Magenta and Columbia. Think Joan Jett or Janis Joplin, Ann Wilson or Grace Slick. For these roles any good belting pop/rock song would work (NO Mariah or American Idol type showoff songs this is ROCK). Maid type on the kinky side. Riff Raffs sister. Age range 20-30s.