Callback auditions will be held today (12/20) from 2:30-6. Meet in the auditorium. Thank you!
Please carefully review the following information and files if you plan to audition for West Side Story. Auditions will be held Mon. 12/18 through Thur. 12/21. Signature page of audition packet, completed audition form, and conflict sheet are due to Mrs. Kuebler no later than Mon. 12/18 by 8:00 AM (hard copies only please).
WEST SIDE STORY AUDITIONS: Monday, 12/18 through Thursday, 12/21
Detailed audition information packet and files will be posted on the Drama Dept. website between December 6 and 8. The signature page must be signed by any student who plans to audition, as well as a parent or guardian, after careful review of the included information. Signature page and conflict sheets must be returned to Mrs. Kuebler no later than 8:00 AM on Monday, 12/18.
Vocal/Acting Auditions: Monday 12/18 2:45-6:00 PM Auditorium/Chorus room (meet in aud.)
Everyone must attend this day of auditions. We strongly suggest that you prepare thoroughly in terms of learning the music and lyrics so that you are able to “act the songs” while singing them. Songs and sides (scene excerpts) will be posted as separate files on the Drama Dept. website between December 6 and 8. Please bring your own copies of music and sides to auditions.
Dance Auditions: Tuesday 12/19 2:45-6:00 PM Auditorium/Chorus room (meet in aud.)
Everyone must attend this day of auditions. We will post videos of dance combinations between December 6 and 8 so that you can prepare ahead of time for your dance audition. You will learn a brief combination from one of the numbers in the show and will be asked to perform the combination in large and smaller groups.
Callback Auditions: Wednesday 12/20 2:45-6:00 PM Auditorium/Chorus room (meet in aud.)
In this audition, the directors will be looking at different combinations of actors in various roles. Not everyone who auditioned will be asked to attend this audition. This does not mean you are not cast; it simply means we do not need to see more from you.
Callback Auditions: Thursday 12/21 (if needed) 2:45-6:00 PM Auditorium/Chorus room (meet in aud.)
This final audition may or may not be needed depending on the way things go during the previous audition days. It will be used to help the directors make their final decisions, if necessary.
The EHS Drama Department will hold a fundraising night at Don Juan in Emmaus on Wed., 11/15 from 4-8 PM. Come out and support! 10% of the profits go to our organization. Please see link for more information.
The EHS Drama Department presents William Shakespeare’s Hamlet – November 2, 3, & 4 at 7:00 PM in the EHS auditorium.
William Shakespeare’s Hamlet tells the story of the young Prince of Denmark who affects madness in order to save his own life and elude a series of traps laid for him by his wicked uncle, and who struggles to avenge his father’s death. Hamlet focuses upon the perplexed interior life of the hero, as well as the corruption of the state of Denmark under the watchful eye of the evil King Claudius.
Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and senior citizens, and can be reserved online via the EHS website beginning October 17. Tickets will be available in the EHS main office lobby from 10:00-12:45 Monday through Friday beginning October 24, and will also be available at the door. Come out to support the arts at EHS and enjoy an evening of great theatre
We have tickets for a matinee performance of “Hello Dolly” on Broadway on Wed. 1/31. We will also attend a workshop in a Broadway studio (taught by a member of the company) during which you will learn a number from “Hello Dolly”! Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity. Fill out the attached permission form and return with payment no later than Mon. 10/16. Cost is $110.00. Space is limited – tickets for show and workshop will be reserved on a first come, first-served basis.