Audition Notices

San Diego Junior Theatre Student Area

Check this page often for upcoming audition notices of San Diego Junior Theatre productions. Auditions are by appointment only, so remember to call 619-239-1311 and book your audition date/time.

Check out this Audition Guide, which talks about the ins and outs of auditioning at JT.

Audition Notice:

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

DirectorRay Limon
Pre-Audition Meeting

Saturday, August 13 from 10-11am in the Casa del Prado Theatre

Pre-Audition NotesDownload PDF
Audition Date/TimeMonday, August 29, 2016, 4:00 pm
Audition Info

Monday, August 29 froom 4-6pm

Tuesday, August 30 from 4-6pm

Wednesday, August 31 from 4-6pm

Students must be between the ages of 8-18 on opening night and be enrolled in a Fall Session class, camp or workshop in order to be eligible to audition.  Please call the Main Office at 239-1311 to schedule an audition time.

Audition LocationCasa del Prado Classroom 207
What You’ll NeedStudents should prepare a 1 minute song for their audition.  Please check in at the Main Office (room 208) at least 15 minutes prior to your scheduled audition time.  Please bring sheet music in your key.  A pianist will be provided.  No a capela singing or singing to tapes will be allowed.
Audition FormDownload PDF
Crew FormDownload PDF
Callback Date/TimeSaturday, September 3, 2016, 10:00 am
Callback Info

Callbacks will be on Saturday, September 3 from 10am-2pm in room 103 of the Casa del Prado building.  Students will be called for the entire 4 hours.  Students who make callbacks may be asked to sing songs from the show as well as read from the script.  Songs and scripts will be taught/handed out at the Callback.  Students are not expected to memorize any of the material.  Students should also be prepared to move and will be taught a dance combination at the callback to see how they handle movement.  Closed shoes, such as a jazz shoe, character shoe or tennis shoe is suggested.  No flip flops or open shoes will be allowed.

Callback ListWill be available here when determined.
Cast & Crew ListWill be available here when Production is cast.
Rehearsals

The rehearsal schedule for this show will be different from previous shows.  Rehearsals will be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 4-6pm and on Saturdays from 9-11am.  Everyone who is cast will be called to the first rehearsal on Tuesday, September 6.  Depending on their roles, not every student will necessarily be called to every rehearsal in the beginning of the process.  However, the closer we get to opening and especially the last two weeks (Tech Week) students will be called more regularly to every rehearsal.

Tech Week

Tech weeks for this production begin  Monday, October 17 thru final dress on Thursday October 27, 2016. Rehearsals go later these two weeks and will include Wednesdays and students will not be allowed to have any conflicts during this period.

Performances

The show performs Fridays, October 28, November 4 and 11 at 7pm, Saturdays, October 29, November 5 and 12 at 2pm and Sundays, October 30, November 6 and 13 at 2pm.

There are two midweek matinees scheduled on Wednesday, November 2 and Tuesday, November 8 from 8am-2pm both days.  Students will be performing two shows each day with start times at 9:30am and Noon.

Prerequisites: Applicants must be between the ages of 8-18, and enrolled in the current session to audition. There is a $95.00 production fee. There are school shows during the week. Once applicants have auditioned, there is no refund or tuition credit granted.
Audition Process: Auditions are by appointment only on date(s) above. Call the main office at 619-239-1311 for a timeslot. Applicant must have a completed Audition Form, (please be honest about time conflicts).

Posted Monday, August 1, 2016, 4:28 pm.