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Audition Notices

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.

Learn more about the ins and outs of auditioning for Junior Theatre — read this Audition Guide. Or learn about the opportunities of being part of a production’s technical crew here.

Audition Notice:

A Year with Frog and Toad

DirectorDesha Crownover
Pre-Audition Meeting

Join JT Artistic Director, Desha Crownover, as we discuss how a production at Junior Theatre runs, audition requirements, and what we look for in casting students. This is an excellent opportunity to ask any questions you may have regarding the audition or production process.

The Pre Audition Meeting will be held on Monday, August 9 from 5:00-6:00p in Room 207 of the Casa del Prado Classroom Building. Please check in at the classroom doors by 5:00p.

Pre-Audition NotesDownload PDF
Audition Date/TimeTuesday, August 17, 2021, 4:00 pm
Audition Info

Auditions will be held on Tuesday, 8/17 and Wednesday, 8/18 from 4-6p, in the Casa del Prado Classroom Building.

Students must be age 8-18 by Opening Night, October 29, 2021 and enrolled in the FALL Session to qualify to audition.

Auditions are by appointment only, please call the Main Office at (619) 239-1311 for an audition time. Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior to your time slot and check in at room 208 of the Casa del Prado Classroom Building.

Please arrive with your audition form completely filled out and a current headshot. Make sure to list ALL conflicts on the audition form. Any conflicts that arise after casting, may disqualify your student from participation.

Sheet music should be printed out and placed in sheet protectors and organized in a three-ring binder. This allows for the cleaning/disinfecting of your music before and after your audition.

All students must be wearing a mask at all times during the audition process except when performing their song cut.

Once a student has auditioned, no refund or credit will be granted.

Audition LocationCasa del Prado Classroom Building
What You’ll NeedStudents should prepare a 1-minute song cut (approximately 16-32 bars) for their audition. Please bring printed sheet music in your key.  A pianist will be provided.  No acapella singing or singing to recordings will be allowed.
Audition FormDownload PDF
Crew FormDownload PDF
Callback Date/TimeThursday, August 19, 2021, 4:00 pm
Callback Info

Callbacks for A Year with Frog and Toad will be held on Thursday, August 19 from 4:00-7:00p in the Casa del Prado Classroom Building Room 207. Students must check in with the Stage Management team outside of the doors of room 207 by 4:00p. All Students will be called for the full 3 hours.

Students will be asked to read from the script and will be taught a song and a short dance combination. Please wear comfortable clothing and shoes that you can move in.

All students must wear a mask at all times during the callback process except for performance of specific vocal cuts and designated breaks.

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

First Rehearsal - Tuesday, September 7, 4:00-6:00pm

Rehearsals will run Monday-Friday, 4-6pm until October 11

Tech Week

Sunday, October 24, 12-6:00pm

Monday, October 25 - Wednesday, October 27, 4-9:00pm

Thursday, October 28, 6:00-9:30pm


Friday October 29 CALL-6:00 GO- 7p

Saturday Oct 30 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Sunday Oct 31 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Wednesday Nov 3 CALL-8:00a GO- 9:30am

Friday Nov 5 CALL-6:00 GO- 7p

Saturday Nov 6 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Sunday Nov 7 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Tuesday Nov 9 CALL-8:00am GO- 9:30am

Friday Nov 12 CALL-6:00pm GO- 7pm

Saturday Nov 13 CALL-1:00pm GO-2pm

Sunday Nov 14 CALL-1:00pm GO-2pm

Prerequisites: Applicants must be between the ages of 8-18, and enrolled in the FALL session to audition. 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, no walk-ins. Call the main office at 619-239-1311 for a timeslot. Applicant must have a completed Audition Form, (please be honest about time conflicts). A $5.00 deposit for script rental is refundable upon return of script. There is a $25.00 charge for lost scripts.

Posted Wednesday, May 26, 2021, 11:12 am.