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:

Pippi Longstocking

DirectorRicardo Valenzuela
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 Wednesday April 17th from 4:30-6p in Room 207 of the Casa del Prado Classroom Building. Please check in at the classroom doors prior to 4:30p.

Pre-Audition NotesDownload PDF
Audition Date/TimeMonday, April 29, 2019, 4:00 pm
Audition Info

Auditions will be held on Monday April 29th, Tuesday April 30th, and Wednesday May 1st  from 4:00-6:00p,  in the Casa del Prado Classroom Building.

Auditions are by appointment only, please call the Main Office at (619) 239-1311 for an audition time. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your time slot to check in and submit your paperwork.

Students must be age 8-18 by Opening Night, June 28th, 2019 and enrolled in the SUMMER Session to qualify to audition.

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

Audition LocationCasa Del Prado Classroom Building
What You’ll Need

Students should prepare a 1 minute song cut (approximately 16-32 bars) for their audition. Please bring sheet music in your key.  A pianist will be provided.  No acappela singing or singing to recordings will be allowed.

Students will also need a completed audition form and a current headshot. Please make sure to list ALL conflicts on the audition form. Any conflicts that arise after casting, may disqualify your student from participation.

Audition FormDownload PDF
Crew FormDownload PDF
Callback Date/TimeWednesday, May 8, 2019, 4:00 pm
Callback Info

Callbacks for Pippi Longstocking will be held on Wednesday May 8th from 4:00-7:00p in the Casa del Prado Theatre. Students will be asked to read from the script and will be taught a song and short dance combination.

Students will be called for the full 3 hours.

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

First Rehearsal- Wednesday May 15th 4:00-6:00p

May 15th- June 14th rehearsals will be Monday through Friday from 4:00-6:00p

June 17- 21 rehearsal will be 3:00-6:00p

Tech Week

Sunday June 23rd 12-6p

Monday June 24th-Wednesday June 26th 3-7p

Thursday June 27th 6:00-9:00p

Performances

Friday June 28 CALL-6:00 GO- 7p

Saturday June 29 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Sunday June 30 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Saturday July 5 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Sunday July 6 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Tuesday July 9 CALL- 8:00a GO- 9:00a & 11:30a

Wednesday July 10 CALL- 8:00a GO- 9:00a & 11:30a

Saturday July 13 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Sunday July 14 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Prerequisites: Applicants must be between the ages of 8-18, and enrolled in the SUMMER 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, 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.

Audition Notice:

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

DirectorMatt Haupert
Pre-Audition Meeting

Join Director Matt Haupert, Choreographer Wilfred Paloma, and 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 Wednesday April 17th from 4:30-6p in Room 207 of the Casa del Prado Classroom Building. Please check in at the classroom doors prior to 4:30p.

Pre-Audition NotesDownload PDF
Audition Date/TimeMonday, April 29, 2019, 4:00 pm
Audition Info

Auditions will be held on Monday April 29th, Tuesday April 30th, and Wednesday May 1st  from 4:00-6:00p,  in the Casa del Prado Classroom Building.

Auditions are by appointment only, please call the Main Office at (619) 239-1311 for an audition time. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your time slot to check in and submit your paperwork.

Students must be age 8-18 by Opening Night, August 2nd, 2019 and enrolled in the SUMMER Session to qualify to audition.

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

Audition LocationCasa del Prado Classroom Building
What You’ll Need

Students should prepare a 1 minute song cut (approximately 16-32 bars) for their audition. Please bring sheet music in your key.  A pianist will be provided.  No acappela singing or singing to recordings will be allowed.

Students will also need a completed audition form and a current headshot. Please make sure to list ALL conflicts on the audition form. Any conflicts that arise after casting, may disqualify your student from participation.

Audition FormDownload PDF
Crew FormDownload PDF
Callback Date/TimeMonday, May 6, 2019, 5:00 pm
Callback Info

Callbacks for Hunchback of Notre Dame will be held on Monday May 6th from 5:00-8:00p in the Casa del Prado Theatre. Students will be asked to read from the script and will be taught a song and short dance combination.

Students will be called for the full 3 hours.

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

First Rehearsal- Monday June 10th 4:00-6:00p

June 10th- June 14th rehearsals will be 4:00-6:00p

June 17- July 19 rehearsal will be Monday through Friday 3:30-6:30p (No rehearsal July 1-5)

July 22- 26 rehearsal will be 3:30-7:00p

Tech Week

Sunday July 28th 12-6p

Monday July 29th-Wednesday July 31st 4-10p

Thursday August 1st 6:00-10:00p

Performances

Friday August 2 CALL-6:00 GO- 7p

Saturday August 3 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Sunday August 4 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Friday August 9 CALL-6:00 GO- 7p

Saturday August 10 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Sunday August 11 CALL-1:00 GO-2p

Prerequisites: Applicants must be between the ages of 8-18, and enrolled in the summer 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, 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.

Audition Notice:

Summer 2019 Education Camps

DirectorTBD
Pre-Audition Meeting

Join Education Director Erin Roberts and JT Artistic Director, Desha Crownover, as we discuss how the summer education camps at Junior Theatre runs. We will speak about audition requirements, and what we look for when casting students. This is an excellent opportunity to ask any questions you may have regarding the auditions or the education process.

The Pre Audition Meeting will be held on Wednesday April 17th from 4:30-6p in Room 207 of the Casa del Prado Classroom Building. Please check in at the classroom doors prior to 4:30p.

Pre-Audition NotesDownload PDF
Audition Date/TimeMonday, April 29, 2019, 4:00 pm
Audition Info

Auditions will be held on Monday April 29th, Tuesday April 30th, and Wednesday May 1st  from 4:00-6:00p,  in the Casa del Prado Classroom Building.

Auditions are by appointment only, please call the Main Office at (619) 239-1311 for an audition time. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your time slot to check in and submit your paperwork.

An additional later audition date will be set for those students who are only interested in auditioning for the summer camps.

Audition LocationCasa del Prado Classroom
What You’ll NeedStudents auditioning for Urinetown or Aladdin should prepare a 1 minute song cut (approximately 16-32 bars) for their audition. Please bring sheet music in your key.  A pianist will be provided.  No acappela singing or singing to recordings will be allowed.   Students auditioning for The Tempest should prepare a 1 minute monologue.   If your student is auditioning for both, please have both a song and monologue prepared.
Audition FormDownload PDF
Crew FormDownload PDF
Callback Date/TimeWednesday, December 31, 1969, 4:00 pm
Callback Info
Callback ListWill be available here when determined.
Cast & Crew ListWill be available here when Production is cast.
Rehearsals
Tech Week
Performances
Prerequisites: Applicants must be between the ages of 8-18, and enrolled in the summer session to audition.
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.

Posted Monday, April 15, 2019, 1:54 pm.