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Posted: Monday, February 17, 2014
Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516Rock Valley College will be holding auditions for the 48th season of Starlight Theatre. This year's productions will include The Sound of Music (June 4-7 & July 9-13, 2014), Tintypes (June 11-14 & July 16-20, 2014), Honk! (June 18-21 & July 23-27, 2014), and Spamalot (June 25-28 & July 30 - August 3, 2014).
Auditions are by appointment only and will be held on the stage of the Bengt Sjostrom Theatre on the RVC main campus (3301 North Mulford Rd.) on the following days:
You will need to prepare a song from the show for which you are auditioning. Select 16 measures of your song to feature your range and vocal skills, although you may be asked to sing more of the song. If you are auditioning for more than one production, you need only prepare one song. Music is available for purchase from Randee's Music in Rockford or online through sites like Amazon.com.
Scripts are available for reading in the RVC Theatre Department lobby between 9:00am and 5:00pm weekdays. It will help if you have read the play or have at least seen a film version of the musical(s) for which you are auditioning.
For more information and full details on the audition process, please call (815) 921-2160 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.