Announcing Auditions for Beauty and The Beast!

 

The ROYAL Theatre Company is excited to announce that we will hold auditions on February 6th & February 7th for Beauty and The Beast!

 

About the Musical:

It's a tale of a prince is who is transformed into a Beast and a young woman named Belle whom he imprisons in his castle. To become a prince again, the Beast must learn to love Belle and win her love in return before the last petal falls from an Enchanted Rose, or he will remain a Beast forever.

 

Audition Information/Requirements:

Audition Dates/Times: Select one time slot on Monday, February 6 OR Tuesday, February 7 between 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Audition Sign up: Click here to sign up

Deadline to Sign Up: Submit your audition sign up by 12:00 PM (Noon) on Saturday, February 4

Audition Location: Mason Municipal Center, 6000 Mason-Montgomery Road, Mason, OH 45040

Audition Requirements:

  • You must be at least 6 years old to audition.
  • You must complete the online audition form and submit your headshot (does not need to be a professional photo) with your online audition form. No walk-ins will be accepted.
  • You will be asked to perform one musical theatre song of your choice - 45 seconds in length. Please bring a device (phone, ipad, etc.) that is queued up to play your music at your audition. No acapella auditions please. Special Note: We are happy to invite alumni to audition! Alumni - please fill out the sign up form and select video audition. Then submit a 45 second song only by the Feb. 7th deadline.
  • You will perform a monologue of your own choosing that can be up to 45 seconds. Please use a published monologue and do not perform more than one character.

 

Audition Process:

 

  • Arrive 15 minutes prior to your audition time slot and come directly to the registration desk.
  • Please note that although audition time slots are listed in 20-minute increments, performers will be called in to audition one-at-a-time during your chosen time window. Therefore, we recommend that you bring a quiet activity for while you wait.
  • You are able to leave immediately after your audition is complete. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Do NOT come to your in-person audition if you feel sick. Please call Karen Kilgore at 513.295.4541 if that should happen.

 

If you have a conflict with the audition schedule, you may submit a video audition. You will need to complete the online registration form (including a headshot) by following this link to audition sign-ups (select “Video Audition”) and send your video to production@ROYALTheatreCompany.com by 5:00 PM on Tuesday, February 7 at the latest. Videos received after this deadline will NOT be considered.

 

 

Cast List will be posted on February 13 by 3:00 PM

on ROYALTheatreCompany.com

 

Rehearsals:

  1. If cast in this show, performers must be able to attend rehearsals on Tuesdays from 6-9 PM, Thursdays from 6-9 PM, and Sundays from 1-5 PM. Please note: We may occasionally need to extend the duration of a rehearsal, but this will be communicated in advance. Also, not all actors will be called for every rehearsal. We will provide a schedule detailing who needs to attend each rehearsal.
  • Rehearsals will be held at ROYAL Theatre Company’s studio (308 W. Main St., Mason, OH)
  • First Rehearsal: Tuesday, February 28 from 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM at ROYAL Theatre Company (308 W. Main St., Mason, OH 45040)
  • Mandatory Informational Meeting/Meet & Greet for Parents/Guardians/Actors: Sunday, February 26 from 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM  at the Mason Municipal Center (6000 Mason-Montgomery Road, Mason, OH 45040)
  • The entire cast rehearses at the Mason High School Theatre June 5-8 from 4:30 PM – 10:00 PM each night. This is known as Tech Week and is mandatory for all cast, unless there is an emergency or mandatory school event for a grade

 

Parent Volunteer Requirements: A parent/guardian of each cast member must:

  • Volunteer for 8 pre-show hours
  • Volunteer for 3 volunteer time slots during the show/tech week (various jobs available)
  • Volunteer with set move-in (Sun., June 4) AND set strike (Sun., June 11) 

 

Performance Dates:  June 9-11, 2023

Show Location: Mason High School (6100 Mason Montgomery Rd, Mason, OH)

Participation Fee: $225 per performer to be paid by February 26. More details will be provided to those cast in the show.

Special Note: We’re currently seeking sponsors for this show. Please let us know if you or someone you know may be interested! Please contact Karen@ROYALTheatreCompany.com for more information.