Thanks for wanting to be a part of Spark! We’re consistently stoked to work with the best talent in the area, both newcomers and seasoned professionals alike! We make a strong commitment to casting new people, and always welcome minorities to come audition with us so we can offer a cross-cultural perspective on theater art!
We will be holding auditions throughout the year for Season Four. Watch this space for audition announcements. Or better yet, sign up for our emails or like us on Facebook!
Auditions for our Colorado Playwright’s New Play Showcase: Auditions for all 3 of our Colorado Playwright’s New Play Showcase plays will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 1-5 p.m. at Spark Theater. Starting in late January there will be a sign up sheet on sign up genius for those wishing to audition. Watch this space for a link to sign up.
Stage Fright, A Musical Comedy written and directed by Lauren Flauding
Stage Fright is a rambunctious, free-style musical addressing all the ways in which one encounters and overcomes fear; from being afraid of the dark to fear of commitment and much more.
Opens on Saturday, May 9th and runs Sunday, May 10th, Thursday, May 14th, Friday, May 15th, Saturday, May 16th and closes on Sunday, May 17th
Audition requirements for Stage Fright:
Prepare a 30-60 second monologue and 16-32 bars of a song sung a cappella.
Be prepared to sightread a short selection of music from the show.
Descriptions of characters:
Gary – Male, 18-50. Tenor/Baritone. Largely insecure, versatile, dramatic.
Shari – Female, 18-50. Alto/Soprano. Spunky, excitable, nervous, ability to show deep emotion.
Carrie – Female, 18-50. Soprano/Alto. Comedic and heartbroken. Large range of character diversity.
Jeri – Male, 18-50. Baritone/Tenor. Awkward, jittery, tends to overdo.
Kate – Female, 18-50. Alto/Soprano. Hilarious. Great physical comedian, sarcastic, always funny.
Dot Gone, a comedy written and directed by Max Cabot
Dot Gone is a comedy about the meteoric rise and fall of an internet startup. The enthusiasm and hopes of the dot com’s leadership won’t let a lack of money or clear idea for a website stop them.
Opens on Sunday, April 26th and runs Thursday, April 30th, Saturday, May 2nd, Sunday, May 3rd, Thursday, May 7th and closes on Friday, May 8th
Audition Requirements for Dot Gone coming soon.
The Banzai Package, a Satire written by Russell Weisfeld
Horace is throwing a party for his suicide. His son (of course) tries to delay the party. They both seek out the same man’s help, Beau, and Beau is left with a situation in which he must try to delay and also hasten the party. The satire concludes on the day of the rehearsal when the strained relations, mismanaged finances, lawsuits, reasons for wanting the suicide party, and problems of Horace’s past come to a head.
Opens on Friday, April 17th and runs Saturday, April 18th, Sunday April 19th, Thursday, April 23rd, Friday, April 24th and closes on Saturday, April 25th.
Audition Requirements for The Banzai Package coming soon.