A uniquely staged musical version of Romeo & Juliet: Eternal Love, blending real performers and a virtual reconstruction of renaissance Verona, will make its U.S. Debut at BankUnited Center in Coral Gables during May, introducing America to Spectacular Stage, the U.S. subsidiary of a London-based creative company that has created cutting-edge performances throughout Europe and the Mediterranean.
Who is Needed:
ROMEO & JULIET: ETERNAL LOVE is looking for both English and Spanish-speaking singers with a classical or pop background, superior acting skills and stage presence as well as the ability to read basic sheet music. Anyone can audition for a role!
Each audition candidate will be required to perform two songs of their choice and will be provided a pianist to accompany them. Any background music needed by the performer will be brought on a CD.
Each person auditioning will be judged on their vocal and musical abilities, acting skills as well as their ability to drive to rehearsals and prepare with the cast as needed.
When to Audition:
Auditions will be held on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at the University of Miami, BankUnited Center. Fieldhouse, 1245 Dauer Dr. Coral Gables, FL, 33416. Auditions begin at 10 am and will last throughout the day. Space is limited, so sign up NOW to receive your audition number. This will determine your audition time and place in line.
Be sure to fill out the application attached before auditioning – no walk-ups will be considered.
ROMEO: Montague’s son, age 18-30. Tenor. Great stage presence. Inclination for acting and performing, and with outstanding singing skills.
JULIET: Capulet’s daughter, age 18-30. Soprano. Great stage presence. Inclination for acting and performing, and with outstanding singing skills.
MERCUTIO: Romeo’s friend, age 18-30. Tenor with vibrant vocal skills. Inclination for acting and good gesturing.
TYBALT: Juliet’s cousin, age 18-35. Baritone.
JULIET’S NURSE: age 30-50. Mezzo-soprano
FRIAR LAURENCE: high priest of a church in Verona, age 25-35. Baritone.
LADY CAPULET: Juliet’s mother, age 25-35. Mezzo-soprano.
CAPULET: Juliet’s father, age 40-50. Bass.
UNCLE CAPULET: Capulet’s brother, age 40-50. Bass.
All performers will also be considered for the secondary roles of Benvolio, Gregory, Sampson, Abram, Balthasar and Peter.
Auditions begin at 10 a.m.
University of Miami, BankUnited Center – Fieldhouse
1245 Dauer Dr.
Coral Gables, FL 33146