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Audition Notice for "Disney's The Little Mermaid"

Auditions for the Sandy Arts Guild's production of Disney's The Little Mermaid will be held on Monday, May 2, Tuesday May 3 and Thursday, May 5 from 7-9:30 pm. A "dancer only" audition will be held on Saturday, May 7 at 9:30 AM (please sign up for a "dancer only" audition time). Callbacks are by invitation on Saturday, May 7 and will run all day. The show plays at the Sandy Amphitheater August 5-13. Nolan Mitchell is directing. Mark Pearce is the music director and Jann LeVitre is the choreographer.

Roles are available for males age 12 and older and females age 14 and older (*See note below if auditioner is 15 years and younger). All roles are open. Needed are actors/actresses who can move well, as well as dancers and tap dancers. Some roles will require ability to move & dance on heelys. Please be prepared with a 32-bar cut of music similar to the style to the show. Please bring music properly marked with starting and ending points or minus tracks. An accompanist and equipment to play CDs and iPods will be available.

The directors have requested that all those auditioning bring a list of scheduling conflicts between May 31 and August 13, a current photo and resume.

All auditions and callbacks will be held at the Sandy Parks and Recreation building, 440 East 8680 South, Sandy, UT. Reserved audition times are recommended, but not required. To reserve an audition time, please go to www.sandyarts.com and click on "Disney's The Little Mermaid" Audition Information."

Those invited to callbacks will need to wear comfortable clothes to dance in. If auditioning for a seagull (including Scuttle) auditioners should be prepared to tap. If auditioning for the roles of Flounder, Ariel, Flotsam, Jetsam or Mersisters, the director will need to see your ability to move on heelies, rollerblades or roller skates. Please bring your own heelys, rollerblades or skates. If you don't own a pair, try borrowing from a friend or check a second-hand store.

A Tap Workshop (for auditioners only) to brush up on basic tap skills will be held on April 23rd from 1-2 pm at the Sandy Amphitheater, 1245 East 9400 South, Sandy. A space must be reserved for the workshop. To reserve a space for the tap workshop, please hold down the ctrl key and click here.

There will be an Audition Workshop on Saturday, April 30, 10:00 AM in the Theater at Mount Jordan Middle School, 300 East 9400 South, Sandy. For more information and to reserve a space for the audition workshop, please hold down the ctrl key and click here.

Send inquires to kmarsden@sandy.utah.gov.

*Parents and guardians of cast member 15 years and younger will be assigned to the cast supervision committee and must volunteer for cast supervision on a regular basis. If you are unable to service on the cast supervision committee, please do not have your children audition for the show.

SANDY ARTS GUILD
10000 S. Centennial Parkway, Suite 310
Sandy, UT 84070
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