Casting Call

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NON-UNION ONLINE VIDEO SUBMISSION CALL: 
Always... Patsy Cline

Created by Ted Swindley

Music Director:  Kevin Lynch

Centenary Stage Company is currently accepting VIDEO SUBMISSIONS from non-equity performers for Always... Patsy Cline.

No appointment necessary for online submissions.

SEEKING:

Patsy Cline - Female, aged 25 - 35. Seeking a dynamic and passionate actor/singer who can embody Patsy Cline in voice and spirit. The ability to mimic Patsy's unique vocal sound is imperative.

Louise Seger - Female, age 35 - 60. A strong-willed, funny Texan woman and an engaging storyteller. She has a great deal of interaction with the audience as she relates the friendship she develops with Patsy.  Strong vocal talent and comedic sense are needed for this role.

Centenary Stage Company is located on the campus of Centenary University in Hackettstown NJ approximately 50 miles west of NYC.  Housing and stipend provided.  Rehearsals begin July 12th with performances July 29th through August 8th. 

If auditioning for Patsy please include a Patsy Cline type song.  If Louise, video submission should include the following: (1) up-tempo song (16 bars), (1) ballad (16 bars) and reading from the script - monologue pages 10 - 11 before and after Walking After Midnight (side available below).  Please submit material to casting@centenarystageco.org.

Callbacks: TBD
Rehearsals begin July 12th

Show dates: July 29 - August 8 (8 performances total).

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: June 1, 2021

ABOUT THE SHOW:

Always... Patsy Cline is based on a true story about Cline's friendship with a fan from Houston named Louise Seger, who befriended the star in a Texas honky-tonk in 1961.  The musical play, complete with down home country humor, true emotion, and even some audience participation, includes many of Patsy's unforgettable hits such as "Crazy," "I Fall to Pieces," "Sweet Dreams," and "Walking After Midnight"... 27 songs in all.

For questions or further details please contact NEXTstage Summer Program Director Lea Antolini-Lid at Lea.Antolini@centenaryuniversity.edu.

THIS CASTING NOTICE IS FOR VIDEO SUBMISSIONS ONLY.
No in-person auditions will be held at this time.

FOR ALL OTHER CASTING CONSIDERATION

Submit headshot and resumes to:

 

Attn: Carl Wallnau

Artistic Director

Centenary Stage Company

400 Jefferson Street

Hackettstown, NJ 07840

Important Information regarding COVID - 19 policies and procedures for in-person auditions.

Auditions are by appointment only. Must call the box office to schedule an appointment.  Walk-ins will be asked to sign up for an audition slot upon their arrival and then return at that designated time.  Performers will be required to fill out a COVID-19 screening questionnaire upon their arrival.  Masks or face-coverings must be worn at all times while in-doors and only permitted to be removed by the performer during the designated audition slot.  All are required to observer social distancing while present.  Performers are asked to arrive no sooner than 5 minutes prior to their audition time slot and must leave following their scheduled appointment.  Extended gathering or waiting in the Lackland Center lobby is not permitted.