Auditions – Interested in “The 1940’s Radio Hour”

Fall Musical Auditions 

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“The 1940’s Radio Hour” a live broadcast of The Mutual Manhattan Variety Cavalcade from the Hotel Astor’s Algonquin Room on December 21, 1942.  The world was at war and pop music meant “Strike Up the Band”, “I’ll Be Seeing You” and “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy” (all are in the show) is accurately captured as the harassed producer copes with a drunk lead singer, the delivery boy who wants a chance in front of the mic, the second banana who dreams of singing a ballad, and the trumpet playing sound effects man who chooses a fighter plane over Glen Miller.

  • Actors 16 years old and up.
  • Please prepare a two minute monologue.
  • If you want to be considered for the fall musical “The 1940’s Radio Hour” please prepare 32 bars of a musical theatre song that demonstrates your vocal strength and range.
  • Bring sheet music in your key, an accompanist will be provided. No recorded music or a cappella.
  • Please provide a head shot and resume if you have them.

“The 1940’s Radio Hour” Preview Night October 19th

Show Dates October 20th – November 4th

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Rehearsals for “The 1940’s Radio Hour” will begin in late August 2017. 
 All roles are open.

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Artistic Director-La Tonya Watts

Managing Director-Roxanne Pardi

Clayton Theatre Company’s Summer Stage 2016 went off without a hitch! Thank you to everyone who participated, kids, parents, and volunteers alike!  We have enjoyed our 2016 Summer Stage. Check out some pictures under the Summer Stage tab of our website.  We are looking forward to our Summer Stage 2017 season, which will begin Monday July 10th with a final performance Thursday July 27th .  Please check out our Summer Stage tab if you are interested in signing up.

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