AUDITIONS FOR THE HOUSTON PREMIERE OF “HEAD OVER HEELS,” MAY 7!
artFACTORY is seeking a diverse group of actors, singers, and dancers for its upcoming premiere, featuring the music of the GoGo’s!
The message of HEAD OVER HEELS focuses on acceptance, inclusivity, and equality. artFACTORY is committed to cast a diverse group of performers of all shapes, sizes, sexual orientations, races, nationalities, and gender identities.
ACTORS WHO SING: These performers needn’t be dancers, but some movement will be required. These singers should have excellent modern/pop voices and should read music. These performers will portray principal characters and dozens of ensemble roles.
DANCERS: These performers needn’t be singers and may not be required to sing in the production. These dancers should have strong backgrounds in all types of dance. Cirque, gymnastic, and acrobatic skills are a huge plus. These performers will portray dozens of ensemble roles.
The rehearsal period is from June 7 to July 14, 2022.
Weekly rehearsals range from 1 to 5 rehearsals per week, depending on role.
Performances are held on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, July 15 through 31.
HEAD OVER HEELS is directed and designed by Founding Artistic Director Colton Berry, with choreography by Founding Executive Director Luke Hamilton, and music direction by Jane Volke.
In-person auditions will be held on Saturday, May 7.
For DANCERS, a Dance Call will begin promptly at 2:00 p.m.
For ACTOR/SINGERS who do not wish to participate in the Dance Call, please arrive at 4:00 p.m. with a prepared cut of a Pop/Rock or modern musical theatre song that doesn’t not exceed 2 minutes. Please bring appropriately marked sheet music or an accompaniment track (on phone or tablet). An accompanist will be provided.
All performers should bring 1 copy of a current headshot and resumé.
All auditions are by appointment only.
If you cannot attend in-person auditions, please submit a video audition to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “HEAD OVER HEELS Audition.” Please attach your audition (which may include a song, a solo dance performance or dance reel, and/or a classical monologue) as well as a current headshot and resumé.