RCP AuditionsGeneral information:
All Rochester Community Players auditions are opening casting; there are no roles pre-cast.
Auditioners are encouraged to bring a theatrical resume or CV, a photo (if you are unknown to the director), a pen or pencil, and your personal water bottle.
Auditioners are encouraged to pre-register for auditions, or at least prepare their audition forms ahead of time and bring them to auditions. The online registration form is below, after information on specific upcoming auditions.
Next Auditions for the Rochester Community Players:
Richard II: To be directed by Peter Scribner: Auditions December 8 and 9; performances April 10 to 25 (details below)
Henry IV, Part 1 and Henry IV, Part 2: To be co-directed by Stephanie Roosa and Brad Craddock. Free Shakespeare at the Highland Bowl production, to be performed in repertory June 26 to July 18. Auditions anticipated in early 2015.
The Irish Players program of the Rochester Community Players have completed the auditions for our spring production, The Field, a play by John B. Keane, to be directed by Jean Gordon Ryon. The audition turnout was amazing and very gratifying; we thank everyone who participated. The cast list for The Field is as follows:
Leamy: Kiefer Shenk
Bird: Marty Brancato
Mick: Ken Dauer
Maggie: Barbara Lobb
Maimie: Kathy Dauer
Bull: Bill Alden
Tadhg: Tyler Lucero
Sergeant Leahy: Matt Ames
William Dee: Greg Ludek
Dandy McCabe: John Jaeger
Mrs. McCabe: Karen Mason
Father Murphy: Robert Shea
Again; our great appreciation to all who auditioned.
Merry Wives of Windsor, a young audience adaptation:
We have completed casting for our February young audience adaption of The Merry Wives of Windsor. The production company as as follows:
Please prepare a TEN LINE (no longer than that) Shakespeare monologue for the auditions.
To prepare an audition form ahead of time, see our online audition form, below.
For more information, write to Peter at the following email: scribnerpeter (at) gmail (dot) com, or call him at 585-261-6461.
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ONLINE AUDITION FORM:SAVE TIME AT AUDITIONS: PREPARE YOUR AUDITION APPLICATION AHEAD OF TIME!
Pre-audition and Online audition application Rochester Community Players: FOR RICHARD II ONLY: send one additional copy to Peter at the following email:
INSTRUCTIONS: Please copy this form below into a word processing program or an email message, fill this out ahead of time, print it out, and bring it to auditions, along with your theater resume or CV and, if you wish, a head shot photo.
IF YOU WISH, you may also email it to us ahead of time, but DO NOT RELY on the email copy, bring a printed copy to auditions as well. We ENCOURAGE email applications. Please feel free to include along with the email application a scanned copy of your theater resume or CV and a head shot photo.
EMAIL INSTRUCTIONS: Subject line: please put in the subject line of the email you are sending us production you are auditioning followed by the word "auditions", and then your last name, first name and the for (example: "Lear 2014 auditions Smith John")
For ALL auditions: Send ONE COPY of your email application to rochestercommunityplayers (at) gmail (dot) com
scribnerpeter (at) gmail (dot) com
1) Your name, as you want it in the program, LAST NAME FIRST: