Audition

We welcome actors of all ages, ethnicities, and backgrounds. We value artists who are passionate, creative, and open to take direction.

2017-18 General Auditions were on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Youth Auditions for Cinderella will be held on Saturday, September 30, 2017.

Cinderella Youth Auditions

African-American Shakespeare Company is holding youth auditions for this season’s Cinderella!

When & Where

Date/Time: Saturday, September 30 | 10am – 2pm
Auditions are in groups, 1 hour duration (10am–11am; 11am–12pm; 12:30pm–1:30pm)
Venue: African American Art & Culture Complex – 762 Fulton St, San Francisco, CA 94102
Callbacks: Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 10am–2pm

Roles Open

Young Cinderella: Female, age 4–8. Younger version of Cinderella after mother has just died. Young Cinderella seeks comfort from her father and they share a special dance together. (possibly dance)

Granddaughters: Female, age 8–13. Two young sisters who are consistently fighting with each other.

Page: Male, age 8–15. Precocious, smart male child who is witty and thinks on his feet. He works at the Palace and looks up to the Prince, but has a habit of telling the truth at the wrong time.

Audition Instructions/Info

How to Dress
Auditions will include a physical group warm-up and exercise. Please dress your child in comfortable clothing appropriate to move.

What to Prepare
If your child has a monologue we would love to see it. Another option is for your child to tell a story from a fairytale.

Song (optional)
If your child sings, please have them prepare a short section of a song (a cappella).

How We Evaluate
We are seeking for the youths to be creative, open, take direction, and the ability to project vocally.

Production Info

Rehearsals: begins Tuesday, October 17, 2017 (6pm – 10pm M-F | 10am – 5pm Sat)
Performances: December 22, 23 & 24, 2017

Schedule Audition Appointment

If you are trying to schedule an audition appointment, but there are no time slots available, check back 2-3 days before September 30 to see if there are any openings.

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