Non-Union Auditions for
Aladdin and the Magic Lamp
Orlando Shakespeare Theater will hold open auditions for its 2017-2018 Children’s Series production of Aladdin and the Magic Lamp. Auditions will be held Thursday, March 16th from 6 p.m. - 10 p.m. at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center. Callbacks will be held on Friday, March 17th 8 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Actors may schedule audition appointments through www.orlandoshakes.org/auditions. Walkups are welcome, but not guaranteed a slot. Walkups will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.
Aladdin and the Magic Lamp is a retelling of Aladdin with a “Choose Your Own Adventure” twist. The audience will influence the telling of the story by helping Aladdin choose what action to take. The play rehearses May 30 - June 16, 2017 and performs June 14-July 23, 2017 in the Goldman Theater. Rehearsal and performance schedules available upon request.
Please prepare one side from the script. Sides will be available on our website no later than March 10. Click here for a list of available roles. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Color conscious casting: Orlando Shakespeare Theater encourages color conscious casting. Actors of all ethnic backgrounds are STRONGLY encouraged to attend our auditions.
Actor 1: Aladdin. Male. 20s-30s. A young boy whose kindness wins the heart of the princess despite his lack of wealth and status.
Actor 2: Genie of the Ring/Sultan/Jeweler. Male. 20s-40s. The Genie of the Ring is the narrator of the story and aides in guiding the action as the audience encourages the story. The Sultan is Princess Adara’s father, a jovial monarch. The Jeweler is a peddler in the marketplace who despises thieves.
Actor 3: Aladdin’s Mother/Vizier Hasna. Female. 30s-50s. Aladdin’s Mother is nurturing, but wary of her son’s big dreams and empty pockets. Vizier Hasna is the power-hungry, ego-driven advisor to the Sultan waiting for her opportunity to take the throne for herself.
Actor 4: Princess Adara/Rigel/Genie of the Lamp/Vagabond. Female. 20s-30s. Princess Adara is the beautiful, kind-hearted princess of the land. Rigel is Vizier Hasna’s young, bratty son. The Genie of the Lamp is all-powerful, but confined to the Magic Lamp.
Sanford Art Walk - March 18, 2017
Deadline for submission is
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
This month's theme is "SanfordCon". Characters, Comics, Cartoons and
Super Heroes will rule the night! We're looking for some
SLAM, BAM, BANG, POWerful art.
For more information on the event or to submit an application visit the Sanford Art Walk site at: http://www.sanfordwelcomecenter.com/sanford-art-walk.html
iLLuminArt - April 15, 2017
Call for Expressions of Interest from artists who create illuminated artwork to participate in an outdoor iLLuminArt – Spotlight on Sculptureexhibition on April 15 at Lake Concord Park.
This special one-night only exhibit will showcase the powerful artistic marriage of light and form in a beautiful lakefront park setting. Three participating artists that best exemplify the spirit of iLLuminArt will be selected for special recognition, with awards and cash prizes of $100.00 each.
This invitation is extended to all artists who work with:
• Light sculpture
• Light box art
• Lighting art / Projection Art
• LED art
• Other illuminated art forms
To express your interest in submitting a piece, please fill out and return ourSubmission Form by April 1.
Spotlight on SculptureLake Concord Park will be on full display with an evening of iLLuminArt – Spotlight on Sculpture. A beautiful garden environment will be the canvas for artists to use sustainable LED lighting, digital projections, art-light installations, and sculpture lighting to create unique artistic expressions and dialogue.
Spotlight on Sculpture will shed new light on artwork in Lake Concord Park by Keith Carroll, Mindy Colton, Johann Eyefells, Noelio Gonzalez,Jacob Harmeling, Steve Pi, Bill Platt, Aurora Rincon, introduce three new sculptures from 2016 Lake Concord Sculpture Competition winnersMarcos Cruz, Arlene Friberg-Vivaldi, and Chris Scala, and unveil a special donated piece by Serbian artist, Milos Saric.
From large-scale sculpture to dazzling temporary light installations, there will be something for everyone! Don’t forget to stop by Casselberry City Hall’s 4th Annual Experience Contemporary Art Exhibit and see what is new in contemporary art in Central Florida.
iLLuminArt: Spotlight on SculptureSaturday, April 15, 2017
Lake Concord Park
Presented by City of Casselberry and Friends of the Park
For more information:
call 407-262-7700, ext. 1122, or
email email@example.com at the Casselberry Art House.