Theater Latte Da Auditions: La Boheme

“La Boheme” – Auditions for AEA and non-AEA Women and Men                    [SPT Tier 6]

 

Theater Latte Da – seeking people of any ethnicity for roles in Theater Latte Da’s production of Giacomo Puccini’s La Boheme.

 

Theater Latte Da is seeking people of all ethnicities to fill the roles of Rodolfo* (Tenor), Marcello (Baritone), Colline (Bass), Schaunard (Baritone), Benoit/Waiter/Street Sweeper (Bass), Mimi* (Soprano), Parpignol/Street Sweeper (Tenor), Fruit Seller/Farm Woman (Soprano), Nanny/Farm Woman (Mezzo), Flower Girl/Farm Woman (Soprano), Musetta (Soprano), Alcindoro/Bird Seller/Nazi Soldier (Bass).  Applicants must be strong operatic singers and comfortable performing in Italian.  Applicants must be available for all rehearsals and performances. 

*These roles will be double cast.

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La Boheme – Performed at the Ritz Theater in Northeast Minneapolis

Directed by Peter Rothstein

Music Direction by Eric McEnaney

 

1st Rehearsal – February 10th, 2019

Opening – March 14th, 2020

Closing – May 10th, 2020

Typical Performance Schedule – Tues-Sat at 7:30pm and Sun at 2pm with possible added performances.

 

Peter Rothstein’s innovative, award-winning staging of Puccini’s LA BOHÈME features orchestrations for Parisian street instruments (accordion, piano, guitar, violin, and clarinet) by Joseph Schlefke. The production is set  in Paris during World War II and performed in Italian with English titles projected above the stage.

 

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AUDITION INFORMATION:

Open Auditions will be held on Tuesday, July 16th, 2019 from 10am to 4pm.  Thursday, July 18th, 2019 from 11am to 4pm.  Friday, July 19th, 2019 from 10am to 4pm.  Performers must prepare a full Romantic aria of their choosing (in the style of Puccini) in Italian.  Performers are encouraged to bring their own accompanist.  If you need an accompanist, one will be provided.  Please arrive 30 minutes in advance of your scheduled audition with your sheet music to meet with the accompanist. If bringing your own accompanist, please arrive 10 minutes early to fill out audition paperwork.  Bring a list of any conflicts from February 10th through May 10th, 2020 plus a headshot and resume. 

Callbacks will be held on Saturday, July 20th, 2019 from 10am to 2pm.  If called back, singers should be prepared to perform an aria of their choosing in English. 

 

AUDITION LOCATION:

Ritz Theater (Rehearsal studio)

345 13th Ave NE

Minneapolis, MN

Enter through the stage door in the alley

 

APPOINTMENTS:

To schedule an appointment, please visit -

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0C45ABA62EABFB6-laboheme

 

PLEASE ADD IN THE COMMENT BOX IF YOU ARE UNION (AEA) OR NON-UNION>

 

No phone calls, please.  Appointments will not be scheduled via phone or email. 

Questions can be directed to Tricia Hofeld, Production Assistant at [email protected].

Contact information

Theater Latte Da
Tricia Hofeld
Email/contact
Web site

Files

PDF icon Accompanist Schedule.pdf (1.09 MB)

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