Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Auditions in San Antonio for Langston Hughes' The Black Nativity, Renaissance Guild, September 20 - October 7
The Carver Community Cultural Center and The Renaissance Guild announce auditions for their annual production of the hit gospel song play The Black Nativity by Langston Hughes, directed by Danielle King. It's a soulful retelling of the Christmas story with a predominately black cast, with narrative, pantomime, gospel songs and folk spirituals, a unique creation of the prolific poet and playwright Langston Hughes. Four Performances: Dec 14-16, 2012 ~ Friday: 8pm, Saturday: 3pm and 8pm, Sunday: 4pm
We are looking for actors, singers, church musicians, and church praise dancers of all ages, 10-99! There will be speaking and non-speaking roles. Beginner or seasoned actors of all colors, sizes, and ages are welcome! All actors and singers must be able to perform basic dance movement. All positions are volunteer - non-Equity. Audition dates are Thursdays, Sept 20, 27, & Oct 4th 6.30 p.m.. Auditions by appointment preferred. Walk-in auditions based on open availability. Location: Little Carver Civic Center, 226 N. Hackberry, SATX, 78202 (click for map). Please arrive 15 minutes early to sign in
Singers: all registers and gospel styles needed.Come prepared with 32 bars of a memorized gospel/Christian song of your choice, a cappella or with a CD TRACK (PLEASE NO iPODs, CDs ONLY!)
Praise Dancers: come prepared with 32 bars of choreographed dance routine in costume. Can be individual or group of dancers.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (210) 656-0349 for an audition time. Spaces are limited! Audition results: posted via website and on our voicemail box on Monday, Oct 15, 6 pm (subject to change)
Rehearsal dates: Oct 23 - Dec 13, Mon - Friday, 6.30 -9pm, based on cast schedule and an occasional Saturday if needed. Rehearsal location: TBA For additional audition information and list o roles with character descriptions click here or call (210) 656-0349