Call for Artists & Auditions


Equity Performers
Pittsburgh Guest Artist Agreement Level 2
EMC & Non-Equity and Youth Talent
for our FOOTLOOSE, The Musical.

Rehearsals begin July 29th with performances thru August 18

Full rehearsal and tech dates are below.

Adult performers are paid positions.


Keystone State Music Theater is located 30 minutes from downtown Pittsburgh.


Open Singer Audition: Saturday, June 2nd from 12:00-4:00
Open Dancer Audition: Saturday, June 2nd from 4:00-5:30

Youth Audition: Saturday, June 2nd from 4:00-5:30

Callbacks: Sunday, June 3rd from 12:00-4:00

Audition Location: KSMT Academy located in the Regional Learning Alliance
(850 Cranberry Wood Dr, Cranberry Township, PA 16066)

Rehearsal Location: KSMT Academy

Performance Location: Rotary Amphitheater, in Cranberry Community Park

Full rehearsal and tech dates are below.



Audition appointment times are now being scheduled. Please email auditionsksmt@yahoo.com to reserve your time.


Adults: Please prepare one 32 bar cut of a song. Bring sheet music in the correct key; an accompanist will be provided, but will not transpose. Please no a cappella, tape recorders 
or CD players. Some may be asked to stay for a dance call. Some may be asked to attend callbacks the following day. Bring appropriate dancewear and (if you have them) dance shoes.

Youth Talent: Please be prepared for a jazz dance audition. Some may be asked askedto the callback the following day to sing. Young ladies & men, please wear appropriate dancewear and shoes.  If called back, please prepare one 32 bar cut of a song. Bring sheet music in the correct key; an accompanist will be provided, but will not transpose. Please no a cappella, tape recorders or CD players.  

Video submissions are being accepted and can be sent to 
auditionsksmt@yahoo.com. Please send a resume and headshot with any video submission.


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Adult rehearsals are July 29 - August 5 (1:00pm-10:00pm weekdays, 10:00am-6:00pm weekends) with a dinner break. Some conflicts, and late starts may
be
allow. Please contact us with any questions.

Youth rehearsals are July 23-26 from 12:00-5:00pm & July 29 - August 5 (1:00pm-10:00pm weekdays, 10:00am-6:00pm weekends).

Tech rehearsals are August 6 - 9 — 3:00pm-11:00pm, & August 10 — 3:00pm-5:00pm

Performances are August 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18 at 8:00pm


If you are not available for these dates, feel free to email to be on file for future projects.


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Breakdown:


Fooloose – Music by Tom Snow, Lyrics by Dean Pitchford
Director & Choreographer: Chris Saunders; Musical Director: Carolyn Violi


Ren McCormack (Male) -  A teenage boy from Chicago. Fun, quick-witted and loves to dance, out-going personality. Needs to be a strong actor, singer, and dancer. (tenor) 

Ariel Moore(Female) - Rebellious daughter of Reverend Moore. Needs to be a strong actor, singer, and dancer. (mezzo)

Reverend Shaw Moore (Male) - The minister of Beaumont. Ariel's father. Needs to be a strong singer and actor. (baritone)

Vi Moore (Female) - Ariel's mother. Needs to be a strong singer and actor. (mezzo)

Ethel McCormack (Female) - Ren's mother. Needs to be a strong singer and actor. (mezzo)

Chuck Cranston (Male) - Ariel's "bad boy" boyfriend. Needs to be a strong singer and actor. (tenor)

Willard Hewitt (Male) - A true country boy. Big tempered, loves his mama. Befriends Ren's. Needs to be a strong actor, singer, and dancer. (baritone/tenor)

Rusty (Female) - Ariel's best friend. Eventually falls for Willard. Needs to be a strong actor, singer, and dancer. (mezzo) 

Cowboy Bob (Male / Female) - A cowboy in a country western dance hall. Needs to be a strong singer and actor.
 
ADULT ENSEMBLE:  Age: 20-60. All vocal types. Ensemble will play various supporting and featured roles. All smaller roles and understudies will be cast from the ensemble.

YOUTH ENSEMBLE: Age: 12-18 MALE & FEMALE. All vocal types. Ensemble
will play various supporting and featured roles. All smaller roles and understudies will be cast from the ensemble.


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Searching for Stage Managers

Keystone State Music Theater is currently searching for a stage manager for its professional production of FOOLOOSE, the Musical. All positions competitively paid. Email resumes to ChrisKSMT@yahoo.com. The positions will be filled immediately. Rehearses generally from 1:00-10:
00pm, July 29th-August 18th 

If you are not available for these dates, feel free to email to be on file for future projects.