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Audition Opportunities

Town Hall Arts Center is committed to expanding diversity in the casting of our shows. All roles are open to performers of all races, ethnicities, and identities.

Once on This Island
Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty

Directed by Betty Hart
Music Direction by Trent Hines
Assistant Music Direction by Lee Ann Scherlong
Choreography by Christopher Page-Sanders
Production Stage Manager: Mathew Kepler

Production runs April 8 through May 8

Town Hall Arts Center is seeking performers of color to play all roles. Seeking performers who are Black/African American/from the African diaspora, Native American/Indigenous, Hispanic/Chicana/Chicano/Latinx, Asian/Pacific Islander and/or those of mixed heritage.

  • Adult roles are paid a $400 rehearsal stipend and $40 per performance. There is also the potential for a profit share bonus based on ticket revenue.
  • One child role (female identifying) also available and pays a stipend of $400.
  • Some roles may be pre-cast. No AEA/Equity contracts are available for open roles.
  • Preference will be given to adult performers who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Any unvaccinated performers hired must submit weekly COVID test results through the rehearsal and performance process.

Rehearsal will begin on February 23rd. Minimal rehearsal conflicts may be considered but could affect casting.
Performance schedule is listed below. All actors are expected to be available for all performances. 

Auditions will be held at the Littleton Ballet Academy (directions below) on Sunday October 17th beginning at 2pm. All auditioners must sign up for an audition slot using the link button below.

Invited callbacks will be held at Town Hall Arts Center on Sunday October 24th beginning at 2pm.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Headshot and resume
  • 32-bars of a song appropriate to the show – bring sheet music in the correct key. An accompanist will be provided
  • 1-minute contemporary monologue

Littleton Ballet Academy – 1169 W Littleton Boulevard, Littleton, CO 80120
LBA is located 5 minutes East of THAC on Littleton Boulevard on the North side of the street.

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Character Breakdown

Ti Moune (F, 18-25) – A beautiful spirited peasant girl, full of restless energy and optimism. The heroine that tries to break social barriers to be with her love. Alto.
Vocal Range Top: E5
Vocal Range Bottom: G3

Daniel (M, 18-25) – A handsome, aristocratic leading young man who struggles with crossing social barriers. Sensitive and poetic. Bari-Tenor.
Vocal Range Top: F#4
Vocal Range Bottom: C#3

Mama Euralie (F, 30-60) – Ti Moune’s adoptive mother described as an “old peasant”. Caring, over-protective, superstitious, fiercely loving, and strong willed. Alto.
Vocal Range Top: B4
Vocal Range Bottom: Gb3

TonTon Julian (M, 30-60) – Ti Moune’s adoptive father described as an “old peasant”. Loving, supportive, caring, and practical. Baritone.
Vocal Range Top: E4
Vocal Range Bottom: A2

Asaka (F, 30-60) – A God. Mother to Earth. Generous and good-humored on the surface but not to be trusted. Powerful, funny, and ironic. Mezzo.
Vocal Range Top: E5
Vocal Range Bottom: A3

Erzulie (F, 20-50) – Goddess of love. Approachable but no less egocentric, sets out to prove tat love is stronger than the fear of death. Soprano
Vocal Range Top: C#5
Vocal Range Bottom: A3

Agwe (M, 25-60) – God of water. Larger than life, mysterious, instills fear. Commanding voice and strong presence. Baritone.
Vocal Range Top: E4
Vocal Range Bottom: B2

Papa Ge (M, 30-60) – God of Death. Cunning, manipulative, seductive, cynical, and teasing. Baritone.
Vocal Range Top: G4
Vocal Range Bottom: C3

Storytellers/Ensemble (M/F, 20-60) – Strong singers and dancers will fill out the ensemble and some speaking parts.

Little Ti Moune/Little Girl (F, 7-11) – Younger Ti Moune. Also portrays the child for whom the story is told. Strong singer.

Performance Dates and Times – 22 performances, 2 performance holds, 1 benefit performance, 2 Fundraiser hold

Friday April 8, 2022 – 7:30pm
Saturday April 9, 2022 – 7:30pm
Sunday April 10, 2022 – 2:00pm
Thursday April 14, 2022 – 7:30pm
Friday April 15, 2022 – 7:30pm
Saturday April 16, 2022 – 2:00pm
Saturday April 16, 2022 – 7:30pm
Sunday April 17, 2022 – 2:00pm
Sunday April 17, 2022 – 6:30pm
Monday April 18, 2022 – 7:30 – DAF Benefit
Wednesday April 20, 2022 – 7:30pm – HOLD
Thursday April 21, 2022 – 7:30pm
Friday April 22, 2022 – 7:30pm
Saturday April 23, 2022 – 7:30pm
Sunday April 24, 2022 – 2:00pm
Wednesday April 27, 2022 – 7:30pm – FUNDRAISER HOLD
Thursday April 28, 2022 – 7:30pm
Friday April 29, 2022 – 7:30pm – Added Stream
Saturday April 30, 2022 – 2:00pm
Saturday April 30, 2022 – 7:30pm – Added Stream
Sunday May 1, 2022 – 2:00pm – Added Stream
Wednesday May 4, 2022 – 7:30pm – LADIES NIGHT HOLD
Thursday May 5, 2022 – 7:30pm
Friday May 6, 2022 – 7:30pm – Added Stream
Saturday May 7, 2022 – 7:30pm – Added Stream
Sunday May 8, 2022 – 2:00pm- Added Stream
Sunday May 8, 2022 – 6:30pm – HOLD

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Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Town Hall Arts Center. There are no openings at this time.


Volunteer Opportunities

Visit the Volunteer Page or contact: Savannah Reeves, Patron Experience Manger; 303.794.2787, ext. 216, or email: sreeves@townhallartscenter.org