Lewis Family Playhouse - Broadway at the Gardens

Current Auditions - In The Heights

Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Book by Quiara Alegria Hudes

Directed by Benjamin Perez
Choregraphed by Marissa Herrera
Musically Directed/Conducted
by Ryan O’Connell

NON-UNION OPEN CALL

PRINCIPAL ROLES OPEN CALL
TUESDAY, JANUARY 9, 2017 – 6 pm
Sign-in begins 6 pm. Please sign in by 8:30 pm. See audition breakdown and below for role-specific audition requirements.

ENSEMBLE ROLES/DANCE CALL
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 10, 2017 – 6:30 PM

Sign-in begins 6:30pm. Dance call begins 7pm. See audition breakdown and below for details.

CALLBACKS THURSDAY, JANUARY 11 BY INVITATION ONLY

Principal Call:

Please bring to the audition a non-returnable copy of your professional theatrical resume and headshot. ALL characters please prepare 16 bars of a Pop, R&B or Contemporary Musical Theatre (RENT or after) sung musical selection. Music from the show is welcomed. Please bring sheet music in the correct key. An accompanist will be provided. No tracks or a capella selections. Be prepared to dance if requested.

  • Those wishing to be considered for Usnavi, Benny, Sonny or Graffiti Pete should also prepare a rap selection (a capella acceptable).
  • Those wishing to be considered for Usnavi, Vanessa, Benny or Graffiti Pete should be prepared to stay and dance and/or attend the dance call on 1/10. Graffiti Pete should be prepared to freestyle.
  • Those wishing to be considered for Ensemble roles should plan to also attend the Ensemble/Dance call on 1/10, or may be able to stay and dance on 1/9, time permitting.

Ensemble/Dance Call:

Please bring to the audition a non-returnable copy of your professional theatrical resume and headshot. ALL performers wishing to be considered for Ensemble roles should plan to attend the dance call. (Time permitting, performers attending the principal call may be able to stay and dance on 1/9.)

  • Following the dance call, some performers may be asked to and sing – please prepare 16 bars of a Pop, R&B or Contemporary Musical Theatre (RENT or after) sung musical selection. Music from the show is welcomed. Please bring sheet music in the correct key. An accompanist will be provided. No tracks or a capella selections.
  • Performers wanting to guarantee an opportunity to sing for a principal role should attend the principal call on 1/9.

There is pay. Stipend amount is based on role and/or experience. All roles are Non-Union.

There is a cast meeting Monday, January 22 and rehearsals begin Monday, February 5.

Please see rehearsal schedule and character breakdown below. Audition forms are also available and may be printed and filled out in advance if desired to bring to the audition.

ALL AUDITIONS AND REHEARSALS TAKE PLACE AT
The Lewis Family Playhouse
At the Victoria Gardens Cultural Center
12505 Cultural Center Drive,
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739

For questions, please email Nicki Heskin at Nicole.Heskin@CityofRC.us. Please check the Broadway at the Gardens Facebook page for the latest news or updates regarding auditions.

Rehearsal Schedule and Character Descriptions

» Audition Form (PDF Format)
» Rehearsal Schedule (PDF Format)
» Character Descriptions (PDF Format)