Auditions for The Wizard of Oz will be on Monday, September 12 from 6-8:30pm
Please note that your audition song should be memorized. We recommend that actors work on their diction and interpretation of the song.  Actors between the ages of 8 and 18 are welcome to audition. There will be a dance audition, as well.

We rehearse Monday - Thursday from 6-8 pm.

Leading actors can expect 3-4 rehearsals per week. Ensemble members can expect 1-2 rehearsals per week. Tech rehearsals are November 28, 29, 30 and December 1 from 6-10 pm. Younger actors may be released at 9 pm. In general, Tuesdays and Thursdays are for choreography and Mondays and Wednesdays are for blocking.

Audition songs/monologue
Dorothy - Over the Rainbow
Scarecrow - If I Only Had a Brain
Tinman - If I Only Had a Heart
Lion - If I Only Had the Nerve
Glinda - Come Out
Wicked Witch - monologue
Ensemble - Ding, Dong, the Witch is Dead

All the music and the Wicked Witch monologue can be found HERE

All actors auditioning will need to fill out the Audition Form prior to the audition date. 

PLEASE NOTE: Participation in this production is free of charge. Actors will be expected to raise money for the production by selling patrons and ads for the program. Costumes and props will be a combination of items provided by MacGuffin and items provided by the cast. If any of this is a hardship, please speak to Liz at LFredette@MacGuffinTF.com prior to the audition. Your ability to contribute these things will not determine whether or not you can participate in the production.



Auditions for
The Singin' Bohemians Cabaret Troupe*
Directed by John Rea, Choreography by Liz Fredette
When: Tuesday, September 13, 2022 from 6-7 PM
Where: 2030 Sansom Street, 2nd Floor (purple door)
Please check out the information about The Singin' Bohemians here and fill out the Audition Sheet in advance of the auditions.

Performers between the ages of 12 and 18 should prepare a Broadway song that shows off their range and talents. Please bring sheet music. There will also be a dance audition led by choreographer, Liz Fredette.



Auditions for
This Side Up Comedy Improv Troupe*
Directed by Jen Jaynes
When: Wednesday, September 14, 2022 from 6-7 PM
Where: 2030 Sansom Street, Mainstage (1st floor, rear)
Please check out the information about This Side UP Comedy Improv Troupe here and fill out the Audition Sheet in advance of the auditions.

Actors between the ages of 12 and 18 will perform comedy improvisations with the current members of This Side Up. We recommend watching the tv show 'Whose Line is it Anyway' to get the feel for the kind of improvisations you'll perform.


Auditions for
The Mechanicals Acting Troupe*
Directed by Liz Fredette
When: Tuesday, September 13, 2022 from 7-8 pm
Where: 2030 Sansom Street, 2nd Floor (purple door)
Please check out the information about The Mechanicals' Acting Troupe here and fill out the Audition Sheet in advance of the auditions.

Actors between the ages of 12 and 18 are welcome to audition. Please prepare a 1-2 minute monologue.

* All of our troupes are both elite training programs and performance troupes. In addition to rehearsing and performing in and outside of our community, troupe members function as ambassadors for MacGuffin and leaders within our program.

Troupes rehearse on Saturdays following our class session schedule:

The Mechanicals Acting Troupe 12:30-2:30 PM
This Side UP Comedy Improv Troupe 2-3:30 PM
The Singing' Bohemians 2:30-4 PM

Tuition for the Troupes is $250 each for the fall and winter sessions and $150 for the spring session.

For more information, please check out our Troupes page or contact John Rea at jrea@macguffintf.com