Ohio State Lima holds auditions Nov. 14-15 for Sweeney Todd
Open auditions for Ohio State Lima’s spring musical, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Nov. 14-15, 2017, in the Martha W. Farmer Theatre for the Performing Arts in Reed Hall.
Performance dates for the Departments of Theatre and Music production of Sweeney Todd are April 12-15, 2018. Margie Anich will direct with musical direction by Dr. Matthew Young. Call-backs will be by invitation, and will take place from 6:30-9:00 p.m., Thur., Nov. 16. Those auditioning should prepare 32 bars of a song from a Sondheim musical. There will not be an accompanist for the auditions, but participants may bring a track, or sing a capella.
Those who are called back will be asked to sing a song from the show, and do a cold-reading.
The Departments of Theatre and Music are committed to creating productions that reflect the diversity of the community in which we live. All roles are open to strong singers/performers of all ethnicities.