introducing the COMMUNITY ENSEMBLE

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In our reimagined production, we are looking to cast a community ensemble comprised of about 30 local performers who will help bring the story to life both on stage and in the theater. This ensemble aims to engage and involve the diverse and talented community that surrounds McCarter, creating opportunities for performers of all ages, genders, races, and levels of ability. This diverse and enthusiastic group fills the streets of London, dances with the Fezziwigs, carols at Scrooge’s doorstep, and brings Christmas cheer to every corner of McCarter.

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AUDITIONS

Auditions for people ages 14 & up* are scheduled for

DATE TIME(S) LOCATION
Monday,
April 24
6pm – 7:30pm (Session 1)
7:30pm – 9pm (Session 2)
McCarter Theatre Matthews Stage
91 University Place, Princeton, NJ
Friday,
April 28
6pm – 7:30pm (Session 1)
7:15pm – 8:45pm (Session 2)
The Villagers Theatre Black Box
475 DeMott Lane, Somerset, NJ

All are welcome. No preparation is required.

*Includes anyone who will turn 14 before December 31, 2017. Auditions for children ages 5 to 13 will be held in the fall.

These venues are all accessible for persons who use mobility devices.
Please contact casting@mccarter.org for additional information.

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INFO SESSIONS & WORKSHOPS

All Info Sessions & Workshop dates have passed. Please note that attending an info session was not mandatory in order to audition.

 

REHEARSALS & PERFORMANCES

Please note that there are a number of daytime performances throughout the month of December, in addition to the evening performances. The Community Ensemble will perform at all performances. We’ll post our official 2017 schedule prior to callbacks this spring. If you’d like to get a sense of the commitment to be a member of the Community Ensemble, please view our tentative Rehearsal and Performance Calendar here.

 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Browse through our Frequently Asked Questions for more information about the community ensemble.

If you have any further questions or would like more information, please email casting@mccarter.org.

 
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TIMELINE

Casting for A Christmas Carol is a year-long process! Check out our timeline below to stay up-to-date on what’s happening now with info sessions, workshops, and auditions.

 
 
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