Stadium Theatre Audition Dates

Bring It On The MusicalGreen Day's American Idiot, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR.A Killer Class Reunion at the Stadium TheatreThe Hunchback of Notre Dame, New England's Got Talent 2017 

Bring It On The Musical

Inspired by the hit film, Bring It On The Musical is filled with high flying and action packed fun. It’s senior year at Truman High School and it should be Campbell’s best cheer season yet, but unexpected redistricting pushes her to spend her final year of high school at nearby Jackson High School. Against the odds, Campbell befriends fellow dance crew girls and manages to form a powerhouse squad for their biggest competition at the National Championships.

Auditions will be held at the Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre on Monday, April 10th and Wednesday, April 12th, 2017, beginning at 6:30 PM.

We are seeking a diverse cast of actors of all ethnicities, ages 14+, with strong vocal, acting, and dance ability. Indicate on your audition form provided the night of auditions if you have prior cheerleading or gymnastics experience. There is a participation fee of $150 associated with this production.

Please bring an actor resume and headshot to be submitted to the production crew. All those auditioning must bring sheet music (16-32 prepared bars is preferred). An accompanist will be provided. There will be a dance portion all are required to participate in. Please dress appropriately.

Rehearsals will be held on Sunday afternoons from 1-4pm, and Wednesday/Thursday evenings from 6:30-9:30pm. Tech week will run July 9-13 and attendance is mandatory.

Performance dates are July 14th at 7:30 PM, July 15th at 7:30 PM, and July 16th at 2 PM.

Please contact Director Dillon Tognacci at dillontog@gmail.com if you have any questions.

View Bring It On Character Breakdown


Green Day's American Idiot

Based around the music of Green Day's Grammy winning album, American Idiot features hits like "21 Guns," “Know Your Enemy,” "Jesus of Suburbia" and “Boulevard of Broken Dreams”.  In a series of trials, tribulations, and love, three friends try to escape from the desolate wasteland known to them as suburbia; one joins the army, one endures hallucinations brought on by a reckless lifestyle, and the other is left behind to tend to his family’s future.

American Idiot features little dialogue and instead relies on the lyrics from Green Day's groundbreaking album to execute the story line. Come join us for an energy-fueled, bold rock and roll twist on the American musical.

Auditions will be held on Tuesday April 25th and Wednesday April 26th, 2017, beginning at 6:30 PM. Auditions will be located at The Stadium Theatre at 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, Rhode Island.

*American Idiot includes adult content. All roles are open but you must be age 16+ to audition. Anyone under 18 is required to have written parental/guardian consent on the individual’s audition form. (these are distributed the night of auditions at the door). A production fee of $150 is required for those under 18 if cast.

Please be prepared to sing 16-32 bars of a song in the style of the show. Your song selection does NOT have to be from a Broadway show. Please DO NOT select an audition song from American Idiot. You are required to have the sheet music for whatever you are singing. Acapella auditions are not permitted. Callbacks will take place after vocal and choreography auditions each night and will consist of songs from the show. Make sure to dress in the appropriate attire for a dance audition.

Rehearsals will be held on Sunday, Monday, and Thursday nights from 7-9:30 PM starting in May. 

Show dates are Saturday August 11th at7:30 PM, August 12th at 7:30 PM, and August 13th at 2 PM.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Director Zach Boulay at zachb428@gmail.com
We look forward to seeing you there!

View American Idiot's Character Breakdown


Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR.

Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR. follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends like Alex the lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman  the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip hippo, and of course the hilarious, plotting penguins, as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the crazy world of King Julien’s Madagascar.   “Move it, move it!” to the Stadium Theatre this summer for Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR!

Auditions will be held at the Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre on Monday, May 15th and Tuesday, May 16th, 2017, beginning at 6:30 PM.

Seeking actors ages 6-18 years of age. Please bring an actor resume and headshot if possible. Photos will be taken for reference when casting. Those auditioning should bring sheet music for the accompanist. No more than 16-32 prepared bars is necessary. Please note actors should dress appropriately for a dance portion following vocal auditions.

Rehearsals will be held on Sunday afternoons from 1-4pm, as well as Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6:30-9:00pm beginning in June. Tech week will run August 20-24. Attendance is required.

Performance dates are August 25th at 7:30 PM, August 26th at 7:30 PM, and August 27th at 2 PM. 

Contact Rebecca Donald at Rebecca@stadiumtheatre.com if you have any questions.

View the Madagascar – A Musical Adventure JR. Character Breakdown


A Killer Class Reunion at the Stadium Theatre

When the class president decided to host a 15 year class reunion, she expected reminiscing, party games, and the occasional joke from the class clown. What she got was horror, chaos, and murder. She needs all the help she can get figuring out who is to blame. Is it the golden boy jock? Or the quiet nerd? Maybe the drama geek got tired of always being the understudy. Figure it out before another student drops out...of life.

Auditions for A Killer Class Reunion, written by Brian and Ashley Lopes, will be held on Tuesday, May 23rd in the Marquee Room at the Stadium Theatre. Auditions will be from 6:30 PM-9:30 PM. A resume and headshot is not required but strongly suggested.

All of those auditioning should prepare a short comedic monologue for the audition. It does not need to be memorized but it is preferred. Cold readings from the script will follow. Please arrive for 6:30 and plan on staying most of the evening. No appointments.

Director, Ashley Lopes, is looking for six men and three women to round out this comedic cast. Everyone is roughly the same age, some characters can look older due to "hard living" or younger due to "having work done." Rehearsal days will be determined with cast conflicts in mind.

Performance Dates are August 4th, 5th, and 6th.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Ashley at actdougan@hotmail.com

Characters:
Melissa Wilson- Class President
David Miller- Class Clown
Robert Brown- The Nerd
Dana Jones- The Goth
Christopher Smith- The Jock
Jason Williams- All American Guy
Jennifer Moore-Williams- Prom Queen/Cheerleader
Mike Johnson- The Drama Geek
Dean Davis- The Bad Boy


The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Based on the Victor Hugo novel and songs from the award-winning Disney animated film, The Hunchback of Notre Dame features an epic musical score, love story, and lessons of acceptance and true heroism. The bells of Notre Dame sound through the Paris cathedral while Quasimodo, watches from above. Raised and held captive by the archdeacon Dom Claude Frollo, Quasimodo escapes and joins the crowd below. All but the beautiful gypsy, Esmeralda, treat him cruelly. While several suitors vie for the attention of Esmerelda, Frollo decides to take down all gypsies, leaving it up to Quasimodo to change their fate.

Auditions will be held at the Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre on Tuesday, July 18th and Wednesday, July 19th, 2017, beginning at 6:30 PM.

Actors ages 16+ and of all ethnicities with strong vocal, acting, and dance abilities are encouraged to audition. Please bring an actor resume and headshot to be submitted for review.

Actors auditioning are required to bring marked sheet music of 16-32 bars. Acapella auditions will not be accepted. An accompanist will be present. The score will also be available.  Please dress accordingly for a dance portion following vocal auditions.

Rehearsals will be held on Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday evenings from 6:30-9:30 PM beginning in late July. Tech week will run October 15th-19th. Attendance is mandatory.

Performance dates are October 20th at 10 PM, October 20th at 7:30 PM, October 21st at 7:30 PM, and Sunday, October 22th at 2 PM.

Contact Director Becca Donald at R.A.Donald@hotmail.com with any questions.

View The Hunchback of Notre Dame's Character Breakdown


New England's Got Talent 2017

The Stadium Theatre Performing Arts Centre presents New England’s Got Talent A talent competition in Rhode Island featuring the diverse talent of New England. Singers, dancers, comedians and uniquely gifted performers off all genres and all ages will dazzle you!

This year's winner will receive a $1500 Cash Grand Prize as well as a guaranteed audition with an Executive Talent Producer from America's Got Talent!

NEGT 2017 will be hosted by Broadway actor, dancer, and singer Ben Cook whose credits include Tuck Everlasting, Billy Elliot, Ragtime and Newsies!

Entertainment industry professionals will judge the competition including, music producer Al Gomes, nationally touring vocalist Angela Bacari, Brooklyn-based writer and performer Nick Blaemire and Pell Award winning singer, actor and playwright Rose Weaver. 

Learn more about the NEGT 2017 Judges

The NEGT 2017 auditions will be held on two dates.

Tuesday, August 15th, from 10 AM to 7 PM - By Appointment Only
Wednesday, August 16th, from 10 AM to 7 PM - By Appointment Only

Auditions will be held at The Stadium Theatre located at 28 Monument Square, Woonsocket, RI.

Competition Date - September 23rd, 2017

Please read the Preliminary Audition Requirements & Criteria

Please read the Competition Rules and Regulations

Register Online to Audition for NEGT 2017

To register by mail, print the Preliminary Audition Registration Form and Release and
Hold Harmless Form. Complete and mail the forms with registration fee payment to:

NEGT Registration
The Stadium Theatre
28 Monument Square
Woonsocket, RI 02895

Contact NEGT Director Gian DiCostanzo at gian@stadiumtheatre.com with any questions.