The New Jersey Performing Arts Center and the New Jersey Youth Theatre (NJYT) are seeking strong singers who can act and dance as well as trained ballet dancers to audition for the Cole Porter musical classic, Kiss Me, Kate.
The production, a collaboration between NJPAC Arts Education and NJYT, will play in NJPAC's Victoria Theater from July 15th-17th and July 20th-24th with a cast ranging in age from 15 to 23. Open call auditions for ballet-trained dancers will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 9. Open call auditions for singer/actors will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday April 8th and from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 9. Dance callbacks will start at 6 p.m. on April 9th and final callbacks will be held by appointment on Saturday, April 16th.
All auditions will held in the Horizon Theater at NJPAC's Center for Arts Education. Rehearsals will be held on weekends between May 9th and June 18th. From June 20th to July 7th, rehearsals will be held six days a week from 3-11 p.m. except for "tech" week.