• Mar 14th


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    Auditions for SoWashCo Summer Stock’s production of Spring Awakening

    Synopsis of Spring Awakening: https://www.mtishows.com/spring-awakening

    Open to all individuals ages 16-22 regardless of the school they attend or previously attended.

    Content Warning: This musical contains mature content that may not be suitable for all performers and audience members. Spring Awakening contains explicit language, sexual situations, and scenes depicting violence and suicide. Specific character requirements are listed here.


    Monday, May 15th from 3:30-6:30pm
    Tuesday, May 16th from 6-9pm
    Or submit electronically by Monday, May 15th at 12pm
    East Ridge High School Black Box, Door 7
    4200 Pioneer Drive
    Woodbury, MN 55129

    Please plan to stay for the entire session if you are auditioning in person.

    Audition Sign-Up Form
    Please contact Jimmy at jstocco@theloftstage.org if you have problems with the audition form.

    Tech Crew

    Virtual tech crew information meeting Monday, May 15th at 8pm
    Tech Crew Information Zoom Meeting
    Tech Crew Form

    What to Prepare for Auditions

    Please prepare 16-32 bars (approx. 1 minute) of a musical theater or pop song in the style of Spring Awakening. Auditioners should bring recorded accompaniment, a speaker and hook ups will be provided. You may also sing the selected piece here and accompaniment will be provided. There will be a short movement element of the audition so please wear or bring clothes and shoes you can move easily in. Auditioners will also be asked to read from some of the sides provided here.

    Description of SoWashCo Summer Stock

    Join your peers to create a performance of Spring Awakening. Both actors and technicians are invited to partake in this technique focused and skill-building intensive process. Dive into this pre-professional experience to hone your technique and create a full-length performance. There is a $100 registration fee for all participants. If you are interested in performing you will be asked to audition, and can register following casting. Ages 16-22 are eligible to participate.

    *Limited scholarships are available if registration fee is a barrier

    Age of Performers

    Auditions are open to performers 16 years and older. Any auditionees who are under 18 years at auditions must present a signed parent/guardian permission slip here confirming acceptance of the adult themes and mature requirements of this show. If an under 18 auditionee is successful in being cast in this production, further consents and guidelines will be discussed with the parent/guardian and cast member.


    (subject to change based on need and space availability)

    Monday, July 17th from 5-10pm
    Tuesday, July 18th from 5-10pm
    Wednesday, July 19th from 5-10pm
    Thursday, July 20th from 5-10pm
    Friday, July 21st from 5-10pm

    Monday, July 24th from 5-10pm
    Tuesday, July 25th from 5-10pm
    Wednesday, July 26th from 5-10pm
    Thursday, July 27th from 5-10pm
    Friday, July 28th from 5-10pm

    Monday, July 31st from 10am-12pm and 1-4pm
    Tuesday, August 1st from 10am-12pm and 1-4pm
    Wednesday, August 2nd from 10am-12pm and 1-4pm
    Thursday, August 3rd from 10am-12pm and 1-4pm
    Friday, August 4th from 10am-12pm and 1-4pm

    Tech Crew Schedule

    (subject to change based on need and space availability)
    Set Construction, Lighting, and Sound Crews

    Tuesday, July 18th from 6-9pm
    Thursday, July 20th from 6-9pm
    Saturday, June 21st from 9am-3pm

    Tuesday, July 25th from 6-9pm
    Thursday, July 27th from 6-9pm
    Saturday, June 30th from 9am-3pm

    Monday, July 31st from 9am-3pm (load-in)
    Tuesday, August 1st from 6-9pm
    Thursday, August 3rd from 6-9pm
    Saturday, August 5th from 9am-3pm

    Tech Rehearsals

    Saturday August 5th from 9am-3pm
    Monday, August 7th from 4-7pm and 7:30-10:30pm
    Tuesday, August 8th from 4-7pm and 7:30-10:30pm
    Wednesday, August 9th from 4-7pm and 7:30-10:30pm
    Thursday, August 10th from 4-7pm and 7:30-10:30pm


    All performances will be held at Oltman Middle School
    Friday, August 11th at 7pm
    Saturday, August 12th at 2pm and 7pm
    Sunday, August 13th at 6:30pm