Audition Information

Saturday January 11th at 10:00 am

Sunday January 12th at 2:00 pm

Auditions will be be held at the Anacortes Community Theatre Annex building.  Located at 1020 11th Street, Anacortes, WA.  (Across the street from Sebo’s Hardware.)

Auditions:

January 11th 11-2 pm & January 12th  2-5 pm

*Please note that tech week and opening night takes place during Spring Break and there will be no rehearsal on January 19th and February 17th in observation of MLK and President’s Day. There will be no performance on April 12th in Observation of Easter Sunday*

Callbacks:  January 13th 6-9

First Read Through:  January 15th 6-9 pm

 First Rehearsal:  January 21st 6-9 pm

 *Please note that the ages listed are merely suggested ages, we encourage people of all ages to audition for the roles in which they are interested.*

Characters

Troy Bolton: The most popular kid at East High, he is the star of the basketball team who yearns to be more than what people want him to be. Troy discovers his love for music but refuses to admit it. Athletic, charismatic, and a true leader. Has a romantic relationship with Gabriella. Vocal Range:  B5-B3. Age: 16-18

 

Gabriella Montez: The new girl in school. She is trying to blend in and avoid ‘labels’ at her new school. Shy and smart. Has a romantic relationship with Troy. Vocal range: E5-F3. Age 16-18

Sharpay Evans: The egocentric diva star of the school musicals, she is Ryan’s older twin and the alpha dog. She thinks being the musical star defines her and clutches the title like her life depends on it, no matter what the cost to others.  Vocal range: F5-A3. Age: 16-18

 Ryan Evans: Sharpay’s fraternal twin and a self-delusional ‘star in the making.’ He typically feels the brunt of Sharpay’s attacks and lives under her shadow. Although he possesses a diva exterior, he yearns to change. Vocal range: B5-B3. Age: 16-18

 Chad Danforth: Troy’s best friend. A star basketball player, part of the jocks, and second in command. Extremely focused on winning his school’s basketball championship, but is slowly understanding that there might be more to this world, including his sparring crush on Taylor. Vocal range: B5-A3. Age: 16-18.

 Taylor McKessie: The competitive head Brainiac of the school and President of the Science Club. She convinces Gabriella to join the Science Decathlon team. Taylor has a hidden soft spot for Chad, which she hides.Vocal range: C5-G3. Age: 16-18.

 Zeke Baylor: A basketball player on the Wildcats Team. Energetic and charismatic. He has two secrets: a crush on Sharpay and a love for baking, which he is happy and relieved to eventually reveal. Vocal range: G5-B3. Age: 16-18

 Kelsi Nielsen: The drama club’s rehearsal pianist and student composer extraordinaire who is having her musical produced at school. Underneath her shy demeanor, Kelsi is an outspoken firecracker.Vocal range: D5-A3. Age: 16-18.

 Jack Scott: The resident P.A. Announcer for the high school. He is shy and insecure in front of the rest of the kids, but smooth and confident at the mic. Known as the “Velvet Fog of East High.” Vocal range: G5-B3. Age: 16-18.

 Mrs. Darbus: The kooky, eccentric Drama Club teacher. She has her self-absored moments but is still devoted to her students and constantly encourages them. Passionate about the art of theatre. Age: 25-55.

 Coach Bolton: The stern basketball coach and Troy’s dad. He lost the big game years ago and wants his son to succeed where he failed. Blinded by his ambition for his son, he is still a good guy and proud father. 40-50.

 Ensemble Roles: Jocks; Thespians; Skaters; Cheerleaders; Party Kids; Adults; Brainiacs; Spectators. Ages: 16- 55.

Actors will sign up for a five minute time slot to perform a prepared audition song.  All  actors will return for the last hour of auditions for group readings and dance auditions.

  Perusal scripts are available at the ACT Office. (918 M Avenue.  Anacortes, WA.)

Office hours are Monday – Wednesday 10 am – 2 pm and Thursday 5 pm – 7 pm.