North Central College - Naperville, IL

Auditions and Tryouts

Music Welcome Day

Sunday, September 14

11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Wentz Concert Hall and Fine Arts Center

Love music and anxious to start performing? This is where you want to be! Auditions and meetings ranging from jazz studies to voice placement will take place at this time. For more information and a more detailed schedule of the afternoon refer to the Music Welcome Day handout in your Welcome Week packet.

 

Theatre Meeting

Sunday, September 14

3 - 4 p.m.

Meiley-Swallow Hall, Theatre

All those interested in theatre activities at North Central for the
2014-2015 academic year are invited to this opening meeting,
which is mandatory for all theatre majors, minors and scholarship
holders. Find out important information about faculty, auditions,
shows and everything else you want to know about theatre.

All those interested in theatre activities at North Central for the2014-2015 academic year are invited to this opening meeting,which is mandatory for all theatre majors, minors and scholarshipholders. Find out important information about faculty, auditions,shows and everything else you want to know about theatre.

 

Fall Show Auditions

Wednesday, September 17

6 - 10 p.m.

Auditions for North Central’s fall shows, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” “Cynics” and “Parade” are open to all students. Please sign up for an audition time slot on the Fine Arts Center callboards (located in the lower level hallway near the green rooms).

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

Theatre at Meiley-Swallow Hall

Audition material - please email Carin Silkaitis to sign up for the Theatre Department Email List. Audition sides (scenes) will be emailed out to the department in early September. Please email assistant student director Noelle Humbert at nmhumbert@noctrl.edu if you did not receive the audition sides. Sides will also get posted on the Fine Arts Center callboard.

“Cynics”

Madden Theatre

Please sign up for an audition time slot on the Fine Arts Center callboards. Please prepare a one-minute monologue, seriocomic, comedic or dramatic as audition material.

“Parade”

Pfeiffer Hall

Please sign up for an audition time slot on the Fine Arts Center callboards. Please prepare a 32-bar cutting of a Broadway or related work in the style of the show as audition material.


Vocal Auditions

7 p.m.

Pfeiffer Hall Stage

Prepare 16 bars of a song that you feel shows off your voice. An accompanist will be provided. Have a second selection ready in case we need to hear more. There will be no readings at the preliminary auditions.


Coed Cheerleading Team

The Cheerleading Team performs at all home football and basketball games throughout the year. The team members also participate in competitions throughout the year and assist at events both on and off campus, including volunteering and providing service in the community. Tryouts are held in late spring for football season and everyone is encouraged to try out, regardless of experience level. For more information contact Head Cheerleading Coach Tierra Thompson at tjthompson@noctrl.edu.


Dance Team           

The Dance Team performs at all home football and basketball games throughout the year. Team members also participate and assist at events both on and off campus, including volunteering and providing service in the community. Tryouts are held in late spring and everyone is encouraged to try out, regardless of experience level. For more information contact Head Dance Coach Tierra Thompson at tjthompson@noctrl.edu. There are no tryouts in the fall.


Cardinal Athletic Band

The Cardinal Athletic Band performs at athletic events throughout the school year and invites any student who plays a band instrument to join. Aside from supporting athletics at all home football and basketball games, joining the Cardinal Athletic Band is a great way to make a wonderful new group of friends! Contact director of athletic bands Brooke Humfeld at bhumfeld@noctrl.edu to join the Cardinal Athletic Band today.