Lion King JR. – Clifford School Auditions

Performances February 9-11

Register to Audition

K-2 Ensemble Registration

CREDITS

Music and Lyrics by ELTON JOHN & TIM RICE
Additional Music and Lyrics by LEBO M, MARK MANCINA, JAY RIFKIN, and HANS ZIMMER
Book by ROGER ALLERS & IRENE MECCHI
Based on the Broadway production directed by Julie Taymor
For more information on the show: Publisher

Director Caitlin Savage, Choreographer Daina Block, Vocal Director Theresa Ames, Ensemble Music Director Jennifer Overbey & Niki Kolokithas

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

Actors must be students at Clifford School to audition for this show.

-Main cast grades 3-8, audition required, all that audition for acting/singing and dance, submit paperwork and registration fee at auditions will be cast. Everyone in main cast must do a dance audition also. Sign up for both. A one minute monologue is optional but encouraged. Prepare a one minute song piece. See audition tips for more information.

-Ensemble grades K-2, no audition required, all that submit paperwork and registration fee by the due date will be cast.

AUDITION DATES

-Main Cast Acting/Singing auditions October 2 & 3
Dance audition October 4. All main cast must attend dance audition.

-K-2 Ensemble does not audition.

REHEARSALS

-Main Cast Rehearsals
Mondays & Wednesdays, October 25-January 31, 3:00-6:00 pm
Fridays, October 27th & January 26, 3:00-6:00 pm

-Ensemble Rehearsals
Mondays & Wednesdays 2:30-3:30 pm
December 4 – January 31 in Room 7

No rehearsals Thanksgiving week, and winter break

TECH REHEARSALS

-Main Cast
February 3 & 4, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
February 5 & 6, 4:00-8:30 pm
February 7 & 8, 5:00-9:30

-Ensemble
February 4, 9:00-10:30 am
February 6, 5:00-6:30 pm
February 8, 6:00-7:30 pm

MANDATORY FAMILY MEETINGS

-Main Cast
October 25 & January 29 from 6:00-7:30 pm

-Ensemble
December 6 & January 29 from 6:00-7:30 pm

PERFORMANCES

February 9 & 10  at 7:00 pm and February 11 at 1:00 pm

LOCATION

All auditions, rehearsals and meetings at Clifford School. Tech rehearsals and performances at McKinley School.

SYNOPSIS

The African savannah comes to life on stage with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle… and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale.

FEE AND REQUIREMENTS

-Main Cast $75 – no refunds two days after cast list is posted. Each main cast family is required to contribute a minimum of 30-35 hours per actor towards the production. Fee includes script, t-shirt & telegram.

-Ensemble $40 – no refunds. Each ensemble family is required to contribute a minimum of 10-15 hours towards the production. Fee includes: Show t-shirt & telegram.

Disney’s The Lion King  JR.
Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.
421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212-541-4684 Fax: 212-397-4684
www.MTIShows.com