Audition Information

First-time auditioner for an On Stage show? This information may help! General Guidlines for On Stage Theatre Productions

Questions about On Stage Theatre Auditions:
Our staff is always happy to answer your questions about our On Stage auditions! E-mail our staff click here.

General Audition Requirements for Next Stage:
Unless otherwise noted, the following requirements apply to our auditions:
- Audition Form
- Headshot - can be a picture as long as the face is clearly visible
- Resume
- 16-32 bars of a song and bring sheet music or karaoke-style CD.

General Audition Requirements for Mainstage and Actor's Café:
Unless otherwise noted, the following requirements apply to our auditions:
- Actors ages 16 and older are encouraged to audition.
- Actors should prepare 16-32 bars of a song and bring sheet music or karaoke-style CD.

School of Rock the Musical - Show Details | Audition

School of Rock the Musical
When:

Friends of Desert Stages Auditions:
Saturday, April 1st
Solo auditions ages 8 and older
Group auditions ages 7 and younger
Please call the box office to schedule your appointment... 480-483-1664 option 1

Solo auditions 9:00 am - 1:00 pm *16-32 bars of a song and bring sheet music or karaoke-style CD
Group auditions 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Any "Friend" wishing to have an instrumental auditions please arrive at 2:00 pm

General Auditions:
Sunday, April 2nd
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Instrumental auditions
5:00 pm General auditions - you will be taught the audition song and dance at the auditions

**​I​f you are interested in auditioning f​o​r Katie, Zac​k​, Dewey, Lawrence , or Freddy you ​MUST come to musical instrument auditions.
If you would like to be considered for Zac​k​ or Dewey, please prepare any Guitar Solo
If you would like to be considered for Lawrence, please be very familiar with You're in the Band

If you are planning on auditioning to play the drums, guitar or keyboard, please prepare the following:
​(We will have drums and a keyboard, please bring guitar or bass)​

A verse ​and a chorus of any of the following 4 songs:
You're in the Band
Stick it to the Man
Time to Play
School of Rock

The Importance of Being Earnest - Show Details | Audition

The Importance of Being Earnest
When:

Sunday, April 30, 2017, 7 pm

Actor's Café - Ages 16 and up

Two young gents have taken to bending the truth in order to put some excitement into their lives. Worthing has invented a brother whom he uses as an excuse to leave his dull life behind. Montcrieff decides to take the name Earnest when visiting Worthing’s beautiful ward, Cecily. Things start to go awry and their deceptions are discovered.

Catch Me If You Can - Show Details | Audition

Catch Me If You Can
When:

Sunday, May 14, 2017, 6 pm

Next Stage Production - Ages 12 to 19

Seeking fame and fortune, Frank Abignale, Jr. runs away from home to begin an unforgettable adventure. Frank successfully poses as a pilot, a doctor and a lawyer - living the high life and winning the girl of his dreams. But when Frank’s lies catch the attention of FBI agent Carl, Carl pursues Frank across the country to make him pay for his crimes.