Auditions


The Peter Pan Foundation is thrilled to announce auditions for our upcoming Holiday performances, Annual Gala and PPF Performance Troupe!!!  Please read the following information, and then sign up below for an audition slot.  Auditions will occur August 18-20, 2017 and callbacks will occur August 25-26.

‘Twas The OPENING Night Before Christmas

The PPF’s Full-Length Original Holiday Show!

Last year, this beloved comedy, complete with dozens of fantastic characters and dozens of amazing holiday musical arrangements, returned to the PPF stage!  Due to popular demand, the show is back this year…and open to ALL ages (including a junior cast with full-length show)!

Please click HERE for descriptions of the various characters.

PERFORMANCES: December 8-December 10
REHEARSALS: Sundays, 3-7pm, beginning Sunday, September 10th. You will not be called for every Sunday.
TECH WEEK: December 2-December 7

WHAT TO PREPARE:
  • 16-32 measures of a song which shows off your voice, but also best fits the character(s) you are most interested in. Holiday songs are encouraged, but not required.
  • A less-than-a-minute sentence monologue/reading which best fits the character(s) you are most interested in.

The PPF’S Annual Gala!

The theme of the gala will be world/self/community empowerment, including songs from all genres!  We will showcase soloists, groups, covers, originals, poems and any works which we feel best represent the positive and powerful impact PPF has!

FINAL RUN THRU: Friday, January 5, 2018
PERFORMANCE: Saturday, January 6, 2018
REHEARSALS: TBD

WHAT TO PREPARE:
  • 16-32 measures of the song you wish to perform in the gala.
  • Please have TWO song selections prepared, though you may only be asked to sing one.

PPF Children’s Hospital Oakland (CHO) Show and Performance Troupe

Our PPF Performance Troupe is an ongoing talent pool, filled with performers of all ages who wish to have more opportunities to make a positive impact on the community. Performers are invited to events Children’s hospitals, Easter Seals Bay Area, retirement homes, marches, fundraisers, private events, videos, promo photo shoots, festivals, galas, and our annual performance at Disneyland!

Those wishing to audition for the The PPF Performance Troupe need only audition in person if they have NOT participated in a PPF show.  Current PPF performers can just send information/interest to the director at LeslieNoel@peterpanfoundation.org.
If you are NEW to the PPF, and interested in auditioning for our Performance Troupe, please sign up for an audition slot.

WHAT TO PREPARE:
  • 16-32 measures of a song which shows off your voice, but also best fits the character(s) your are most interested in. Disney songs are encouraged, but not required.
  • A less-than-a-minute monologue/reading which best fits the character(s) they are most interested in.

Details:
  • Auditions for all performance opportunities will be held August 18-20 at Studio L in Lafayette
  • Callbacks will be held August 25-26
  • Rehearsals for ‘Twas the OPENING Night before Christmas (‘Twas) will begin on September 10
  • Rehearsals for ‘Twas will be held on Sundays from 3:00-7:00
  • The participation fee for ‘Twas is $300, plus a $100 refundable volunteer deposit
  • Every family is expected to volunteer a minimum of 10 hours
  • To audition for any of our performance opportunities, please sign up for a one-hour audition slot by clicking the link at the bottom of this email
  • Be prepared to stay for the entire hour
  • If you are new to the PPF, please bring a recent headshot/photo to your audition

Individual Voice Lesson Opportunity!
Leslie has some teaching availability in the weeks leading up to auditions/callbacks if you need help with preparing for PPF Auditions or anything else musical you might want to work on. Studio L – August Lesson Availability
If you have any questions, please email ppfmagic@gmail.com!

Cabaret Nights

Cabaret Nights (Cab, for short) are monthly open mic nights for performers of all ages and skill-levels to share their craft. Performances are usually the last Sunday of each month at the Orinda Community Center at 7p.m., but it is best to sign up for our newsletter for exact information. Sign ups are required, and spaces fill quickly, so it is best to sign up early. Admission for Cab Night is $5.

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