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Auditions, Callbacks & Casting

 

Scripts and links for upcoming auditions 

The scripts for auditions can be found on GauchoSpace. Please note that the scripts cannot be downloaded nor printed.  Please do not share these scripts with anyone. 
 

Fires in the Mirror

By Anna Deavere Smith
Directed by Risa Brainin
 
PERFORMANCES:             February 26th - 28th
                                            Live Zoom Performances
 
GENERAL AUDITIONS: Janurary 4th 6pm-10pm
                                            Zoom Auditions
 
CALLBACKS: January 5th 6pm-10pm
                                            Zoom Callbacks
 
1ST REHEARSAL: January 11th
 
 
REHEARSALS:
Typically 20 hours per week until tech rehearsals begin. This play will rehearse Monday – Friday between the hours of 6-10 until tech week. There will be some Friday afternoon rehearsals and possibility of rehearsals on Saturdays. There are additional hours for techs and dress rehearsals leading to performances including Saturdays and Sundays.
 
 
CREDIT:
3 units of THTR 49 and/or 149 will be given to cast members.
 
 
SCRIPTS:
The current draft of the script is now available on GauchoSpace
 
 
AUDITION REQUIREMENTS:
Any full time UCSB student is welcome and encouraged to audition. 
 
 
AUDITION PREPARATION:
More information coming soon. 
 
 
THE PLAY:
More information coming soon. 
 
CHARACTERS:
More information coming soon. 
 

Airness                   

By Chelsea Marcantel
Directed by Kate Bergstrom
 
 
PERFORMANCES:             February 18th - 20th
                                            Live Zoom Performances
 
GENERAL AUDITIONS: Janurary 4th 6pm-10pm
                                            Zoom Auditions
 
CALLBACKS: January 5th 6pm-10pm
                                            Zoom Callbacks
 
1ST REHEARSAL: January 11th

                                   

REHEARSALS:

Typically 20 hours per week until tech rehearsals begin.  This play will rehearse Monday – Friday between the hours of 6-10 until tech week. There will be some Friday afternoon rehearsals and possibility of rehearsals on Saturdays.  There are additional hours for techs and dress rehearsals leading to performances including Saturdays and Sundays.

 

CREDIT:

3 units of THTR 49 and/or 149 will be given to cast members.

 

SCRIPTS:

The current draft of the script is now available on GauchoSpace

 

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS:

Any full time UCSB student is welcome and encouraged to audition.

More information coming soon. 

 

AUDITION PREPARATION:

More information coming soon. 

 

THE PLAY:

More information coming soon. 

 

Winter One-Acts

Directed by 
 
PERFORMANCES: January 12th - 14th
                                                 3 Live Zoom Performances
 
GENERAL AUDITIONS: January 9th 3pm-7pm
                                                 Zoom Auditions
 
CALLBACKS: January 10th 3pm-7pm
                                                Zoom Callbacks
 
1ST REHEARSAL: January 11th
 
 
REHEARSALS:
Typically 20 hours per week until tech rehearsals begin. This play will rehearse Monday – Friday between the hours of 6-10 until tech week. There will be some Friday afternoon rehearsals and possibility of rehearsals on Saturdays. There are additional hours for techs and dress rehearsals leading to performances including Saturdays and Sundays.
 
 
CREDIT:
3 units of THTR 49 and/or 149 will be given to cast members.
 
 
SCRIPTS:
More information coming soon. 
 
AUDITION REQUIREMENTS:
Any full time UCSB student is welcome and encouraged to audition.
More information coming soon. 
 
AUDITION PREPARATION:
More information coming soon. 
 
THE PLAY:
More information coming soon. 
 
 

Reserve A Room Online!

DANCE AND THEATER MAJORS ONLY.

Reserve rooms from anywhere you have an internet connection. Don't see the room you're looking for? Scroll to the right! 

Not a major? Be sure to get written approval from Daniel Herrera (daniel12@ucsb.edu) prior to booking a room.

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Register an account

  1. Please only reserve one hour per day per project.
  2. If you no longer need a reservation, please delete it so it can be used by your colleagues.
  3. Leave your contact information in the event of an emergency.

Looking to book a room further out than a week or on a re-occuring basis? Email dherrera@theaterdance.ucsb.edu.

 

Run/Wardrobe Crew (THTR 29D/49/149)

 

Do you know your 29D, 49 or 149 requirement? Find it HERE

One can split their 2 Unit commitment up for instance taking one Unit of 29D and one unit of 49 or 149 on the same show.

 

POSITIONS AVAILABLE (DEPENDS ON THE PRODUCTION)

  • Light Board Operator
  • Sound Board Operator
  • Fly Crew
  • Deck/Props Crew
  • Followspot Operator
  • Wardrobe/Makeup Crew

HOW TO APPLY FOR RUN OR WARDROBE CREW:

  1. Review the show calendars below to find a production that fits your schedule.
  2. Email the Production Manager Daniel Herrera at daniel12@ucsb.edu with CREW/29D in the subject line, send him the name of the production you would like to work on, a screen shot of your weekly schedule, and three potential times you tend to have available during the week to sign the contract.  For Wardrobe/Makeup Crew, email the costume shop manager Denise Umland at denise.umland@ucsb.edu
  3. We will schedule an appointment via email to give you to discuss and to potentially assign your add code.

IMPORTANT NOTES:

  • All crew positions are first-come, first-served your spot is not secure until you have signed the crew contract..
  • All events listed on the calendars are required. It is not possible to partially participate in a production.
  • There are no opportunities to make up for an unexcused absence or lateness.

CALENDARS:

WMDID Crew Spots Still Available: 0 of 4 Needed 6

WMDID Wardrobe Crew Spots Still Available: 0 of 3

Fall Dance 2 unit Crew Spots Still Available: 0 of 3

Fall Dance 2 unit Assistant Stage Manager: 0 of 2. (Dance majors get priority) 2 dance majors were accepted late with Faculty approval.

Fall Dance 1 Unit Crew Spots Still Available: 0 of 4: Color Changers. 1 dance major was accepted late with Faculty approval.

Fall Dance Wardrobe Crew Spots Still Available: 0 of 4. 1 dance major was accepted late with Faculty approval.

Watson go to Birmingham Crew Calendar

 

Black Flag 1 unit Crew Spots Available: 1 of 5

Winter One Acts 1 unit Crew Spots Available: 0 of 5

HOOKMAN Crew Spots Still Available: 1 of 6

HOOKMAN Wardrobe Crew Spots Still Available: 3 of 4

 

Tartuffe Crew Spots Still Available: 2 of 6

Tartuffe Wardrobe Crew Spots Still Available: 0 of 4

 

Crew Spots for Spring Dance 

Spring Dance 2 unit Crew Spots Still Available: 3 of 4

Spring Dance 2 unit Assistant Stage Manager: 2 of 2. (Dance majors get priority) 

Spring Dance 1 Unit Crew Spots Still Available: 4 of 4: Color Changers/Deck crew

Spring Dance Wardrobe Crew Spots Still Available: 4 of 4

 

Crew Spots for Airness needed 6 of 6

 

Crew Spots for Five Prayers needed 4 of 4

Wardrobe Crew needed 4 of 4

 

CONTACTS:

 

 

Ushering

Want to be more involved with the Department? Want to see shows for free? Volunteer to be an usher for one of our shows!

WHAT: As an usher for the department's productions, you will be asked to hand out programs before the show, direct audience members to facilities during intermission, and organize the venue after the performance.

WHEN: Ushers should arrive 45 minutes PRIOR to curtain at the VENUE of the performance and check in with the house manager for instructions and a brief training session.

WEAR: Please arrive dressed tastefully in ALL BLACK.

WHY: For ushering, students may see the performance at no charge. It is possible (though not likely) that ushers will be asked to attend another performance if seating is very limited.

HOW: Use the buttons below to to sign up! You will be asked to enter your email address so that we can send you a reminder. Be advised that sign ups are on a first come, first served basis.

TO SIGN UP CLICK HERE!

Theater/Dance Mailing List

Email Sean at sposh@ucsb.edu with your UMail address and the subject "Please add me to the Mailing List." The Mailing List will have the latest information regarding department events such as auditions, run/wardrobe crew, and special events.

 

Prop/Furniture Rentals

Props/Furniture Rental Guidelines

Props and furniture are available for rental to the following:

  • Students currently enrolled in a class within the department
  • Recognized UCSB student organizations with a faculty advisor
  • Declared Majors/Minors within the department
  • Others as determined by the Technical Director

Rentals are available by appointment only. To make an appointment email Jaime Birkett jbirkett@ucsb.edu. A $50 deposit check is required for all rentals.

 

Props/Furniture Rental Guidelines

 

PERFORMANCES:             February 26th - 28th
                                            Live Zoom Performances