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2023 NYC Cabaret
June 7-10, 2023
We are looking for singing-actors with a passion for performing who learn by doing and are ready to take the next step in their performing journey.
Apply now and get ON STAGE with us!
Applicants must submit the following in full for consideration:
a completed application;
1 recommendation form from someone who has worked with you in voice lessons or who can attest to your musical development (this may be waived only by replacing it with a resume with significant performing experience and submitted in your email with links and headshot);
1 current professional color headshot;
Video recordings of 1-minute cuts of two songs in a musical theatre or cabaret style.
Open Call Auditions
We are casting for BOTH Youth (ages 13+) AND Adults (ages 18+).
STEPS TO APPLY
Step One: Submit an Application CLICK HERE FOR PARTICIPANT APPLICATION
Step Two: Send the link to your voice instructor, theatre or choir director to fill out a recommendation form on your behalf. This form may be waived only by replacing it with a resume with significant performing experience and submitted in your email with links and headshot. CLICK HERE FOR TEACHER RECOMMENDATION FORM
Step Three: Email professional headshot and YouTube links for video recordings of 2 cuts (each 1-minute in length) of songs to email@example.com showcasing singer's vocal versatility and dramatic strengths within the musical theatre genre. Subject of email should be in this format: Last Name, First Name Video Submissions
Songs must be in the musical theatre style but can originate from off-broadway, MT song cycles/stand alone songs, movie musicals or Disney - no pop, jazz or other CCM styles will be accepted.
At least one video should be close enough (from the waist up) to exhibit facial expression.
Recordings cannot be auto-tuned, filtered or recorded with any other voice altering apps or software.
Slate at the beginning of each video: Full Name and Song/Show Titles
Please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Show the full range of your dramatic package.
Wear appropriate, professional audition attire.
Pay attention to the details of the lighting, sound and background of your videos. There should to be good light on your face, a background that won't steal attention from your performance, and high quality, balanced sound for your voice and your accompaniment track.
Professionalism is key. Pay attention to the instructions and follow directions. This, in itself, is part of your audition.
Applications are being accepted until March 1, 2023;
however, once all cabaret roles are cast, registration will close.
Interested applicants should apply at their earliest convenience.
Participation fee includes a variety of immersive experiences listed below depending on selected package.
2023 Silver, Gold, & Platinum Packages