By PAM HARBAUGH
Start your engines….the season is upon us.
The Henegar will hold professional and non-professional auditions for both ‘Memphis’ and ‘Smokey Joe’s Cafe’ Aug. 7 to 10. Professional performers (both Equity and non-Equity) will audition by appointment 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday. Professional performers are expected to attend the dance call 1 to 2 p.m. Friday and noon to 1 p.m. Saturday. Limited housing available is available for professional performers. (To arrange for a video audition, contact email@example.com.)
Auditions for non-professional performers begin 7 p.m. on Sunday and Monday. No appointment necessary.
“Memphis” runs Oct. 2 to 18, with rehearsals beginning Aug. 30. “Smokey Joe’s Cafe” runs Jan. 15 to 31. (Friday, Saturday and Sunday performances), with rehearsals beginning in December (exact date TBA).
HISTORIC COCOA VILLAGE PLAYHOUSE, 300 Brevard Ave., Cocoa. 321-636-5050, CocoaVillagePlayhouse.com.
Cocoa Village Playhouse will hold auditions beginning 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 8 & 9, for the new musical, “Sherlock in Love,” a new musical written by Tony Macaulay (“Build Me Up Buttercup – The Musical” and “Windy City”).
The show runs Sept. 25 to Oct. 11. No experience necessary. Visit the website to learn more about the auditions.
MELBOURNE CIVIC THEATRE, 817 E. Strawbridge Ave., Melbourne. 321-723-6935, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit MyMCT.org.
MCT needs five men and six women from 20 to 60 years for its production of the comedy “The Curious Savage.” Auditions will be held 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday.
Auditions consist of cold readings from the script. The show runs Oct. 2 to Nov. 8.
SURFSIDE PLAYERS, 301 Ramp Road, Cocoa Beach. 321-783-3127 or visit SurfsidePlayers.com.
Surfside needs six adult women of all ages for its production of “Steel Magnolias.” It will hold auditions beginning 7 p.m. Aug. 23 and 24.
Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. No prior experience or resume is required. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes. Auditioners only need to attend one of the two nights. The show runs Oct. 23 to Nov. 8.
TITUSVILLE PLAYHOUSE, 301 Julia St., Titusville. Call 321-268-3711 or visit TitusvillePlayhouse.com.
TPI finishes its auditions tonight for “The Full Monty.” Auditions begin 5:30 p.m. today to cast one male, 10 to 15 years of age. The show runs Sept. 25th to Oct. 18.