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This site-specific production will be performed at The Historic White Home. All positions are PAID. 

Old Town Theatre Company is seeking creative risk takers who are humble, hard-working, focused, and skilled. We wish to work with artists who are looking to ask more of themselves and more of their art form. Attitude and dedication to growth are valued above skill. Old Town Theatre Company is a brand new theatrical endeavor which operates under the umbrella of Old Town Association, a non-profit in Rock Hill, SC. 

Sign up to request an audition slot. We will email you back with a confirmed time. 
 
Auditions will be held in 1.5 hour group sessions based on imagination, team work, and movement. Please be prepared to stay for your entire time slot.

 

Saturday September 7, 2019 
10:30am - 12:00pm
12:30pm - 2:00pm
2:30pm - 4:00pm

 

 

HOW TO PREPARE

  • Please wear professional attire that will allow you to move

  • Please arrive 15 minutes early to fill out an audition form

  • A monologue is NOT required

  • If you play a musical instrument, please prepare a short selection with your instrument. We are looking for musicians that can play various instruments such as a flute, violin, guitar, etc. Violin is preferred. This is NOT a requirement for casting.

  • Be prepared to read sides from the script

 

AUDITION LOCATION
The Gettys Center Courtroom (2nd Floor)
201 E Main St, Rock Hill, SC 29730

 

WHAT TO BRING

  • All work and personal scheduling conflicts for September thru November 2nd. 

  • 1 copy of your headshot and resume [8x10]

If you are unable to audition and would like to be considered please send email to Evan Goetz at evan.goetz@cityofrockhill.com with your headshot and resume for a private audition or to submit a video audition. 
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THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW
Adaptation by Catherine Bush

Sleepy Hollow, a village haunted by the legendary Headless Horseman, has a new schoolmaster—the somewhat hapless and extremely superstitious Ichabod Crane. When Ichabod tries to win the hand of the beautiful Katrina Van Tassel, he makes an enemy of her former suitor, the brawny Brom Bones. Brom vows revenge and, one dark and spooky night, Ichabod finds himself in for the ride of his life!.

 

REHEARSALS: 

  • September 10th - October 23rd | MON, TUE, WED, THUR 6:30pm-8:30pm

  • Occasional Saturdays depending on conflicts.

  • No rehearsals September 18-22 and Oct. 1-5

 

PERFORMANCES: 

  • October 24-26 – 7:30pm performances

  • October 31-November 2 – 7:30pm performances


Cast size: Six (3 men, 3 women)

 

The following roles are to be played by the same actor:

  • Ichabod Crane

  • Spirit #1/Mrs. Van Ripper/Maria Metternich/Headless Horseman #2 - ALREADY CAST

  • Spirit #2/Headless Horseman #1/Peter Ganesvoort/Baltus Van Tassel

  • Spirit #3/Johanna Brinkerhoff/Mrs. Van Tassel

  • Spirit #4/Major Andre/Brom Bones/Headless Horseman #3

  • Spirit #5/Katrina Van Tassel/Headless Horseman #4


Character Breakdown:

  • Ichabod Crane – a schoolteacher

  • Katrina Van Tassel – a maid in the village, a coquette

  • Headless Horseman – the ghost of a Hessian soldier

  • Baltus Van Tassel – Katrina’s father, a rich farmer

  • Mrs. Van Tassel, Katrina’s mother, a farm wife

  • Brom Bones – a country swain in love with Katrina

  • Maria Metternich – a maid in the village, flirts with Brom

  • Johanna Brinkerhoff – a maid in the village, likes to sing

  • Peter Ganesvoort – Brom’s schoolmate and friend

  • Mrs. Van Ripper – Ichabod’s landlady

  • Spirits – beings that haunt the woods around Sleepy Hollow

 

Questions? Email us at evan.goetz@cityofrockhill.com