Thank you for your interest in getting involved with Silhouette Stages. We look forward to having you on-stage, back-stage, and in our audience. Below are our current volunteer opportunities as of 4/8/2019.
Auditions: She Loves Me
Silhouette Stages, Inc.
She Loves Me
Music by Jerry Bock
Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
Book by Joe Masteroff
Based on a play by Miklos Laszio
Director/ Choreographer: Stephen Foreman
Musical Director: Andrew Zile
Co-Choreographer: Emily Daubeinmire Zile
AUDITION DATES: (by Appointment Only)
- Sunday, July 14th – 7:00pm-10:00pm
- Monday, July 15th – 7:00pm-10:00pm
- Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane, Columbia, MD 21044
Auditions by appointment only - click here to sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0849afa62ea3f85-sheloves
CALLBACKS: (By Invitation as needed)
- Wednesday, July 17th – 7:00pm-10:00pm
- September 21 (Silhouette Cabaret Preview)
- October 11, 12,18, 19, 25, & 26 @ 8pm
- October 20 & 27 @ 3pm
-Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday Evenings
-Will be held at St John’s Lutheran Church in Linthicum Heights, Covenant Baptist Church in Ellicott City and/or Slayton House in Columbia.
-Please arrive 10-15 min prior to your time slot to fill out all required paperwork. Late arrivals may not be able to be accommodated.
- Audition forms will be available at the door.
- Bring a copy of your theatrical resume & headshot.
- Prepare 32 bars of a song in the style of the show that shows off your vocal and acting talents (Approximately 30-45 seconds of music).
- Please do NOT audition with any song from She Loves Me.
- No acapella auditions, or recorded tracks will be allowed.
- Please arrive dressed and ready for a dance combination.
- All ages, sizes, ethnicities, and gender identities are encouraged to audition.
- Prepare to list major conflicts from August 2019 - October 2019.
***No conflicts will be approved from September 15th to October 3rd ***
Please email all questions to Director, Stephen Foreman at: Stephen.Silhouette@gmail.com
AVAILABLE ROLES/CHARACTER BREAKDOWNS:
ALL ROLES OPEN, Non-Union/Non-Paid: We are in search of multi-ethnic and talented cast of actors, singers, and dancers for this exciting musical production. We are looking to cast 17-20 individuals.
Amalia Balash: Female 20 - 35
Vocal range: Coloratura Soprano (C4-B5) The eager new employee at Maraczek's Parfumerie. Despite being a skilled saleswoman, she easily becomes intimated and nervous. Attractive, bright, and a lover of literature.
Georg Nowack: Male 25 - 35
Vocal range top: Baritone (B2-F4); An established employee of Maraczek's Parfumerie, he resembles a hopeless romantic. Shy, intelligent, and soft spoken.
Ilona Ritter: Female 25 - 35
Vocal range: Mezzo-Soprano w/ strong belt (F#3- E5); Employed at Maraczek's Parfumerie. She is sexy and learned in the ways of romance but longing for something more from the game of love.
Steven Kodaly: Male 25-35
Vocal range: Lyric Tenor (B2-A4); A well respected and liked employee at Maraczek's Parfumerie. Though he is considered dapper and occasionally charming, he is more of a shallow womanizer.
Mr. Maraczek: Male 55 - 65
Vocal range: Baritone (B2-C4); Owner of Maraczek's Parfumerie. With a commanding presence, his dedication to the trade is rivaled only by his faithfulness to his wife.
Ladislav Sipos: Male 45 - 55
Vocal range: Baritone (A2-E4); Not the brightest employee at Maraczek's Parfumerie. A confidant to Georg, he is an optimistic family man who looks like a huggable father.
Arpad Laszlo: Male 14 - 17
Vocal range: Baritone (Bb2 - E4); Delivery boy at Maraczek's Parfumerie. His exuberance is infectious and commitment to his job remarkable. He is ambitious and adorable.
Headwaiter: Male or Female 25 – 55
Vocal range: Alto/Tenor (E3-B4); Maître D' at the Café Imperial. Tasked with maintaining a “romantic atmosphere” to hilarious effect.
Busboy: Female or Male 16-25
Vocal range: any; Featured dancer. Can’t seem to hold onto his tray or keep himself from dancing.
Ensemble: Male & Female 20-60
Six individuals will be cast as ensemble and various featured roles; seeking strong singers in all voice parts; dance skills required. The individuals will also be part of various scenes in supporting rolls, and as towns people, shop patrons, and dinner guests; we are hoping for individuals of various shapes, sizes & ethnicities.
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Silhouette Stages Board of Directors Openings
ACCOUNTING: Seeking volunteer member of the Silhouette Stages Board of Directors to start as soon as possible; must have background in accounting, finance, and/or tax preparation; will be responsible for tax filings, budgetary matters, and financial planning.
MARKETING: Seeking volunteer member of the Silhouette Stages Board of Directors to start as soon as possible; must have background in marketing, branding, and social media; will be responsible for marketing and long term branding/marketing strategies for Silhouette Stages.