Musical Theater

Do you dream of being on Broadway? Working with professionals with Broadway experience, you will be challenged to master a variety of the best musical theater pieces ever created. Working with the Musical Theater Artist in Residence, you will build an ensemble over the course of the week, developing your stage vocal technique, dance, and movement skills as well as song interpretation. These choreographed musical numbers will then be performed for your peers at the JCC Maccabi ArtsFest® Final Showcase.

Audition Requirements – Musical Theater 2020

What are we looking for?

  • Passion for theater, and musical theater in particular
  • A strong desire to focus on the growth and improvement of acting, singing, and musical theater dance skills
  • The ability to follow simple choreography
  • Proficiency in singing
  • A willingness to take positive risks onstage and be comfortable in front of an audience
  • An ability to be a trusted member of a company or a team
  • Past participation in school and community theater programs is desirable

In addition to answering the questions below, you must also submit a video sample of your work. Please record a 2-3 minute video of yourself performing a dramatic monologue and a song.

Once you have recorded the video, please upload it to a site such as YouTube or Vimeo and copy and paste the link into your audition form.

Please answer the following questions in the text boxes provided on the application.

  1. Tell us briefly your experiences in Musical Theater at school, home, and in workshops/classes.
  2. How do you wish to further your work/skills in musical theater while at ArtsFest?
  3. Why do you want to participate in JCC Maccabi ArtsFest?
  4. Tell us about a part you really want to play one day, and why?
  5. Tell us about the pieces you chose and why you chose them.
  6. Anything else you would like us to know about you and your Musical Theater skills?
  7. Please provide the link to your video audition.