Upcoming Audition Dates for the 21st Theatrical Season

June 18, 2015 – “Paul: The Road To Damascus”
July 30, 2015 – “Pride and Prejudice”
September 17, 2015 – “Miracle on 34th Street”
October 29, 2015 – “12 Angry Jurors”*
December 3, 2015 – “Alice In Wonderland”
January 21, 2016 – “Moses”
March 10, 2016 – “The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe”*
April 21, 2016 – “Rapunzel Untangled”
June 2, 2016 – “Elijah”
July 14, 2016 – “The Hiding Place”*

 

Auditioning at LifeHouse Theater

Auditions will be held on a first come-first served basis. All are welcome and roles are open for men and women. Men are especially encouraged to audition. Those auditioning should be at least 10 years of age and bring a theatrical resume and a recent photo to leave with the audition panel. Those without a photo may have a Polaroid picture taken at the auditions for a $2 fee.

Auditioners should also bring their own sheet music in the preferred key, and be prepared to sing a short selection of about 16 measures. A pianist will be provided but will not be able to transpose any sheet music. Auditions with CDs will not be accepted. Those without sheet music will be asked to sing “Happy Birthday” with the accompanist.

*For dramas, please prepare a dramatic monologue no more than one minute in length.

Auditions for “Paul: The Road To Damascus”

Open auditions for LifeHouse Theater’s “Paul: The Road To Damascus,” will be Thursday, June 18, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at LifeHouse Theater, 1135 N. Church Street, Redlands.

The amazing story of Paul explodes onto the LifeHouse stage in this world-premiere musical!  From his dramatic conversion on the Road to Damascus to his trials and travels spreading the Gospel of Christ, the exciting life of Paul is recounted in this biblical biography.

Character List 

Saul/Paul: Male, 25+, tenor. Short-tempered, passionate and prideful Pharisee violently persecuting the church, who converts and becomes a passionate follower of Christ, struggling with guilt and inadequacy.

Silas: Male, 20-25, tenor. Enthusiastic, slightly naïve Christian dedicated to spreading the Gospel. Struggles with forgiveness and fear.

Stephen: Male, 25+, tenor. Saul’s closest friend, kind and loving. Quickly converts to Christianity.

Barnabas: Male, 30+, bass. Paul’s friend and mentor, encouraging and jolly.

Gamaliel: Male, 45+, bass. Saul’s mentor, a Jewish Priest and philosopher, level-headed and calm.

Peter: Male, 30+, bass. One of Christ’s Apostles, and a leader in the church. Excited, passionate and gracious.

Caiaphas: Male, 45+, no individual vocals. High Priest of Israel, arrogant and brash.

James: Male, 30+, tenor. One of Christ’s Apostles, and a leader in the church. Kind and calm.

John: Male, 30+, tenor. One of Christ’s Apostles, and a leader in the church. Loving but brash.

Abigail: Female, 25+, mezzo-soprano. Stephen’s betrothed, kind, gracious and fun-loving.

Fortune Teller: Female, 15-25, no individual vocals. Young girl possessed by a demon, freed by Paul.

Priscilla: Female, any age, no individual vocals. Leader in the church of Ephesus, but naïve.

Elymas: Male, any age, no individual vocals. A sorcerer and self-proclaimed god in Pergia.

Joseph: Male, any age, no individual vocals. A Jewish man offended by the message of the Gospel.

Samuel: Male, any age, no individual vocals. A Jewish convert.

Various other unnamed speaking roles, individuals in churches and cities where Paul preaches

Chorus of Jews and Gentiles