To add your live or virtual shows, auditions and other opportunities for theatre artists to this list, email firstname.lastname@example.org. Email same address with info by July 31th to be included in August newsletter/listings of Nashville-ish area theatre happenings.
SPOTLIGHT ON NASHVILLE NEW WORKS
Amanda Card & Verge Theater Co. present MUSIC CITY PUPPET SLAM: a night of new & experimental works of puppetry by local Nashville artists!
Sat, July 10, 2021 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM CDT
The Barbershop Theater
4003 Indiana Avenue Nashville, TN 37209
Produced by Amanda Card and Verge Theater Company, MUSIC CITY PUPPET SLAM is a night of new and experimental works of puppetry by local Nashville artists. Featuring puppetry by Madeleine Hicks, Margot, Hannah Fletcher-Page, Cassie Hamilton, Jonah Jackson, and MORE (TBA), with live music by Mikey Rosenbaum.
About the Producers
Amanda Card (she/her/hers) is a multidisciplinary theatre artist. Most recently, her work has appeared in the Arts in Odd Places’ Anywhere Festival of Everywhere Stages, Great Small Works' Virtual Toy Theater Festival, Kindling Arts Festival's Kindling Sparks, Verge Theater Company's Virtual Cabaret, and Nasty, Brutish & Short’s Virtual Puppet Cabaret. She received her MFA from Sarah Lawrence College, where she worked as a production assistant and swing puppeteer for Dan Hurlin’s Bismarck. She is a recipient of the 2021 Lipkin Prize for Playwriting. Her solo show I May Be Ugly But I’m Also Scared received a development workshop at the O'Neill National Puppetry Conference and a grant from The Puppeteers of America Endowment Fund. Amanda was a Resident Artist with the Spring 2021 Object Movement Puppetry Festival. amandacard.com
Verge Theater Company is a small but mighty theatre company producing work in the territory traditionally shared by the Cherokee, Shawnee, and Yuchi tribes in present-day Nashville, TN. Verge is dedicated to producing stimulating theatre, providing opportunities for artists to express themselves, and bringing relevant, accessible, defiant theatre to Nashville. vergetheatreco.org
Other Nashville Theatre Listings
The Odd Couple performances
July 9-11, 16-18 https://fb.me/e/QfzUNr2y
Auditions for July 2021
Dream 7 Theatre Productions proudly announces auditions for MILITANCY by Michael L. Walker.
Saturday July 10th at 10:30 AM-4 PM auditions will be held at Global Education Center SOUTH inside the Casa Azafrán Community Center located at 2195 Nolensville RD, Nashville, TN.
All roles are African-American, There are five to six women’s roles (age range from late twenties to sixty years old), five children’s roles (ages 5 and up) and nine men’s roles (ages 20-40s). Directors are Vida Finley and Leonard Ledford.
We are implementing social distancing guidelines, please call 615-260-2682 to book your audition. However, you may also walk in but there is a possibility you may have to wait.
Cold readings from the script will be done. Monologues are optional. Resumes and headshots are preferable but not required. If you’re unable to attend but would like to audition you may either call us to arrange another date and time or submit your video audition with a 1 minute dramatic monologue to email@example.com
Performances are September 9-26th for the “Shades of Black” theatre festival.
Local YOUTH, COMMUNITY and PROFESSIONAL Auditions for the Roxy Regional Theatre's Fall 2021 portion of SEASON 39 to be held July 10
CLARKSVILLE, TN -- Local auditions for the Roxy Regional Theatre's Fall 2021 portion of Season 39 will be held Saturday, July 10, beginning at 10:00am.
Auditions, which are for ages 12 and up, are by appointment only and held in three separate groups: YOUTH auditions from 10:00am to 12:30pm; COMMUNITY auditions from 1:00pm to 2:30pm; and PROFESSIONAL auditions from 3:00pm to 5:30pm.
Youth and professional actors MUST be able to attend daytime rehearsals and performances. Community actors should communicate their availability at the audition.
To schedule an appointment, interested auditionees should submit photos and resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org by noon on Thursday, July 1. The complete lineup for Season 39 will be announced on June 25, or shortly thereafter, at www.roxyregionaltheatre.org.
Auditionees will need to prepare two contrasting 32-bar cuts and a 90-second monologue. Piano accompaniment will be provided, and auditionees should bring their music. If non-musical, they should come prepared with two contrasting monologues. Auditionees may be asked to stay and dance, so they are requested to please dress appropriately.
The Roxy Regional Theatre (Roxy Productions, Inc.) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to producing professional live theatre and promoting the arts, with emphasis on education, in Clarksville, Middle Tennessee and the Southeast. The theatre is located at 100 Franklin Street in Historic Downtown Clarksville. For more information, visit www.roxyregionaltheatre.org.
Roxy Regional Theatre
100 Franklin Street
Clarksville, TN 37040
Little Shop of Horrors auditions July 19-21
Other Opportunities for Theatre Artists for July 2021
The Salon at Pipeline Collective
Bi-monthly opportunities for playwrights, directors and actors
Visit HERE for more information
JULY Summer Camps & FALL Group Classes by Acting All Around
Run by Nashville Theatre Favorites Jonah Jackson and Sarah Zanotti
Let's Make A Play! | July 5th -9th | Ages 7 and Up Students will work with their teacher in small groups. Through improvised storytelling and exploration they will create their own original short play. By the end of the week they will have engaged their imaginations, developed creative writing skills, built teamwork, and performed a brand new original play!
Audition Technique | July 19th-25th | Ages 13 and Up
The camp includes training in cold reads, callbacks, resume workshops, and much more. Each student will receive individual coaching and class sizes are small by design. At the end of the camp you will receive feedback from a panel of professional theatre artists. If your student is passionately pursuing theatre and the arts, this is an opportunity you can’t miss. Only 3 spots available!
Yellow! Theatre for the Very Young | Mondays 10-11am | Ages 4-6Through games, warmups, and imagination work young students will learn basic stage principles, acting techniques, and create together. Parents are welcome to sit in and observe if they like. Classes are every Monday from August 2nd - November 15th. Tuition billed monthly.
Indigo! Improv Class | Mondays 4-5:30pm | Ages 7 and Up! Through games, warmups, and team building exercises students will learn improv principles that will not only strengthen their acting skills but also build incredible confidence. Classes are every Monday from August 2nd - November 15th. Tuition billed monthly.
Blue! Let's Do a Show! | Mondays 6-8pm | Ages 7 and Up! In this class students rehearse and perform an original show! Characters are unique and individual to every student. There are no auditions and only 10 students per class. Classes are every Monday from August 2nd - November 15th with a performance on Nov. 19th. Tuition billed monthly.
More Info & Online Booking at www.actingallaround.com