East Reservations

East Chapel Hill High School Performing Arts

2017 Audition Materials

Monday Callbacks:

The page numbers listed correspond to the page numbers in the score, which you can access HERE (you must be signed into your school account to view). If you have a page number listed next to the character you are called back for, please prepare the song or side. If you do not have a page number listed next to the character, you do not need to prepare a song.

If you are called back on Monday, please either e-mail artateast@gmail.com SUBJECT LINE: WILL BE THERE MONDAY or initial your name on the list posted on the Black Box door.  Please report on Monday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in the Chorus Room.  Prepare your sides beforehand.

Rosemary Betts
Riley Davis
Ivy Evers
Melanie McCoy
Delaney Orr

Mother Abbess – Side 2 from initial auditions
Ivy Evers
Delaney Orr

Captain Von Trapp
Joe Davis
Richard Yuan

Elsa – Pg. 91-92
Riley Davis
Ivy Evers
Bella Lambert
Huda Mustafa
Naomi Nelson
Delaney Orr

Max – Pg. 91-92
Carter Davis
Ethan Pham
Truman Qu
Richard Yuan

Liesl – Pg. 65-66
Rosemary Betts
Mara Edelstein
Susan Edelstein
Melanie McCoy
Delaney Orr
Nadia Zabala

Von Trapp Children
Imani Chabikuli
Lily Fowler
Mira Mansori
Nicholas Min

Nuns – Pg. 200
Margaret Breeden
Sophie Cronin
Sidonia Gibilisco
Naomi Nelson
Skye Pham
Katherine Ropp
Anna Thomson
Ananda Zabala

Rolf – Pg. 62-63
Imani Chabikuli
Nicholas Min
Richard Yuan


Auditions for The Sound of Music Information

When are auditions?

  • Monday, December 4th – Wednesday, December 6th from 4:00- 7:00 p.m

  • Callbacks will be Friday, December 8th & Monday, December 11th, also from 4:00 pm to 7:00  pm.

  • Please report promptly to the auditorium for each day of auditions.

  • It would beneficial for you to come every day of auditions. Only come to callbacks if your name is listed, but please clear your calendars for Friday. If you aren’t at callbacks, you hurt your chances of being cast.  Callbacks will be posted Friday morning outside the Black Box Theater.  

  • Cast list will be posted, at the latest, directly after school by Wednesday the 13th on www.eastreservations.org.  

  • The first readthrough is Wednesday, December 20th, from 4:00pm to 8:00pm.

  • Lunch auditions by request only and exclusively for auditioners who have previous commitments the week of auditions. Please email Camille Witt and Mary Kate Mauney at artateast@gmail.com to book a slot at these auditions. Please attempt to clear your schedule for the callback night (Fri, 4:00 – 7:00 and Mon, 4:00-7:00) for as much time as possible.

If you have any conflicts for the audition times, please send an e-mail to Camille Witt and Mary Kate Mauney, Stage Managers, at artateast@gmail.com, and cc hlove@chccs.k12.nc.us  with your name, phone number, and conflict times/dates/etc.

How do I get ready for auditions?

  • Fill out the google form. This form needs to be filled out before the first day of auditions.  This google form contains questions regarding how we can contact you, what you are comfortable with doing as an actor during the process and various other questions that are crucial for us to know if you are going to be a part of this production. This form can be accessed here, https://docs.google.com/forms/  Please access this form using your school e-mail only.

Prepare for the singing and acting pieces AHEAD OF TIME (Not doing so will be detrimental)

Here are some aids:  Singing Side One Link / Singing Side Two Melody Link / Singing Side Two Harmony Link

Questions? Email Mary Kate Mauney & Camille Witt at artateast@gmail.com and we will get your questions answered.

The Day of Auditions:

  • Show up at the Auditorium no later than 4:00 pm on Monday, December 4th. Prepare to stay until 7:00pm.  You will be focused on singing on Monday and Tuesday. You will be dancing and acting on Wednesday.

  • Bring a pencil, and confirm you have filled out the google form and print the signed parent permission letter and be prepared to play and move (dress appropriately, including to dance)!

  • Clear your calendar for callbacks.  Callbacks are Friday and Monday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.  Callbacks often go over time by as much as 20 minutes.