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HCC's ARTS COLLECTIVE IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE...

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AUDITIONS - AUGUST 18, 2014: AC COFFEE HOUSE UNDER THE STARS

AC is ISO 5-MINUTE (OR LESS) ACTS: BRING IT!

Vocalists        Story-Tellers

Musicians      Stand-Up Comics

Poets              Etc!

AUDITION DATES & TIMES:

- Monday, August 18

2:00pm - 4:00pm
6:30pm - 8:30pm
in HCC's HVPA Room 115 

- No audition appointments. First arrived, first auditioned.
- Date/Time of Coffee House: Friday, September 26, 2014 at 8:00pm (calltime info: see below)

AUDITIONS ARE OPEN TO ALL: Current/ past HCC students and guest artists are welcome!

CAST INFO:

  • All are invited to audition
  • Students, Alumni, Staff & Guest Artists, ages 16 and up
  • Non-paid, however, 2 comps will be given per performer chosen
  • Cast List will be posted on AC's website Aug 22. No phone calls

AUDITION DETAILS:

Open to Singers, Poets, Story-Tellers, Stand-Ups, Musicians, Etc.
Approximately 14 Acts - (Acoustic only- no rock bands please)
Theme: Absolutely open - all genres and styles considered

Audition Info for ALL:

  • Duration: Under 5 minutes - all acts will be times
  • Audition Form:
         1) Fill it out in advance (preferred); DOWNLOAD OUR PDF AUDITION FORM HERE
         2) Forms will also be available during the audition.
  • Headshot & Resume encouraged
  • Arrive performance ready (including attire - note venue info below)
  • Auditionees must perform entire act during the audition
  • No more than two 5-minute acts per auditionee, however only one may be chosen
  • If cast, material must not be adjusted without AC's approval

Vocalists:

  • Material must be memorized and performed to live, acoustic music (recorded music is not an option for this event)
  • Mayumi B. Griffie will provide piano accompaniment during the audition & the Coffee House
  • Bring an additional copy of sheet music for Ms. Griffie

Stand-Ups: Material must be memorized

Everyone Else: Bring it!

REHEARSAL INFO:
No rehearsals, however, performers must arrive by 5:30pm on Friday, September 26 the evening of the Coffee House for a run-through, sound check, etc.

PERFORMANCE: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 at 8pm
AC's Coffee House will take place outdoors, on the Horowitz Center's North Patio. Under the stars! (If it rains, we'll move into the lobby!)

QUESTIONS: artscollective@howardcc.edu – No phone calls please

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