FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Aja Jones
Pittsburgh CLO to Hold Auditions for the Staged Reading of
Judge Jackie Justice, The Trials of Love
Auditions for a staged reading of the new musical Judge Jackie Justice, The Trials of Love, directed by Van Kaplan. Principals must be available September 30, 2013 – October 5, 2013.
Five actors who can sing well for a staged reading of a new musical.
JACKIE (Female - 50s):
Mezzo, Belt. Sharp witted, cynical television judge.
Tenor. Jackie’s mild-mannered, insecure bailiff.
Baritone. Smarmy television executive. Also plays several small roles, Including Jackie’s pompous ex-husband, a government agent, a ventriloquist and a zombie .
WOMAN #1 (20’S-30’S):
Versatile Singer, mix and belt abilities. Plays a variety of roles.
MAN # 1 (20’S-30’S):
Versatile Tenor. Plays a variety of roles.
By appointment – 10:00 am to 6:00 pm on Saturday, July 27 at the CLO Academy.
Callbacks will be Sunday, July 28
Please call or email to schedule an audition time.
Pittsburgh CLO Academy
130 Academy Avenue, 8th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
• Auditioners should prepare two songs of their best material; one uptempo and one ballad. Bring legible sheet music in the correct key.
• Applications can be downloaded from our website, www.pittsburghclo.org/pages/clo_auditions or picked up at the audition.
• Requests for an audition appointment should be e-mailed to CabaretAuditions@pittsburghclo.org, and include a preferred time range, which will be honored as sign-ups permit. If e-mail is not available, please call 412-281-3973 x 234. E-mail is highly preferred.
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Since 1946, the Pittsburgh CLO has been the driving force behind live musical theater in Pittsburgh and the entire Southwestern Pennsylvania region. Under the direction of Van Kaplan since 1997, this not-for-profit arts organization appreciates the support of nearly 200,000 patrons each year and produces a subscription series, educational programs, national tours and develops and invests in new works, including 18 Broadway shows (24 Tony Awards®) featuring the current productions of Cinderella, Kinky Boots and Matilda. Its dedication to the musical theater art form extends to include such programs as the CLO Academy, the CLO Mini Stars,the Gene Kelly Awards, the Richard Rodgers Award, the National High School Musical Theater Awards, the Construction Center for the Arts and the CLO Cabaret.