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Audition Information

URI Theatre productions are open to any URI student, so whether you're a theatre major or an engineering major, we look forward to seeing you at our auditions. You can receive 1-3 credits if you are cast, so call 874-5921 to sign up for an audition or come to the second floor Theatre Office in the Fine Arts Center. We are producing two Main stage shows this fall. Below are the specific audition requirements for each production.

Spring 2013 Auditions

Crimes of the Heart

by Beth Henley

Director: Bryna Wortman
Cast size: 4 Women, 2 Men
Required: Please prepare a 2-minute monologue. It can be a comedic or dramatic monologue that conveys the truth of an event. Do not audition with material containing foul language. Please read the entire play prior to your audition. A copy is available in the URI Theatre Office. Be prepared to read sides at auditions and

Tuesday, Dec 3 (Juniors, Seniors and community), 6-11 pm, G Studio and Wednesday, Dec 4 (all others), 6-11 pm, Robert E. Will Theatre. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your audition to complete paperwork.

Callbacks: Thursday, December 5, 6-11pm
Rehearsals Begin: Scheduled from 6-11pm weekdays, 1-5 pm, weekends.

Feb 20-22 & Feb 27-Mar 1, 2014, 7:30pm
Feb 23 and Mar 2, 2014, 3:00 pm


by Fred Ebb & Bob Fosse

Director: Paula McGlasson
Cast size: 2 males and 4 females, 12-20 singers and dancers
Requirements: Please prepare 32 bars of two contrasting songs. One should be similar in style to Kander and Ebb's style for Chicago. Come ready to move for your dance audition. Both men and women should be in form-fitting clothing and character shoes. Ladies, wear 2 1/4 inch heels minimum.

December 4 reserved for dance auditions beginning at 6pm. For dance auditions, you will sign up in groups of ten for 30 minute time slots. Everyone must dance sometime this evening.

December 5 & 6 will be reserved for singing beginning at 7:30pm. (Anyone called back for Crimes of the Heart on December 5 will sing on December 6 beginning at 6:30 pm) Singing auditions will be on a first come, first served basis.We will call you in the order in which you sign in. Please bring sheet music in the right key. No transposing on site. No singing a cappella. All auditions will be held in G Studio. Sign in will be in the Robert E. Will Theatre Lobby the night of the audition.

Callbacks: Saturday, December 7, 1:30pm
Rehearsals begin: Will begin in late-February
Performances: April 17-19 & 24-27, 2014

2013-2014 Season

URI Theatre Audition Dates & Info

Apr. 17-19 & 24-27, 2014

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Crimes of the Heart
Feb. 20-23 & Feb. 27-Mar. 2, 2014

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Nov. 14-17 & 21-24, 2013

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Oct. 10-13 & 17-20, 2013


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