2016/17 SEASON

Iconic Broadway (Opera in the Village)
(Aug. 13 - 14)

Jekyll & Hyde
(Oct. 28 - Nov. 12)

Reefer Madness
(Jan. 6 - 21)

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
(Mar. 24 - Apr. 8)

Little Shop of Horrors
(Jun. 9 - 24)

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Iconic Broadway (Opera in the Village)

Directed & Choreographed by Danielle Desmarais

Audition Location

Auditions are held at the Beddington Heights Community Arts Centre

375 Bermuda Dr NW, Calgary, AB (Click here for directions).

About the Show

A tribute to iconic broadway presented in association with Calgary Opera's Opera in the Village.
For more information, please visit Calgary Opera's Website

Run Dates:

August 13th - 14th, 2016, Opera in the Village

PLEASE NOTE: For the week prior to opening (beginning Monday August 8th), please expect a rehearsal or other activity on each day.

Audition Requirements

Members of Equity and ACTRA please note that as FRC produces shows on a volunteer, recreational basis, we will not pay any professional association fees, such as the fees stipulated by Equity’s Amateur Guest Artist policy, under any circumstances whatsoever.

Front Row Centre is proud to announce that this summer they will be joining The Calgary Opera in this years 2 day showcase of "Opera in the Village".

This is an exciting opportunity to share with the City of Calgary the wonderful world of Broadway, and the amazing talents of our volunteers.

We are looking for 7 performers to showcase "Iconic Broadway" songs in an ensemble based show. We ask that you prepare one of the following songs below (or one in a similar style of our theme). Please bring a backing track or accompanist (piano will be provided).

Memory - Cats
All That Jazz - Chicago
Phantom of the Opera - Phantom of the Opera
Tomorrow - Annie
Defying Gravity - Wicked
I Dreamed A Dream (or something else from this show)- Les Miserables
No Business Like Show Business - Annie Get Your Gun
Singing in the Rain - Singing in the Rain
Cabaret - Cabaret
My Favorite Things - Sound of Music
Anything Goes - Anything Goes
Aquarius - Hair
Suddenly Seymour - Little Shop of Horrors


Because this is an ensemble show, our goal will be to rehearse once a week starting July 12, 2016 and every Tuesday moving forward. Additional rehearsals may be added or removed due to need and availability.

Please be prepared to be available Friday August 12th for Dress Rehearsal, and the mornings of show dates (August 13 and 14).

Roles Available

There will be a small amounts of choreography to learn (opening and closing numbers), as well as potential duets and group numbers.

Name Gender Vocal Range Description
Female 1 F Alto
Female 2 F Alto
Female 3 F Soprano
Female 4 F Soprano
Male 1 M Bass
Male 2 M Baritone
Male 3 M Tenor

Book your audition online!

Please choose an audition time below and complete the request form.

Please note: If you have not booked an audition by 2 hours prior to the start of auditions on the day of your audition, please PHONE the direct office line at 587-332-0250.

For all other inquiries, please call 403-246-8505 (ext. 3 for auditions)

July 7, 2016

7:00 PM Full
7:10 PM Full
7:20 PM Full
7:30 PM Full
7:40 PM Full
7:50 PM [Book]
8:00 PM Full
8:10 PM Full
8:20 PM Full
8:30 PM Full
8:40 PM [Book]
8:50 PM [Book]
9:00 PM Full
9:10 PM [Book]
9:20 PM Full
9:30 PM Full
9:40 PM Full
9:50 PM [Book]

July 9, 2016

1:00 PM Full
1:10 PM Full
1:20 PM Full
1:30 PM [Book]
1:40 PM [Book]
1:50 PM [Book]
2:00 PM Full
2:10 PM [Book]
2:20 PM [Book]
2:30 PM [Book]
2:40 PM [Book]
2:50 PM [Book]
3:00 PM Full
3:10 PM Full
3:20 PM [Book]
3:30 PM [Book]
3:40 PM [Book]
3:50 PM [Book]
4:00 PM Full
4:10 PM Full
4:20 PM Full
4:30 PM [Book]
4:40 PM [Book]
4:50 PM Full

FRC holds open auditions for all of our shows for both actors and musicians.
To be among the first to hear, SIGN UP to volunteer as an actor or for the instrument of your choice.
Or register for the Calgary-ACTS mailing list at www.calgary-acts.com.