Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat–Audition Information

Update March 12, 2020–Auditions have been postponed due to precautions related to the Corona Virus. A new date will be posted and communicated when set, likely following return to “business as usual” for the city of Columbus.

Audition tips: Please have your selection memorized. Lead and featured roles will be required to memorize their parts, choir roles will not be required to memorize. A pianist will be provided. Do what you can to bring your part to life with movement, facial expression, etc!


Narrator (soprano): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $1,000

Joseph (tenor): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $1,000

Brother 1 (tenor 1): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $500

Brother 2 (tenor 2): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $500

Brother 3 (baritone): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $500

Brother 4 (bass): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $500

Butler (tenor/baritone): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $300

Baker (tenor/baritone): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $300

Pharaoh (tenor/baritone): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $300. This character is voiced with an Elvis accent.

Reuben (tenor/baritone): Click here for audition packet. This role comes with a stipend of $300. This character is voiced with a French accent.

 

Minor roles will be decided after major roles are set.

Membership in the adult choir (backing chorus) requires participants to commit to rehearsals, be able to read music, and match pitch. While there are no formal auditions for the chorus, participation is at the discretion of the musical director.

Membership in the children’s choir requires participants to commit to a less-intense rehearsal schedule and be able to match pitch with the other singers. Some music reading ability is helpful, however not required. The musical parts for the children’s choir are not difficult and are featured in the opening/closing songs as well as throughout the program. Membership is open to boys ages 8-12 (pre voice change) and girls ages 8-14. While there are no formal auditions for the chorus, participation is at the discretion of the musical director.