Audition Notice "KEN LUDWIG'S BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY"
The Ziegfeld Theater announces open auditions for “BASKERVILLE: A SHERLOCK HOLMES MYSTERY” directed by Eb Madson.
"Get your deerstalker cap on — the play’s afoot! From the award-winning mastermind of mayhem, Ken Ludwig (Lend Me a Tenor), comes a fast-paced comedy about everyone’s favorite detective solving his most notorious case. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson must crack the mystery of "The Hound of the Baskervilles" before a family curse dooms its newest heir."
PERFORMANCES: Will be held at The Ziegfeld Theater on March 26, 27, April 2, 3, 9 and 10 at 7:30 PM with a matinee on April 10 at 2:00 PM.
ROLES: Seeking strong actors, that can play multiple characters. ALL ROLES ARE OPEN. Actors of ALL races and skin color are HIGHLY encouraged to audition. Roles will not be assigned based on race. We are open to gender bending some roles.
AUDITIONS (VIDEO SUBMISSION): all videos will be due no later than February 4th at 11:59 PM.
Video instructions are specific please read and follow:
Please upload three separate videos on your audition form.
Side one you can read for either character.
Side two read for Lestrade only.
Side three read for Miss Stapleton only.
CALLBACK: Call backs will be in person at the Ziegfeld Arts Academy on February 6, at 6 pm **Masks required to attend callbacks
LOCATION: Ziegfeld Arts Academy - 2440 East 6600 South Uintah, Utah
***Please note location.***
REHEARSALS will begin on Zoom the second week of February. Our first in person rehearsal will be held on Feb 20, 2021. Most rehearsals will be held at the Ziegfeld Arts Academy, Monday-Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoon. We may have a number of rehearsals over Zoom.
SAFETY: We will be taking every safety measure possible throughout this process. No person will be allowed to attend our first in-person rehearsal without providing proof of receiving a negative test result for covid 19 within a week of Feb 20th. Masks will be required for all rehearsals. We will have Enhanced sanitization of rehearsal and performance spaces to provide extra safety. For performances, actors will be masked off stage and possibly on stage in some scenarios.
If you have any questions, please email: