SUNDAY, JUNE 30, 5-7 PM
MUSICAL THEATRE AUDITION WORKSHOP
Jon Cunningham, Instructor
Jon Cunningham has been involved in the theatre for over 30 years. As a performer working primarily in Musical Theatre, he has worked at such theatres as Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire, Drury Lane Oakbrook, Theatre at the Center, Big Noise Theatre, various other theatres in and around the Chicagoland area, and of course SST! Jon was a member of Actors’ Equity for 10 years. He also served the board of directors for a few theatre companies, including Big Noise Theatre for which he was also president of the board. Jon has also directed numerous productions including You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Once Upon a Mattress, and Damn Yankees.
In this workshop, participants will focus not only on preparation of their audition book and cuts, monologues, and physical appearance, but also on the psychology of empowerment in the audition room. Learn more about what the people on the "other side of the table" are thinking and how to present your best self for continued success and a long career.
Participants do not need to prepare anything for this workshop.
Featured Participants must prepare/bring to the workshop:
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Introduction/Presentation/Q & A
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Master Class with Featured Participants