• Theatre Arts Performance & Auditions


  • The theatre arts season includes a children’s show and ensemble production in Fall, a main stage musical in the winter term and a studio theatre production of a classic or contemporary work in the spring. Throughout the year students also participate in a variety of performances including original works, one-act plays and readings, comedy-improv shows and showcases.

    Auditions are open to all students.

    2018-19 Season performance and audition dates are below. All auditions are held in the MHCC College Theatre unless indicated otherwise:

    Sword from the Stone

    The Sword in the Stone
    A Play For Children
    Adapted with Kathryn Schultz Miller
    MHCC College Theatre
    November 5, 7, 9, 14, 16, 19 @ 10:30 a.m.,
    November 16 @ 2 p.m.
    All tickets are $2.

    Heathers

    Heathers
    Book, Music, and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Kevin Murphy
    February 21, 22, 28, 29 – 7:30 p.m.
    February 23 and March 1 -- 2 p.m.
    MHCC Studio Theatre
    Advance Tickets: Student/Senior/Staff -- $10, General -- $12
    Tickets at the Door: Student/Senior/Staff -- $13, General -- $16
    For tickets, visit www.mhcc.edu/theatreboxoffice.

    Heathers Auditions
    November 19 & 20 -- 6 p.m
    MHCC College Theatre
    Rehearsal Period: January 6 – February 21 -- Sunday-Thursday evenings
    Performance dates: February 21, 22, 23, 28, 29 and March 1.

    Prepare:

    • Two contrasting vocal selections (16 bars each) that show vocal range and character.
    • One 30 to 60 second comic or dramatic monologue.

    Bring:

    • Sheet music that is in correct key and clearly marked for the accompanist (provided).
    • Head shot and resume (if you have one).
    • Comfortable clothes for the dance call.

    The Theatre will open at 5:45 p.m. for sign-ups; vocal auditions will begin at 6 p.m. sharp.

    Please be prepared to attend both nights of auditions. If you are unable to, please let us know when you sign up.

    Please contact Daryl Harrison Carson if you have any questions. daryl.harrison@mhcc.edu.

    The Miracle Worker

    The Miracle Worker
    A Play by William Gibson
    May 8, 9, 15, 16 -- 7:30 p.m.
    May 10, 17 -- 2 p.m.
    MHCC Studio Theatre
    Advance Tickets: $6
    Tickets at the Door: Student/Senior/Staff --$8, General -- $10
    For tickets, visit www.mhcc.edu/theatreboxoffice.

    The Miracle Worker Auditions
    March 10, 11 – 5 p.m.
    MHCC Studio Theatre
    Audition requirements: Actors will perform cold reading from the script.
    Actors may perform an optional 60 second prepared monolog.