Entertainment Auditions 

 LEGOLAND California announces auditions for our 2014 Winter Season.
We are casting Singers who can dance and Dancers for a variety of Holiday roles!
We are seeking for Male and Female Adults (ages 16 and Up) and Female Kids (Ages 12 – 16 to play 13 years old).


SHOW DESCRIPTIONS:

 

LEGO Friends LIVE Holiday Show (Casting Female Singers who can dance ages 12 – 16 to play 13 years old): LEGOLAND’s own young girl singers based on the popular toy line. This Holiday show features lots of singing and dancing!

The Jingle Jammers (Casting Male and Female Singers who can dance ages 16 and up): A “Glee” style group of carolers dazzle our crowds with amazing harmonies through a capella singing and dancing.


Holiday Character Dance Party (Casting Male and Female Singers and Dancers ages 16 and up): Our Holiday Costume Characters will be joined by a quartet of Toy Soldier dancers and a male and female singer to celebrate the season with our guests.


*Character descriptions for all shows are available at the bottom of this page*


AUDITIONS FOR SINGERS

To be considered for a Singing Role in: LEGO Friends LIVE Holiday Show, The Jingle Jammers and Holiday Character Dance Party.

Auditions will be held on September 7th starting at 2:00PM, September 13th starting at 10:00AM and September 15th starting at 6:00PM, all at the Carlsbad Senior Center. Auditions are booked by appointment in 15 minute increments, starting with the earliest available time slot.


To schedule an audition appointment, please email auditions@legoland.com  Please list your full name, contact telephone number and your audition date preference (We cannot accommodate time preferences). For all minors under the age of 16, please include the name of the parent or guardian escorting you to the auditions. Please keep in mind the audition email is not monitored on a daily basis, so it may take a couple of days to get a response back.


Please prepare 16 - 20 bars of an up-tempo Holiday, Rock or Pop song and a 15 – 20 second comedic monologue that shows strong characterization. 


For the Song: Sheet music is required and an accompanist is provided. Please bring your sheet music in a 2”binder, with music assembled for minimum page turns and marked with the correct cuts.


For the Monologue: We kindly request that you refrain from using the following monologues for your audition: CSI  - Neverland ‘Neverland 911’  by Wade Bradford and You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown ‘Coat Hanger Sculpture’ by Clark Gesner.


Please bring a current picture and resume to the auditions. Another photo will be taken during the audition as well.

AUDITIONS FOR DANCERS

Casting Males and Females ages 16 and up to be considered for a Dancer and/or Costume Character Role in: Character Dance Party.

Dance Auditions will be held on Wednesday, September 17th at 6:00PM at The Carlsbad Senior Center.


We are casting dancers with training in Hip Hop, Jazz and/or Broadway. To schedule a dance audition, please email auditions@LEGOLAND.com and specify that you are interested in a dance audition. Please keep in mind the audition email is not monitored on a daily basis, so it may take a couple of days to get a response back.


You do not need to prepare anything for the audition. All dancers will be taught a combination during the audition. Please dress in dance appropriate attire and note that shoes must be worn at all times. Please bring a current picture and resume to the auditions. Another photo will be taken during the audition as well for height reference.


There are no callbacks required for dancers.

 


 

CALL BACKS:

LEGO Friends LIVE Holiday Show: Saturday, September 20th at 2:00PM at The Carlsbad Senior Center

The Jingle Jammers & Costume Character Party Singers: Sunday, September 21st at 2:00PM at The Carlsbad Senior Center


You are required to attend callbacks to be cast as a singer in our shows. Latecomers are not permitted to callbacks.

 

REHEARSAL AND PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE


For a full production schedule, please click here


Shift times and days are subject to change. Please note that we are running shows on all Holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day (LEGO Friends does not run on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day). With a short season and limited performances, only minimum conflicts will be accepted to allow maximum hours for all performers and reduce the need for multiple cast members.


AUDITION LOCATION
PLEASE READ!!!!
ALL HOLIDAY AUDITIONS TAKE PLACE AT THE CARLSBAD SENIOR CENTER!

799 Pine Ave
Carlsbad, CA 92008



RATE OF PAY:

 

All performing roles pay $14.00 per hour for all trainings and rehearsals and $20.00 per hour for all performances.

Costume Character positions pay $11.00 per hour for Costume Character work and $14.00 per hour for performances as a Costume Character in live stage shows.

USE OF MINORS IN OUR SHOWS


All minors (under age 16) must have a parent or guardian present for all rehearsals and performances. An on site studio teacher is present for all rehearsals and performances as well.


Parents will not be permitted in the audition room for the initial audition. All parents will be allowed in the room for the callbacks for minors under the age of 16.


Anyone under the age of 18 or who has not yet graduated from High School must possess an Entertainment Work Permit prior to the first rehearsal for their show.


For each production, a minor will be required to miss up to 5 school days. On these days, an additional 3 hours will be tacked on to each shift for on site schooling with the teacher. Parents are responsible for providing 3 hours of school work for each of these days.


Character Breakdown

(The number at the end of the description denotes the number of positions available for that particular role)


All shows perform outdoors.


LEGO FRIENDS LIVE HOLIDAY SHOW:

Based on the LEGO Friends toy line. For details on the toy product and each of the characters, please visit www.friends.lego.com

Olivia (Female ages 12 – 16) – An inventor who dreams of being a scientist. Strong harmonies a must! Must be able to sing and dance for upwards of 20 minutes at a time, 4 times per day. Must be willing to wear a wig during performances. (1)


Emma (Female ages 12 – 16) – A girl who loves clothes and dreams of being a fashion designer. Strong harmonies a must! Must be able to sing and dance for upwards of 20 minutes at a time, 4 times per day. Must be willing to wear a wig during performances. (1)


Andrea (Female ages 12 – 16) – A singer who dreams of being a performer. Strong harmonies a must! Must be able to sing and dance for upwards of 20 minutes at a time, 4 times per day. Must be willing to wear a wig during performances. (1)


Stephanie (Female ages 12 – 16) – A writer who dreams of being a journalist. Strong harmonies a must! Must be able to sing and dance for upwards of 20 minutes at a time, 4 times per day. Must be willing to wear a wig during performances. (1)


Mia (Female ages 12 – 16) – An animal lover who is practical and down to earth, but always ready to work! Strong harmonies a must! Must be able to sing and dance for upwards of 20 minutes at a time, 4 times per day. Must be willing to wear a wig during performances. (1)


THE JINGLE JAMMERS:

Bass (Male age 16 and up) – A highly energetic quartet, with the ability to dance and sing for upwards of 20 minutes. Strong harmonies are a must. (1)


Tenor (Male age 16 and up) – A highly energetic quartet, with the ability to dance and sing for upwards of 20 minutes. Strong harmonies are a must. (1)


Alto (Female age 16 and up) – A highly energetic quartet, with the ability to dance and sing for upwards of 20 minutes. Strong harmonies are a must. (1)


Mezzo Soprano (Female age 16 and up) – A highly energetic quartet, with the ability to dance and sing for upwards of 20 minutes. Strong harmonies are a must. (1)


Male Swing (Male age 16 and up) –  Must be able to sing the Tenor and Bass parts. A highly energetic quartet, with the ability to dance and sing for upwards of 20 minutes. Strong harmonies are a must. (1)


Female Swing (Female age 16 and up) –  Must be able to sing the Mezzo Soprano and Alto parts. A highly energetic quartet, with the ability to dance and sing for upwards of 20 minutes. Strong harmonies are a must. (1)


HOLIDAY CHARACTER DANCE PARTY:

Female Singer (ages 16 and up) – Mezzo Soprano with strong belt and the ability to harmonize as a duet with male partner. (2)


Male Singer (ages 16 and up) – Tenor with strong voice and the ability to harmonize as a duet with female partner. (2)


Dancers (Female and Male ages 16 and up) – High energy performers with experience and training in a variety of dance styles – To Play Male and Female Toy Soldiers. (3 Females & 3 Males).


Costume Character (ages 16 and up) – High energy performers with experience and training in a variety of dance styles – To play LEGO Santa Costume Character and LEGO Toy Soldier. Must be comfortable wearing a full body costume that covers you from head to toe. Should be in good physical health and not suffer from claustrophobia. (4)