Cowboy Christmas Carol Auditions

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A Cowboy Christmas Carol Auditions Scheduled for September 28th from 11:00am – 2:00pm and September 29th from 2:00pm-5:00pm.

At Olive Branch Theatricals, we cast our shows without discrimination of race, creed, religion, or sexual orientation.

A Cowboy Christmas Carol is a full-scale musical production that captures the true spirit of the original Dickens Holiday classic with a fresh new take. 

How to Schedule an Audition:

  • Send an email to [email protected]  and the Audition Monitor will give you time options to choose from.
  • Walk-ins are welcome, but you are not guaranteed a slot.

Location of Auditions:

  • Auditions are at Green Room Music Studios located at 23655 Newhall Avenue Unit E. Newhall, CA 91321.
  • Parking is free and you may park anywhere in the lot.

Cast of Characters: 

  • Butch Cassidy / Ghost of Christmas Present
  • The Sundance Kid / Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come
  • Ebenezer Scrooge McCoy ($100.00 Stipend for the Run)
  • Jacob “Doc” Marley Hatfield / Old Bill Clinton /Wild Bill
  • Billy Bob Cratchit / Hoss Cartwright ($100.00 Stipend for the Run)
  • Dolly P. Cratchit / Mrs. Fezziwig ($100.00 Stipend for the Run)
  • EmmyLou Cratchit / Want / Ensemble
  • Calamity Jane Cratchit / Annie / Ensemble
  • Tiny Tim “The Kid” / Ignorance / Ensemble
  • Texas “Fezziwig” Jack Daniels / Fred McCoy / Man #3
  • Dick Hatfield 
  • Topper Bill Hickock 
  • Belle / Niece / Laundry / Ensemble ($100.00 Stipend for the Run)
  • Little Fanny McCoy / Friend / Charlady / Bonnie / Ensemble
  • Wyatt Earp / Ghost of Christmas Past / Man #2
  • Jessie James / Man #1 / Clyde
  • The Gold Chain Gang – Laundry Lot

What to Expect at Your Audition:

  • Arrive 10 minutes early to your audition time to complete your Audition Application form.
  • You will be greeted by the Audition Monitor who will walk you through the audition process.
  • The Audition Monitor will be checking your photo ID before your audition.
  • Once your paperwork is filled out turn your Audition Application over to the Audition Monitor along with your headshot and resume.
  • The Audition Monitor will walk you into the audition space and introduce you to the production team. You will then be asked to sing for the Production Team.
  • The Production Team will be providing a selection for you to do a cold read.
  • Dance auditions will be held at callbacks – you will not be expected to dance at your first audition.

What to Bring to Your Audition:

  • Bring your Photo ID (mandatory if over 18). You will not be allowed to audition until we check your ID.
  • If you’re a minor, we will need to see you parent or guardian’s ID in order to audition. 
  • Sheet Music in the correct key.
  • Headshot and Resume.

Auditioning if You’re a Minor:

  • Parent or guardian must be on site for the duration of your audition and will be expected to sign your application for you.

Callbacks:

  • Monday, September 30th 7:00pm-10:00pm 
  • You will be notified by phone if you receive a callback

Rehearsal Schedule 

  • Weekly, Monday-Thursday from 6:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Our first rehearsal is Tuesday, October 1st from 6:00pm-10:00pm
  • Additional Saturday Rehearsals:
    • Saturday, October 12th from 11:30am-2:00pm
    • Saturday, October 19th from 11:30am-2:00pm
    • Saturday, October 26th from 11:30am-2:00pm
    • Saturday, November 2nd from 11:30am-2:00pm
  • Individuals with conflicts will still be considered. 

Tech Week & Performance Dates:

  • Saturday, November 16th, Newhall Tree Lighting Ceremony at 5:00pm 
  • Sunday, December 8th, Load In to The MAIN Theater
  • Monday, December 9th, Rehearsal at Green Room Music Studios 6:00pm-10:00pm
  • Tuesday, December 10th, Rehearsal at The MAIN at 6:00pm
  • Wednesday, December 11th, Rehearsal at The MAIN at 6:00pm
  • Thursday, December 12th, Rehearsal at The MAIN at 6:00pm
  • Friday, December 13th, 7:30pm Opening Night 
  • Saturday, December 14th, 7:30pm Performance 
  • Sunday, December 15th,  2:00pm Performance
  • Tuesday, December 17th, 7:30pm Performance 
  • Wednesday, December 18th, Pick up rehearsal at The MAIN 6:00pm – 10:00pm
  • Friday, December 20th, 7:30pm Performance 
  • Saturday, December 21st, *2:00pm and 7:30pm Performances 
  • Sunday, December 22nd, 2:00pm and 7:30pm Performances (followed by strike) 

*Sensory Sensitive Performance