DIRECTORS FOR 2019 SEASON

The Devonport Choral Society invites Expressions of Interest from Directors for our 2019 musical production/s. Your Expression of Interest should include the following:

  • Proposed Show  – show title, brief synopsis, casting requirements, music requirements, and licensee if known.
  • Artistic Vision – how do you see your production being staged?
  • Benefits – what can this show offer in the way of benefits to the Society, to local performers and audiences?
  • Any other production personnel that you can bring to the production.  This is not essential but is appreciated.

Submissions are requested by Friday 9 February 2018.

For enquiries, contact us at dev_choral@hotmail.com

Please send your Expression of Interest to:
M: Devonport Choral Society Inc, PO Box 397, Devonport 7310
E:  dev_choral@hotmail.com

 

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YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN CAST ANNOUNCED

Thank you to everyone that auditioned for our 2018 production of YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN.
We would particularly like to thank our hardworking Production Team – Sid Sidebottom (Director), Dominique Baker (MD), Bronwyn Darvell (Vocal Director) and Elizabeth Viney (Choreographer), who put in a massive effort over the weekend.
Congratulations to our new cast!

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YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN AUDITIONS

Thanks to the 80+ people who came along to our YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN audition information session.  We’ve had a great response so far.

To find out more about the auditions process and the show, please read the AUDITION KIT carefully.

When auditioning, you will also need to bring your AUDITION REGISTRATION.

If you intend to audition, please call Maree on 0408 079 805, as soon as possible to secure an appointment.  You will receive additional information at that time.

 

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DCS Annual General Meeting 2017

The Annual General Meeting of Devonport Choral Society Inc. will be held on Monday 25 September from 7pm at Forth Primary School, 45 Wilmot Road, Forth.
We are welcoming new Committee members.
All members and interested parties are invited to attend.

 

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AUDITION INFORMATION SESSION FOR YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN

An information session for those wishing to audition for Devonport Choral Society’s 2018 production of Mel Brooks’ YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN will be held at Forth Primary School Performing Arts Centre, Wilmot Road on Sunday 19 November.  The session will start at 5pm.

The information session will be a great opportunity to meet the Production Team, find out more about the show and get some tips on what the Team will be looking for at auditions.

The production will be directed by Sid Sidebottom with musical direction by Dominique Baker, vocal direction by Bronwyn Darvell, and choreography by Elizabeth Viney.

Anyone thinking of auditioning or wishing to find out more should attend.  Nominated cast to be 16 years and older.

No bookings for auditions will be taken prior to the information session and additional information is not available until then.  Auditions will be held 1 – 3 December at the same venue. Auditions are by appointment only.

Rehearsals will commence in mid-January.

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN will be performed at the Devonport Entertainment & Convention Centre 11 – 26 May, 2018.

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Tickets on Sale

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Be Right On Cue

Right On Cue are currently welcoming new members and previous choristers to celebrate their 10th year.

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Congratulations to the cast of Whistle Down the Wind!

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Auditions for WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND

 

 

 

Thank you to everyone who came along to our information session for Whistle Down the Wind.

For those unable to make it, please see the following information:

AUDITION KIT word doc
AUDITION KIT pdf

AUDITION REGISTRATION word doc
AUDITION REGISTRATION pdf

AUDITION MONOLOGUES word doc
AUDITION MONOLOGUES pdf

All auditions will be held at the Uniting Church Hall, Steele Street.
Auditions are by appointment only.
Audition times, at 15 minute intervals, are available for the following sessions:

Friday 25th November
7.30 – 9.30pm

Saturday 26th November
12.30 – 3.30pm  FULL
4.00  - 7.00pm
7.30 – 9.30pm

Sunday 27th November
12.30 – 3.30pm FULL

If you would like to book audition, please call Maree (preferably after hours) on
0408 079 805.

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AUDITIONS for WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND

Join us at the Info Session for our 2017 show, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND.

To be held at the Uniting Church Hall in Steele Street, Devonport on Friday 11 November, from 7pm, the session will include information about the show, the characters and the DCS production timeline.

It will be a fantastic opportunity to meet the Production Team – Director Emil Djakic, Musical Director Petrina Jahnz, Choreographer Ruby Doherty, Assistant Director Jake Jacobson and Producer Maree Brodzinski.

Bookings for auditions will be taken on the night and can be made via phone from Saturday 12 November.

Adult roles are available and roles for children aged 8 years+.

Auditions are by appointment only and will take place from 25 – 27 November.

Updates will be given here following the Information Session.

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