Open Auditions
Amahl and the Night Visitors
A Christmas Musical by Gian Carlo Menotti

Directed by Sandy Pickens
Musical Direction by Julie Rawson        Choreography by Shelly Stone
Barre Players Theater, 64 Common Street, Barre MA 01005
Audition dates for the role of THE YOUNG BOY, AMAHL ONLY!
(Boy, age 10-13 with a high soprano voice who has not yet had a voice change and is able to sing a high F comfortably)  
Friday, August 1, 7pm - 9pm
Saturday, August 2, 1pm - 3pm
Audition dates for ALL OTHER ROLES!
Saturday, September 6, 1pm - 3pm
  Sunday, September 7, 7pm - 9pm

​Auditions for cast members will include a vocal audition.
Please bring sheet music of a song you want to sing for your audition.
(Two copies - one for you and one for the pianist to accompany you)
All singers must be prepared to sing with the piano - no a cappella singing.
Being able to read music is nice, but matching pitch 
and the ability to sing in tune with an ensemble is a must. 

For children (age seven to teens) auditioning as dancers - no experience needed.  

Amahl (boy, soprano)
His Mother (soprano)
King Kaspar (tenor)
King Melchior (baritone)
King Balthazar (bass)
The Page (bass) (an Oriental Servant)
Shepherds & Villagers (Children and adults - soprano, alto, tenor, bass) 
Dancers (Children age seven to teens.  No experience needed)
Audition forms will be available at the theater - or - you can save time by bringing a 
completed form with you to your audition. Download the audition form here.

Questions? Send email to director, Sandy Pickens at
or music director, Julie Rawson at

Performances for this show will be December 5, 6, 7, 12, 13 & 14, 2014.