It’s beginning to sound a lot like Christmas!
Join us at auditions for the 2021 Season of the Wayne Theatre Dickens Carolers!
Music Direction by Sarah Cramer
Performance opportunities from 11/26-12/30 in Waynesboro, Wintergreen Resort and the surrounding area.
*This is a paid seasonal opportunity.
Rehearsals: First rehearsal will be Sunday, 10/24
Rehearsals will be held Sunday evenings from 7-10 pm
Health & safety Statement
- The health and safety of our artists, crew and audiences is our primary concern.
- The Wayne Theatre complies with all federal, state, and local mandates.
- In an abundance of caution, we ask that all cast/creative team/crew wear masks in rehearsals regardless of vaccination status.
- Tech rehearsals and performances will be unmasked.
Sunday, 10/17, 7:00 - 9:00 pm
521 W Main Street, Waynesboro VA
We are looking for engaging, enthusiastic singers with a strong ear for harmony. The ability to sing multiple parts is a plus. All singers ages 16+ are encouraged to audition.
Please come prepared to sing THIS Christmas carol. You will be asked to sing the melody, as well as all applicable voice parts (Soprano, Alto, Tenor and Bass.) Rehearsal tracks to aid in preparation may be found HERE. If time permits, you may also be asked to do a small amount of sight reading. All singing will be done a capella.
About the Wayne Theatre Dickens Carolers:
The Wayne Theatre Dickens Carolers is an engaging group of accomplished a capella singers. Adorned in elegant Victorian dress, they present favorite holiday carols, both traditional and contemporary, in beautiful four-part quartets and octets. Carolers are available to entertain at private affairs, community events, malls, business associations, offices & corporate parties throughout the holiday season.
About Our Casting Directors
Other Casting Directors at the Wayne Theatre
Sarah Nielsen Cramer
Sarah has bachelor's degrees in Theatre Arts and Vocal Music from BYU, and institute training from American Musical Theatre of San Jose. She has worked as an actor, music director and choreographer with multiple theatre companies in Virginia, California and Utah. Most recent acting credits include Beauty and the Beast (Mrs. Potts), Hairspray (Prison Matron), Sweeney Todd, and Secret Garden at the Wayne Theatre. She is also an experienced vocal soloist, vocal coach, choral conductor, and theatrical makeup designer. Sarah is the co-Education Director and resident music director for the Wayne Theatre. She lives in Waynesboro, VA with her husband and 5 children.
Lesley Larsen (Director/Actor) has a BFA in Acting from Brigham Young University and her MLITT and MFA in Shakespeare and Renaissance Literature in Performance from Mary Baldwin College. Lesley teaches acting and theatre at James Madison University and works professionally as a voice actor. Lesley has performed with the American Shakespeare Center, the Actor’s Repertory Theatre Ensemble, 540, and exit, pursued, among others. Favorite roles include Ophelia from Hamlet, Benvolio from Romeo and Juliet, and Gower from Pericles. She has directed productions such as Deep Into the Darkness: An Adaptation of Poe’s Works, Deathtrap, You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown, Into the Woods, and The History Boys, as well as various children’s productions. Currently, she is directing The Marvelous Wonderettes at the Wayne Theatre. Lesley lives in Waynesboro with her husband and ridiculously creative girls.