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Auditions

The Melodramatics Theatre Company, Inc. welcomes all to audition for our productions. In particular, we are interested in:

  • Cornell University Undergraduate Students
  • Cornell University Graduate/Professional Students
  • Cornell University Staff/Faculty
  • Ithaca College Undergraduate Students
  • Ithaca College Graduate/Professional Students
  • Ithaca College Staff/Faculty
  • Residents of Ithaca, NY
  • Residents of Tompkins County, NY

Generally, we ask that those auditioning prepare 32 bars of a contemporary or classical musical theatre song and a 60-second monologue. Requirements do change from show to show, however. Please be sure to verify the posted audition information.

Our auditions for our current production of West Side Story have already concluded. Please check back in the fall for information about our Fall 2016/Spring 2017 productions.

Creative Team

The Melodramatics Theatre Company, Inc. is always actively recruiting new members of the creative team for current and upcoming productions. Please take a look at the list below and send your resume to mail@melodramatics.com if you are interested in joining our team.

  • Director
  • Musical Director
  • Orchestra Director/Conductor
  • Choreographer
  • Stage Manager
  • Scenic Designer
  • Lighting Designer
  • Costume Designer
  • Sound Designer and/or Engineer
  • Properties Designer
  • Marketing and Publicity Manager

In addition, we are always looking for assistants to members of the creative team, especially for those looking to gain more experience.

Technical Team

The Melodramatics Theatre Company, Inc. is always actively recruiting new members of the technical team for current and upcoming productions. Please take a look at the list below and send your resume to mail@melodramatics.com if you are interested in joining our team.

  • Technical Director
  • Master Electrician
  • Wardrobe Supervisor
  • Sound A1
  • Sound A2
  • Front of House Manager
  • Audience Services Manager

In addition, we are always looking for electricians and carpenters. Some paid calls are available, on a show-by-show basis. Please email us if you are interested in being alerted to these calls.

Orchestra

We actively recruit and audition musicians to be members of our paid orchestra. Our needs vary show-to-show.

For West Side Story, we are looking for several different musicians to join out orchestra. Please contact us at mail@melodramatics.com for more information.

Support Staff

Do you want to get involved, but aren’t sure how? That’s okay, too! We are always looking to have more people on our team. Please contact us via email mail@melodramatics.com for more information.