Sound of Music Auditions

AUDITIONS: The Sound of Music!

BMCC Music and Theatre Department with College Community Theatre are pleased to announce auditions for their upcoming production of “The Sound of Music.”

Dates for the auditions will be as follows:
Monday, December 2 and Tuesday, December 3, 2019, 6:00 – 8:00 PM (choose one night to audition) in the Department of Music at BMCC, Room 151.
***Please fill out the audition form prior to auditioning – Audition Form

Auditioners should plan on one of the following selections from The Sound of Music:
Lead Roles – Women: “Something Good”
Lead Roles/ensemble – Men: “Edelweiss”
Children – “Do, Re, Mi”
Adult Chorus females – “My Favorite Things”
Mother Abbess: “Climb Every Mountain”

A total of 10 Performances are set for February 20 through March 1, 2020.
Rehearsal will begin in December. Most rehearsals will be in the evening, 6:00 to 8:30 PM. some rehearsals will be scheduled for Saturday Mornings.

If you have questions or need additional information, please use this form:

We are auditioning for the following roles:
Please note: The ages listed below are the ages of the characters, not an age requirement of the actor playing the role. We realize that an actor can play a character that is older or younger than the actual age of the actor. If you can “pull-off” the age listed for the role, please feel free to audition for the role.

Maria Rainer – a Postulant at Nonnberg Abbey
The Mother Abbess
Sister Berthe – Mistress of Novices
Sister Margaretta – Mistress of Postulants
Sister Sophia
Captain Georg von Trapp
Franz – the butler
Frau Schmidt – the housekeeper
Liesl von Trapp – age 16
Friedrich von Trapp – age 14
Louisa von Trapp – age 13
Kurt von Trapp – age 10
Brigitta von Trapp – age 9
Marta von Trapp – age 7
Gretl von Trapp – the youngest
Rolf Gruber – age 17
Elsa Schraeder
Max Detweiler
Herr Zeller
Baron Elberfeld
A New Postulant
Admiral von Schreiber
Neighbors of Captain von Trapp, nuns, novices, postulants, and contestants at the Festival Concert