North Central College - Naperville, IL

Auditions and Tryouts

Music Welcome Day

Sunday, September 15

11 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Wentz Concert Hall and Fine Arts Center

Love music and anxious to start performing? This is where you want to be! Auditions and meetings ranging from jazz studies to voice placement will take place at this time. For more information and a more detailed schedule of the afternoon refer to the Music Welcome Day handout in your Welcome Week packet.

Theatre Meeting

Sunday, September 15

3 - 4 p.m.

Meiley-Swallow Hall, Theatre

Opening meeting for all interested in theatre activities at North Central for the 2011-2012 academic year. Mandatory for all theatre majors, minors and scholarship holders, all others are welcome. Find out important information about faculty, auditions, shows and everything else you want to know about theatre.

Fall Show Auditions

Tuesday, September 17

6:30 p.m.

Auditions for North Central’s fall shows, Macbeth, Into the Woods and Speech and Debate are open to all students. Sign-up for auditions on the Fine Arts Center Call Boards (located in the lower level hallway near the green rooms); auditioning for all three shows is encouraged.  Call backs will be posted on the evening of September 17. See requirements for each audition below.

Into the Woods

Pfeiffer Hall, Stage

Please prepare 32 bars of your best material.

Macbeth

Meiley-Swallow Hall, Theatre

Men are to prepare Macbeth monologue. Women are to prepare Lady Macbeth monologue. Monologues are to be memorized. 

Speech and Debate

Madden Theatre

Please prepare a one minute contemporary dialogue. Monologues are to be memorized. 

Coed Cheerleading Team

The Cheerleading Team performs at all home football and basketball games throughout the year. The team members also participate and assist at both events on and off campus, including volunteering and providing service in the community. Tryouts are held in late spring for football season and everyone is encouraged to try out, regardless of experience level. For more information contact Head Cheerleading Coach Tierra Thompson at tjthompson@noctrl.edu.

Dance Team           

The Dance Team performs at all home football and basketball games throughout the year. The team members also participate and assist at both events on and off campus, including volunteering and providing service in the community. Tryouts are held in late spring and everyone is encouraged to try out, regardless of experience level. For more information contact Head Dance Coach Tierra Thompson at tjthompson@noctrl.edu.

Cardinal Athletic Band

The Cardinal Athletic Band performs at athletic events and invites any student who plays a band instrument to join. While the band has auditions for part assignments, everyone is welcome to participate regardless of experience level. The group also includes The Red Thunder Drumline during football season. Contact Langston Hemenway, director of the band, at lfhemenway@noctrl.edu to join the Cardinal Athletic Band.