Young Adult Musical Theater Open Auditions
For young adults age 14 - 21
Back to the 80's
A totally awesome musical   ​

Written by Neil Gooding
Music and Lyrics by Various
Additional Material by Stuart Smith
Revised Orchestrations and Arrangements by Brett Foster
Original Musical Adaptation by Scott Copeman

Directed by Jason Burnett                    Musical director Brett Ouimette
Barre Players Theater, 64 Common Street, Barre MA 01005

Audition dates...
                                            Thursday, May 28 at 7:30pm
                                            Friday, May 29 at 7:30pm
                                            Saturday, May 30​ at Noon (Callbacks)
             Audition forms will be available at the theater
                   or, you can save time by bringing a 
               completed form with you to your audition.
              Be prepared to note any schedule conflicts
                            on your audition form.
Auditions will consist of the following activities...
                                - Cold Readings from the script
                                - Sing the song "Total Eclipse Of The Heart"  (Accompaniment will be provided)
                                Sing one additional song of your choice from the pre-selected options below
                                Dance / Movement Improvisation
                                Short Dance Combination  (Tap dancers should bring tap shoes)
Audition song options for BOYS...​
                                                        - Wake Me Up Before You Go Go  -  Wham
                                                        - I’m Gonna Be (500 miles)  -  The Proclaimers
                                                        - Believe It or Not  -  Joe Scarbury

Audition song options for GIRLS...
                                                        - Lost In Your Eyes  -  Debbie Gibson
                                                        - Girls Just Wanna Have Fun  -  Cyndi Lauper
                                                        - Kids In America  -  Kim Wilde

If you would like to be involved in the production but are not interested in performing on stage, 
there are opportunities for you to work with our Production Staff.
Please come to one of the auditions, fill out an audition form, and meet the Production Team.
Technical Positions that could be available...
Light Board Operator  -  Junior Electrician  -  Sound Board Operator  -  Junior Sound Technician
Assistant Stage Manager  -  Scene Painting  -  Stage Crew

Questions?  Send email to director Jason Burnett at

Performances for this show will be August 14, 15, 16, 21, 22 & 23, 2015.