Audition Announcement: “The SpongeBob Musical”
March 16, 2021

THE SPONGEBOB MUSICAL

Title of Show: The SpongeBob Musical

Synopsis: Adapted from the iconic Nickelodeon series! SpongeBob, Patrick, Sandy, Squidward and all of Bikini Bottom face total annihilation—until a most unexpected hero rises to take center stage.

Based on the series by Stephen Hillenburg / Book by Kyle Jarrow / With New Songs by Yolanda Adams, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Sara Bareilles, Jonathan Coulton, Alex Ebert of Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros, The Flaming Lips, Lady Antebellum, Cyndi Lauper, John Legend, Panic! At the Disco, Plain White T’s, They Might Be Giants, T.I., and songs by David Bowie, Tom Kenny & Andy Paley / Additional Lyrics by Jonathan Coulton / Additional Music by Tom Kitt / Music Supervision, Orchestrations and Arrangements by Tom Kitt / Choreography by Christopher Gattelli / Musical Production Conceived and Directed by Tina Landau

Director: Josh Napierkowski

Ages Called: Grades 3-12

IMPORTANT DATES

AUDITIONS

Sunday, April 11 (3:00PM-6:00PM) @ SBCT
Monday, April 12 (6:00PM-8:30PM) @ SBCT

CALL BACKS

Tuesday, April 13 (6:00PM-8:30PM) @ SBCT

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

Sunday-Thursday | April 14-June 3 (6:00-8:30PM) @ SBCT

TECH (OUTDOOR) REHEARSAL SCHEDULE

Saturday June 5- Thursday June 17 (Sat reh. 10:30-1:00PM, Sun -Thur 6:00-8:30PM) @ Central Park

LIVE SHOWS

Fri. 6/18 @ 7:00PM, Sat. 6/19 @ 2:00 & 7:00PM, Sun. 6/20 @ 7:00PM

RAIN DAY ALTERNATIVES: June 22 & 23 @ 7:00PM

Fri. 6/25 @ 7:00PM, Sat. 6/26 @ 2:00 & 7:00PM, Sun. 6/27 @ 7:00PM

ROLES

Roles will be doubled.

Eugene Krabs  (Range: B2-Bb4)
Patrick Star  (Range: Bb2-Bb4)
Sandy Cheeks  (Range: A3-E5)
Sheldon J. Plankton  (Range: B2-G#4)
SpongeBob SquarePants  (Range: C3-B4)
Squidward Q. Tentacles  (Range: A2-F#4)

ENSEMBLE

Will be broken into 3 groups of 10 in which they play several roles. 

Hip-Hop Dancers, Mob Fish, Sardines, Security Guards, Teen Fans, Sardine Devotees, Big Chorus of Sponges, Fish, Krabby Patty Fish, Buster Bluetang, Cowboy Fish, Gary, Girl Fish Trio – with rocks, Johnny the Bartender, Karen the Computer – (Range: G#3-F#5), Larry the Lobster, Sardines, Mrs. Puff, Old Man Jenkins, Patchy the Pirate – (Range: D3-F4 (F5 falsetto)), Pearl Krabs – (Range:Bb3-F#5), Perch Perkins – (Range: E2-E4), Plankton’s Backup Dancers, Pirates, The Electric Skates, The French Narrator, The Mayor of Bikini Bottom – (Range: F#4-B5), Sea Anemones, Sea Creatures (Assorted), The Conductor, The Foley Artist Fish

AUDITION PROCESS

 

Students will be scheduled into groups of 10 or less for the general auditions (Sun, April 11 & Mon, April 12). The general audition process will be broken into two, 45 minute dance and musical auditions. Students will work with the Musical Director and Choreographer to learn short-sides/routines from the show. Sides will be available to preview the week prior to auditions. All sides will be emailed to those registered to audition on Monday, April 5.

    COVID PROTOCOLS 

    This will be an in-person production with a modified rehearsal process to accommodate strict COVID protocols. All cast and crew will be tested for COVID throughout the production process.

    Questions? Reach out to the director!

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    Monday-Friday: 10-5 p.m.

    574-234-1112

    403 N. Main St., South Bend, IN 46601

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