CONGRATULATIONS! What am amazing cast we have for this very exciting first youth production in the southern hemisphere of Andrew Lloyd Webber's masterpiece The Phantom of the Opera!
Thank you to students and parents for your time, engery, patience, and a special thank you to all the Alumni who auditioned as potential understudies, you are all greatly appreciated and lastly to the team who help in all areas of auditions and casting this, what a mammoth effort, Well Done!
When you read the following please remember to look at both Act 1 and Act 2 (following below) castings, and while we know this can be difficult to understand easily, please bring your questions along to our first Rehearsal Tomorrow at 4pm. It will all be clearly explained then. Also a quick reminder please turn in the last of your forms if you haven't already. See you then.
Phantom Act 1 Casting
Phantom Act 2 Casting
Now Cast, Let the Fun, The Drama,
The Journey Begin!
First rehearsal Tomorrow 4pm-7pm @ Nexus HQ
757 McIvor HWY Junortoun.
CALL BACKS UPDATE#2:
Congratulations to the students called back for the additional call back last night, you all worked hard and really stepped up vocally and in performance. We wish to announce the successful casting of Raoul and the Phantom and wish all those attending call backs today the very best.
CALL BACKS UPDATE:
Firstly, congratulations to all of our first round of Call Backs, you were fantastic on Monday and have made casting difficult. Each one of you had an amazing voice and brought incredible talent with you to the entire auditioning process. We were astounded with the overall calibre of talent in the room.
We are auditioning our Alumni this Friday night.
We also need to call back a couple of the males for a 2nd round of Call Backs for the Phantom and Raoul. They will be joining the alumni call backs on Friday night.
All of the leads roles will be announced Saturday AM so they can attend the Saturday Call Backs.
2nd CALL BACKS for Friday night:
We also wish to announce the successful casting of Christine, Christine Understudy and Carlotta, Congratulations to:
Again well done to all who attended the first Call backs you were outstanding and we look forward to seeing you continue and focus on you call backs for Saturday.
We also wish to inform students called back for the Ballet Dancers that there has been a change of time for the call back, see below.
2nd Call Back – Saturday 11:00 – 6:00 11:00 – 12:30 now 3pm- 4:30pm Ballet Dancers and Meg (please note the time change)
11:00 – 3:00
Andre and Firman
12:00 – 3:00
Madame Giry and Meg
12:30 – 3:30
12:30 – 3:00
Phantom, Christine, Raoul, Carlotta
4:00 – 6:00
Bella Canto, Don Attilio (Don Juan), Confidante (Il Muto
Phantom Call Backs!
Well done to the entire cast at Auditions! It is exciting that this year all students who auditioned will be in out Nexus BYT 2017 Phantom of the Opera Cast. We are proud of all of you and so excited about the talent amoungst the singers, actors and dancers!
You will note that we have announced the CALL BACKS for both Monday and Saturday (an extra bonus). You will have to stay tuned for information about the leads audition on Monday. We will not be posting the results on Wednesday, as mentioned in the handout. Instead – stay tuned for more information.
We are looking forward to announcing the full cast on Sunday, March 5th. Please make sure that you ALL check the cast on Sunday. Please note that there are still many singing, speaking and dancing rolls that are not required for call backs. They will be announced on Sunday based on your auditions from Friday and Saturday.
Below are the students (in no particular order – please excuse any spelling errors) we would like to CALL Back and the roles they will be reading for. Please read the entire list that follow carefully as you name might appear in multiple places.
Well done everyone – Be encouraged! You were awesome!
Walking, running, dancing our way round Lake Weroona raising money to end homelessness in Bendigo!
Greetings NEXUS BYT 2016 Oklahoma Cast,
Congratulations to all the students who auditioned. You were all so amazing! We were blown away with how much talent you all have. We particularly loved the supportive and encouraging atmosphere that you created throughout the auditions. It was so ‘Nexonian’, it really is going to be a great year! Well done to all of you!!
See you on Friday 18th March, until then enjoy a well-deserved break before we kick start!!