Live Oak Theatre Company

Live Oak Theatre Announces the Open Auditions for 2016-2017 Season

by Marie Trombley - July 23rd, 2016.
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Live Oak Theatre announces that open auditions for its 2016-2017 season will be held on Saturday morning, August 20, from 10 am to noon at the Fellowship Hall of Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 200 Mt. Fair Ave., Brooksville, Florida 34601.

Auditions for all season productions will be held at that time. Those who audition should prepare 16 bars from a song that shows their strengths and vocal range. A less than two minute monologue will be welcome, but is not required. Cold readings will only be used for call backs only.

Children, young adults and their parents who have no prior experience with Live Oak Theatre should have completed Live Oak Theatre’s orientation program. The program consists of two, one and a half hour classes held from 6:30 to 8 pm on August 15 and August 18. The orientation program will be held at the Fellowship Hall of Faith Evangelical Presbyterian Church. Both sessions are required to audition.

To register for orientation contact producer and vice president of Live Oak Theatre, Vince Vanni, at or call him at 352-797-9199.

MEMBERS OF LIVE OAK THEATRE WHO HAVE PARTICIPATED IN LAST YEAR’S PRODUCTIONS NEED NOT ATTEND OPEN AUDITIONS. Simply indicate your interest in participating in this year’s production.

Those children who attended this year’s performing arts camp have already auditioned at camp and Live Oak Theatre already has their audition applications.

All principal roles for the 2016-2017 season will be cast from these auditions. Members of Live Oak Theatre who wish to be considered for callbacks should contact Vince Vanni at the above-mentioned contact information or stage manager Kelli Alexander at or call 352-247-0666. Rehearsals for Peter Pan begin on September 6.

Live Oak season consists of three productions:

· Fall production – an original musical adaptation of Peter Pan will be presented November 4, 5, 11 and 12.
· December’s Christmas celebration will be the return of the Merry Medieval Madrigal Feast on December 9, 10, 16 and 17.
· Spring production – the ever-popular and well-known musical sensation, Wizard of Oz, will be presented on March 31, April 1, 7 and 8.

About the Live Oak Theatre Company (LOT)

The Live Oak Theatre Company (LOT), a non-profit organization, is a division of YWAM (Youth With a Mission) Tampa, a not-for-profit 501c3 company. The Live Oak Theatre Company exists to enrich families, individuals, and the community as a whole by providing positive, artistic experiences in the performing arts – including excellent, affordable, and edifying FAMILY-FRIENDLY entertainment, performance, and educational opportunities for theater patrons and participants of all ages.

For more information about the Live Oak Theatre Company, including sponsorship and audition opportunities, call 352-593-0027 or email, or go to

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