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|Verona Area Community Theater
Verona Area Community Theater, Inc. offers the Verona,
Wisconsin area community opportunities to participate in and enjoy all
facets of community theater. The mission for VACT, Inc. is to support
productions and projects that augment and enhance the artistic experience
for all who participate whether on stage, behind the scenes or in the audience.
These productions are understood to be occasions to refine skills, learn
new ones, and have fun. It is an organization goal to offer affordable
access to theater to the wider community and to provide educational activities
for Verona area residents in all aspects of staging theatrical productions.
Our number one priority is to have fun!
Performing Arts Center
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|VACT News ....
Singin' in the Rain Auditions|
October 16, 2014--
Auditions for the VACT winter production, Singin' in the Rain, will be Wednesday and Friday,
November 5th & 7th, starting at 6:30, at the VACT Building, 405 Bruce Street, (not the High School). Call-backs, if necessary,
will be Saturday, November 8th at 1:00.
Please come prepared to sing 16 measures of a song of your choice from a musical. An accompanist will be provided; please
bring sheet music. You will be asked to read from the script; this will be provided at the audition. There
will also be a dance audition. Dress comfortably and bring shoes that will allow you to dance.
This is primarily an adult cast with a minimum age of 16. But we will also need two boys ages 8-12,
who can dance, for small non-speaking roles.
Due to overlap with rehearsals for White Christmas, the rehearsal schedule in November will be: All Call
on Wednesdays at the VACT building, and blocking / ensemble singing and dancing on Mondays, Tuesdays OR Thursdays
at the middle school. In additions, two dance workshop marathon rehearsals will be on two Sundays, November 9th and 23rd,
at 1:00. Beginning December 1st, all rehearsals will be at the VACT building.
Please contact the director, Dale Nickels, email@example.com, or
the producer, Dee Baldock, firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
VACT Teen Show Auditions|
October 3, 2014--
The Drowsy Chaperone auditions will be held at the VACT Building at 405 Bruce Street, Verona on
Sunday December 14th at 4pm. These auditions are open to those in grades 8-12 only.
Please prepare a vocal selection from the standard musical theater repertoire. Selections should be no longer than
16 measures. Please bring your own sheet music, an accompanist will be provided. Those auditioning will also be
asked to read a brief selection from the script. There will be a dance audition so please dress appropriately and bring
dance shoes. Please bring your calendar so you can note any schedule conflicts.
We hope to hold all the auditions on this day. We understand that there may be the need for a different audition
time due to other show commitments. Please contact Missy Holcomb 608-212-0259 or via email
email@example.com if you have a conflict and we will do our best to accommodate you.
We are not planning callbacks but reserve the right to hold them if deemed necessary.
We plan to start rehearsals on Sunday December 21st at 6pm and will do material check out on that day so a parent or
guardian should accompany you to the first rehearsal.
If you have any questions please contact the Producer, Missy Holcomb, via email
firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at 608-212-0259.
Children’s Theater Auditions|
September 23, 2014--
Announcing VAcT Children’s Theater spring shows
GTK The Sound of Music Cast List|
August 29, 2014--
Thank you to everyone that auditioned for GTK The Sound of Music. If you do not plan on accepting your part, please
contact me ASAP at Terry@thedvoraks.com. Please remember to watch for a cast
email. We will ask you to respond so that we know we have the right address.
For those parts that were double cast, we will be assigning performance dates within the first two weeks of rehearsal.
IMPORTANT: Please read carefully
Material pick up will take place at the VACT Building from 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 3. Please be
prepared to pay fees. If this is a hardship for anyone, please let me know and we will work something out.
Please contact Karen Clark, JClark3674@aol.com, if you will not be picking up your materials on Wednesday.
Sound of Music - First Rehearsal Information
The first rehearsal is Tuesday, September 9. Please watch your email for actors called. First all call will be Thursday, September 11.
The VACT Board of Directors meets monthly. Members are always welcome to attend.
The next meeting is Monday, October 13, at 6:00 PM at the
VACT Building, 405 Bruce Street.
|Become a member of VACT! Membership entitles you to vote at the annual meeting for the new
Board of Directors and for the Winter and Summer productions (see article elsewhere). There
are only two requirements for membership. First you have to have been involved, in some way,
in a VACT production in the previous year and, second, you have to be 17 or older. Students
16 years and younger can be "apprentice members" and attend meetings and serve on committees,
but are not entitled to vote. Membership dues are $5 for an individual and $10 for a family.
Family membership entitles all qualified members (17 and older and in a previous year
production) to vote. If you are not able to come to the annual meeting, but would like to
be a member, you can download the handy membership form.