Musicians Wanted for Side Show

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Are you an experienced musician looking to be a part of an incredible production? Limelight Performing Arts is casting musicians for its upcoming production.

We are currently looking for piano/keyboard, drums, auxiliary percussion, bass guitar, violin, and possibly a trumpet or woodwind player.

Rehearsal Schedule:
Wednesday, October 11 “Sitz Probe” First run with the cast
Friday, October 13 Tech Rehearsal with musicians 5-9pm
Saturday, October 14 Dress Rehearsal with musicians 2-8pm
Wednesday, October 18 Final Dress with musicians 6-10pm
Thursday, October 19 possible added rehearsal TBA

Performance Schedule: (musicians called 30 minutes before showtime
Friday, October 20 at 7pm
Saturday, October 21 at 3:30 & 7pm
Sunday, October 22 at 2:30pm & 5:30pm
Wednesday, October 25 at 7pm
Friday, October 27 at 7pm
Saturday, October 28 at 3:30 & 7pm
Sunday, October 29 at 2:30pm


Interested in auditioning? Please send an audition video of yourself playing one of the attached selections by Friday, September 15. with the Subject Line “Side Show Musician Auditions” You may include an optional resume and second clip of you performing anything else if you’d like. If you are interested in submitting as an auxiliary percussionist, you do not need to send a video; simply send a resume or list of previous experience.

There will be both volunteer and paid positions available based on experience.


Links to music:

Cast List: Side Show


Congratulations to the cast of Side Show!

We are still making decisions on the roles of Terry & Buddy, and may be holding supplemental auditions for these roles. If you know of anyone who might be interested, please have them email us at


Meet the Cast!


Owen Aspinall – Male Cossack
Tamara Benham – Auntie, Hunchback
Tate Chernen – The Geek, Ray
Tilda Ellefson – Venus de Milo, Judge
Vincent Farley – Roustabout, Tod Browning
Grace Fraser – Roustabout, Cameraman
Gracie Gamble – Teen Violet, Sword Swallower
Hailey Gates – Bearded Lady
Jordan Gingell – Sir
Ryley Hansen – Human Pin Cushion
McKenna Henry – Bat Boy
Lauren Hiller – Roustabout
Kayla King – Fortune Teller
Hailey Laidig – Young Violet, Dog Boy
Felicity Martin – Amazon Woman, Sir’s Lawyer
Julian Mendoza – TBA Terry or Buddy

Gabby Martinez – Tattooed Lady

Caitlin Miller – 3 Legged Man
Jessica Montecalvo – Teen Daisy, Snake Charmer
Connor Olden – Lizard Man
Shayna Padjen – Half Man, Half Woman
Tori Penman – Acrobat
Jordan Sagy – Jake
Annabelle Skala – Daisy Hilton
Brett Small – Roustabout, Announcer
Savannah Springer – Young Daisy, Female Cossack
Samantha Timothy – Violet Hilton
Becca Webb – Pinhead Lady, Tap Dancing Minister


Alternates – Marin Halvorson, Teagan Dinyes, Shayla Forero.

Auditions for Side Show


Side Show (2014 Broadway Revival) (musical)
Mainstage Musical at Studio 3 Artspace Theatre
Auditions: August 23, 2017 from 7-9pm
Callbacks: August 26, 2017 from 12:30-3:30pm
Performances: October 20-29, 2017
*Casting ages 13-20 with select roles for ages 6-12
*Also casting live musicians

See the links above to register to audition or download an audition packet.

“Side Show (2014 Broadway Revival)” is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, INC.

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