RIVERSTAGE'S

​​Saddle River

Youth Theatre


Auditions are for character-placement only--

every child gets a part! Students learn acting

voice and dance skills from our professional

Staff all while preparing for a series of public

performances. Theater improvisations and

games are taught to foster self-confidence

and the power of teamwork. Please contact

us through our Register Page or email us

at: srytheatre@aol.com for An Audition

Packet.


All Workshops are $525 + $100 Materials Fee

(Visa/Mastercard - sorry! we do not accept AMEX)

Significant discounts available for Commitment

Members! Discounts are on workshop fees and

tickets and cover the entire family. Discounts

can be as great as $85 off every workshop fee

and $6.00 off each ticket purchased!!! Please

contact us at: 201-825-8805 or

email srytheatre@aol.com for details.


SPRING 2019 WORKSHOPS:


Early Pay $25.00 Off Audition Date:

Tuesday, February 26th, 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Limited Availability!


Audition Dates For  "Grease - School Edition"

(Recommended For Grades 5th-8th - 4 Casts)

and "Frozen Jr." (Recommended For Grades 1st-4th---2 Casts) are: 

March 25th and 26th 4:00-7:00 p.m. by

appointment:

201-825-8805 or email: srytheatre@aol.com


These are April-June Workshops Culminating

in June performances. A Calendar will be given out 

at your audition. Auditions consist of a cold reading 

and singing a short portion of a song from the show--you get to pick the song choice!


Channel your INNER Danny or Sandy or

Anna or Elsa for a Springtime Of Song

and Adventures!


SUMMER DRAMA CAMPS:


Early Pay $25.00 Off  Workshop Fee Audition Date:
Tuesday, May 7th, 4:00-6:00 p.m.

Limited Availability!

We are also offering Bring A Summer New Friend/Sibling Discounts Of $15.00 Off For

Both Veteran And New Member!


Auditions consist of a cold reading and singing a short portion of a song from the show--you get to pick the song choice!


Camp Auditions: May 7th, May 21st, June 18th or 19th

4:00-6:00 p.m. A calendar will be given out at your audition. You will receive a script at your audition, as well. Parts will be emailed home so that lines can be memorized prior to the 1st day of camp. Although we have a snack bar, we do recommend packing a water and a bag lunch/snack. Please do not pack anything with peanuts due to our many allergy issues.


SUMMER Camps:


"DISNEY MOVIE MAGIC"

Recommended For Grades 1st-8th

July 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 1:30-4:30 p.m.

Be your own hero this summer! Disney’s newest animated adventures feature a real sense of “girl power”! Proving both boys and girls can become heroes
if they’re brave! Each show will feature three distinct chapters of the modern fairy tale: “Moana”, “Tangled” and “Princess and The Frog” Students will have a main role in either “Moana”, “Tangled” or “Princess and the Frog” and will be a supporting/chorus part for the other two stories. There will be two casts.
1:30-3:00 Cast 1 Acting/Games  1:30-3:00 Cast 2 Vocals/Dance, 3:00-4:30 Cast 2 Acting/Games 3:00-4:30 Cast 1 Vocals/Dance
Shows:
 July 12th, 1:00 p.m. (1), 7:00 p.m. (2)
July 13th, 1:00 p.m. (2), 7:00 p.m. (1)



“WILLY WONKA” 
Recommended for Grades 1st-8th
July 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Explore an edible world of chocolate and imagination! You’ve just won a golden Ticket to enter Willy Wonka’s Factory in this classic Roald Dahl musical adventure!
There will be two casts.
1:30-3:00 Cast 1 Acting/Games  1:30-3:00 Cast 2 Vocals/Dance, 3:00-4:30 Cast 2 Acting/Games 3:00-4:30 Cast 1 Vocals/Dance
Shows:

July 26th, 1:00 (1), 7:00 (2)
July 27th, 1:00 (2), 7:00 (1)
MAIN ROLES:
Willy Wonka, Charlie, Grandpa Joe, Charlie’s Mom, Veruca, Mr. Salt, Violet, Mrs. Beauregarde,
Mike Teevee, Mrs. Teevee, Augustus, Mrs. Gloop
There will be two alternating casts with students playing a lead role in one show and chorus for the other.

 AFTER-CAMP “WILLY WONKA” – 1 Cast 1 Show

Meets: 4:30-6:00 p.m.
July 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 15, 15, 17, 22, 23, 4:30-6:00 p.m.
Show: July 24th, 7:00 p.m.


“LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS” 

Teen Performance Workshop

Director: Christopher Barker

Musical Director: Carl Helder

Choreographer: Anna Lilikas
For Grades 8th-12th -

*$100 Off Workshop Fee For GRHS Students
Little Shop of Horrors is a comedy rock musical with music by Alan Menken and lyrics and a book by Howard Ashman. The story follows a hapless florist shop worker who raises a plant that feeds on human blood and flesh. The musical is based on the low-budget 1960 black comedy film The Little Shop of Horrors. The music, composed by Menken in the style of early 1960s rock and roll, doo-wop and early Motown, includes several well-known tunes, including the title song, "Skid Row (Downtown)", "Somewhere That's Green", and "Suddenly, Seymour".

July 29, 30, 31, August 1, 2 – 1:30-5:00 p.m.
August 3 – 11:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. - Dress
August 5, 6, 7, 8 – 1:30-5:00 p.m.
Shows:
August 9th, 1:00 (1), 7:00 (2)
August 10th, 1:00 (2), 7:00 (1)
There will be two alternating casts with students playing a lead role in one show and chorus for the other.
ROLES: Audrey, Seymour, Mushnik, Orin Scrivello, Customer, Crystal, Ronette, Chiffon and Audrey 2.
(In addition to small hand puppets, Audrey 2 will be played by an actress on-stage and staged in a modern fashion.)