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usical Theatre of Anthem is seeking teen musicians for an upcoming production called “13.” 

With an unforgettable rock score from Tony Award-winning composer Jason Robert Brown (“Parade,” “The Last Five Years,” “Bridges of Madison County”), “13” is a musical about fitting in—and standing out.

The band will rehearse on a weekly or biweekly basis beginning early 2021 depending on availability. The theater will take all appropriate precautions and follow CDC guidelines regarding COVID-19 throughout the process.

Applicants should submit recordings of selections and samples as outlined on the following website by December 1. Complete submission guidelines can be found at https://sites.google.com/view/13-band-auditions/home.

Applicants must be: 

Proficient in electric guitar, electric bass, keyboards and/or drums.

Age 12 to 17.

Currently studying their instrument under the supervision of a private instructor.

Able to provide their own instrument and backline (e.g., amps/pedals) throughout the rehearsal process and performances.

Moderately proficient in music reading.

Prepared to learn their part before rehearsals begin.

Moderately experienced in playing in an ensemble setting.

Able to follow a conductor.

(Guitarists and keyboardists only) Able to improvise a rock solo.

Able to attend all dress rehearsals and performances (for a complete list of dates/times visit https://sites.google.com/view/13-band-auditions/home).

Band rehearsals will take place at MTA’s theater performance space at 42201 N. 41st Drive, Suite B100, Anthem.

There is no cost to participate, and there will be no compensation for band members.

Musical Theatre of Anthem is an award-winning, nonprofit theater company with the mission of developing youth and adults within the field of performing arts.