Opportunities

MTYP Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

MTYP aspires to be a theatre where children and youth always see themselves reflected, whether it is on our stage, in our classrooms or in any of the spaces where our artistic and administrative activities take place.  Accordingly, equity, diversity and inclusion are factored into all decisions at MTYP.  We welcome submissions from people of all identities, ethnicities and abilities and encourage everyone to seek out employment or volunteer opportunities at MTYP when available.

Employment Opportunities

There are no employment opportunities at this time.

Auditions

AUDITION NOTICE

Manitoba Theatre for Young People is in search of adult actors and actor/musicians for:

YOU’RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN & A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS

By Clark M. Gesner, Michael Mayer & Andrew Lippa
Based on the Comic Strips by Charles M. Schulz
Television Special by Bill Melendez & Lee Mendelson
Stage Adaptation by Eric Schaeffer
By Special Arrangement of Arthur Whitelaw & Ruby Persson

Directed by Pablo Felices-Luna
Assistant Director Jillian Willems
Musical Director Rachel Cameron

Part of our 2022/2023 Season

Rehearsals begin: November 7, 2022
Opens: December 1, 2022
Closes: December 23, 2022
Possible extension: December 30, 2022

MTYP aspires to be a theatre where children and youth always see themselves reflected, whether it is on our stage, in our classrooms or in any of the spaces where our artistic and administrative activities take place. Accordingly, equity, diversity and inclusion are factored into all decisions at MTYP. We welcome artistic submissions from people of all identities, ethnicities and abilities and encourage everyone to seek out employment or volunteer opportunities at MTYP when available.

AUDITIONS: September 14 and 15. Callbacks (if necessary) on September 19, 2022

Audition Process:

  1. Please submit an expression of interest to [email protected] by September 9, 2022. Auditions will be held in person. Those unable to attend in person may request a video submission.
  2. Audition Sides will be posted at https://mtyp.ca/about/opportunities/ by September 2, 2022
  3. Video auditions must be received by September 12, 2022

CHARACTER DESCRIPTIONS

Charlie Brown (Baritone) Gentle, insecure, lovable, and determined; often depressed but rises out of every downfall with hope and determination.

Lucy Van Pelt (Mezzo-Soprano) Ready to be older. Interests include psychiatry and real estate.

Snoopy (Tenor) A happy and independent dog full of energy, imagination, and sass.

Linus Van Pelt (Baritone) A wise intellectual, philosopher, and theologian, the most insecure but perhaps the smartest out of all the characters.

Sally Brown (Soprano) Adorable, materialistic, and spunky, often overreacts to situations.

Schroeder (Piano player) A piano prodigy and admirer of Beethoven.

Pig Pen (Drum player) Known for attracting dust, being constantly filthy and having a good heart.

Frieda (Bass player) A total diva, always bragging about naturally curly red hair.

Auditions will be by appointment only. Successful applicants will be contacted to schedule an audition time. Applicants will be asked to prepare sides along with a song. An accompanist will be provided at the audition.

Equity members will be seen first at all open audition calls.
CAEA members: please bring your membership card to the audition.

[Download the audition notice]

Audition Sides

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