Thank you for your interest in our Summer Season!



June 3rd-July 21st

Music by Duncan Sheik

Book and Lyrics by Steven Slater

Director: Jennifer Johnson

Assoc. Dir/Choreographer: Luke Ryan

Music Director: Bonnie Draina

AGES 16+ 

(exceptions can be made for prior SoL students aged 15 to audition)

Guest Artist Pay: Negotiable 

College and Pre Professional Pay: $600 stipend for principals

Benefits include meals during tech and show days, professional resume credit, and Henry Award Adjudication. Additional benefits TBA.


Community Production 

July 8th-August 18th

Music by Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber

Book and Lyrics by Tim Rice

Director: Jennifer Johnson

Choreographer: TBA

Music Director: Bonnie Draina


Students $95 Participation Fee | Adults No Fee

Join us for our first community production. Rounding out our summer is the classic rock musical by Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice. All skill levels welcome and encouraged!


All videos should be filmed horizontally (wide) against a solid color background. Please be sure to film in a space with good lighting and sound. 

  1. Please slate your name, age (IF under 18), and the show(s) in the season you are submitting for.
  2. Please prepare a 16-32 bar cut of a pop/rock song OR contemporary musical theatre song in the style of the show. Please show us your strengths and the range you are most comfortable singing in. No a-cappella. 
  3. For Spring Awakening please prepare the sides found in the Google Drive Folder for the character(s) you wish to be seen for. Feel free to use Sides from General Audition section OR Callback section; we have no preference. Tape as many as you’d like but please order them in preference. No sides needed for JCS

Send your submission as an unlisted YouTube or Vimeo link to the email below and please include a current Headshot and Resume. 

Title your email “FIRST NAME.SOL24”

Deadline for submission March 31st, 2024





April 6th, 2024 4:00pm-8:00pm

April 7th 12:00-4:00pm

Location: The Launchpad in Carbondale

Please sign up for your audition slot at the link below:

  1. Please prepare a 16-32 bar cut of a pop/rock song, a contemporary musical theatre song in the style of the show, OR a song from the show. Please bring sheet music for our pianist OR a karaoke track. No a-cappella.
  2. Adult actors auditioning for authority figures in Spring Awakening  do not need to sing (but are welcome to) but please bring a short dramatic monologue. If also auditioning for JSC, please bring a 16-32 bar cut of a pop/rock or musical theatre song.
  3. Please bring a current headshot (or current picture of you) and resume of theatre or related experience

**Especially SEEKING highly skilled actors who play older (30+) to play the authority figures in Spring Awakening and enthusiastic singer/actors of all ages for Jesus Christ Superstar