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SYNETIC TEEN COMPANY

Synetic’s Teen Company is a year-round training program dedicated to developing the next generation of artistic performers.

Teen Company members gain confidence, discipline, and the responsibility to challenge themselves and their peers. Artists’ study and train in the infused theatrical methodologies of Growtowski, Lecoq, Stanislavski, and Chekhov through the Synetic-style. The teen cast work closely with professional directors, fight and movement choreographers, and as part of their mentorship receive special coaching on character and technique from senior Synetic company members.

By mid-April, the teen ensemble has a fully staged, full-length production, to go along with an experience of a lifetime. Many teen program alumni go on to appear in main stage productions!

AUDITIONS

Synetic Theater’s Teen Company will be holding open auditions for the 2016/2017 season on Sunday, May 15th, Monday May 16th, and Saturday, May 21st!

WHEN:

Sunday, May 15th (10am-1pm)

Monday May 16th (6pm-9pm)

Saturday, May 21st (10am-1pm)

To request an audition, please email your nameaudition date, head shot, and resume to: tori@synetictheater.org

LOCATION

Auditions will be held in Synetic’s Studio space:
Synetic Theater @ Studio Violet.
2155 Crystal Plaza Arcade T-19
Arlington, VA 22202

If this is your first visit to Synetic’s Studio, please review a map of the Crystal City underground prior to your audition. A map is available from this link –Synetic Studio Violet is located at #2. 

WHAT TO EXPECT

This is a group movement audition. Performers will be asked to improvise, learn choreography, and could be asked to perform a one-minute monologue of their choice, which can include movement or not, as the performer prefers.  Performers should plan to arrive at the start time of auditions and stay for the duration. It should be noted that Synetic is a physical theater company and therefore all auditionees can expect to be physically challenged. Please dress appropriately for movement. The floor in the studio is a marley floor, and NO STREET SHOES are allowed.

To gain an understanding of our company’s aesthetic please watch our company trailer here in advance of the audition.

*Synetic is a Non-Equity theater company*

Training Dates:

Synetic’s Teen Company year round training is broken down into three sessions. Each session is cumulative from the last, as it would be for a dance, gymnastics, or any sports league. Teen company members must attend all three sessions.

Session 1:

Dates: Week of September 12th-November 19th (10 Weeks)

Days: Mondays (6pm-8pm) and Saturdays (11am-1pm)

No training the week of Thanksgiving (Nov. 21st-Nov. 26th)

Session 2:

Dates: Week of November 28th-January 28th (8 Weeks)

Days: Mondays (6pm-8pm) and Saturdays (11am-1pm)

No training the mid-week of Christmas through New Years Day (Dec. 20th-Jan. 1st)

Session 3:

Dates: Week of Jan 30th – Mid-April

Weeks: 11 Weeks

Rehearsals begin for Teen Taming of the Shrew. Find rehearsal schedule here.

About the Production: Following in the footsteps of our main stage company, the next generation of Synetic stars will perform Taming of the Shrew, March 23>> April 1, 2017. In this comedic and electrifying piece, set amongst the extravagance of Hollywood and inspired by paparazzi darlings like the Kardashians, a temperamental duo goes toe to toe in one of Shakespeare’s earliest romantic comedies.

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Tuition:

Total Tuition Cost of Program:

$2,000

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Deposit to Secure Spot:

$200

Due Before First Day of Session 1 Training: $650

Due Before First Day of Session 2 Training: $500

Due Before First Day of Session 3 Training: $650

 

***Discount if paid up front: $1,900 for total program (deposit included)***