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Performer auditions and tech crew interviews for VIVA! EL PASO will be from 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m. Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25 in the Abraham Chavez Theatre.

Interested performers and crew may attend any of the four sessions.

Performers need to bring a photo ID, Social Security card or employment documentation, a black-and-white 8X10 portrait style photo, and a resume of past performance work, including school information and work history.

Performer requirements are:

  • Actors — Prepare a 90-second monologue of their choice.
  • Singers — Prepare 90 seconds of a song, with sheet music for piano accompaniment if needed.
  • Dancers — Prepare 60 to 90 seconds of a movement piece, with music on a thumb drive or cell phone that can connect to the sound system.

Interviews for technical crew positions will be conducted during those times and dates at the Chavez Theatre. Those interviewing for those positions must have technical theatrical experience and must bring their resumes to the interviews.

Those positions are: stage manager; lighting design/board operator; head carpenter/set design; prop master/stagehand; sound design/board operator; and spotlight operator.

Performers and technical support crew will be paid a stipend.

Performances will be at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays June 15 through July 28 in the McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre. Keith W. Townsend is the director. Additional performances or rainout dates may be added.