Singers, Musicians, and Comedians Auditions: Fall 2017

Welcome to Penn, Class of 2021! We are so excited to have you on campus and cannot wait to see all of your talents! Below is a complete list of auditions and first open rehearsals for our 13 SMAC groups. Some groups do not have auditions, and have open membership. These groups' first open rehearsals as well as subsequent reoccurrring rehearsals are listed. If a group has more than one audition, you are only required to attend one. Some groups will have callbacks which will be announced by the groups themselves.


Bloomers Comedy

Free Show: Thursday, August 31st at 8PM in Houston Hall, Hall of Flags
Meet & Greet: Thursday, August 31st at 9:30PM in Houston Hall, Ben Franklin Room

Auditions Day 1: Sunday, September 3rd: 5-9PM in Platt Performing Arts House
Auditions Day 2: Monday, September 4th: 4-8PM in Platt Performing Arts House

Auditions and interviews for all sections will be held in Platt Performing Arts House. Show up any time in the above time windows. 

Contact bloomerschair@gmail.com or visit their Facebook event and website for more information. 


The Excelano Project

Auditions Day 1: Tuesday, September 5th: 6-8PM in Kelly Writer's House

Show up any time in the above time window.

Contact excelano.project@gmail.com or visit their Facebook event and Facebook page for more information.


Penn Glee Club

Free Show: Wednesday, August 30th at 6PM in Houston Hall, Class of 1949

Auditions Day 1: Saturday, September 2nd: 1-6PM in Platt Performing Arts House
Auditions Day 2: Sunday, September 3rd: 12-8PM in Platt Performing Arts House

Auditions and interviews for all sections will be held in Platt Performing Arts House. Show up any time in the above time windows.

Contact president@penngleeclub.com or visit their Facebook event and website for more information.


The Mask & Wig Club

Free Show: Sunday, September 3rd at 7:45PM in Irvine Auditorium

Auditions Day 1: Monday, September 4th: 3PM in Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall.

Auditions and interviews for all sections will begin promptly at 3PM in Bodek Lounge.

Contact chairman@maskandwig.com or visit their Facebook event and website for more information.


New Spirit of Penn Gospel Choir

First Open Rehearsal: Wednesday, September 6th: 8-10PM in ARCH 208
Reoccurring Open Rehearsals: Mondays and Wednesdays 8-10PM in ARCH 208

Contact newspiritofpenn@gmail.com or visit their website for more information.


Penn Band

First Open Rehearsal: Wednesday, August 30th: 5:30PM in Platt 182
Reoccurring Open Rehearsals: Mondays 6PM and Wednesdays 8:30PM in Platt 182

Open to woodwind players, brass players, and drummers. String instrument players, feel free to ask about other options.

Contact joinus@pennband.net or visit their website for more information.


Penn DuRe

Interview Schedule To Be Announced
First Open Rehearsal: Tuesday, September 12th: 7-9PM in Platt 177

There is no formal audition process. Interviews are conducted to introduce applicants to the group and to get to know the applicants. Prior experience or exposure to Korean traditional music is not required.

Contact DuRe through their Facebook page for information.


Penn Jazz

Audition Day 1: Sunday, September 3rd: 8PM-12AM in Platt 177
Audition Day 2: Monday, September 4th: 8PM-12AM in Platt 177
Audition Day 3: Tuesday, September 5th: 8PM-12AM in Platt 177
Audition Day 4: Wednesday, September 6th: 8PM-12AM in Platt 176
Audition Day 5: Thursday, September 7th: 8PM-12AM in Platt 177
Audition Day 6: Sunday, September 10th: 9PM-12AM in Platt 177

Priority is given to auditionees who sign up here, but walk-ins are welcome.

Visit their website for more information.


Penn Sargam

Audition Day 1: Saturday, September 9th: 6-9PM in Williams Hall 812
Audition Day 2: Sunday, September 10th: 3-6PM in Williams Hall 812

Both vocalists and instrumentalists are welcome to audition. Auditionees will perform a 3-5 minute piece of any genre/language. Musical experience in any genre is welcome.

Contact penn.sargam@gmail.com or visit their Facebook page for more information.


Penn Singers

Audition Day 1: Sunday, September 3rd: 4-9PM in Platt Performing Arts House
Audition Day 2: Monday, September 4th: 2-6PM in Platt Performing Arts House

Audition to be a performing or technical company member. Lead auditions will be conducted within the company at a later date.

Penn Singers will be performing Anything Goes for their Fall Show.

Contact pennsingers@gmail.com or visit their Facebook event and website for more information.


Penn Sirens

Audition Day 1: Sunday, September 3rd: 11AM-5PM in Platt 180
Audition Day 2: Monday, September 4th: 6-11PM in Platt 179

Visit their Facebook event and website for more information.

Simply Chaos

Audition Day 1: Saturday, September 9th: 1-5PM in Platt 177
Audition Day 2: Sunday, September 10th: 1-5PM in Platt 177

Contact schaosboard@googlegroups.com or visit their Facebook page and website for more information.


Without A Net

Audition Day 1: Tuesday, September 5th: 4-7PM in Platt 179
Audition Day 2: Wednesday, September 6th: 4-7PM in Platt 179

Contact penn.withoutanet@gmail.com or visit their Facebook page and website for more information.


Interested in learning more?

For more information, contact the SMAC Chair at smac.chair@gmail.com.