First Night Spotlight Auditions


First Night Spotlight Auditions

This year’s First Night, New Years Eve celebration is right around the corner! ARTS Missoula Staff is hard at work planning events and coordinating details for December 31st, 2017. One of our main shows, First Night Spotlight, is in the works for this year and AUDITIONS ARE SOON! Auditions will take place in early December and are open to all local high school students in the Missoula area.

Times & Locations are as follows:

Big Sky High School // December 6th, 3:15pm // Big Sky High Auditorium

Hellgate High School // December 7th, 3:15pm // Hellgate High Auditorium

Sentinel High School [and surrounding areas] // December 9th, 11:30am // University Center Theater

Willard High School // December 7th, 2:00pm // Hellgate High Auditorium

We are thrilled to hear this year’s performances! A quick reminder on the structure of First Night Spotlight: these auditions are the first of a few steps. Preliminary rounds take place in early December. Contestants are evaluated by our esteemed panel of judges on voice quality, song choice, stage presence, audience engagement, dramatization/choreography, and costume choice. The final round takes place on New Year’s Eve at the height of First Night Missoula in the Dennison Theatre on the University of Montana campus.

Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have any questions regarding auditions, Spotlight, or First Night in general. Our office phone number is (406)-541-0860.

More information on Spotlight: HERE!

More information on First Night: HERE!