NOTE: Please read all information on this form so you are best prepared for auditions.
The City of Pleasanton is looking for individuals interested in announcing for the annual Hometown Holidays Parade. If selected, you will announce parade entrants and make announcements on-the-fly based on parade need. Please complete this form if you would like to audition to be a parade announcer for the 2018 Hometown Holidays Parade. Walk-up auditions will not be considered.
Important Parade Announcer Dates and Times:- Thursday 11/8 5:30 | Auditions | Firehouse Arts Center - Tuesday 11/27 6-8 p.m. | Script Review and Rehearsal- Saturday 12/1 2:30-8 p.m. | Hometown Holidays Parade
For further information contact Mark Duncanson with the City of Pleasanton at firstname.lastname@example.org or 925-931-4828
Once you submit your information, please assume you are signed up for that slot and arrive at the audition location 5-10 minutes before the time indicated. The selection committee will be casting for spots for two to three parade stages this year.
Each individual should come to the audition prepared to read "announcer copy" they choose in the form of a commercial or comparable piece. Many commercial scripts can be found online on sites like https://www.edgestudio.com/script-library/english-adult/promos-trailers-imaging.
The candidate should also be prepared to read copy the Parade Announcer Committee will have on hand at the audition
If selected, announcers may be partnered up with others to announce as a team.