Carolers has been auditioning, training and booking costumed, acappella,
SATB, Christmas caroling quartets since 1978. We are the largest and
longest running caroling organization in the northwest. Auditions
are held in early August every year. September through November, we
rehearse twice a week (every Sunday evening plus one more TBA). The
performance season runs Thanksgiving through Christmas and your personal
performance hours are largely determined by your availability. We
generally have 40-50 singers who make $25-35/hr. Someone cast into a
full-time quartet usually makes $1750-2500 for the season. Someone cast
into a part-time quartet (evenings and weekends) usually
WHAT TO EXPECT:
The audition will last about 8 minutes and some parts will timed.
Please don't be offended if we have to stop you. There are three main parts:
LOCATION & DIRECTIONS:
Auditions are held at:
Seattle Gilbert & Sullivan Society
Crown Hill Center
9250 14th Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98117
From I-5, heading southbound, take Northgate Way exit. Take a R to go west
on Northgate Way, which will become 105th, then become Holman, then you'll
eventually take a R on 14th. It's a couple blocks on the R.
From I-5, heading northbound, take the 85th Street exit. Head west on 85th,
take a R on 15th, then after the road curves to the R, you'll take a L onto
14th. It's a couple blocks on the R.
Phone numbers where you can reach us the night of auditions
206-246-8188 (Nathan) or
(We give more than one because reception is sometimes bad.)
I WANT TO AUDITION. NOW WHAT?
here to submit your name as a potential caroler!
If you're submitting yourself between September and July, don't
expect to hear from us right away. We're "making a list" but the "checking
it twice" part doesn't happen until July, when we start contacting everyone
to set audition appointments.
Feel free to call us (206-320-7007) with additional questions as well.
This page is intended to answer most of your questions but we know
there may be others.
Thank you for your interest! We look forward to meeting