Audition Notice

WINNIPEG STUDIO THEATRE and StudioWorks Jr. Company will be presenting SCHOOL OF ROCK in May 2018

Winnipeg Studio Theatre is searching for the perfect Dewey Finn, the lead character in School of Rock.  Dewey was made famous by by Jack Black in the movie.
Character: Dewey Finn – lead role, Male (Character Age range 20-25). A true original; great comic chops; high rock tenor, must have guitar skills. Bring your guitar and a small amp to show your skill level.
All Ethnicities 

To schedule an audition please email headshot and resume to:   

Auditions will be held in August

PLEASE PREPARE a rock song of your choice and bring sheet music. 

Also check out the Dewey sides at:

Production dates: May 24-27, 2018, must be available throughout the school year on Wednesday evenings.

Where: Asper Centre for Theatre and Film, 515 Portage Ave. (Balmoral St. Entrance) – Studio 0T09

Peformance Dates: May 24 – 27, 2018

Musical Theatre (Actor/Singer/Dancer/Musician)
This is a non-equity production (Character Age range 20-25)

Production Venue: Tom Hendry Warehouse Theatre
Deadline to submit: June 14, 2017

Successful candidates will join the StudioWorks training program, a 36-week musical theatre intensive which culminates in the year-end production. Led by Brenda Gorlick, the weekly sessions will feature special guest instructors from Winnipeg’s theatre community and students will have exposure to a professional rehearsal process.

Director: Kayla Gordon
Choreographer: Brenda Gorlick

For more information about the show and how to audition…
Email: Brooke at

Download the School of Rock Release for details on the auditions and the show

Also please download and bring this availability form along with you to the audition. Audition Availability Form – School of Rock


Facebook: Winnipeg Studio Theatre 

Sides from the show for the audition:

Vocal Sides


Vocals Dewey- Stick it to the Man




Dewey and Ned Page 25-26

Dewey and Gabe Page 56-57

Dewey and Ned Page 98-99

Dewey and Zak Page 33-34

Dewey and Summer page 22-23

Lawrence and Dewey Page 41-42

Patty and Dewey Page 113-114




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