Wednesday, August 15, 2012

2012 Audition Info
Hammerkatz NYU Wants YOU!
·      Do you love writing and performing sketch comedy?
·      Do you want to meet new people?
·      Do you just love bits???

Then you should audition for Hammerkatz, NYU’s premiere sketch comedy group!

How do I audition? Everyone in Hammerkatz joins as a writer and performer, so to be eligible you must complete both parts of the audition.

Part 1, Performance Audition
Attend one of our Performance Auditions.
·         Thursday, September 6th at 8:30pm at Kimmel 802
·         Friday, September 7th at 8:30pm at Kimmel 802
·         Saturday, September 8th at 2pm at Kimmel 802

Part 2, Writing Sample
Email a writing sample to by 9pm on September 8thWhat’s can be in a writing sample? Below are some suggestions. You only need to include one of these examples, but include more if you think that will better represent you as a writer and what you think is funny. 
·         Sketches! One or a few, 1-5 pages each.
·         A short/funny play or script! No more than 7 pages.
·         A list of ideas for sketches!

Other things you should know about Auditions:
·         Performance auditions can take a while so be prepared to stay a couple of hours. Aka bring a book or sweet convo skills.
·         We provide you with scripts at our performance auditions, which you will perform in groups. No preparation necessary and no memorization required!
·         Don’t sweat having a super fancy or extensive writing sample, we just want to see what you think is funny!
·         Email if you have any other questions. Or check out!



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