IRENE RYANS SCHEDULE

The tentative schedule for the Irene Ryans @ the Regional Festival is as follows:

  • WEDNESDAY (Day 1 of the Festival) – PRELIMINARY
    • 8am-midnight
    • Ryan Nominees and Partners are divided into rounds
    • Nominees and Partners must meet during an informational session prior to their scheduled round
    • Each round lasts approximately 1 hour
    • Immediately following the round, Nominees and Partners will meet with a respondent who will give feedback on their audition
    • The 2 minute scene and the 1 minute monologue will be performed during the Preliminary Round
    • Nominees and Partners receive limited time to rehearse in the audition room
    • Those performing with music will have an opportunity to rehearse with the accompanist prior to their round.  However it will not be in the audition space.
    • Advancing Nominees and Partners will be announced by Thursday morning
  • FRIDAY (Day 3 of the Festival) – SEMIFINAL
    • Mid-afternoon
    • Ryan Nominees and Partners are divided into rounds
    • Nominees and Partners must meet during an informational session prior to their scheduled round
    • Each round lasts approximately 1 hour
    • Immediately following the round, Nominees and Partners will meet with a respondent who will give feedback on their audition
    • The 3 minute scene and the 2 minute preliminary round scene will be performed during the SemiFinal Round
    • Nominees and Partners receive limited time to rehearse in the audition room
    • Those performing with music will have an opportunity to rehearse with the accompanist prior to their round.  However it will not be in the audition space.
    • Advancing Nominees and Partners will be announced by Friday evening
  • SATURDAY (Day 4 of the Festival) – FINAL
    • Mid-afternoon
    • Ryan Nominees and Partners are divided into rounds
    • Nominees and Partners must meet during an informational session prior to their scheduled round
    • Each round lasts approximately 1 hour
    • There are no responses following the Final Round
    • The 3 minute scene, 2 minute scene, and 1 minute monologue will be performed during the Final Round
    • Nominees and Partners receive limited time to rehearse in the audition room
    • Those performing with music will have an opportunity to rehearse with the accompanist prior to their round.  However it will not be in the audition space.
    • Winners will be announced at the Awards Ceremony on Saturday Evening.