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Neko_Kaolla
01-07-2010, 10:01 AM
In order to keep the other threads from cluttering, I figured I'd start a thread just for the shows. So only talk about METRO's shows here, okay?

SHOW AUDITIONS: February 13th or 21st, 10am or 2pm at MOSI in Tampa, FL (you're only required to attend ONE time slot)

Please refer to one of the audition pages for details about auditions, the process, and the shows.

CHESS: http://www.metroconventions.com/control.cfm?ID=3360
RELEASED CHARACTER LIST:
Rikimaru and Ayame from Tenchu
Ryu Hayabusa from Ninja Gaiden
Mugen from Samurai Champloo
Kamina from Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann
Haruko Haruhara from FLCL
Maka Albarn and Black Star from Soul Eater
Scorpion and Sub-Zero from Mortal Combat
Naruto Uzumaki, Rock Lee, and Hinata Hyuuga from Naruto
Maid Guy and Fubuki from Kamen no Maid Guy
Johannes Krauser II from Detroit Metal City
Prince Vegeta and Son Goku from Dragonball Z
Razputin "Raz" Aquato from Psychonauts
Mitsurugi Heishirou, Seong Mina, Chai Xianghua, and Tira from Soul Calibur
Utsusemi and Tatsumi Takeshina from Bushido Blade
Black Belt from Final Fantasy
Viewtiful Joe from Viewtiful Joe
Senryo Kyoshiro from Samurai Shodown
Jotaro Kujo from JoJo's Bizarre Adventure
Ultraman from Ultraman

FANTASY MASQUERADE: http://www.metroconventions.com/control.cfm?ID=3830
RELEASED CHARACTER LIST:
Kikuchiyo, Okamoto Katsushiro, and Shimada Kambei from Samurai 7
Tatewaki Kuno from Ranma 1/2
Ryoko Mitsurugi from Real Bout High School
Kouga Gennosuke from Basilisk
Taki from Soul Calibur
Zeal and Schala from Chrono Trigger
Shinomori Aoshi from Rurouni Kenshin
Fakia and Ahiru from Princess Tutu
Yuffie Kisaragi from Final Fantasy VII

METRO STAR PARTY: http://www.metroconventions.com/control.cfm?ID=4151
RELEASED CHARACTER LIST:
Kevin/Captain N, Princess Lana, Simon Belmont from Captain N: The Game Master
Ganondorf, Link, and Princess Zelda from The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker
Ash Ketchum from Pokemon
Lucas and Ness from Earthbound
Princess Daisy, Toad and/or Toadette from Mario Party 8
Megaman and Roll from Megaman


PEOPLE WANTING TO AUDITION FOR STAGE HANDS: Please audition at one of the listed times, as you would for cast. All shows need stage hands!

BALLROOM USHERS WILL ALSO BE RECRUITED AT AUDITIONS.

*Note: These are just the released character lists. Secret characters are always possible in METROCON's shows!

To avoid confusion, please refer to these lists as "character lists." Cast list implies a cast has been chosen, which is untrue at this time.

Please realize some characters need their costume completed in advance. Also some characters fall under METROCON's "Loyalty Policy," but please don't hesitate to audition for that roll!

Lolita Minako
01-28-2010, 09:44 PM
I'm kind of happy I am not involved with the shows outside of making sure they run on time (or as close to on time as feasibly possible!!!). Sure, I miss performing with a physical pain, but I'm really enjoying my new position with the convention.

I'm a little sad that I am going to miss Star Party AGAIN, but I will be all but camping in the ballroom!!!

Neko_Kaolla
01-30-2010, 08:11 AM
Updated thread with two knew characters to the Chess roster: Billy Lee and Jimmy Lee from Double Dragons!!

At least I'm trying to... it won't let me update the thread!

NiGHTmaren
02-11-2010, 01:23 PM
We're currently having an issue with editting the first post in a thread - hopefully we'll have it fixed soon!

Hikari4116
02-11-2010, 03:37 PM
I was throughly surprised with the new addition. At first, I was like "What?", but now I'm like.. "THIS had to be done" XD! I'm really excited on how the story is going to pan out for this year! what was the story theme again... Visions? oohh, the suspense =)

Zrigeist
02-13-2010, 01:03 PM
Well, I would have been there today at the auditions had my friend not canceled on me. I have issues with meeting new people for the first time at such events, so I do prefer to not be alone. I'm looking to go to the next date, still, but I'm wondering, is it a friendly sort of environment for newer people?

Lolita Minako
02-13-2010, 08:06 PM
I know whenever I am there, I welcome everyone with open arms, ESPECIALLY new people. There are cliques everywhere, but the auditions is a friendly place. And if anyone makes you feel like you don't belong, screw them. They obviously don't have the METROCON spirit!!

moonfall
02-13-2010, 09:02 PM
I hope I will be able to come for next week's audition. I had a friend who might be interested, but I'd have to check with him first (need a ride from Gainesville to Tampa).

Divine Dragon
02-22-2010, 05:25 PM
I guess the old saying is true. Third time really is a charm. After two rejections, I finally got a part in the chess match this year! Awesomesauce!

NiGHTmaren
02-22-2010, 06:37 PM
I wanted to try out this year, but I have events and travel I want to do during the months practice is held. Look forward to seeing the events, though!

Neko_Kaolla
02-23-2010, 08:05 AM
I'm looking forward to the events! Can't wait to see everyone at their best!