Lake Country Playhouse announces auditions for the following upcoming productions:
Auditions for Music Man. Sunday July 7th, 12:00 to 4:00 and Monday July 8th, 7:00 to 10:00. Callbacks and dance auditions on Tuesday July 9th. Use sign-up genius to schedule audition time.
Prepare 32 bars of a song similar to the show and bring sheet music in your key. Auditioners should be prepared to stay one hour, and read from the script. Rehearsals start August 5th. Director @JW Anderson, Music Director Amanda Satchell. Performance dates are September 27th to October 13th.Large cast of adults, teens, several children, dancers and a Barbershop Quartet. The Roles of Harold Hill and Marian Paroo have been cast
Charlie Cowell - A traveling salesmen who is on to Harold Hill's schemes. Tirelessly attempts to prove to everyone the true con man behind Harold Hill. Gender: Male. Age: 25 to 45
Shinn - A blustery politician who is all too "self-important." Begrudgingly married to Eulalie, he is skeptical of the town rumor mill. Gender: Male. Age: 50 to 60
Ewart Dunlop - A member of the quartet formed by Harold Hill with a tenor voice. Ewart is married to Maude Dunlop. Gender: Male. Age: 25 to 45. Vocal range top: F5. Vocal range bottom: F3
Oliver Hix - A baritone in the quartet formed by Hill. Oliver is married to Alma Hix. Gender: Male. Age: 25 to 45. Vocal range top: F4. Vocal range bottom: B2
Jacey Squires - The highest tenor in the quartet. Married to Mrs. Squires. Gender: Male; Age: 25 to 45; Vocal range top: C5; Vocal range bottom: C3
Olin Britt - A citizen of River City and the bass of the quartet formed by Harold Hill. Gender: Male; Age: 25 to 45; Vocal range top: C4
Vocal range bottom: F2
Marcellus Washburn - Harold's chummy old friend and former con man, he now lives in River City and is trying to settle down. Gender: Male. Age: 30 to 40. Vocal range top: A4. Vocal range bottom: G2
Tommy Djilas - An attractive, young man from the wrong side of town. He is secretly courting Zaneeta.. Gender: Male. Age: 15 to 20.
Mrs. Paroo - Cheerful and always plotting. An Irish widow and mother to Marian and Winthrop. Gender: Female. Age: 45 to 60. Vocal range top: Eb5; Vocal range bottom: Ab3
Amaryllis - A slightly bratty piano student of Marion Paroo. Gender: Female. Age: 8 to 12. Vocal range top: E5. Vocal range bottom: C4
Winthrop Paroo - Marian's baby brother, he is very shy because of a noticeable lisp. Embraces Harold Hill and the marching band. Gender: Male; Age: 8 to 12; Vocal range top: Eb5; Vocal range bottom: C4
Eulalie Mackecknie Shinn - Mayor Shinn's peacock wife. A serial gossiper and snob, she has trouble keeping her opinions to herself. Gender: Female; Age: 40 to 50; Vocal range top: D5; Vocal range bottom: D4
Zaneeta Shinn - The Mayor's fresh-faced daughter who is in love with Tommy. Sweet and outgoing. Appears to be daffy at times.
Gender: Female; Age: 14 to 18
Alma Hix - A "Pick-a-Little Lady" married to Oliver Hix. Gender: Female. Age: 25 to 45; Maud Dunlop; A "Pick-a-Little Lady" married to Ewart Dunlop. Gender: Female; Age: 25 to 45
Ethel Toffelmier - A comical "Pick-a-Little Lady," and Marcellus Washburn's girlfriend. Gender: Female; Age: 25 to 40
Mrs. Squires - A "Pick-a-Little Lady" married to Jacey Squires. Gender: Female; Age: 25 to 45
Ensemble - Constable Locke, Newspaper Readers, River City Townspeople, Traveling Salesmen
Please note: Due to mis- communication within the LCP governing Board of Directors we are correcting the casting announcement regarding the roles of Marian and Harold Hill- these roles are cast however all other roles remain open for audition.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL, Sept 14 & 21, 9:00 -1:00 both days.
Directed by: Robert Hurd
Audition Location: Directly across the street from LCP, in our rented space in the church basement: First Congregational Church UCC, 111 Church St, Hartland, WI
Saturday., Sep. 14, 9:00 am to 11:00 pm
Saturday. Sep. 21, 9:00 am to 11:00 pm
ALL ROLES OPEN, for all ages. Especially looking for ages 18 to 23.
Come prepared to sing your favorite Christmas song
PERFORMANCE DATES: (2) weeks only: December 5-15, 2019