Auditions

Auditions

Auditions will be held at All Saints Lutheran Church, 421 SW 19th St, Blue Springs, MO 64015

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The best way to get to the church is from 40 Hwy. There is not a direct through road from Walnut Street. See below for a map.

Please bring a completed audition form with all conflicts listed between May and July 29.

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HELLO DOLLY!  AUDITIONS

Director: Julie McDaniel-Music Director: Haley Quinn-Musical Accompanist: Hemdah Saonimer -Horner Choreographer: Meghann Deveroux-Set Design: Ed Leonard-Stage Manager: Marti Thomas

Open auditions:

Saturday April 14th 2018                   Time: 1pm to 5pm  

Sunday April 15th 2018                      Time: 2pm to 5pm

Callbacks:

Monday April 16th 2018                    Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30PM

 

Location: All Saints Lutheran Church 421 SW 19th St Blue Springs, MO 64015

Auditions will consist of 16 to 32 bars of a contemporary song from any Broadway musical. An accompanist will be provided for you.  Have music marked and ready to play.  No recorded music is allowed.  Remember to smile and sing something you truly familiar with that shows your personality and ability to perform.

Callbacks will include music and cold reads from the show.  If you are interested in a leading role, please be familiar with the music and your character.  Break a Leg!  This show is a Jerry Herman laugh a minute, timeless treasure. This summer is going to be a blast.  Don’t let the parade pass you by.  Come join the fun!   I hope to see you at auditions.

 

Dolly Levi:  Matchmaker, widow, meddler, opportunist, life loving, commanding, strong stage presence. Stage age: 35-65. Vocal range: Belting alto-soprano. Dance ability: some

Horace Vandergelder:  Well- known half-a-millionaire, widower, owns the Feed Store, gruff, set in his ways, authoritative.  Stage age:  35-65.  Vocal range: baritone.  Dance ability: some

Cornelius Hackl:  Head clerk at the Feed Store, energetic, enthusiastic, and adventurous. Stage age: 30-35 Vocal range: baritone. Dance ability: strong.

Barnaby Tucker:  Assistant to Cornelius at the Feed Store, naïve, energized, follower.  Stage age 18- 35 Vocal range: baritone.  Dance ability: strong

Irene Molloy:  Owns the Hat Shop, widow, beautiful, smart, fun-loving.  Stage age 20- 35 Vocal range: soprano. Dance ability: strong

Minnie Fay:  Irene’s assistant, naïve, straight-laced, fresh follower.  Stage age 18-35.  Vocal range: mezzo-soprano. Dance ability: strong

Ambrose Kemper:  Struggling artist, good –natured, accommodating, wants to marry Ermengarde.  Stage age 18-30.  Vocal range: tenor.  Dance ability: strong

Ermengarde:  Horace’s niece, whining, cries at anything, high-strung, wants to marry Ambrose Kemper. Stage age 18-30 Vocal range: alto-soprano. Dance ability: strong

Ernestina:  Accommodating, good-time girl, able to drink a little too much and dance on tables, have an annoying, grating voice.  Stage age: 30- 50. Vocal range: alto-soprano.  Dance ability: some

Rudy:  Maitre’d of the Harmonia Gardens, proper, commanding, Stage age: 30-50. Vocal range: bass. Dance ability: some

Mrs. Rose:  Street vendor, neighbor from the past. Stage age 35-60. Vocal range: alto-soprano. Dance ability: some

Judge: Strong command of the court room. Stage age 40-70

Miscellaneous character parts:  will be cast from chorus.  All ages

Men Chorus- Waiters:  Stage age 16- to 65.  Vocal range: tenor- bass. Dance ability: some

Female Chorus Members:  All ages. Vocal range: alto –soprano.  Dance ability: some

Children Chorus:   Stage age 8- to 12:  Children under 8 are welcome only if they can follow instruction and have parents in the show.

 

Can you juggle, walk on stilts, twirl a baton, or have acrobatic skills? Please let me know at auditions!

 

Click on the link below for a map to the church.

https://www.google.com/maps/place/All+Saints+Lutheran+Church/@39.0142555,-94.2888092,16.25z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x87c11bb863e0ac33:0x2d73551049ebc342!8m2!3d39.014325!4d-94.286948

 


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