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CANCELED – The British Player Auditions
March 24 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
One event on March 25, 2020 at 7:00 pm
This event has been canceled.
The British Player announce auditions for their production of
THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD
BY RUPERT HOLMES
DIRECTED BY LAURA W. ANDRUSKI /MUSIC DIRECTION BY OMAR LATIRI
CHOREOGRAPHY BY VALERIE MIKLES /PRODUCED BY TERI KLEIN ALLRED
Based on Charles Dickens’ final unfinished novel, this hilarious whodunit invites the audience to solve the mystery by choosing the identity of the murderer. The tale is presented as a show-within-a show, as the Music Hall Royale – a delightfully loony Victorian theatre company – presents Dickens’ brooding mystery. Musical numbers include “Perfect Strangers,” “Don’t Quit While You’re Ahead,” “Off to the Races” and “Moonfall”.
Auditions Dates: Tuesday & Wednesday, March 24 & 25 from 7–10pm
Callbacks – By Invitation Only on Saturday, March 28 from 10am–1pm
Audition Location: Kensington Town Hall, 3701 Mitchell Ave.
Important Dates: Tech Week: Friday, June 6 through Thursday, June 11
Performances at Kensington Town Hall
Friday, June 12 @ 8pm, Saturday, June 13 @ 8pm, Sunday, June 14 @ 2pm
Friday, June 19 @ 8pm, Saturday, June 20 @ 2pm & 8pm, and Sunday, June 21 @ 2pm
Thursday, June 25 @ 8pm, Friday, June 26 @ 8pm, Saturday, June 27 @ 8pm
Sunday, June 28 @ 12pm Strike – all cast and crew.
NOTE: Prepare 32 bars of a Broadway style song. Please bring sheet music in the appropriate key; an accompanist will be provided. Please come dressed to move and bring appropriate footwear for dancing (character shoes, athletic shoes). No bare feet or dance socks please!
Bring a completed audition form and headshot if available. Please look at the rehearsal calendar and come with any conflict dates.
Use this link to sign up for an audition time: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050F4CA4A72AA5FB6-audition
CASTING – ALL ROLES OPEN AND UNPAID
Please visit our website to see a description of the characters: http://britishplayers.org/auditions/
This Mystery of Edwin Drood is presented by special arrangement with Tams-Witmark, A Concord Theatricals Company [www.tamswitmark.com].