Auditions February 16-18 for next Pohnpei Players production
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- Published: Thursday, 15 February 2018 04:48
- Written by Bill Jaynes
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After a highly successful first production at Christmas time, the Pohnpei Players are planning another production “Clever Jack & the Magic Beanstalk” is a charming musical that will surely please audiences this coming May.
They will be holding auditions for the new production. Auditions for the show are taking place Friday and Saturday, February 16 and 17 at Pohnpei Catholic School. They are open to anyone 10 and older. The show includes 12 speaking roles, a very active chorus of approximately 10 people, and a dozen songs with a variety of musical styles. People selected from the first-level auditions Friday and Saturday will be asked to attend a call-back audition Sunday, February 18.
Those interested in auditioning need to be prepared with the following:
- Come prepared to sing a song! – You can either practice a song for which you have sheet music ready to hand to the audition accompanist, or select one of the common, simple songs (such as Happy Birthday) that will be listed by the accompanist at the audition.
- Friday, February 16, 4–7 PM
– OR –
- Saturday, February 17, 2–5 PM
- Location: Pohnpei Catholic School
- Age: 10 and older
If selected after your first audition, be prepared for:
- Call-backs (by invitation only) Sunday, February 18, 1–5 PM
- Rehearsals (location to be determined):
- Mondays and Tuesdays, 6-8:30 PM
- Saturdays 4-7:00 PM
- Tentative Show Dates: May 3 (dress rehearsal), May 4-6 and May 11–13
Pohnpei Players directors Wayne and Kristi Parker are really excited about this show and hope you will all come out to audition!