Auditions for HOW I BECAME A PIRATE

Excelsior Entertainment is seeking 7 M or F musical theatre performers for a children's summer production of HOW I BECAME A PIRATE directed by Eric Morris to be performed at the Old Log Theatre from June 19th to August 10th, 2018.

The cast will comprise an energetic and comedic singing and dancing band of 6 merry pirates.  In a perfect world, these pirates could have a recurring segment on Saturday Night Live.  All ages welcome.  Ability to play musical instruments will be useful, but not necessary.

1 M or F musical theater performer to portray an adventurous 10-12 year old boy or girl with high energy and a vast imagination.   Ability to play musical instruments will be useful, but not necessary.

ALL CHARACTERS MUST SING. 

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Please prepare 32 bars of an uptempo song in ANY style.  Song should be presented as if a pirate were singing it.  ALSO, prepare a short pirate joke.  An accompanist will be provided.  If you want to get creative and have the ability to accompany yourself, please do so.    

PERORMANCE & AUDITION LOCATION
Old Log Theatre
5185 Meadville Street
Excelsior, MN 55331

AUDITION DATE: Monday, January 29th, 2018 from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

CALLBACK DATE: Monday, February 5th, 2018 - Time is still TBA.

COMPENSATION: $235  per week

SCHEDULE
Rehearses 5 days per week from Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 until Monday, June 18th, 2018.
Rehearsals will occur during the day.
Performances start Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 and run through Friday, August 10th, 2018.
Schedule is 6 daytime performances per week.  Tuesday-Saturday.  Performances are each 1 hour long. 

No calls please.  Email Sue Theimer (suet@magenic.com) with questions or to submit video auditions.

Contact information

Excelsior Entertainment at Old Log Theatre
Sue Theimer
Email/contact
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Saturday, January 27
Posted January 5