Auditions for WINNIE THE POOH

Excelsior Entertainment is seeking 4 M or F musical theatre performers for a children's winter production of WINNIE THE POOH directed by Eric Morris to be performed at the Old Log Theatre from November 13th to December 29th, 2018.

The cast will be comprised of gifted physical actor/musicians who can double and triple as the traditional A.A. Milne characters..  Ability to play musical instruments is required.

CHARACTER DESCRIPTIONS:

Performer 1- POOH
Performer 2- CHRISTOPHER ROBIN & RABBIT
Performer 3- PIGLET, ROO, & OWL
Performer 4- EEYORE & KANGA

ALL CHARACTERS MUST SING AND PLAY AN INSTRUMENT. 

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WHAT TO PREPARE 
Please prepare 32 bars of a folk song.  Please be prepared to accompany yourself if possible.  If your instrument requires your lips and mouth and/or is uncomfortable to play while singing, feel free to sing a cappella.  PLEASE BRING YOUR INSTRUMENT TO PLAY REGARDLESS.  An accompanist will not be provided.     

Also, Please prepare a 45 second children's poem or story that demonstrates your ability to physicalize different characters.    

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

AUDITION DATE: Monday, August 20th, 2018 from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

CALLBACK DATE: Monday, August 27th, 2018 - Time TBA.

COMPENSATION: $270  per week

SCHEDULE
Rehearses 5 days per week from Tuesday, Oct. 22nd, 2018 until Monday, Nov. 12th, 2018.
Rehearsals will occur during the day.
Performances start Tuesday, Nov. 13th, 2018 and run through Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018.
Schedule is 7 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
Web site

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Friday, August 17
Posted August 2