MUSICAL AUDITIONS: A Year with Frog and Toad

AUDITIONS FOR The Bethel Summer Musical: A Year With Frog and Toad

Music by Robert Reale  Book and Lyrics by Willie Reale. Based on Arnold Lobel’s beloved books, this whimsical show follows two friends -- friendly Frog and the cranky Toad -- through spring, summer, fall and winter.  Nominated for three Tony Awards, including Best Musical!                                                                   

Auditions: Sun May 6th 1:00- 3:00 and Tues May 8th- 6:30- 8:30 

  Link below for the AUDITION FORM  and to sign up!

Auditions @ 3900 Bethel Dr.  St Paul, MN 55112 

Park in Bethel’s West parking lot (just past the security house) and follow the signs to auditions!

Come prepared to sing one chorus and verse of a musical theatre song and read from the script. A short dance combination will also be taught.

An accompanist will be provided but please bring sheet music—the accompaniment NOT just the verse line.Performance Dates: July 19-22 and July 26-29  (Sun performances are matinees)

Characters Needed: A cast of 5 or a cast of 8.



Man Bird

Lady Bird 1

Lady Bird 2

This show can be done with the 3 Birds playing all the other roles

OR with another trio playing Snail/Lizard/Large and Terrible Frog, Turtle/Young Frog/Squirrel, Mouse/Mom Frog/Squirrel.

Characters appear more human than animal— (i.e no animal make-up/costumes)

Rehearsals will begin June 11th and be in the evenings from either 6:30- 9:00 or 7:00 to 9:30 on Mon thru Fri. A complete rehearsal schedule will be provided on June 11th and will work around any conflicts LISTED ON THE AUDITION FORM. Conflicts  arising after the show is cast are nearly impossible to work around so PLEASE list ANY AND ALL conflicts.

NOTE: it is often possible to be in this show and be in a show @ the Fringe depending on the rehearsal schedule for the Fringe show.

Any questions please contact Meg @

Contact information

Bethel University
Meg Zauner

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