Save the Date! Auditions announced for JAWS: The Musical!
Bradford Little Theatre announces auditions for “JAWS the Musical!” This one act musical comedy written by Kyle McCoy is full of hilarious songs and ridiculous moments. It will be directed by Kristin Asinger and the musical director will be Shane Oschman. Show dates are June 19-21, 2014. There will be two shows each night, one at 7pm and another at 9pm. The shows will be at the University of Pittsburgh-Bradford in the Mukaiyama University Room, a large multi-purpose room that seats approximately 200 people. Please put these dates in your planner and invite your friends!
Auditions will be held in a few weeks at the Bradford Little Theatre office at 79 Main St. on Thursday, April 24th at 6pm and Sunday, April 27th at 6pm. Those auditioning need to be 18 years or older and dressed in comfortable clothes. During auditions, participants will be asked to read lines from the script, sing the song “Chrissie’s Last Swim” and participate in acting exercises. Those interested in a part with a solo may also be asked to sing a prepared song.
There are a variety of characters needed for this fun show. Martin Brody is the new Chief of Police on Amity Island, this is a singing part and has solos. Ellen Brody is Martin’s supportive wife, solo parts. Matt Hooper is the shark scientist, solo parts. Quint, the rugged fisherman who takes Brody and Hooper out to sea to kill the shark, solos. Mayor Vaughn is Amity Island’s mayor who does not want to close the beaches, solo parts. The deputy role can be either male or female, no singing. Mrs. Kitner, smaller role, must be a good screamer when her daughter gets eaten by a shark, solo part. Alexis Kitner, gets eaten by the shark, small speaking part, can be a non-singing role or chorus role. Tom, his girl gets attacked by the shark, speaking and chorus role. Chrissie, speaking and screaming part only, she’s the first to go! Polly the reporter, speaking part and chorus. Alice, islander, small speaking part, chorus. Bad Hat Harry, islander, small speaking part, chorus. Islanders, chorus. AND… the Shark! singing, solo, can be male or female.
Consider auditioning for this highly popular show! Rehearsals will begin in early May and go through June 21. Questions? Contact Kristin Asinger at email@example.com