Monday, December 10, 2012
Auditions in Fredericksburg for A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, December 17 and 18
Fredericksburg Theater Company AUDITION NOTICE! December 17th and 18th @ 7p.m. at the Steve W. Shepherd Theater, 1668 Highway 87 South (click for map):
A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM
Please prepare a musical number that best showcases your vocal talent. A CD player and pianist will be provided at Auditions. Cold readings from the script will follow vocal auditions. Performance dates are Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays Feb. 22nd-Mar. 10th 2013. Attendance at Crunch Week rehearsals Feb. 18th-21st and all performances is mandatory.
A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM is a non-stop laugh-fest in which Pseudolus, a crafty slave, struggles to win the hand of a beautiful but slow-witted courtesan named Philia, for his young master, Hero, in exchange for freedom. The plot twists and turns with cases of mistaken identity, slamming doors, and a showgirl or two.
This unforgettable, hysterical musical allows a terrific ensemble of comedic actors to shine–”something for everyone, a comedy tonight!
For more information about the show and to hear excerpts from the songs, go to Music Theatre International’s web page: www.mtishows.com
Click to read character descriptions at AustinLiveTheatre.com