The Whitney Players Theater Company is holding auditions for “Shrek” Thursday, May 23rd and Friday, May 24th from 5:30 to 9:30 pm. Only the first 100 people to sign in will be seen on Thursday. Please bring sheet music to sing (songs from Shrek are an acceptable choice). Dancers should be prepared to TAP dance. This is an open call—casting all ages. Everyone auditioning should prepare to portray their favorite fairytale character and be willing to play ensemble roles including walk on roles. This is an educational program and anyone cast under the age of 18 will need to pay a registration fee. Rehearsals begin in June and the show will run August 14-17th at Hamden High School. Auditions will take place at Thornton Wilder Auditorium, in the Miller Library Complex, 2901 Dixwell Avenue in Hamden. The show is co-sponsored by the Hamden Arts Commission and is being directed by Cindy Simell-Devoe and choreographed by Joan Christensen and Jaclyn Ianniello. For more info, call 203-281-6007.
THE WHITNEY PLAYERS THEATER COMPANY
SPONSORED BY: HAMDEN ARTS, RECREATION & CULTURE DEPT.
TWO WEEK PROGRAM
TIME: 9:00 AM TO 4:00 PM
WHERE: Hamden Middle School (subject to change)
ALL ASPECTS OF THEATER INCLUDING MUSIC, DANCE, ACTING, THEATER GAMES, COSTUMING, SET DESIGN AND TWO PERFORMANCES OF WONKA JR. ON JULY 13TH
AT 2 PM AND 7:30 PM.
FOR MORE INFO, CALL 203-281-6007
MAIL A $100 NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT TO WHITNEY PLAYERS, 26 WEST HELEN ST., HAMDEN, CT 06514 TO HOLD A SPOT. ENROLLMENT IS LIMITED.
Whitney Players 2013 Season
Godspell, Jr. – March 7-10, 2013
Thirteen -- April 11-14, 2013
Wonka, Jr. – July, 2013
Shrek – August 14-17, 2013