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July 24, 2017

 

Cowley College presents Mary Poppins Open Auditions

 

Cowley College presents Mary Poppins Open AuditionsCowley College is seeking vibrant, energetic performers and musicians for its fall musical, Mary Poppins. Performers ages four and up are strongly encouraged to attend.


Auditions for those ages 8 and up will be held August 21-22 from 6-10 p.m. in the Robert Brown Theatre.


Those auditioning are asked to prepare 30 seconds or 16 bars of a song (traditional musical theater preferred) and a one minute monologue or poem. An accompanist will be provided and preferred; acapella and cd are welcomed, while a headshot and resume are desired but not necessary.


Auditions for those age 4-7 will take place August 22 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. Those auditioning should prepare a short song of choice between Twinkle Twinkle Little Star or Happy Birthday.


Children will need to go on stage alone but parents are welcomed into the theater.


All musicians should contact musical director David Smith at 620-441-5288 or David.Smith@cowley.edu


Anyone considered for roles will need to be available in the morning and early afternoon November 7, 8 and 11 and the evenings between 8-11 p.m. 


Rehearsals will be September 11- November 8; Sunday-Thursday. 6:30-9:30 or 10 p.m. Children’s Chorus will rehearse twice a week, times/days are TBA. All ages will be taken into high consideration for rehearsal times except for show days and some full run-though rehearsals.