AUDITIONS FOR LEDDY'S 2015 SUMMER MUSICAL BYE BYE BIRDIE SATURDAY, FEB. 21st!!
Director Elaine Gatchell is holding open auditions for Leddy's 2015 summer musical production of Broadway's first Rock Musical "Bye Bye Birdie", on Saturday, Feb. 21. Men, women, teens, and pre-teens of all ages are needed for this wonderful Broadway musical.
All parts are open and available!
Leading roles are Conrad Birdie, Kim, Albert, Rose, Helen, Ursula, Doris MacAfee, Harry MacAfee, Mae Peterson, Hugo Peabody, several policemen, mayor, mayor's wife, Mrs. Merkle, Randolf MacAfee (preteen brother who sings harmony), Nancy, Gloria Rasputin, Mr. Johnson, Maude's dishwasher (2nd tenor), Maude's first customer (baritone), Maud's second customer (bass), Alice (mayor's daughter), Margie, Trainman, Fred, Lee, Phyllis, Penelope, many parents, train conductor, Conrad's guitar man, (non-speaking), reporters, Doctor, teen boys and teen girl dancers!
SONGS YOU ARE REQUIRED TO SING AT BYE BYE BIRDIE AUDITION:
ALBERT – Put on a Happy Face
KIM ------ One Boy
ROSIE------ An English Teacher; One Boy (with Kim); Spanish Rose; Rosie
CONRAD --- Lot of Living to Do and One Last Kiss
MR. MACAFEE — Hymn for a Sunday Evening; Kids
NANCY, HELEN, ALICE, MARGIE, PENELOPE, HARVEY JOHNSON, AND EVERY MALE AND FEMALE TEEN ROLE --- The Telephone Hour
MRS MACAFFE — Hymn for a Sunday Evening; Kids
RANDOLPH MACAFFE – (pre-teen boy who can sing harmony) Hymn for a Sunday Evening
ALL ADULT ROLES, NON-LEAD — Baby, Talk to Me; Kids
All songs can be found on YouTube!
Please come with your resume, head shot, and prepared to sing a short number from the show. To set up an audition time please call Leddy Center at 603-679-2781, M-F, from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Rehearsals begin April 26, 2015, and are on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:00pm and Sundays at 1:00pm. Shows are July 10 through July 26 for three weekends, Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm, Sundays at 2:00 pm and two Wednesday matinees at 2:00pm.
Auditions are being held at Leddy Center theater on Ladd's Lane in Epping, NH.
Leddy Center is celebrating its 40th Season of bringing Broadway musicals and classic drama to our greater communities as a non-profit 501c3 NH Arts and Education Organization.