|2013-2014: Limelight Theatre's 22nd Season
Auditions for Oliver!
Directed by Tom Fallon, auditions for the hit musical by Lionel Bart are scheduled
for Saturday and Sunday, April 5-6, 2014
ST. AUGUSTINE, FLORIDA --Limelight Theatre announces auditions for the hit musical Oliver! by Lionel Bart. Directed by Tom Fallon with musical direction by Shelli Long, Oliver! will play on the Matuza Main Stage June 6 - July 6, 2014.
Auditions for young performers aged 8 to 15 will be held on Saturday, April 5th from 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring a prepared song demonstrating their vocal abilities, but not required. There will be ten roles available, including two leads for males:
Oliver: 8-13, high soprano voice required. An innocent boy with an open heart despite his surroundings.
Artful Dodger: 11-15, strong clear belt voice required. An infectious smile who takes pride in his delinquency. Ensemble roles available for both boys and girls to be assigned solo lines and dialogue.
Auditions for adults aged 16 and up will be held on Sunday, April 6th from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to bring a prepared song and monologue. Accompanist provided, sheet music or accompaniment tracks welcome, no a cappella. Ten to twelve roles available including:
Fagin: 45-66, a comical con-artist who trains young pick-pockets. Strong baritone voice required.
Nancy: 25-35, a kind hearted wench who shows kindness to Oliver. Strong Alto voice required.
Bill Sykes: 30-40, a brute and a thief, a sulking hulking figure. Gruff cruel voice - a villain.
Mr. Bumble: 30-50, Captain of the workhouse - a bumbling bully. Strong baritone voice required.
Mrs. Corney: 30-50, domineering workhouse mistress, both funny and wicked Soprano.
Mr. Sowerberry: 40-60, kindly but creepy undertaker. Baritone.
Mrs. Sowerberry: 40-60, wicked domineering wife of Sowerberry. Soprano.
Mr. Brownlow: 50-70, kind gentlemen who takes Oliver in from the street
Bet: 15-24, Nancy's friend and former street urchin
Charlotte: 15-24, Sowerberry's daughter
Dr. Grimwig: 50-70, bumbling old doctor
Noah Claypoole: 20-30, cruel apprentice to Sowerberry.
Other cameo roles & ensemble.
Complete Audition Information:
Call backs as needed will be held Monday, April 7th at 6:00 p.m.
April 5 - 6, 2014.
Audition Location: Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Avenue, St. Augustine 32084 Parking: Free parking is available in private lots next to and directly behind the Theatre
Show runs: June 6 - July 6, 2014. Preview night is June 5. A Terrific Tuesday performance will be held on June 10. Actors call is one hour prior to curtain.
Performed on the Matuza Main Stage. Directed by Tom Fallon with musical direction by Shelli Long and choreography by Roxanna Lewis.
Audition Location: Limelight Theatre, 11 Old Mission Avenue, St. Augustine 32084Parking: Free parking is available in private lots next to and directly behind the Theatre. Performed on the Matuza Main Stage.