G & S Society of Winnipeg auditions for Pirates of Penzance

By , March 8, 2012

 

AUDITION NOTICE

The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Winnipeg’s production of

The Pirates of Penzance

Director – Reid Harrison

Music Director & Conductor – Michelle Mourre

Production dates: April 22, 24 & 25, 2015 – 7:30 p.m.; April 25, 2015 – 2:00 p.m.

Pantages Playhouse Theatre

Rehearsals will begin on Sunday, January 25. There will be full cast rehearsals on Sundays (2:00 – 5:00) and Mondays (7:00 – 10:00.) There will also be rehearsals for soloists on Wednesdays (7:00 – 10:00.)

Leading up to the production, there will be additional full cast rehearsals on:

Tuesday, April 14 (7:00 – 10:00) Thursday, April 16 (7:00 – 10:00)

Saturday, April 18 (2:00 – 5:00) Sunday, April 19 (7:00 – 10:00)

Monday, April 20 (7:00 – 11:00)

Tuesday, April 21 – 7:30 dress rehearsal

There will not be a rehearsal on Sunday, April 5th (Easter).

There will be music rehearsals on Sunday, October 19 (2:00 – 5:00), Monday, October 20 (7:00 – 10:00) and Sunday, October 26 (2:00 – 5:00).

Auditions will take place on Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28, 2014. An audition can be arranged by contacting Jan Malabar (204-943-6400 or jan_malabar@yahoo.ca).

Prepare an audition song from musical theatre, Gilbert & Sullivan or opera (in English). An accompanist will be provided.

Roles to be cast

Major-General Stanley – baritone

The Pirate King – bass-baritone

Samuel – baritone

Frederic – tenor

Sergeant of Police – bass

Mabel – soprano

Edith – mezzo-soprano

Kate – mezzo-soprano

Ruth – contralto

plus a chorus of Pirates, Police, and General Stanley’s Daughters

 

 

 




 

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