|The Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities will hold auditions for “How I Became a Pirate” on:
Friday, November 4
Auditions are by appointment only – please call 720-898-7200 to schedule a time. Auditioners must be 18 years of age or older to be considered for a part. “How I Became a Pirate” will be co-directed by David and Julie Payne with musical direction by Keith Ewer.
AT A GLANCE
WHAT: Auditions for Arvada Center Children’s Theater Production of “How I Became a Pirate”. (Must be 18 years of age or older to audition)
WHERE: The Arvada Center, 6901 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada, CO 80003
WHEN: Friday, November 4, 2011; 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
TO AUDITION: Call 720-898-7200 (Auditions are by appointment only)
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How I Became a Pirate Character Breakdown
Please Note: Characters may be played by male or female.
Jeremy Jacob – (male or female) to play a boy of about 10 years old.
Braid Beard – the Pirate Captain – a man of girth with a “braided beard” on his chin.
Swill the Pirate – slight build with wire–rimmed eyeglasses – philosophical – intellectual- who gets blamed for everything that goes wrong.
Sharktooth the Pirate – foreboding – scowling grin – wears a patch on one eye – but yet – a “sensitive person”
Pirate Pierre – talks with a French accent – the ships’ cook – enjoys fine French cuisine.
Max the Pirate – wears a stuffed Parrot on his shoulder – “he’s only a stuffed plush Parrot but we don’t have the heart to tell ‘im ‘ees not real”.
Pirate Seymour Braunschwagger – a typical Pirate First Mate.
Pirate Scurvy Dog – a typical Pirate Second Mate – with a tendency to “bark”.
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