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6/4 & 6/5 Wizard of Oz at Inspire Creative

Inspire Creative will be holding open auditions for The Wizard of Oz.

When:

Saturday, June 4, 2011 1pm – 6pm
Sunday, June 5, 2011 1pm – 6pm
Children only from 1-3pm each day
Adults only from 3-6pm each day
Call Backs if needed
Monday, June 6, 2011 6pm-9pm

Where:
Providence Presbyterian Church
18632 Pony Express Drive
Parker, CO
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AUDITIONS
Required:Head Shot and Resume of past experience. (Past experience not required).
Wear comfortable, appropriate clothing and shoes for movement (no sandals or flip flops).
There will be a dance audition; we will teach it, then see how you are able to repeat it.
Monologueand Song: Come with a 1 minute monologue that will show your abilities and a prepared song with sheet music (accompanist provided) 16-32 bars in length. Acappella or CD accompanied songs not permitted! Time does not permit singing complete songs, so understand we will stop you when we have heard what we need to hear. We may also ask you to sing something we choose.

Sign up for an audition time by Thursday, June 2 by filling out the audition request form on-line at http://www.InspireCreative.org, by e-mailing auditions@inspirecreative.org or calling the office at 303-790-0875end_of_the_skype_highlighting.

SYNOPSIS
By L. Frank Baum
With Music and Lyrics by Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg
Background Music by Herbert Stothart
Dance and Vocal Arrangements by Peter Howard
Orchestration by Larry Wilcox
Adapted by John Kane for the Royal Shakespeare Company
Based upon the Classical Motion Picture owned by Turner Entertainment Co. and distributed in all media by Warner Bros.

SYNOPSIS
After a tornado whisks away a young Kansas farm girl, Dorothy, to the magical land of OZ, she starts her quest to find the mighty Wizard of Oz who has the power to send her home. Along the way she meets a Scarecrow, a Tin Woodsman and a Cowardly Lion who help her on her journey. *This version includes many of the songs from the famous MGM musical

Cast of Characters
Dorothy Gale – girl age 12 to 18 (depending on size and youthful appearance)
Hunk/Scarecrow
Hickory/Tin Man
Zeke/Cowardly Lion
Auntie Em
Toto
Glinda the Good Witch
Uncle Henry
Almire Gulch/Wicked Witch of the West
Professor Marvel/Wizard
Mayor of Munchkinland
Winie General
Coroner
Nikko
Munchkins, Winged Monkeys, Palace Guards

***NEEDED:
-15-20 kids (1st thru 5th grade) to play munchkins and monkeys
-Adult Chorus to play multiple roles

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