Saturday, January 28th at 12 noon
Monday, January 30th at 7:15pm
At the Old Opera House - Charles Town
Book by Doug Wright
Music by Scott Frankel
Lyrics by Michael Korie
Directed by David Porterfield
Musical Direction by Alison Shafer
Grey Gardens will be presented at the Old Opera House in Charles Town on April 28 - May 7, 2017
Story: The hilarious and heartbreaking story of Big Edie and Little Edie Bouvier Beale, the eccentric aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, once bright names on the social register who became East Hampton’s most notorious recluses.
Cast: Three Adult Women ranging in age from 18 to 70. The young woman and the middle aged woman are both sopranos and need to be strong actresses and singers and need to move well. The older woman is an alto and needs to be a strong actress and singer.
Four Adult Men roles ranging in age from 25 to 70. The 3 younger men are all tenors and they need to act, sing, and move well. One of these roles may be played by an African American. The older man is a baritone and needs to be a strong actor and singer.
Two Girl roles ranging in age from 7 to 13. Both are mezzo-sopranos. The older girl is lady-like and graceful and the younger girl is a tomboy. Both need to act, sing, and move well.
*Please prepare a Broadway-style song that displays your vocal quality and range.
You can complete this and bring it with you to the auditions, saving you some time and effort when you arrive. Forms will also be available at the auditions.
Dinner & a Show