Open casting calls_ Having fun with Cape Cod theater from the opposite aspect of the stage

The Cape and Islands provide a gentle stream of reside performances, from exhibits for youngsters to nationwide premieres on native phases.

With most native exhibits, Cape Codders can both see them or audition for an opportunity to be in them. Open auditions for non-union and group theater performers are held practically each month, typically three to 6 months earlier than performances are scheduled.

Most group theaters submit audition notices on their web sites.

For these simply ready for an opportunity, the Provincetown Theater and Barnstable Comedy Membership are holding open auditions on the finish of February and starting of March for a brand new tackle “The Fantasticks,” and “Homicide on the Rerun,” respectively.

East Coast premiere of ‘The Fantasticks’ in Provincetown stars two males in love

Auditions for non-union actors on the 238 Bradford St. playhouse in Provincetown are being held from 10 a.m. to three p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25. This would be the East Coast premiere of Tom Jones’ re-imagined adaptation of he and Harvey Schmidt’s musical “The Fantasticks.”

Zoom auditions can be found by request. There’s a sign-up sheet within the theater foyer and auditions will likely be on a first-come, first-serve foundation.

There will likely be an accompanist available Saturday. These auditioning ought to put together a tune from “The Fantasticks” or one thing within the vocal vary of the character for whom they’re auditioning.

Whereas the rating and story stay the identical for “The Fantasticks,” a number of characters have been rewritten, beginning with the present’s younger lovers: Matt and Louisa and now Matt and Lewis and are being pushed into one another’s arms not by their gardening fathers however their gardening moms.

Provincetown Theater officers are particularly encouraging auditions by BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and folks of colour) actors, in addition to trans and non-binary performers.

The manufacturing will likely be directed by Provincetown Theater Creative Director David Drake, with John Thomas serving as musical director. A four-week rehearsal schedule begins June 12 in Provincetown in preparation for a two-month run (4 performances every week; Mondays by way of Thursdays) beginning July 10. The pay is $250 per week for non-union actors solely.

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Hollywood crime at coronary heart of ‘Homicide on the Rerun’ at Barnstable Comedy Membership

Open auditions will likely be held on March 6, 7 and eight from 6:30 to eight p.m. on the Barnstable Comedy Membership, 3171 Predominant St. in Barnstable for “Homicide on the Rerun,” a thriller/thriller by Fred Carmichael. Director Linda M. Stevens, in line with the casting discover, seeks a forged of two males and 5 girls, ranging in age from the 30s to the 40s. Actors will likely be requested to learn from the script. Perusal scripts can be found now on the Sturgis and Hyannis public libraries. Character descriptions could also be considered on-line. Anybody enthusiastic about auditioning however not accessible on the audition dates could contact Stevens at 508-790-7882 to arrange an alternate audition time.“Homicide on the Rerun,” to be carried out the primary three weekends in Could, is a thriller that includes a ghost making an attempt to resolve her personal homicide: The departed Oscar-winning screenwriter examines Hollywood’s higher crust to determine who did her in.

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