Auditions

GREY GARDENS

Music by Scott Frankel
Lyrics by Michael Korie
Book by Doug Wright
Based on the 1975 Documentary Film Grey Gardens, directed by Albert and David Maysles.

Directed by Eric Magnus
Musical Direction by Michelle McIntire
Assistant Direction by Shelly Stewart Banks

AUDITIONS:

Saturday, June 3rd from 1pm – 4pm
Sunday, June 4th from 6pm – 9pm
at St. Pius School, 55th and Woodson, Mission, KS

EXPECTATION and PREPARATION:

Auditions will be an open call both days, and will consist of singing a prepared 32 bar selection of a musical theatre song in the style of the show.

Please Provide: Sheet Music…no CDs & NO ACAPPELLA auditions

Headshot/Resume (if available)

If you have worked with this Director or Musical Director before, there is no need to come to the open call. Please email your interest to the director at emagnitude@me.com by Saturday, June 3rd.

Invited Callbacks will be held on Saturday, June 10th from 1:00 - 5:00 pm. Please be prepared to read scenes and sing songs from the show (sides will be provided). If you are auditioning, please make sure to clear your schedule that afternoon, as callbacks are critical to putting together the strongest ensemble for this ensemble piece. You will be notified by email if you are invited to callbacks.

Rehearsals will begin around June 23rd. Typical weekly rehearsal schedule will be Sunday through Thursday nights from 7 – 10pm. Conflicts with the rehearsal schedule must be kept to an absolute minimum during the rehearsal process. No conflicts will be accepted during dress / tech week (9/10 – 9/14)

PRODUCTION DATES:

September 15 – October 1
Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm & Sundays at 2:00pm
Industry Night Performance Monday, September 25th @ 7:30pm

All performances take place at The Barn Players Theatre, 6219 Martway in Mission, KS

SYNOPSIS:

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 BREAKDOWN:

For more information, please contact Eric Magnus, Artistic Director of The Barn Players, at emagnitude@me.com.

The Barn Players embraces diversity in all aspects of our organization. Non-traditional and equal-opportunity casting is encouraged.

Upcoming Auditions:

These dates are tenative as of now. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

SISTER ACT
July 29 & 30th / Callbacks on August 5th. No times have been set yet.