Once on this Island Auditions
Directed by Faith Russell–Music Directed by David Duvall- Choreographed by Kristin Burch
Description: In almost non-stop Caribbean song and dance, Once On This Island tells the story of Ti Moune, a peasant girl who rescues and falls in love with Daniel, a wealthy boy from the other side of her island. When Daniel is returned to his people, the fantastical gods who rule the island guide Ti Moune on a quest to test the strength of her love against the powerful forces of prejudice and hatred.
Auditions: November 27 and 28 6:00pm- 9:00pm (Auditions are done by appt slots)
Callbacks: November 30, 6:00pm- 9:30pm
Prepare: A contemporary monologue and musical theater song, not to exceed two minutes in total length.
Bring: Audition Form, Photo, music, and resume.
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Parent Meeting: Monday, December 4, 6:00pm
Monday – Thursday, December 4 – January 11, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
No rehearsals December 15- January 1
Saturday, January 13, 1:30pm- 5:30pm
Monday – Thursday, January 15- 18, 6:00pm – 9:30pm
There is rehearsal on MLK Day
Saturday, January 20, 12:00pm – 8:00pm
Monday – Thursday, January 22- 25, 5:30pm – 9:30pm
Mandatory: January 15- February 10 (no conflicts)
Performances: January 26- February 10
Roles: Single Cast, Up to 22 actors ages 13 – 19 and 1 actress, age 9-12
Class Fee: $550 (some partial scholarships available)