Payton Productions will hold auditions for Saints, the Musical on March 28, from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, and March 29, from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, at St. Raphael Academy in Pawtucket, RI.
This rollicking new musical, written by Kaleidoscope Theatre’s David Payton, is based on Don Payton’s book, Friends Are Thicker Than Water. Don’s book covers the year 1955 at Saint Raphael Academy, when he was class vice-president and captain of the football team. Saints is a hilarious and nostalgic account of the many misadventures of two best friends.
• Saints will be presented as a reader’s theatre workshop, with staged musical numbers
• Needed are 12 male actors and 6 female actors, aged 16 to 60
• Those auditioning should prepare a one minute comic monologue and 16 bars each of an upbeat song and a ballad. Bring a resume and photo, if available
• Bring sheet music in the correct key. An accompanist will be provided
• A short dance combination will be taught
Saints will be directed by Sandy Cerel and Anne Colannino, with musical direction by Lila Kane, and choreography by Bill Evans.
Rehearsals will begin May 1, 2015. Production dates are June 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, and 28. Please call 401-942-3637 to schedule an audition appointment.