Music by Julie Styne; Lyrics by Bob Merril; Book by Isobel Lennart
Produced by Kevin Heaney
Directed by Jonathan Edmondson
Musically directed by Michelle Foster
Choreographed by Gabriela Morris
Audition Date: Saturday, June 29th at 11am**
Showdates: October 4th, 5th, 6th, 11th, 12th
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm
**PLEASE NOTE: Auditions on June 29th are for the role of Fanny Brice ONLY. All other roles are open, and full cast auditions will be announced at a later date.**
REHEARSAL SCHEDULE: Rehearsals will begin in August. Actors must be available for rehearsal on the weekends (Saturday afternoons, Sunday evenings) as well as some weeknights. Willing to work around conflicts during rehearsal, but please refrain from auditioning if you have any conflicts with show dates.
AUDITION REQUIREMENTS: Prepare 16-32 bars of a song from “Funny Girl.” Please choose a song that will showcase your acting abilities as well as your vocal abilities. A piano accompanist will be provided. No a cappella auditions.
Also, please be prepared to learn a dance combination and read sides.
Fanny Brice (20s-30s, Mezzo-Soprano, Strong Belt) - is a triple threat performer with guts, vocal prowess, and a ton of stage presence. Must be able to sing and a dance in a variety of styles and be comfortable carrying a show. We are seeking actors who can make this role their own while staying true to Fanny’s humor and heart.
To sign up for an audition slot, please email director Jonathan Edmondson at JonathanEdmondson94@gmail.com