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Almost, Maine Cast Announced

The Weekend Theater announces the cast of Almost, Maine. Chad Fulmer…………………… Chad, Pete, Steve, Daniel Michael Scott…………………. East, Phil, Dave Drew Ellis…………………….…. Lendall, Jimmy, Randy Kelsi Ward………………………. Ginette, Marvalyn Laurell Burnette………………. Waitress, Glory, Hope Nicole Huryta………………….. Gayle, Sandrine, Marci, Rhonda

Violet Cast Announced

Cast of Violet Hannah M. Sawyer – Violet Chris Straw – Flick Brandon Nichols – Monty Izzy Hammonds – Young Vi Josh Campbell – Father Stefanie Johnston – Old Lady, Hotel Hooker Duane Jackson – Preacher, Radio Singer, Bus Driver 1, Bus Driver 4 Samuel Rhee  – Virgil, Billy Dean, Bus Passenger Drew Ellis – Radio Singer, Bus Driver 2, Bus…

Auditions for Two Upcoming Shows

Auditions for The Foreigner (Comedy) and Standing On Ceremony (Drama) Sat, October 3rd at 10 a.m. // Sun, October 4th at 6 p.m. Dear theatergoers — Auditions at The Weekend Theater approach! Please share this to all the people you know who want to be on stage! Auditions for The Foreigner (comedy) and Standing On…

Auditions for Two Summer Musicals: Mar 28-29

Auditions for Two Summer Musicals: March 28-29, 2015 The Weekend Theater, located at 1001 W. 7th Street, on the corner of Chester Street, in downtown Little Rock, AR, will hold auditions for the first two musicals of the 2015-2016 Season…   The Addams Family: A New Musical and Green Day’s rock-opera American Idiot. The auditions will be…

AUDITIONS for Last Three Plays – January 24 – 25

Auditions for the last three dramas of the 2014-15 season will be on Saturday, January 24 at 10 a.m. and Sunday, January 25th at 6 p.m. at The Weekend Theater (1001 W. 7th St., Little Rock, AR 72201, on the corner of 7th and Chester St. across from Vino’s). You only have to attend one of the times. We will read from each play, in the order they fall in the season, for one half hour each and then repeat the entire process again. The scripts will not be available before the auditions.

Auditions: Jan 24 10a, Jan 25 6p

DIRECTORS, CAST SUMMARY, SHOW REHEARSALS & PERFORMANCES:

1– Last Summer at Bluefish Cove
By Jane Chambers

Director: Lana Hallmark, lanahallmark@yahoo.com

Rehearsals: 1st week of February – March 12
Performances: Mar 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 2015

8 Women. No ethnicity restrictions.

 

2– Karski’s Message
By Phillip McMath

Director: Matthew Mentgen, matthew@mentgenlawfirm.com

Rehearsals: Late February – April 9
Performances: Apr 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 2015

6-8 Caucasian men.
2 Caucasian women.
3 Caucasian children. 2 boys, 1 girl.

 

3– The Member of the Wedding
By Carson McCullers

Director: Margaret Pierson Bates, map2bates@gmail.com
Rehearsals: Late March – May 14
Performances: May 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30, 2015

2 African American women.
2 African American men.
2 Caucasian teen girls.
1 Caucasian teen boy.
1 Caucasian child. Boy, playing 6-7 yrs old.
3-5 Caucasian men.
2 Caucasian women.

 

All shows will perform on Friday and Saturday nights at 7:30 p.m. It is possible that we will add Thursday night performances if the shows sell very well. If you cannot attend all dress rehearsals, brush-ups, and performances, please respect your fellow actors and tell us, so you will not be cast. But you are still welcome to audition, as it is always good to practice auditioning!

Auditions for The Sound of Music Dec 6-7

Auditions at TWTAuditions for our mid-season musical, The Sound of Music, at The Weekend Theater approaches! Auditions for The Sound of Music (Directed by Elizabeth Reha, Music Direction by Lisa Petursson) will be held at TWT on Saturday, December 6th at 10 a.m. (10 am – 11:30 am for children / 11:30 am – 1:00 pm for adults) and again on Sunday, December 7th at 6 p.m. (6:00 pm – 7:00 pm for children / 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm for adults). You only have to attend one of the times.

During the auditions, first everyone will sing 16 bars of a song from the show or in a similar style. After everyone sings, we will have readings from the script. The script will not be available before the auditions. Parents of young people auditioning are welcome to stay with their child during the audition process if they wish. TWT is located at 1001 W. 7th Street, Little Rock, AR 72201 (on the corner of 7th and Chester across from Vino’s.)

ACTORS NEEDED

7 Women (20 – 50+ years)
4 Men (30 – 45+ year s)
8 Children (5-18 years / 5 girls & 3 boys)
10-15 Men & Women (Chorus members)

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