Salina Community Theatre will hold auditions for its 2017 Christmas Show on September 17 & 18, 2017 at 6:30pm at the theatre. Doors open at 6:00pm. The production will be directed by Michael Spicer.
Performances are scheduled for November 17 Thru December 10, 2017.
To audition, prepare a song (musical theatre preferred) and dress for movement. Scripts can be checked out at the Box Office. ($10 deposit required).
For questions, contact Michael Spicer at 785-827-6126.
Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, Annie has become a worldwide phenomenon and was the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, features some of the greatest musical theatre hits ever written, including “Tomorrow.”
With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone’s hearts despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s New York City. She is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of a New York City Orphanage that is run by the cruel, embittered Miss Hannigan. With the help of the other girls in the Orphanage, Annie escapes to the wondrous world of NYC. In adventure after fun-filled adventure, Annie foils Miss Hannigan’s evil machinations… and even befriends President Franklin Delano Roosevelt! She finds a new home and family in billionaire, Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy.
A street-wise orphan; she is eventually taken in by Oliver Warbucks. Spunky, friendly, big-voiced.
Age: 10 to 12
A successful businessman with a warm heart. Rich, stiff-collared, bullish.
Age: 40 to 55
Faithful secretary to Mr. Oliver Warbucks. Poised, sweet, gentle.
Age: 20 to 35
The other girls in the orphanage with Annie. These girls are gritty, neglected and vulnerable, yet basically honest and potentially loveable. Includes Molly, Kate, Tessie, Pepper, July, and Duffy.
Age: 6 to 13
The servants at the Warbucks mansion. Includes Drake, Mrs. Pugh, Mrs. Greer, Cecille, and Annette.
Age: 20 to 50
The orphanage matron who hates children but is fond of liquor. Very disillusioned, bitter, and cold.
Age: 30 to 45
Vocal range bottom: A3
Miss Hannigan’s no-good brother looking for a quick buck. A sleazy, slick con man.
Age: 25 to 35
Rooster’s girlfriend, who is also out for a quick buck. She is considered to be a floozy and bimbo.
Age: 20 to 30
The ultimate radio personality. He helps Annie by broadcasting about the search for her birth parents.
Age: 30 to 45
The 32nd President of the United States. A Democrat and friend of Warbucks.
Age: 40 to 60
Servants (Drake, Mrs. Greer, Mrs. Pugh), Boylan Sisters, Cabinet Mambers, Hooverville Citizens