GRACE COMMUNITY THEATRE, a new community theatre in Forest Lake, is auditioning non-union actors for: Rogers and Hammerstein's SOUND OF MUSIC
GCT is looking forward to working with performers from around the Twin Cities. All ages are encouraged to audition.
Rehearsals will begin in January 2 with a comprehensive rehearsal schedule presented at our first rehearsal. Performances are scheduled to take place March 25, 26, 27 and April 1, 2, 3.
All roles are available:
Maria Rainer - Female Lead (Soprano) Adult Female (20-35)
Captain Georg von Trapp - Male Lead (Baritone) Adult Male (35-50)
Max Detweiller - Male Lead (Tenor/Baritone) Adult Male (30+)
Elsa Schrader - Female Lead (Mezzo Soprano) Adult Female (35-45)
Mother Abbess Female Lead (Legit Soprano, wide vocal range) Mature Adult Female(40+)
Sister Berthe - Supporting Female (Alto) Adult Female
Sister Margaretta - Supporting Female (Mezzo Soprano) Adult Female
Sister Sophia - (Soprano) Adult Female
Franz - (Non-Singing)Adult Male (30+)
Frau Schmidt - (Non-Singing) Adult Female (30+)
Herr Zeller - (Non-Singing) Adult Male (40+)
Rolf Gruber - (Low Tenor) Male (17)
Lead Children’s Roles
Liesl von Trapp - (Mezzo Soprano) Female (16)
Friedrich von Trapp- Male (14)
Louisa von Trapp- Female (13)
Kurt von Trapp - (falsetto) Male (10)
Brigitta von Trapp - Female (9)
Marta von Trapp - Female (7)
Gretl von Trapp - Female (6)
Chorus : Chorus roles include nuns, novices, and postulants at Nonneberg Abbey; von Trapp family servants and neighbors; Nazi officers and guards; and contestants at the Kaltzberg Festival Concert.
December 6, 7, & 8, 2021
6 pm - 9 pm @ Grace Alliance Church
432 11th Ave SE, Forest Lake, MN 55025
Auditions must be scheduled. For your audition, prepare 16-32 bars of a song similar in style to the show. An accompanist will be provided. Please note that having your music in a three ring binder (if possible) will make your audition run more smoothly for both you and the pianist. Performers
To schedule an audition and/or read character descriptions go to: https://www.gracechurchfl.net/grace-community-theatre
Details regarding callbacks will be provided after initial auditions.
All performances will be in-person.