AUDITIONS for CHORUS for "The Most Happy Fella"
Produced by Skylark Opera Theatre - Directed by Bob Neu
We will be auditioning to fill chorus roles for Frank Loesser's great masterpiece, "The Most Happy Fella." Written in 1956, the piece enjoyed a successful Broadway run of 676 performances and has since been revived in 1959, 1979 and 1992, and was produced by New York City Opera in 2006. Most recently, it received a production in 2014 on the New York Encore Series starring Laura Benanti and Cheyenne Jackson.
Rehearsals begin September 13. Performances October 11-13 and 18-20. Chorus will be called on weekday evenings; and weekend mornings, afternoons and evenings.
All are welcome (age 18 and older) (non-Equity). The vocal requirements are extensive, the dancing (movement) requirements are modest. All chorus members will be playing multiple roles.
Please bring two contrasting pieces from the music theater and/or opera repertoire. Accompanist provided.
Saturday, August 17-12:00-4:00 and Sunday, August 18 - 5:00-9:00 - First Unitarian Society of Minneapolis, 900 Mount Curve Avenue, Minneapolis
To secure an audition time: Email [email protected] with a first and second time preference.
All roles will be paid. Please note that we are not able to offer any chorus Equity contracts for this production.
Questions/Clarifications: [email protected]
Skylark Opera Theatre