PLAYHOUSE AUDITIONS FOR OKLAHOMA! MARCH 1 and 2
(February 24, 2015) Lincoln Community Playhouse will hold auditions for Oklahoma! on March 1 and 2. Audition times are from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 1, and from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Monday, March 2. Actors should register online at www.lincolnplayhouse.com. Click "Get Involved" and "Auditions" to register. Callbacks will be held on Wednesday, March 4 beginning at 7:00 p.m. Performances will be May 8-10 and 14-17 (there will also be sponsor performances May 11 and 13).
Actors should bring 16 measures of a prepared Broadway song (not from Oklahoma!) An accompanist will be provided. You will be asked to learn a short dance and may be asked to read. Callbacks will have additional dancing requirements.
Courtney Piccoli will direct and choreograph and Jan Malone will be music director.
Oklahoma!, by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, is set in Oklahoma Territory where Curley, a cowhand, and Laurie, a farm girl, tussle their way toward love. It features one of the most hit-filled scores in musical theatre history with "People Will Say We're In Love," Surrey With the Fringe on the Top," and "O, What a Beautiful Morning," among the songs.
Oklahoma! is sponsored by Farmers Mutual of Nebraska, Lincoln Community Playhouse Guild, Nebraska Nursery & Color Gardens, and U.S. Bank. Season sponsor is Russ’s Market and media sponsor is KX96.