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‘Annie Get Your Gun’ – Presented by Thompson High School

The Thomson High School Bulldog Players present Irvin Berlin’s “Annie Get Your Gun”. Annie Oakley and Frank Butler meet when she beats him in a sharpshooting contest at Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show and the two have to negotiate between their competitive sides and their blossoming love for each other. With a book by Dorothy and Herbert Fields, and a score by Irvin Berlin, this is a wonderfully written show and will be wonderfully performed. Please come out on April 25-27 at 7:00 PM to see this fantastic production of the classic show “Annie Get Your Gun”.

Auditions for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Everyone’s favorite flying car comes to life in the musical adaptation of the beloved family film. Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world story that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the beloved 1968 film version of Ian Fleming’s children’s book, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is one family-friendly blockbuster that audiences will find “Truly Scrumptious”.

Audition Date: Saturday, February 9, 2019
Adults: 10 AM – 1 PM
Children: 1 PM – 3 PM

Callbacks if needed will be on Sunday, February 10, at 2 PM.

Please prepare a verse and a chorus of a Broadway-style song to sing that demonstrates your vocal range and abilities. An accompanist will be provided, but you must provide your own sheet music unless you are singing from the show (Chitty Chitty Bang Bang).

No acappella singing, please, but singing with an accompaniment cd with no vocals will be acceptable. A CD player will be provided. If you choose to use your phone a mini-jack (ear phone style cord) will be provided. If you need an iPhone charger style cord, that must be provided by you.

A dance combination will be taught. Please be prepared for movement by wearing comfortable clothes. A hard-soled, closed toe shoe is preferred. Gymnastics a plus.

Please bring personal calendars and be prepared to list all conflicts (Mondays-Sundays) beginning with March 4, 2019 through Sunday, May 12, 2019. Please do not assume that we know when any general holidays are (i.e., spring break) and plan to list those as conflicts if you will be out of town or otherwise engaged. Conflicts must be noted at the audition. Only conflicts noted at the audition will be taken into consideration.

NO CONFLICTS ALLOWED FROM April 29 – May 12, 2019.

A full Character Breakdown and other resources are available online HERE!