“Beauty and the Beast”
Auditions for the Woodland Opera
House mainstage production “Beauty and the Beast” will be held at the rehearsal
studio at 415 4th Street on Sunday, October 9
at 6:00 p.m. and Monday, October 10th
at 7:00 p.m.
Roles are available for ten men ages 20-70
Ten women ages 20-70,
One boy age 7-11 and one girl age 8-12.
There is also a large singing and
dancing ensemble ages 13 and up
Based on the Academy-Award winning animated feature, the
stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and
the late Howard Ashman along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice. The
original Broadway production ran for over 13 years and was nominated for 9 Tony
Awards including Best Musical.
The classic story tells of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the
Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress.
If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be
transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not
learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity.
Roles are available for 7 Women, 7 Men, and 1 Boy and a large singing and
come prepared to sing 16-32 measures of a musical theatre song.
Bring the sheet
music in your key. An accompanist will be provided.
Dress to dance. A
simple dance combination will be taught to all who audition.
will be Sunday – Thursday from 7 – 10 p.m. and will begin November 1st
will be no rehearsal over Thanksgiving break (Nov. 23-27) or Christmas break (December
show opens January 13 and runs through February 5 on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30p.m.
Sundays at 2:00 p.m.
show is directed by Angela Baltezore, with music direction by James
manager is Chris Taloff.