2012 Joseph...Dreamcoat

Auditions Announced for “Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”

The Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors comes to vibrant life in this delightful musical parable.  Set to an engaging cornucopia of musical styles, from country-western and calypso to bubble-gum pop and rock ‘n’ roll, this Old Testament tale emerges both timely and timeless. Go, Go, Go Joseph! 

Audition Dates:  (See Audition Information Below) 

Saturday, August 25:  1 PM – 2 PM   Children Chorus – Ages 9 – 15

Saturday, August 25:  2 PM – 4 PM   Adults – Ages 16 and over

Monday, August 27:   7 PM – 8:30 PM   Adults – Ages 16 and over

Tuesday, August 28:  6:30 PM – 7:30 PM   Children Chorus  – Ages 9 – 15

Tuesday, August 28   7:30 PM – 8:30 PM   Adults 16 and over

Thursday, August 30:  7 PM – Callbacks if needed

Pella Community Center, 712 Union, Pella

 

Production Dates: November 30 – December 8

Friday Nov. 30, Saturday, Dec. 1, Thursday, Dec. 6 & Friday, Dec. 7 at 7 PM

Sunday, Dec. 2 & Saturday, Dec. 8 at 2 PM

 

Production Team: 

Directed by: Pat Moriarity, Wendy Vander Well, Cyndi Atkins

Vocal Director: Terri Crumley & Accompanist  Brenda Jones

 

Cast Needed  

Children Chorus Ages 9 to 15

Adults Ages 16 and up! Narrator(s), Joseph, Jacob, 11 Brothers/Ensemble, 11 Wives/Ensemble, Pharaoh, Potiphar, Mrs. Potiphar, Butler, & Baker.  Some parts may be doubled.

 

Perusal Scripts available at the Pella Public Library

 

For More Information 

Call Pat Moriarity 641-628-1549  email: pkmoriarity@gmail.com

Or Call Cyndi Atkins 641-757-9785  email cyndiatkins@gmail.com

 

We are looking for help with Costumes, Choreography, Set Construction, Light Board, Stage Crew, & Makeup.  JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR® DREAMCOAT is presented through an exclusive arrangement with R & H Theatricals and The Really Useful Group Limited.  www.rnh.com. Sponsored by the Pella Community Center.   More information can be found at unionstreetplayers.com

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat

Audition Information – Parts Available

Children Chorus – Ages 9 – 15 

Ability to sing and move on stage –

Audition song “My Country, ‘Tis of Thee”

Adults – Ages 16 +

Ability to sing and perform simple dance moves

Audition song “My Country, ‘Tis of Thee” or a song of your choice.

If you plan to audition for a lead, please sing a selection from a Broadway Musical or Joseph.  Some of the parts may be doubled in the production .  No parts are pre-cast.

 

ENSEMBLE
Chorus of Men (doubled by Brothers) and Women
CHARACTERS

Narrator(s) -Male or Female

Joseph   Vocal Part: Tenor

Jacob, the father  Vocal Part: Baritone

Brothers – 11 – Reuben, Simeon, Levi, Naphtali, Issachar, Asher, Dan, Zebulun, Gad, Benjamin, Judah

Wives/Ensemble – 11

Pharaoh (Elvis)  – Male Vocal Part Baritione

Potiphar – Male Vocal Part Baritone

Mrs. Potiphar – Female Vocal Part Alto (or spoken)

Butler Male Vocal Part: Tenor

Baker Male Vocal Part: Tenor

Benjamin Calypso – Soloist  – one of the brothers – vocal part tenor

One More Angel – Soloist – one of the brothers – vocal part tenor

One More Angel  – Soloist – Able to Whistle

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