Category Archives: Auditions

Grandmother Auditions Scheduled

We’re already gearing up for next season. Auditions for “Funny, You Don’t Look Like a Grandmother,” the first show of our 69th season, will take place at 7 p.m. on Monday, July 17 and Tuesday, July 18.

This musical shows modern grandmothers in a whole new light through musical vignettes. The cast calls for five women and two men. “Funny, You Don’t Look Like a Grandmother” features book and lyrics by Lois Wyse and Sheilah Rae and music by Robert Waldman.

Actors of all experience levels are encouraged to audition. Please prepare a musical selection (16-32 measures). An accompanist will be provided. A CD player and speakers to connect to electronic devices will also be available, if needed.

Please e-mail info@hanoverlittletheatre.com with any questions.

‘Funny Business’ Auditions

For the final show of our 2016-17 season, we will present the workplace musical comedy Funny Business. The fast-paced show by Rachel Brittain and Daniel Falk with music and lyrics by Daniel Abrahamson.

The Chime Communications office staff works through their problems through song to try and avoid layoffs.

The show will run July 14-16; 20-23 with a cast of three men and two women.

Director Sally Chase will hold auditions at 7 p.m. on Sunday and Monday, May 7 and 8 at the playhouse (360 Blooming Grove Road, Hanover). Actors of all experience levels are encouraged to audition.

Please prepare a musical selection (16-32 measures). An accompanist will be provided. A CD player and speakers to connect to electronic devices will also be available, if needed.

Auditions Coming Up Soon

opar-11We’re getting ready for Season 68 – Auditions for The Old People Are Revolting, a comedy, are Monday and Tuesday, July 25 and 26 at 7 p.m. at the theatre (360 Blooming Grove Road, Hanover). Actors of all experience levels are encouraged to audition.
 
The cast features five women and two men. One role is for a woman in her 20s or 30s. All other roles are to be played as senior citizens.
 
In the show, a group of seniors at the Sunshine Retirement Village take their grievances into their own hands with hilarious results. The show, directed by Beau Bowden, will run Sept. 9-11 and 15-18, 2016.
 
The audition will feature readings from the play. You do not need to attend both nights of auditions for consideration. Please e-mail info@hanoverlittletheatre.com with any questions.

Audition for Weekend Comedy

WEEKENDLogo1Director Sally Chase will hold auditions for Weekend Comedy, the final show of the 2015-16 season, at 7 p.m. on Sunday, May 1 and Monday, May 2 at the theatre. The show features two men and two women — one middle aged couple and one couple in their 20s. The show will run July 8-10 and 14-17. Actors of all experience levels are encouraged to audition.

Show Description: Plans for a relaxing weekend go out the window in this comedy when two couples – one middle aged and the other in their 20s – reserve the same one-bedroom, one-bathroom cottage for the same weekend. The two couples decide to give it a go and the generation gap leads to friction. In the end, the cramped quarters teaches each couple some lessons about their relationships.