Category Archives: Auditions

Grandmother Auditions Scheduled

Auditions for “Funny, You Don’t Look Like a Grandmother,” the second show of our 69th season, will take place at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 10 and Monday, Sept. 11.

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.

Momologues Auditions Set

Hanover Little Theatre will hold auditions for “The Momologues,” the opening show of the 2017-18 season, on Sunday, July 30 at 7 p.m. at the playhouse, 360 Blooming Grove Road.

Brian Shea will direct the show, which uses a combination of monologues and scenes to track four women from their attempts to get pregnant all the way to the first day of school. The show provides an honest, funny look at motherhood. The show will run Sept. 22-24 and Sept. 28-Oct. 1.

Actresses of all experience levels are encouraged to audition. The four roles are for women who can play between 25 and 50. The audition will feature readings from the play.

If you wish to audition, but are not available, please e-mail info@hanoverlittletheatre.com to make alternative arrangements.

We still plan to present “Funny, You Don’t Look Like a Grandmother.” That show will move to November. Audition details will be released at a later date.

‘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.