Auditions continue tonight for The Strollers spring musical A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.
Auditions are Wednesday, March 2, 7:30 p.m.
Callbacks are Saturday, March 5, 1 p.m.
(other times available by appointment)
All auditions take place at:
The Burgdorff Center for the Performing Arts
10 Durand Road
Maplewood, NJ 07040
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Come prepared to sing 16-32 bars from the show (any song), read scenes with other actors, and do some light choreographed movement.
For any questions, email TheMaplewoodStrollers@gmail.com or visit www.thestrollers.org
Friday, May 6, 2016, 8 p.m.
Saturday, May 7, 2016, 8 p.m.
Sunday, May 8, 2016, 2 p.m.
Friday, May 13, 2016, 8 p.m.
Saturday, May 14, 2016, 8 p.m.
Sunday, May 15, 2016, 2 p.m.
Friday, May 20, 2016, 8 p.m.
Saturday, May 21, 2016, 8 p.m.
Tuesdays, 7:15-9:15 p.m.
Wednesdays, 7:15-9:15 p.m.
Saturdays, 1:30-5:00 p.m.
Prologus/Pseudolus (male lead; baritone): Must have strong stage presence and comic timing
Hysterium (male comic lead; baritone): High strung, easily excitable, good stage movement
Hero (male romantic lead, 20s-30s; tenor): earnest but naïve; in love with Philia
Philia (female romantic lead, 20-30's; soprano): sweet, innocent; must have good comic timing
Senex (older male, baritone): Roman senator; hen-pecked father of Hero
Domina (older female, mezzo soprano): domineering wife of Senex, overbearing mother of Hero
Marcus Lycus (adult male, baritone): brothel owner and pimp, comically swarmy
Miles Gloriosus (male, bass): captain in Roman army; Hero’s rival for Philia’s affections
Erronius (older male): confused and elderly comic relief
The Courtesans (the wares of the House of Marcus Lycus, any voices)
Gymnasia (“Amazonian” and/or athletic)
Tintinabula (belly dancer)
Vibrata (wild and sexy)
The Geminae (twins, two similar looking actresses)
Panacea (sweet and “giving” courtesan)
The Proteans (3 or more males, any voices, multiple roles)