Book, Music & Lyrics by Lionel Bart
Choreography by Ashley Simone Kirchner
At The Lakehouse in Albany’s Historic Washington Park
Tuesday through Sunday at 7:30PM
Reserved Seats Go On Sale May 1, 2014
The second show in Park Playhouse’s 26th Summer Season will bring to life Charles Dickens’ classic story of Oliver Twist, an orphan in 1830′s Great Britain who leads the life of a pickpocket in London. We’ll present this classic Broadway musical on our stage for the very first time, featuring dozens of our incredible students alongside great professional talent. With some of Broadway’s most beloved songs, this enchanting story is classic musical theatre at its finest. NOTE: To accommodate audiences with children, the start-time of our August production has been moved to 7:30pm.
WHEN & WHERE….
Friday, April 4, 2014 from 6:00 – 9:00 (sign-in closes at 8pm)
& Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 10:00am– 1:00 PM (sign-in closes at 12:30pm)
Callbacks (As Needed)
Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 2:30 – 6:00pm
All auditions/callbakcs to be held in
The Palace Theatre Lobby (use main theatre entrance)
19 Clinton Avenue, Albany, NY 12207
WHAT TO PREPARE…
Please prepare 16 bars from any classic Broadway musical selection.
Piano accompaniment will be available. Please bring sheet music.
Please be prepared to dance. A short combination will be taught.
Please prepare a one page essay on one of the following topics….
For new students: What makes you want to study the performing arts?
For past PPH students: How has your theatre education impacted your life?
All roles are available, and students will be considered for most roles.
Oliver is a large production with a variety of roles and featured moments.
NOTE: Male and Female students will be considered for orphan roles.
Program is available for students ages 9-18 (age as of July 7, 2014)
Rehearsals/Workshops run July 7 – August 1, 2014 in Albany.
Performances to be held in Washington Park August 2-16, 2014
ALL conflicts must be made known at time of audition.
Tuition for six-week summer session: $900. Some scholarship assistance available.
Early payment discount of $100 available for payment by May 1, 2014.
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