This is the story of a happy family’s life, as they anticipate the wonders of the 1904 World’s Fair. The play includes seven of the best loved songs from the film and ten other wonderful numbers, also by Martin and Blane, written specially for the stage.
Director: John Leslie
Music Director: Kris Layton
Sun. Aug. 26: 5-6 pm for girls age 8-14.
6-9 pm for teen girls and boys age 15+, Adult women & men
Tue. Aug. 28: 6:30 pm adult women and men
(teen boys and girls age 15+, if not available Sunday, are welcome by special arrangement)
Wed. Aug. 29: callbacks, if needed.
Auditions will include cold readings from the script.
Please wear comfortable shoes for a movement audition.
Young girls should prepare "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas".
All others should prepare something from this show or
any other "traditional" musical.
Bring a copy of your song for the accompanist.
Rehearsals on Sunday afternoons, Monday & Thursday evenings.
Production dates November 30, December 1, 2, 7, 8, 9
MR. ALONSO SMITH: male; 40’s; Ab2 - E4 baritone; father and lawyer.
MRS. ANNA SMITH: female; 40’s; Ab3 - D4 alto; good and loving mother.
LON SMITH: male; 19ish; Bb2 - G4 baritone; good looking Princeton freshman, eldest of Smith
ROSE SMITH: female; 18ish; B3 - E5 mezzo; beautiful & chic daughter.
ESTHER SMITH: female; 17ish; G3 - D5 mezzo; lively & attractive daughter, in her junior year
of high school.
AGNES SMITH: female; 12ish; A3 - E5 mezzo; tomboyish.
TOOTIE SMITH: female; 6ish; A3 - D5 mezzo; bright & mischievous.
GRANDPA PROPHATER: male; 60’s; Bb2 - F4 baritone; Mrs. Smith’s father, a Civil War Veteran.
KATIE: female; mid 30’s-60’s; F3 - C#5 alto; the Smith’s cook & housemaid, Irish.
JOHN TRUITT: male; 19ish; Bb2 - F4 baritone; athletic boy next door that Esther has a crush on.
WARREN SHEFFIELD: male; 19ish; Ab2 - E4 baritone; Rose’s suitor, eligible young man from
a rich family.
LUCILLE BALLARD: female; 19ish sophisticated & charming young lady, may also be part of
ENSEMBLE: male/female; child-teens-20s+; Postman, trolley car driver & trolley passengers,
guests at Lon’s party, ballroom couples, carolers.