GILBERT & SULLIVANS
THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE
LimonCarr Desert Theatricals, in partnership with the City of Rancho Mirage, is excited to announce OPEN AUDITIONS for Gilbert & Sullivan's classic THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE running May 17thand 18th at the Rancho Mirage Amphitheater. This is an open audition to the public and Desert Theatricals plans on utilizing the talents of local theatre actors and performers. There is some pay or stipend for all roles.
Auditions are Saturday, March 24th at 10am at the Amphitheater. Please enter through the back stage gate located on San Jacinot between the two parking lots. Bring picture and resume, music in correct key - NO TAPES/CD'S - accompanist provided. Classic musical theatre selections only please. Be prepared to move/dance audition as well. There is some pay for all actors. Rehearsals begin April 6th and are primarily on Saturday and Sunday. Tech week begins May 12th and rehearses every night through opening. ABSOLUTELY NO CONFLICTS WILL BE ACCEPTED and conflicts that arise will result in release from the production.
Director/Choreographer Ray Limon and Musical Director Joshua Carr seeking the following roles:
THE PIRATE KING: 30'S - 40'S Excellent baritone, strong physical presence, good with comedy
FREDERIC: 20'S - 30'S Excellent tenor to Bb, strong physical presence, good with comedy
MABEL: 20'S Strong singer, soprano to high Eb, Good comedic actress
RUTH: 40-50'S Strong Alto, good with comedy
MAJOR GENERAL: 40 -50'S Strong singer, excellent with patter and comedy
SARGEANT: 20'S - 30'S Strong Bass with some dance background
SAMUEL/PIRATES/COPS:/AUGHTERS: 16 years old plus, All ages, types, ethnicities - Must sing well and move well
Rancho Mirage Amphitheater
71-560 San Jacinto Dr.
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
LimonCarr's DESERT THEATRICALS, originally founded in 1994 in Vista's Avo Playhouse, is in their first season and will be announcing their 2019/2020 season with standard Broadway Musical Theatre sure to please. With over 350 Broadway style professional musicals between them, the team of Ray Limon and Joshua Carr together have been producing quality, affordable theatre in Southern California for 25 years.