Casting singers for a Cole Porter musical revue in San Francisco!
Director and Producer John Bisceglie seeks 35 non-union men and women (ages 18+) to appear in “Classic Cole Porter”. Seeking diverse performers with strong vocal abilities and a dynamic personality to perform a variety of classic Cole Porter songs. Cast members will appear in multiple solo, duet, group and ensemble numbers accompanied by a grand piano. The concert will be performed at the beautiful Marine’s Memorial Theater on Sunday, April 7th.
Celebrate gifted composer and lyricist, Cole Porter and his legendary contribution to the American songbook. The show features a hit parade of songs from the 1920’s 30’s and 40’s including Begin the Beguine, From This Moment On, Anything Goes, It’s De-Lovely, You’re The Top, Just One of Those Things, and My Heart Belongs to Daddy. Cole Porter set new standards for popular songwriting, and his lyrics and melodies are as bright and sophisticated today as when they first dazzled audiences decades ago.
This is a fun, non-paid community theater production with a talented cast, high production value and small time commitment (one day a week), allowing those with busy schedules and family commitments the ability to perform in a dynamic production.
Auditions: Saturday, January 12th 2019, 3-6pm
City Dance Annex. 1420 Harrison St. San Francisco, CA 94103
11 Saturday rehearsals from 3-6pm in San Francisco.
January 19th, 26th
February 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd
March 2nd, 16th, 23rd, 30th
Director & Producer: John Bisceglie
Vocal Director: Evan Crone
Production Manager: Jaime Elizabeth
Be prepared to sing 16 bars acapella of two songs, one up tempo and one ballad, in the style of the show; Cole Porter, jazz or the American song book. Please feel free to stop in anytime between 3-5:30pm and plan to stay for about 30 min. Bring a photo and resume.
If selected, cast members will need to provide/rent one costume (a tuxedo or black dress.)
If you are interested, and have less than two conflicts before March 16th, please sign up to audition.
Please note that no make-up audition date or video submissions will be offered for this production.
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