McQuaid Jesuit High School
McQuaid Jesuit High School is holding auditions for actresses, grades 9-12, to round out the cast of its upcoming production of the classic musical “Little Shop of Horrors.”
Available roles include Audrey, love interest of main character Seymour Krelborn– vocal range top: D5 Vocal range bottom: G#3; Crystal, Ronnette, and Chiffon, a trio of “street urchins” who serve as the plays “Greek chorus”– Vocal range top: F5 Vocal range bottom: Ab3; and additional smaller speaking and non-speaking roles.
Auditions will be held at McQuaid Jesuit, 1800 South Clinton, on Tuesday, November 30th and Thursday, December 2nd, with callbacks on Friday, December 3rd, all beginning at 3:30pm. It is not necessary to prepare anything in advance; those auditioning will be taught a few measures of a couple of songs as well as a brief dance sequence. For additional information regarding plot, characters, and music, there are numerous Youtube postings that can be viewed.
Rehearsals will begin December 6th with a read-through.
Rehearsals will be four to five days a week, Monday through Friday, but not for all characters, running from 3:30-5:30. There will be weekend rehearsals closer to opening.
The performance dates are March 16th-19th, 2022.