Anything Goes Auditions
Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter
Original Book by P.G. Wodehouse & Guy Bolton
and Howard Lindsay & Russel Crouse
New Book by Timothy Crouse & John Weidman
Directed by Michael J. Lasley
Choreographed by Anne Nicole Beck
Music Direction by Brent E. Marty
Music, dance, laughs, and the age-old tale of Boy Meets Girl– no musical puts it on stage better than ANYTHING GOES! A hilarious shipboard romp, wrapped around one of Cole Porter’s most magical scores, ANYTHING GOES is Delightful, Delicious, and De-Lovely.
Prep Session – June 11th @ 7:00 pm
Auditions – June 17th & 18th @ 6:30 pm
Please come prepared with your best 16 bars of an appropriate song. Please bring sheet music – an accompanist will be provided. All adults will be required to go through a movement audition. You will be given an opportunity to change clothes – please bring appropriate footwear.
Children auditioning for MARY POPPINS will be seen first. Adults for both shows will be seen following the children’s’ audition.
First Rehearsal – August 20, 2018
Performances – October 12- 27, 2018
Billy Crocker — a young Wall Street broker in love with Hope.
Reno Sweeney — An evangelist turned nightclub singer and an old friend of Billy’s.
Hope Harcourt — An American debutante and the object of Billy’s affection.
Moonface Martin — a second-rate gangster, “Public Enemy Number 13”
Lord Evelyn Oakleigh — Hope’s wealthy and stuffy English fiancé
Mrs. Evangeline Harcourt — Hope’s haughty and overbearing mother
Erma —Moonface’s friend, a gangster’s moll
Elisha J. Whitney — Ivy league Wall Street banker, Billy’s boss.
Reno’s Angels (Purity, Chastity, Charity and Virtue) – Reno’s back up singer/dancers.
Luke and John – Two Chinese ‘Converts’ and reformed gamblers who accompany Bishop Henry T. Dobson
The Right Reverend, Bishop Henry T. Dobson
Ensemble – Captain, Steward, Purser, Crew, Passengers, Reporters, Photographers and F.B.I. Agents