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AUDITION NOTICE: Working

Auditions | posted May 21, 2015

 

WORKING

adapted by Stephen Schwartz and Nina Faso
with additional contributions by Gordon Greenberg
songs by Craig Carnelia, Micki Grant, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mary Rodgers, Susan Birkenhead, Stephen Schwartz, and James Taylor
from the book by Studs Terkel

directed by RICK DE SPAIN 
musical direction by SHAWN PENDRY

AUDITION DATE:  SAT & SUN, June 27 & 28, 1-5pm

PERFORMANCE DATES:  September 4-20

THE PLAY:  Musical | This examination of 26 people from all walks of life proves that it’s more than just a job for the average working American. Nominated for 6 TONY Awards, this classic has been updated for a modern age. “The musical’s celebration of even the most seemingly marginal contributions as intrinsic elements of nation-building gives it stirring resonance. Working has been called the non-showbiz counterpart to A Chorus Line.” – The New York Times

AUDITION INFO

Please bring in a prepared selection from a Broadway or Broadway style musical which shows off your range, is age appropriate, and displays your ability to sell a song.

AVAILABLE ROLES

Roles available for actor/singers in a wide range of ages and ethnicities to play 26 workers, including a parking lot attendant, corporate executive, schoolteacher, gas man, housewife, fireman, waitress, millworker, sailor, etc., who sing and talk about their jobs, defining not only their daily round, but their hopes and aspirations as well.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream For Kids

News | posted April 15, 2015

 

Congratulations to Aine Healy-Richardson and the kids in ABET’s Children’s Drama Workshop for their wonderful production of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM FOR KIDS by Lois Burdett, and published by Firefly Publishers.

Ingrid McCawley volunteered her time and voice with the singers and Scott Nasta provides guitar accompaniment. Set design and painting was a beautiful and intuitive collaboration between two well known local artists, Anne Roberts and Renee Faure. Props and costumes by Aine, Nickie Marshall and Trish Szegi. Lighting design by Bryan Frank.

A Midsummer Nights Dream 1 A Midsummer Nights Dream 2 A Midsummer Nights Dream 3 A Midsummer Nights Dream 4 A Midsummer Nights Dream 5 A Midsummer Nights Dream 6

Photographer: Hal Padgett

ABET Announces Its 2015-2016 Season …

News | posted April 1, 2015

FIND INFORMATION ABOUT SEASON TICKETS HERE

WORKING

adapted by Stephen Schwartz and Nina Faso, with additional contributions by Gordon Greenberg, songs by Craig Carnelia, Micki Grant, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mary Rodgers, Susan Birkenhead, Stephen Schwartz, and James Taylor, from the book by Studs Terkel
SEPT 4 5 11 12 *13 18 19 *20

BLACK PEARL SINGS!

by Frank Higgins
OCT 30 31 NOV 6 7 *8 13 14 15

CONEY ISLAND CHRISTMAS

by Donald Margulies
DEC 4 5 *11 12 *13 18 19 *20

ORDINARY DAYS

music and lyrics by Adam Gwon
JAN 22 23 29 30 *31 FEB 5 6 *7

TUNA DOES VEGAS

by Ed Howard, Joe Sears, Jaston Williams
MAR 11 12 13* 18 19 *20 25 26

ON THE VERGE
or The Geography Of Yearning

by Eric Overmyer
MAY 6 7 13 14 *15 20 21 *22

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