ANNOUNCING AUDITIONS FOR GULLIVER’S TRAVELS FOR ALL AGES!
Auditions for a World Premiere community collaboration between MET-X (MET programming outside of MET’s regular season) and Frederick Community College (FCC).The community collaboration between FCC and MET-X will feature a large ensemble of actors and provide numerous opportunities for actors of various ages and levels of experience to tread the boards at FCC’s Jack Kussmaul Theater this August. Previously this collaboration produced the productions Piper, The Wizard of Odd, Robin Hood: Occupy Sherwood, and Peter Pan. This year will feature another World Premiere, Gullivers Travels: In Space, a new adaptation that sets the classic fable in the cosmic outer space world. MET Associate Artistic Director, Julie Herber, will direct the original musical Gulliver’s Travels by Sarah Shulman (Oedipus Rox & Young Olympians and the Most Amazingly Awesome Adventure Ever) & Caitlyn Joy (Piper, The Wizard of Odd, A Wish Come True) and music by Cal Holderbaum (The Little Mermaid). Performances will take place at Frederick Community College’s JBK Theatre on August 5, 6, 11, 12 and13. Rehearsals will begin June 27 and take place at MET and FCC. This is a community show so the actors will not be compensated but the show will provide many opportunities for aspiring thespians. The auditions will take place on May 22 from 3pm-6pm at MET (31 W Patrick Street, Frederick MD). The show is casting children and adults of all types, shapes, and sizes from age 7 and up. Auditionees should prepare one short monologue and 16 bars of music and be prepared to move and cold read from the script. Actors should also bring a headshot and resume if possible. No appointments are necessary for this audition.