A second round of auditions will be held for FTC's Summer Musical Annie Get Your Gun on Saturday, April 1, 2023 at 6:30 pm and Sunday, April 2, at 2:00 pm, at the Steve W. Shepherd Theater at 1668 Highway 87 South in Fredericksburg.
Actors are asked to sign up in advance for an audition slot. To reserve a time slot, call the theater office at 888-669-7114.
For auditions, you must prepare 32 bars of a show tune, or a verse and chorus. You may choose a song from the show or another piece that best shows your vocal range and abilities. A CD player and MP3 hookup will be available. A keyboard and accompanist will also be present. No acapella auditions please. There will be brief dance/movement auditions, so please dress accordingly.
Actors will also be asked to read scenes from the script. Scripts are available to be checked out from the FTC Box Office. Besides the principal characters, there are multiple speaking and singing roles in the ensemble/chorus. If you have any questions, email the theater office at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Annie Get Your Gun Auditions."
Schedule: Rehearsals are typically Mondays through Fridays, 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. June 12 -15 are Technical/Dress Rehearsals. For the production's success, attendance at these rehearsals and all performances are mandatory for the entire cast and crew. Performances: Thursday, June 15 at 7:30 pm (Preview) June 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, and July 1 at 7:30 pm – June 18, 25, and July 2 at 2:00 pm.
Cast List Breakdown:
1 Woman and 1 Man
2 Women, 5 Men, 2 Girls, 1 Boy
ENSEMBLESinging-dancing ensemble consisting of Cowboys, Indians, Young Men and Ladies, Kings and Queens of Europe, Socialites, Debutantes
Frank Butler (A2-F4)
Buffalo Bill Cody (B2-F4)
Dolly Tate (B3-B4)
Tommy Keeler (Bb2-D4)
Winnie Tate (Bb3-E5)
Charlie Davenport (B2-F4)
Foster Wilson (F3-C4)
Mac - the Prop Man
Chief Sitting Bull
Annie Oakley (G3-F5 (opt. Bb5))
Jessie - Annie's Little Sister (Bb3-D5)
Nellie - Annie's Other Little Sister (A3-D5)
Little Jake - Annie's Little Brother (Bb3-D5)
Running Deer, Eagle Feather, Dining Car Waiter, Sleeping Car Porter, Pawnee Bill, Messenger, Band Leader, Mrs. Sylvia Potter-Porter, Mrs. Schuyler, Adams, Cowboys, Indians, Young Men and Ladies, Kings and Queens of Europe, Socialites, Debutantes, et al.