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Monday, March 28, 2011
Hey y'all! What happens when one woman decides it's time to change her life and make her dream come true and then takes all her friends along for the ride fixing their lives along the way? Well, to find out come see "Hallelujah Girls" which opens this Friday! This is a hysterical play that you won't want to miss.
Directed by Sandy Goad and starring: Erin Anderson, Erin Gibbs, Karen Widman, Laura Brewster, Kaine Munoz, Nathan Gibbs, Sade Velasquez, and Samantha Collins.
Performances are: April 1, 2, 8, and 9 at 8pm and April 3 at 2pm.
For reservations call 575-393-0676!
Sunday, March 20, 2011
"Beauty and the Beast" auditions will be held the 11th & 12th of April at the Maciolek School of Dance at 7pm.
Singing and cold reading auditions will be held on the 11th with some possible singing and readings also on the 12th.
You need to prepare a short song (16-32 measures of music will suffice). Bring sheet music in the appropriate key or a CD track of your song.
The 12th will mostly be a dancing and movement audition (dress to move).
There are some possible non-singing acting roles and non-singing dancers. A current resume and headshot are recommended. Casting all ages!
There is the specific need of a child actor/singer for the role of Chip, Mrs. Potts' son.
BELLE A vibrant, intelligent young beauty who wants more out of the life than an ordinary existence. Mezzo-Soprano: Low A - High F
BEAST A Prince transformed into a terrifying beast for his lack of compassion; hot-tempered and commanding, but with a warm, loving heart buried far beneath his gruff exterior. Baritone: A – High F
GASTON The vain, egotistical, ultra-masculine villain determined to marry Belle. Baritone: A – High F
MAURICE Belle’s loving, eccentric inventor father. (Possibly made into a non-singing role) Baritone: B flat – High D flat
COGSWORTH A tightly-wound, enchanted mantle clock and the head of the Beast’s household. Baritone: A – High E
MRS. POTTS A warm-hearted, maternal enchanted teapot. Mezzo-Soprano: Low F sharp – High G
LUMIERE A suave, debonair enchanted candelabra. Baritone: A – High F sharp
CHIP An enchanted teacup, and Mrs. Potts’ darling little boy. Tenor: D – B
BABETTE A saucy, enchanted feather-duster, and the object of Lumiere's affections. Soprano: C - High C
MADAME DE LA GRANDE BOUCHE A former opera diva turned enchanted wardrobe. (Possibly made into a non-singing role) Mezzo-Soprano: C sharp – D
LEFOU Gaston’s bumbling, toady sidekick. Baritone: B – High F sharp
MONSIEUR D'ARQUE The creepy, scheming proprietor of the local insane asylum, “The Maison De Lune”. Tenor: D – High A
SILLY GIRL(S) Three pretty young maids who swoon over Gaston.
TOWNSPEOPLE Various ages, male and female. singing and non-singing.
BAKER & WIFE singing
WOLVES 3-5, dancer, non-singing
DOORMAT Male, Gymnastic ability desired
HOUSEHOLD UTENSILS Various ages, male and female, dancing and singing
Can't wait to see everyone there! Spread the word!
Co-Directors Juston Harlin and Larry Harlin
Sunday, March 13, 2011
Sunday, March 6, 2011
The cast of "Hallelujah Girls" is:
Erin Anderson - Sugar Lee Tomkins
Karen Widman - Mavis Flowers
Sade Velasquez - Carlene Travis
Laura Brewster - Nita Mooney
Erin Miller-Gibbs - Crystal Travis
Samantha Collins - Bunny Sutherland
Kaine Munoz - Bobby Dwayne Dillahunt
Nathan Gibbs - Porter Padgett
Shows are April 1st, 2nd, 8th, and 9th at 8 PM and a matinee showing on April 3rd at 2 PM.
Y'all come on out...y'hear!
Saturday, March 5, 2011
Friday, March 4, 2011
Thursday, March 3, 2011
The Hobbs performances will consist of two monologues, one performed by Briana Schneider and one by Brad Jett, followed by "The Zoo Story".
"The Zoo Story" is the story of Peter and Jerry (played by Robert Schumacher and Nick Keele, as seen above). The show deals with themes of connection and isolation and how these two ideas come into conflict with each other. This show is intended for mature audiences and is not appropriate for children.
Shows are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday (March 3rd, 4th, and 5th) at 8 PM. Call 575-393-0676 or email for reservations. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $8 for students/seniors. Proceeds go to benefit the cast and crew as they travel to Artesia for the competition.
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Tuesday, March 1, 2011
"The Zoo Story" is directed by Nathan R. Miles, and stars Nick Keele ("Jerry") and Robert Schumacher ("Peter"). "The Zoo Story" is intended for mature audiences and is NOT suitable for children.