Please contact our Artistic Director, Jeremy Koch at firstname.lastname@example.org for audition information at this time.
The Bridges of Madison County
by Jason Robert Brown and Marsha Norman
Dir: Kathy Mulay
MD: Catherine A. Walker
Rehearsals Start: May 14
Opening Night: June 8
Closing Date: June 24 (possible holdover to July 1)
Auditions will be held on Sunday Jan 21, 2018 from 1-3pm at the Little Theatre on Oakland Drive.
Please email artistic director Jeremy Koch at email@example.com to set a time slot.
An accompanist will be provided and actors should bring headshot/resume. Actors should prepare for one of the roles listed or should prepare 2 contrasting 32 bar cuts from show of similar style to BRIDGES.
The roles of Francesca, Robert, Michael and Carolyn have already been cast.
Richard “Bud” Johnson: 40 – 49; Francesca's husband. An Iowa farmer, a good guy, diligent and dependable, but always exhausted and irritated that things haven't gotten easier. Country high baritone up to High G (e.g. Clint Black).
Charlie: 60 – 69; Marge's husband. Dry but friendly. Vocal Range: High Baritone E3 - E4.
Marge: 60 – 69; Francesca’s neighbor, sassy and nosy. Vocal Range: Warm alto: G3 - C5.
Marian: Age Range: 25 – 35. Robert's former wife, a musician. Will play other ensemble roles as well. Vocal range: A3 - D5.
Ensemble: Ages 18-65
AUDITION CUTS BELOW:
RICHARD (BUD) JOHNSON:
'When I’m Gone’ – Ms. 39B - end [Sing high harmony]
‘Home Before You Know It’ – Beginning - Ms. 39
‘Something Like a Dream’ – Spoken as Monologue [or Ms. 28 – end]
‘You’re Never Alone’ – Ms. – Ms. 33
‘Another Life’ - Ms. 5 – Ms. 55, then cut to Ms. 104 – Ms. 129
‘Get Closer/Falling Into You’ – Beg – Ms. 28
‘When I’m Gone’ – Ms. 39B – Ms. 76
ENSEMBLE: Please select (2) contrasting 32-Bar cuts in the style of this show.
Female Solo: ‘State Road/The Real World/Who We Are’ Ms. A25 – Ms. A44