Potomac Playmakers announce auditions for the musical “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” Monday and Tuesday, November 20th and 21st, starting at 7 pm. You only need to attend one night of auditions.
Director: Jeff Wine
Music Director: David Loy
Choreographer: Bailey Kershner
Stage Manager: Beth Brackett
Casting for 3 males and 3 females to play the young spellers (played by adults). Age range: 18-early 30’s. Seventeen-year-olds will also be considered–if cast, a consent form will need to be signed by a parent/guardian due to content and language in the show.
Also casting for one female early 30’s-early 40’s and two males 30’s-50’s.
Please prepare a show tune of 32 bars. You must bring sheet music. An accompanist will be provided. No a cappella auditions!
Our choreographer will also be teaching dance moves for a brief dance audition, so wear appropriate attire for dancing.
Auditions will also consist of cold readings from the script and possibly some improv.
Rehearsals will begin after the new year and performances are scheduled for March 8-10 and 15-17, 2024. Please bring a list of all conflicts from Jan. 2nd through March 17th.