MAGNOLIA (SAU) - Southern Arkansas University theatre is looking to cast a variety of roles from the community, from 10 years-old to adults of all ages, for the upcoming “Seussical the Musical.”
An audition workshop is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on January 31, 2014, at SAU’s Harton Theatre. Anyone interested in auditioning or getting more information about the production should attend. Director Clayton Guiltner and guest Musical Director Andria Phillips will lead the workshop.
General auditions will start at 9 a.m. on Saturday, February 8, at Harton Theatre. Call backs will be the afternoon of Sunday, February 9. Auditions are open to the public.
“SAU Theatre is excited to offer our students the opportunity to learn professional production techniques in theatre, as well as offer our community an enriching theatrical experience through the arts,” said Guiltner.
“Seussical” is the Broadway hit musical that tells the story of some of Dr. Seuss's most popular characters - Horton the elephant, The Cat in The Hat, the Whos, and even a brief cameo from the Grinch himself. The musical will feature a full orchestra, including members of the SAU Band and the Department of Music.
The performances for “Seussical the Musical” will be 7 p.m. nightly from April 23 through April 27 at Harton Theatre. Ticket prices are as follows: $15 for general admission, $7.50 for children, students, and SAU students, faculty and staff. Tickets can be purchased at www.showtix.com.
The performances will include a matinee for area public schools on Wednesday, April 23, at 10 a.m.
For more information, contact Guiltner at ClaytonGuiltner@saumag.edu or call (870) 235-4256.
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