Book, music and lyrics by James W. Rodgers
Inspired by A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh.
When: Auditions – Sunday, November 10th at 4:00 pm (Note: This is a change in time from the original time of 7:00)
Where: Sutter Street Theatre – Annex, 710 Figueroa Street, Folsom, CA 95630
REHEARSALS: Rehearsals will start on November 11 or the 15 and are usually Monday through Thursday evenings.
PERFORMANCE DATES: December 14 through December 29 with performances on Saturday & Sunday at 1:00pm plus Dec. 17, 18, 19 & 20 at 4:00pm and Dec. 23, 24 & 27 at 1:00pm. You MUST be available for all performance dates.
WHAT TO BRING: Please bring a resume and head shot if you have them. Also prepare a short song that shows your talents with backing tracks on a CD or your phone. There will not be an accompanist.
SYNOPSIS: A very special Friend-and-Relation tells Christopher Robin a story of a Christmas Eve very long ago (about last year) when Eeyore, the old gray donkey who lives by himself in the thistle corner of Hundred-Acre Wood, was absolutely miserable. It seems that he lost his tail and Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet got all of their friends and a search was organized. There is a great deal of fun and excitement, plus delightful songs, in the adventure that follows. Its theme, which concerns caring, sharing and the importance of cultivating friends, makes this a very special and enchanting musical suitable for any occasion.