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Audition Notice: Seussical



Book and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens

Book and Music by Stephen Flaherty

Direct by Connie Mockenhaupt

When: Sunday, April 7 at 7:00 pm

Where: Sutter Street Theatre, 717 Sutter Street, Folsom

What to bring: A headshot and resume if you have them.

Prepare a short song and bring sheet music, a CD or cell phone audio.


CASTING (All parts are available)
-The Cat In The Hat
Our story’s omniscient narrator, he is fun loving and enjoys rhyming. Pops up throughout the story to help the audience. Wise and attentive.
Gender: any
The Mayor’s son, he is a Who that is always finding trouble. Bright, creative, and inadvertently mischievous. Possesses a wildly expansive imagination and finds solace in his friendship with Horton.
Gender: male
-Horton The Elephant
Our story’s main character, he is a compassionate and gentle elephant. Commonly misunderstood because of his larger size. He is protective and loving of all creatures in the jungle.
Gender: male
-Gertrude Mcfuzz
Horton’s one-feathered-tail bird neighbor. Gertrude is sweet and timid. Though kind and loyal, she is also self-conscious of her shortfalls.
Gender: female
-Mayzie Labird
The most beautiful bird in all of the jungle. Oblivious to her self-centered ways, she relies on her talent of manipulation, and intoxicating beauty, to navigate her way through life.
Gender: female
-The Sour Kangaroo
The ‘leader’ of the jungle. She is loud, brassy, and stubbornly set in her ways. A caring mother, but unabashedly sassy and soulful.
Gender: female
Jungle Creatures (The Wickersham Brothers, Yurtle The Turtle, Bird Girls); The Whos (Mr. Mayor, Mrs. Mayor, General Gengus Khan Schmitz)
The show runs June 7 – July 14 on Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm and Sundays at 4:00 pm.
Rehearsals start April 29 and are typically Mondays through Thursdays at 7:00 pm.

Audition Notice: The Secret Garden

AUDITIONS FOR The Secret Garden

By Jerry Montoya

Direct by Allen Schmeltz

When: Sunday, March 17 at 7:00pm

Where: Sutter Street Theatre, 717 Sutter Street, Folsom


What to bring: A headshot and resume if you have them.

Auditions will be cold readings from the script.

The cast consists of 5 adults and 6 teens and children. Minimum age 10 years old.

After Mary Lennox is orphaned, she becomes the ward of an uncle in England she has never met. As she adjusts to her new life at secluded Misselthwaite Manor, Mary discovers a secret garden. If she can uncover the mysterious circumstances behind the garden, she might be able to save her sickly young cousin and melt the heart of her emotionally distant uncle. A touching coming-of-age story, based on the classic novel.
The play runs May 4 through May 26 on Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 pm.
Rehearsals start April 1 and are Mondays through Thursdays at 7:00pm.