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Auditions – Lend Me A Tenor
April 8, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Denton Community Theatre is holding auditions for Lend Me A Tenor, written by Ken Ludwig. Directed by Buster Maloney and Donna Trammell auditions will be held on April 8 & 9 at 7:00pm at the Campus Theatre located at 214 W. Hickory in Denton. Callbacks, if needed, will be held at the Campus on April 10.
Auditions are open – no appointments. Resumes and headshots are appreciated, but not required. Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. The directors are looking to cast 4 women ages mid-20’s to mid-70’s, and 4 men mid-20’s to mid-50’s. For those auditioning for the roles of Max or Tito, be prepared to sing a song of your choice a cappella. “Happy Birthday” will be fine if you do not have a song prepared. You don’t have to be operatic, but you do need to able to carry a tune. Rehearsals will be from 7-10 Monday – Thursday beginning April 22.
Max – Assistant to Saunders
Saunders – Manager of the Cleveland Grand Opera Company and Maggie’s father
Tito Merelli – A world famous tenor
Bellhop – a bellhop
Maggie – Max’s girlfriend
Maria – Tito’s wife
Diana – a soprano
Julia – Chairwoman of the Opera Guild
About the show:
This hilarious comedy is about Cleveland’s opera company hosting a world famous Italian tenor, whose offstage drama creates chaos for the opera’s executive director, Mr. Saunders, and his faithful assistant (and aspiring singer), Max. For mature audiences – mild adult themes.
Performances are June 7, 8, 9 13, 14, 15, 2019 at 7:30pm and June 9, 16, 2019 at 2:00pm at the Campus Theatre.