Upcoming auditions for SSCP Summer Musical

Summer Musical announcement and Auditions                

This year’s summer musical is Helen on 86th Street.  Vita is a 12-year-old that desperately wants the lead “Helen of Troy” in the school musical. Of course, the popular girl gets the role that she doesn’t really want. The play takes us through Vita’s struggles with her dreams of stardom. Will her dad make it home to see her perform? Vita making the most of her one line. Events happen to give Vita a chance at her big dream. This charming and big-hearted musical brings a new twist to a classic tale.

The cast will consist of three adults and 25-30 current 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th grade students. Cast members will have the opportunity to participate in the following workshops; makeup class, lighting and sound, stage design, song, dance, costumes and props as well as their role in the production.  We want to make sure that everyone has the opportunity to learn what goes on behind the scenes and on stage. This will give the students an introduction to all aspects of theater. This will be the first time that SSCP will do a production in this manner. The show is designed so that the students get a full package experience. They will hit the stage the last two weekends of July. I am super excited to be offering a show for students in this manner. Auditions will be the last week of May. Please watch our Facebook page and website for dates, times and location.

Audition requirements: Adults 30-50ish years of age, 2-3 females and 1 male.  Students must be currently in 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th grade, boys and girls of various height, size and looks. Must come prepared to read from the script, have a prepared song to sing without music accompaniment, a completed audition form and a wallet size photo (does not need to be professional) We just want it to match a face with the name. Please keep in mind that anyone that has vacation plans in June and July should reconsider auditioning as we will have a tight rehearsal schedule and missing rehearsals will jeopardize the productivity of the show.

Auditions are being held May 29, 30 and 31 from 6:30pm-8:30pm.  Location for auditions is St. Helens High School- Loowit Room,  Building B.

St. Helens High school is located at 2375 Gable Rd.  St. Helens, OR  97051.

Contact info: Shannon Vaerewyck, Director  

(503)396-2682    shannon@vaerewyck.com

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The 39 Steps: A Live Radio Play by Joe Landry Produced by special arrangement with Playscripts, Inc. (www.playscripts.com)
ShoeString Community Players Present
Performing in MAY
THURSDAY 17, FRIDAY18 and SATURDAY 19
AT 7PM
Inspired by Hitchcock’s classic tale and performed as a live period radio play, this romantic thriller is a fast-paced ride through the signature world of the Master of Suspense. Richard Hannay is visiting 1930s London when he meets Annabella Smith, who is on the run from foreign agents, after a disturbance at a music hall. Later that night, Annabella is murdered and Hannay must then try to break the spy ring and prove his innocence. From an epic train chase to a feisty love interest, Hannay has his work cut out for him as he searches for the truth about The 39 Steps.
Performance at Address:
St. Helens High School, Building B, LooWit Room
2375 Gable Rd, St Helens, OR 97051
Box Office Opens at 6pm – Doors Open at 6:30pm
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