Book by John-Michael Tebelak with music and new lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Performances: Thurs - Sun, FEB 27 - MAR 18, 2015 (16 TOTAL)
Sunday, Dec 7 and Monday, Dec 8
2317 Mechanic Street, Galveston, TX 77550
See below for further details.
Rehearsals will begin on Sunday, January 18, 2015 and are held Sunday through Thursday evenings from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. Performances are February 27th through March 28th. Performances are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings at 8:00pm and Sunday afternoons at 2:30pm. There will be a total of 16 performances.
Island ETC (East-End Theatre Company) is pleased to announce open auditions for all roles in their upcoming production of the hit Broadway musical revival of GODSPELL. GODSPELL was originally conceived and directed by John-Michael Tebelak. It has a book by John-Michael Tebelak with music and new lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. The show centers on a group of people who are called to gather together to create a community following a very loving and knowledgeable teacher. By sharing stories about living good lives and singing about love, joy, gratitude, judgment and redemption, this group of distinct individuals band together with a common purpose to face challenges and obstacles as they are tested along the way. GODSPELL is full of popular and recognizable songs including “Day By Day,” “Beautiful City,” “God Save The People,” and “Turn Back, O Man.”
The cast will consist of five men and five women. Director will consider anyone from late teens and up. Strong vocals are a MUST for all parts, as well as strong comedic timing and facial expressions. This is an ensemble production. Each actor will bring his or her own personality traits to their characters. All roles are open. Each actor will receive a production stipend at the end of the run. All types and ethnicities are strongly encouraged to audition.
Those auditioning should come with a prepared song and sheet music. Musical Director Eduardo Guzman will provide accompaniment. Comfortable clothing and shoes will be needed for a short dance audition. Those auditioning should expect to participate in some improvisation activities as well. Please bring a current headshot and resume (if not already on file).
For additional information, please call Kim at ETC at 409-762-3556, email her at firstname.lastname@example.org (please put GODSPELL in the subject line). Callback time and date (if necessary) will be announced at the initial auditions. All members of the cast will receive a production stipend.