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The New Conservatory Theatre Center is pleased to announce auditions for their production of “Dames at Sea”

Immediate Release

The New Conservatory Theatre Center is pleased to announce auditions for their 2009-2010 Pride Season production of Dames at Sea, Book and Lyrics by George Haimsohn and Robin Miller, Music by Jim Wise.

About the show:
This off-Broadway musical hit takes an irreverent look at the Hollywood musicals of the 1930s. It’s a tale of a sweet small town girl who arrives in New York with plans to make it big on Broadway.

Casting the following roles (Non-AEA ONLY):
Mona Kent (Alto, tap) —temperamental Broadway star
Joan (Mezzo, tap) —chorus dancer
Hennesey/Captain (Baritone) —a director/a ship captain, Mona’s former lover
Dick (Tenor, tap) —handsome sailor/songwriter. Dick Powell type.
Lucky (Baritone, tap) —friend of Dick’s, also a sailor, Joan’s former boyfriend
Ruby (Mezzo/Soprano, tap) —stage-struck girl from Utah

Who will be there/When:
F. Allen Sawyer (Director), G. Scott Lacy (Musical Director), TBA (Choreographer), Jovan Olague (Casting Director).

June 20th, 2009
(General Auditions)

June 21st, 2009
(Callbacks at Director’s request)

The New Conservatory Theater Center 25 Van Ness @ Market, Lower Lobby.

2 Minute Monologue along with a traditional musical theater song (no more than 32 bars and nothing past 1960 and no Stephen Sondheim). Please bring sheet music in correct key—accompanist will be provided. Also bring your tap shoes if available. No tapes and no CD’s! Also be prepared to dance and tap.

Creative Team:
Artistic Director/Producer: Ed Decker
Director: F. Allen Sawyer
Musical Director: G. Scott Lacy
Choreographer: TBA
Casting Director: Jovan Olague

Rehearsals Start: Late October
Production Dates: December 4th, 2009-January 31st, 2010

Contract: $750.00
(Non-Union/Non-Negotiable, inclusive of rehearsals and performances)

For more information or to set up an audition time, please send a headshot and résumé, to Jovan Olague, Casting Director @ Jovan@nctcsf.org. You may also request a copy of the script as well to the e-mail above. Auditions will be held by invitation only, based on submission. E-mails that do not include headshots and resumes or links to personal websites will not be considered. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!

Location: San Francisco, CA

Contact: Jovan@nctcsf.org

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