Audition Information

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Coming May 2022

AUDITION DATES:

  • Monday, March 21, 2022 at 7:00pm (Ages 10+)
  • Tuesday, March 22, 2022 at 7:00pm (Ages 10+)

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Sing at least 16 bars of music
  • Dance a routine taught at auditions
  • Read from the script at director’s discretion
  • Optional tap routine taught at auditions

LOCATION:

Stewart Theater (114 N. Wilson Avenue, Dunn, NC 28334)

PERFORMANCE DATES:

  • Friday, May 13, 2022 at 7:00PM
  • Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 7:00PM
  • Sunday, May 15, 2022 at 2:00PM
  • Friday, May 20, 2022 at 7:00PM
  • Saturday, May 21, 2022 at 7:00PM
  • Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 2:00PM

LOCATION:
Stewart Theater (114 N. Wilson Avenue, Dunn, NC 28334)

  • Directors – Jacob Godwin and Bob Schmid
  • Musical Director – Karen Mollins
  • Choreographer – Alicia Howell
  • Production Managers – Deanna Keen and Heather Foster
  • Stage Manager – Neva Chance

Show Synopsis

“Hello, Dolly!” is a musical filled with charisma and with heart. Matchmaker Dolly Levi is a widow, a matchmaker, and also a professional meddler –but everything changes when she decides that the next match she needs to make is to find someone for herself. Set in New York City at the turn of the century, “Hello Dolly!” is boisterous and charming from start to finish.

Character Breakdown

Dolly Levi: Matchmaker, widow, meddler, opportunist, life-loving, commanding, strong stage presence. Stage age: 35-50. Vocal range: alto-soprano. Dance ability: some.

Horace Vandergelder: Well-known half-a-millionaire, widower, owns the Feed Store, gruff, set in his ways, authoritative. Stage age: 40-60. Vocal range: baritone. Dance ability: some.

Cornelius Hackl: Head clerk at the Feed Store, energetic, enthusiastic, and adventurous. Stage age: 30-35. Vocal range: baritone. Dance ability: strong.

Barnaby Tucker: Assistant to Cornelius at the Feed Store, naïve, energized, follower. Stage age: 17-20. Vocal range: baritone. Dance ability: strong.

Irene Molloy: Owns the Hat Shop, widow, beautiful, smart, fun-loving. Stage age: 30-35. Vocal range: soprano. Dance ability: strong.

Minnie Fay: Irene’s assistant, naïve, straight-laced, fresh, follower. Stage age: 17-20. Vocal range: mezzo-soprano. Dance ability: strong.

Ambrose Kemper: Struggling artist, good-natured, accommodating, wants to marry Ermengarde. Stage age: 19-23. Vocal range: tenor. Dance ability: strong.

Ermengarde: Horace’s niece, whining, high-strung, wants to marry Ambrose. Stage age: 17-20. Vocal range: any. Dance ability: strong.

Ernestina: Accommodating, good-time girl. Stage age: 30-45. Vocal range: any. Dance ability: none.

Rudy: Maitre’d of the Harmonia Gardens, proper, commanding. Stage age: 40-60. Vocal range: bass. Dance ability: some.

Ensemble (Ages 10+)
Townspeople of New York, Yonkers Band, Lodge Members, Feed Store Customers, Harmonia Gardens Customers and Staff, Polka Contest Contestants, 14th Street Parade Ensemble, Policemen

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