SISTER ACT, THE MUSICAL

November 10th – 18th, 2017

Jarson-Kaplan Theater of the Aronoff Center, 650 Walnut St., Downtown Cincinnati

November 10 – 18, 2017

Sister Act is the feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film that has audiences jumping to their feet! Featuring original music by Tony-and eight-time Oscar winner, Alan Menken (Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Little Shop of Horrors), this uplifting musical was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Musical. When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a murder, she is put in protective custody in the one place the cops are sure she won’t be a found: a convent! Disguised as a nun, she finds herself at odds with both the rigid lifestyle and uptight Mother Superior. Using her unique disco moves and singing talent to inspire the choir, Deloris breathes new life into the church and community but in doing so, blows her cover. Soon, the gang is giving chase, only to find them up against Deloris and the power of her newly found sisterhood.

SISTER ACT IS PRESENTED THROUGH SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT WITH MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL (MTI).
ALL AUTHORIZED PERFORMANCE MATERIALS ARE ALSO SUPPLIED BY MTI. WWW.MTISHOWS.COM

MAY 11-19, 2018

Borrowing from the Arthurian legends, Lerner and Loewe’s Camelot is the duo’s fantastical masterpiece, which triumphed on Broadway in a legendary original production that lead to a film version, and numerous revivals in New York, London and across the globe. Its Original Broadway Cast Album topped the charts for 60 weeks, with a rich score boasting such gems as “If Ever I Would Leave You,” “I Loved You Once in Silence,” “The Lusty Month of May,” and of course, “Camelot.” An idealistic young King Arthur hopes to create a kingdom built on honor and dignity, embodied by his Knights of the Round Table. His Ideals, however are tested when his lovely queen, Guenevere, falls in love with the young Knight, Lancelot and the fate of the kingdom hangs in the balance.

LERNER AND LOEWE’S CAMELOT IS PRESENTED BY ARRANGEMENT WITH TAMS-WITMARK MUSIC LIBRARY, INC.
580 LEXINGTON AVENUE, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10022.

Auditions for Camelot Dec 3 & 4

Audition Notice for Camelot presented by Cincinnati Music Theatre.

AUDITION DATES: Sunday, December 3 and Monday, December 4. Audition slots begin at 6 pm and end at 9:00 pmCall-backs may be necessary for some roles and not for others. Those who are needed at call-backs will be notified on Monday, December 4th and Tuesday, December 5th. Call-backs will begin at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 5th at Clifton United Methodist Church and will include learning music from the show, movement, and possibly additional reading. If you are invited to callbacks you, as part of a small group, will then work with the choreographer to learn a dance combination. You will not have to dance during the first round of auditions.

LOCATION: Clifton United Methodist Church, 3416 Clifton Avenue, Cincinnati, OH

 AUDITIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT: Please reserve your audition time on Signup Genius. Please print and fill out the audition form prior to your audition. Walk-ins are welcome and will be seen in the next available slot.

 PLEASE PREPARE & PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING FOR YOUR AUDITION:

  • 16-32 bars of a Broadway-style song that showcases your vocal range
  • Sheet music in the proper key with cuts marked. An accompanist will be provided (no CD’s, tapes or a cappella numbers).
  • A copy of your resume and headshot.

 

Please note that you will not have to dance during the first round of auditions, but call-backs will include a dance combination.

 

Auditions For Camelot

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All performances are at the
Jarson-Kaplan Theater of the Aronoff Center
650 Walnut Street
Downtown Cincinnati

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Principal Roles
King Arthur – The legendary king of England who created both the English court system, the Round Table and the code of chivalry. Baritone.
Queen Guenevere – The beautiful and headstrong princess who becomes Arthur’s wife, but who also falls in love with Lancelot. Soprano
Sir Lancelot – The handsome French knight devoted to Arthur and the Round Table, but who falls in love with Guenevere. Baritone
King Pellinore – A king from a distant land, friend to Arthur and Guenevere. Comedic role with no singing.
Mordred – Arthur’s illegitimate son who wants to destroy Arthur’s Round Table. Tenor, sings “The Persuasion” with Morgan Le Fey. (In this production, Mordred’s “The Seven Deadly Virtues” has been cut.)

Featured Roles
Merlyn – The legendary wizard and mentor to Arthur as a boy.
Morgan Le Fey – A capricious and sexy enchantress. She dances and sings “The Temptation”.
Nimue – A Lady of the Lake who enchants Merlyn and sings “Follow Me”.

Sir Dinadan – A knight of the Round Table.
Sir Lionel – A knight of the Round Table
Sir Sagamore – A knight of the Round Table.
Tom of Warwick (a 10–12 year old boy)

The ensemble of 8-10 men and 8-10 women will play lords and ladies of the court of Camelot,
attendants to the enchantresses Nimue and Morgan Le Fey and Knights of the Round Table. The
ensemble will consist of singers of a variety of ages, as well as, male and female dancers and fight
combatants.

Cincinnati Music Theatre is proud to announce the cast of this fall’s production of SISTER ACT!

  • Deloris – Adia Dobbins
  • Mother Superior – Catherine Fields Shultz
  • Eddie – Corey Tucker
  • Curtis – Peter Merten
  • Sister Mary Robert – Amber D’Souza
  • Sister Mary Patrick – Michelle Grove Shaffer
  • Sister Mary Lazarus – Marypat Carletti
  • Sister Mary Martin-of-Toures – Mary Puetz
  • Sister Mary Teresa – Samantha Toberman
  • Monsignor O’Hara – Harold Murphy
  • Joey – Tom Morris
  • TJ – Isaac Owens
  • Pablo – Alex Ross
  • Tina – Liz Koch
  • Michelle – Jessica Landreth-Nguyen
  • Ensemble: Sarah Andrews, Megan Archibald, Brad Baldwin, Jeremy Cox, Stephen Cox, Libby Beiting-Lipps, Adrianna Boris, Tia Casey, Mollie Fingerman, Kiya Fix, Kyndra Jeffries, Kaitrin McCoy, Matt McKinney, Elanor Morris, Jacqlyn Schott, Gina Stack, Monica Weber, Rita Winters & Jessie Zink
Directed and choreographed by Mike Fielder,
with music direction by Charlie Wilhelm and vocal direction by Bree Hunter Cox.
Produced by Karen Galliers and Cody Hendershot

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All performances are at the
Jarson-Kaplan Theater of the Aronoff Center
650 Walnut Street
Downtown Cincinnati

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We are most proud to have performed in the JARSON KAPLAN THEATRE since the opening of the Aronoff in 1996.

We look forward to seeing you here!