La Comedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, Ohio, is holding auditions for its upcoming production, SHREK on Saturday, March 2, 2019, at 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, Ohio.
9:00 AM – CHILDREN & TEENS
- Young Fiona: Girl Age 7 – 11 Princess Fiona as child. Imprisoned but hopeful. Sings well. Will also play a fairy tale creature in the ensemble
- Teen Fiona: Girl Age 14 – 17 Princess Fiona as teen. Sassy, impatient, but hopeful. Sings well. Soprano. Will also play a fairy tale creature in the ensemble
- Ensemble: Boys & Girls Ages 7 – 17 Will play various characters. Includes Young Shrek, Dwarves, and other fairy tale creatures
10:00 AM – ADULTS
- Shrek: The grumpy ogre who becomes the story’s hero. At least 6 feet tall. Strong tenor/baritone
- Fiona: Quirky, blunt, not your ordinary princess. Soprano with a strong belt
- Donkey: Sharp-witted chatterbox, easily frightened but has a huge heart. Needs to move well. Tenor with gospel-style quality
- Lord Farquaad: Comically short (role is performed on knees), ruthless ruler of Dulac. Self-absorbed, cruel. Baritone
- Ensemble: All types. Will play multiple roles and understudy. Includes Pinocchio, Dragon, 3 Pigs, etc.
Prepare 16 bars (ballad or up-tempo song). Bring sheet music in appropriate key. Be prepared to dance.
Please provide a current headshot and resume.
Director/Choreographer is Chris Beiser
Rehearsals begin June 2, 2019. Performances June 20 – August 11, 2019
Questions call Kris Byerly @ 937-746-4554 ext 241.