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Auditions Announced for STEEPLE PEOPLE at La Comedia Dinner Theatre

LAC_logoLa Comedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, Ohio, is taking audition appointments for Monday, December 5, for “Steeple People.”

Seeking Adult Men who are excellent Singers and Actors for the following roles:

  • Jaxson: 20’s – Tenor 1 for The Steeple People. Doesn’t understand humor or sarcasm, naive and dry. Says things in a deadpanned manner. Must sing harmonies confidently.
  • Bo: 20’s – Tenor 2 for The Steeple People. Talks slow and with the thickest accent. Country boy type. Accident prone and clumsy. Must sing harmonies confidently.
  • Clayton: mid 40’s-50’s – Baritone for The Steeple People. Charismatic and positive. The voice of reason in the group. Must sing harmonies confidently.
  • Ira: 50-60’s – Bass for The Steeple People. Grouchy, clashes personally with other in the group. Must sing harmonies confidently.

Be prepared to sing 16 bars of a song of a gospel song appropriate to the show.

Rehearsals begin January 2, 2023 (9 AM-5 PM Mon-Sat)

Performances January 19 – February 12, 2023, Thurs-Sun matinees and evenings.

Please email Kris Byerly at productionmanager@lacomedia.com to set up an appointment.

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Auditions Announced for STEEPLE PEOPLE and LITTLE WOMEN at La Comedia Dinner Theatre

LAC_logoLa Comedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, Ohio, will be holding an open call audition for their upcoming productions of STEEPLE PEOPLE and LITTLE WOMEN, The Musical at 10:00 AM Saturday November 19, 2022 at 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, Ohio.

Seeking Adult Men & Women (18+) who are excellent Singers and Actors for the following roles:

STEEPLE PEOPLE
Rehearsals begin January 2, 2023 (9 AM-5 PM Mon-Sat)
Performances January 19 – February 12, 2023, Thurs-Sun matinees and evenings.

  • Jaxson: 20’s – Tenor 1 for The Steeple People. Doesn’t understand humor or sarcasm, naive and dry. Says things in a deadpanned manner. Must sing harmonies confidently.
  • Bo: 20’s – Tenor 2 for The Steeple People. Talks slow and with the thickest accent. Country boy type. Accident prone and clumsy. Must sing harmonies confidently.
  • Clayton: mid 40’s-50’s – Baritone for The Steeple People. Charismatic and positive. The voice of reason in the group. Must sing harmonies confidently.
  • Ira: 50-60’s – Bass for The Steeple People. Grouchy, clashes personally with other in the group. Must sing harmonies confidently.

Be prepared to sing 16 bars of a song of a gospel song appropriate to the show.

LITTLE WOMEN, THE MUSICAL
Rehearsals begin January 30, 2023 (9 AM-5 PM Mon-Sat)
Performances February 16 – March 26, 2023, Thurs-Sun matinees and evenings.

  • Jo March: 20-25. Alto with strong belt. Passionate, adventurous, and brave.
  • Amy March: 18-20. Mezzo-soprano. The youngest most energetic sister, has a pompous air about her.
  • Meg March: mid 20’s. Mezzo-soprano. The world weary, yet hopeful, oldest sister who yearns for a great life.
  • Beth March: 18-early 20’s. Mezzo-soprano. The second youngest sister. Peace maker, and an optimist who is always encouraging her sister to dream.
  • Marmee March: 40-55. Alto. The girl’s mother. She is the strong backbone of the family, who is courageous in spite of the difficult odds she faces.
  • Aunt March: 45-60. Alto. An over-bearing matron and the great aunt to the March sisters.
  • Laurie Lawrence: 18-25. Tenor. The bright-eyed boy next door with considerable charm.
  • Mr. Lawrence: 45-60. Tenor. Grandfather and the March’s next door neighbor. Stiff, stern, elderly man who shows his softer side with Beth.
  • Professor Baer: 35-45. Baritone. German professor who exemplifies proper manners.
  • Mr. John Brooke: 30-40. Baritone. Laurie’s tutor and a rather stiff man who shows very little emotion.

Be prepared to sing 16 bars of a song of a musical theatre song appropriate to the show.
Please provide a current headshot and resume.

Director/Choreographer is Chris Beiser.
Questions contact Kris Byerly at productionmanager@lacomedia.com
Non-Equity.

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Irving Berlin’s WHITE CHRSTIMAS Runs Nov. 3-Dec. 30

LAC_White Christmas logoIrving Berlin’s WHITE CHRSTIMAS
La Comedia Dinner Theatre
Nov. 3-Dec. 30
[Springboro]

The classic film is the inspiration for this heartwarming musical comedy that is perfect for the whole family. White Christmas features the classic songs “Blue Skies,” “Sisters,” and the most famous holiday song of all, “White Christmas.”

  • Thu-Fri, Nov. 3-4 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Sat, Nov. 5 at 5:30pm
  • Sun, Nov. 6 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Wed-Fri, Nov. 9-11 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Sat, Nov. 12 at 5:30pm
  • Sun, Nov. 13 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Wed-Fri, Nov. 16-18 at 5:30pm
  • Sat, Nov. 19 at 5:30pm
  • Sun, Nov. 20 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Fri-Sat, Nov. 25-26 at 5:30pm
  • Sun, Nov. 27 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Wed-Sun, Nov. 30-Dec. 4 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Wed-Sun, Dec. 7-11 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Wed-Sun, Dec. 14-18 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Tue-Fri, Dec. 20-23 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Wed-Fri, Dec. 28-30 at 10:30am & 5:30pm

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Auditions Announced for WHITE CHRISTMAS at La Comedia Dinner Theatre

LAC_logoLa Comedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, Ohio, is holding auditions for its upcoming production, Irving Berlin’s WHITE CHRISTMAS on Saturday, September 17, 2022, at 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, Ohio.

SEEKING:
9:00 A.M.

  • Susan Waverly – (9-12) The General’s granddaughter. She is lovable and outgoing.

10:00 A.M.

  • Bob Wallace – (28 – 35) Good actor (gruff & deeply kind)
    Good Dancer (jazz, some tap)
    Singer (baritone, crooner
  • Phil Davis – (28-35) excellent dancer (ballroom, jazz, tap)
    Good Actor / singer (baritenor)
    Charming, fun loving
  • General Waverly – (40-65) Retired U.S. Army General
  • Betty Haynes – (25-29) Good actor / singer
    Rich chest with soprano extension
  • Judy Haynes – (early 20’s) Excellent dancer (ballroom, jazz, tap)
    Good singer (chest mix), flirty
  • Martha – (40- 60) Excellent actor / singer (mid-range belt/chest mix)
  • Rita & Rhoda – (18-35) Brash, sexy star chorus pals
    Dancers & Ensemble
    Strong in ballroom, jazz & tap
    Good Singers

Prepare 16 bars of a standard musical theatre song. Please prepare a current headshot and resume.

Director/Choreographer is Chris Beiser

Rehearsals begin October 17, 2022. Performances November 3 – December 30, 2022.
4 days off for Thanksgiving and 4 days off for Christmas

Questions email Kris Byerly: productionmanager@lacomedia.com
Non-equity

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DO PATENT LEATHER SHOES REALLY REFLECT UP? Runs Sept. 15-Oct. 14

LAC_Do Patent Leather Shoes logoDO PATENT LEATHER SHOES REALLY REFLECT UP?
La Comedia Dinner Theatre
Sept. 15-Oct. 14
[Springboro]

Growing up on Chicago’s South Side in the 1960s, Eddie Ryan is learning a lot — and not just from the Brothers at his all-boys Catholic high school. Eddie’s world is populated by peculiar adults, oddball classmates, and puzzling girls — the greatest mystery of all. He takes it all in through the prism of his Catholic upbringing.

Featuring a vast array of catchy songs, this musical comedy is about the coming of age of eight Catholic school children. Starting from the second grade throughout his high school years, we follow Eddie and his friends through the ups and down of being in a private Catholic school.

  • Thu-Fri, Sept. 15-16 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Sat, Sept. 17 at 5:30pm
  • Sun, Sept. 18 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Thu-Fri, Sept. 22-23 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Sat, Sept. 24 at 5:30pm
  • Sun, Sept. 25 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Thu-Fri, Sept. 29-30 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Sat, Oct. 1 at 5:30pm
  • Sun, Oct. 2 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Thu-Fri, Oct. 6-7 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Sat, Oct. 8 at 5:30pm
  • Sun, Oct. 9 at 10:30am & 5:30pm
  • Thu-Fri, Oct. 13-14 at 10:30am & 5:30pm

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