Auditions for “A Merry War” Monday, April 15
Location: Daniel Z. Gibson Center for the Arts
CHESTERTOWN, MD––The National Music Festival at Washington College will hold auditions on Monday, April 15, at 7 p.m. in Tawes Theatre for a workshop production of A Merry War. Written and directed by Philip Rosenberg, A Merry War is a musical adaptation of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing as a Fred Astaire/Ginger Rogers 1930s Hollywood musical. The music is by Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Cole Porter, and Kurt Weill.
Rehearsals begin May 25, and the performances are June 9 and 10 (both at 7:30 p.m.). All rehearsals and performances will be held in Tawes Theatre.
In addition to performing roles, NMF seeks interested students to act as choreographer(s), apprentice director, apprentice stage manager, and production crew.
Copies of the script will be available for review in the Green Room of the Gibson Center for the Arts.
Washington College will provide housing for participating students.
Information about The National Music Festival at Washington College can be found at http://www.nationalmusic.us/about.html.
Questions? Email Philip Rosenberg at firstname.lastname@example.org.