James and the Giant Peach, Jr.
Friday, March 9 at 6:30pm -and- Saturday, March 10 at 1pm
at the Montgomery Theater
Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, James and the Giant Peach JR. is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale. Featuring a wickedly tuneful score with witty and charming characters, this adventurous musical about courage and self-discovery is destined to be a classic. Directed by Adam Danoff.
Young actors, ages 12 and up, will be considered for all roles. Non-union professionals considered for two stipend contracts (age 21+).
Please prepare 16 bars of a memorized show tune. Bring headshot/photo, resume, sheet music, and all potential conflicts for the months of April and May. No CDs. No appointments necessary. Auditions held on the Project Stage.
Rehearsals TBD beginning the second week of April with performances:
May 18 @ 7pm
May 19 @ 4pm and 6:30pm
May 20 @ 7pm
May 24 @ 7pm
May 25 @ 7pm
May 26 @ 4pm and 6:30pm
May 27 @ 4pm and 6:30pm
Ladahlord – the guiding narrator of the story. A bit mysterious, but a true showman!
James – the hero of the story, on an epic quest to find a family of his own
Ladybug – one of James' insect friends, she is protective of James and kind
Grasshopper – another of James' companions and the defacto leader of the insects
Spider – a clever and fun loving bug
Earthworm – a gentle and shy creature who finds his inner flair
Centipede – a grouchy fellow, but still loyal to his pack
Spiker & Sponge – James' mean old aunties who would con and grift anyone
Ensemble – actors who fill out the world: policemen, vagrants, seagulls, reporters, and more!
Inquiries can be sent to Tom Quinn at firstname.lastname@example.org