Auditions: The King Who Wanted A Whale
Saturday, December 9th at 2 PM and
Sunday, December 10th at 6 PM
PRODUCTION DATES: March 2 - 11, 2018
Directed by Earl Ruttencutter
Cast Size: 16 - 6 adults (men and women) to include late teens, and 10 children (boys and girls)
Audition Information: Prepare to sing a folk song acapella, and a song with guitar accompaniment provided. Songs with guitar accompaniment are Frog Went A-courtin', She'll Be Coming 'Round the Mountain, On Top of Old Smoky, Oh Susannah, You Are My Sunshine. All of the above lyrics will be available.
Be prepared to read from the script. You can read the book 'The King Who Wanted a Whale' from which the play is based. Books and Audition scripts are available for a checkout loan period of three days, available at The Crafty Mercantile
Play Synopsis: This is a musical play with fantasy animal characters set in medieval times. A kingdom by the sea is ruled by a King who wants a whale to live in the moat around the castle. Can his Royal Servants get him one? The Messenger Boy has an idea.