Abrams Spotlight Productions Inc. will hold auditions for “Oliver,” the community theater’s first show of the 2019 season. “Oliver” is a wildly entertaining musical that brings Charles Dickens’ timeless characters to life.
The story tells of a poor orphan and his associates scrambling to survive in Old London Towne and begging for “more … please.” This family musical truly gives meaning to singing for your supper.
Performers will have two opportunities to audition, from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14, or 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 15, at the Byng Community Theater, 5852 Maple Street, Abrams.
Individuals who audition should come prepared to read from the script and sing a 1-minute selection of a song. Songs from the show are preferred, but any song is acceptable. Songs may be sung a capella or with a karaoke track. An accompanist will be available to play sheet music and music from the show. Individuals are encouraged to wear appropriate footwear for a short choreography audition.
Show dates and times are:
March 15 7:00 PM
March 16 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM
March 17 1:00 PM
March 24 7:00 PM
March 25 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM
March 26 1:00 PM
All shows will be performed at the Byng Community Theater, 5852 Maple St., Abrams.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.AbramsTheatre.com or by calling the box office at 920-826-5852.Buy Tickets Now!
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2019 SEASON SNEAK PEAK
Abrams Spotlight Productions first show of the 2019 season is Oliver! A wildly entertaining musical that brings Charles Dickens’ timeless characters to life from his novel, the story tells of a poor orphan and his associates scrambling to survive in Old London Towne and begging for “more … please.” This family musical show truly gives meaning to singing for your supper. Oliver will be presented March 15, 16, 17 and March 22, 23, 24
ASPI’s second show of the 2019 season is Footloose. Kick off your Sunday shoes with the stage musical based upon the hit 1984 movie with the same name! With a rockin’ rhythm of the Top 40 score, augmented with new songs for the stage musical, Footloose celebrates young people and the wisdom of guiding them with a warm heart and an open mind. Footloose will be presented June 21, 22, 23 and 28, 29, 30
Escanaba in da Moonlight
Our “After Dark” Production for the 2019 season is Escanaba in da Moonlight. When the Soady clan reunites for the opening day of deer season at the family’s Upper Peninsula camp, thirty-five-year-old Reuben Soady brings with him the infamous reputation of being the oldest Soady in the history of the Soadys never to bag a buck. In a hunting story to beat all hunting stories, ESCANABA IN DA MOONLIGHT spins a hilarious tale of humor, horror and heart as Reuben goes to any and all lengths to remove himself from the wrong end of the family record book. This play will be presented September 12, 13, 14, 15 and September 19, 20, 21, 22.
Elf the Musical Jr
The last show of the 2019 season is our kids musical- Elf the Musical Jr! Based on the hilarious holiday film, this fish-out-of-water comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity! Elf Jr. is a kid friendly version of the modern day classic with lots of toe-tapping songs and dance numbers including “Sparkleyjollytwinklejingley” and “There is a Santa Claus.” This production showcases our talented youth in the area, so stop out and come see this show stopping performance! Elf the Musical Jr will be presented December 6, 7, 8 and 13, 14, 15.
Abrams Spotlight Productions, Inc. is a non-profit community theatre organization formed January 2003. Since 2007 we have been presenting three shows per year in our home, The Byng Community Theater. Please come and visit us at our next show!