"Joyful Noise" - a play by Tim Slover, directed by Mark S. LiCalsi
Auditions: September 7 and 8 at 7pm; and by appointment
The true and human story behind one of the most inspiring pieces of music ever writtenâ??Handelâ??s Messiah.
Casting for 5 Men (range 30-60) and 3 Women (range 20-40, one soprano & one mezzo soprano)
Cast description - characters:
George Frederick Handel (50â??s): A composer whose star is no longer rising at court or in the public eye.
Susannah Cibber (20â??s): (Soprano/Mezzo Soprano) Singing actress with a sensational, scandalous past.
Kitty Clive (30â??s): (Soprano) Singing actress, the leading lady of Londonâ??s famous Drury Lane Theatre.
John Christopher Smith (40â??s): Handelâ??s amuensis and business manager.
Charles Jennens (40â??s): the librettist.
George II (50â??s): The King of England.
Bishop Henry Egerton (30â??s): An influential churchmen.
Mary Pendarves (40â??s): Music patron.
More information available at: http://www.cotuitcenterforthearts.org
Production dates: November 17 through December 11, 2005; twelve performances
Contact: Mark LiCalsi at 508-428-0669 or [email protected]
Auditions are held at the Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Road (Route 28), Cotuit