Opening of THE FANTASTICKS

THE FANTASTICKS
A funny and romantic musical about a boy, a girl, two fathers and a wall!
The narrator, El Gallo, asks the audience to use their imagination and
tfanfollow him into a world of moonlight and magic.  The boy and girl fall in love, grow apart and finally, with El Gallo’s guidance, find their way back to each other, despite the meddling of the two fathers.
The Fantasticks is the world’s longest running musical – 52 years.
Directed by Jade Nicholas
Performance dates:  March 25-29, 2015

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AUDITIONS

OPEN AUDITIONS

Monday and Tuesday, March 30 & 31, 2015
7:00pm at Park Playhouse

BERTHA, THE BEAUTIFUL TYPEWRITER GIRL

directed by Jim Lile

Desperate Daniel Desmond, villainous viper and notorious no-goodnik,
seeks to deceive and defraud the beautiful Bertha out of her rightful riches to
feloniously furnish his own foul future.  To what depths will the fiend stoop?
How will our heroine elude the vile clutches of her nemesis?

Needed are 6 men and 4 women

Come join in the fun of presenting this “old-time mello-drama”
once again on the JLT stage.
Bertha
was the first play produced by Joplin Little Theatre in 1939.
This production will be the culmination of
JLT’s 75th Anniversary Season

Auditions will consist of reading from the script.
Nothing needs to be prepared in advance.
Just bring your enthusiasm and your sense of humor.

Production dates:  May 27-31, 2015

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CAST

CAST ANNOUNCEMENT
for
JLT’S Summer Production

FOREVER PLAID

Directed by Carolyn McGowan & Bill Perry

Francis . . . . . . . . . . Trey Burkhart
Sparky . . . . . . . . . . Ross Bruns
Jinx . . . . . . . . . . Tanner Munson
Smudge . . . . . . . . . . Tyler Burkhart

First rehearsal, Wednesday, March 11
Pinocchio School of Dance

PERFORMANCE DATES:  JULY 8-12, 2015

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Tickets On Sale!

TICKETS ARE ON SALE
FOR THE FINAL TWO SHOWS OF THE
2014-2015 75th ANNIVERSARY SEASON

THE FANTASTICKS
a fantasy musical
March 25-29, 2015

BERTHA, THE BEAUTIFUL TYPEWRITER GIRL
an “old-time mellerdrama!”
May 28-31, 2015

Our musicals are usually a ‘sell-out’.
Bertha is the very first show ever to be produced at
Joplin Little Theatre in 1939.
Both of these shows are sure to be very, very popular.
Please get your reservations in early so as not to miss out on
these special productions.

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AUDITIONS

AUDITIONS
FOR
JLT’S SUMMER PRODUCTION

FOREVER PLAID

Saturday and Sunday, March 7 & 8
1:00pm
Pinocchio School of Dance
104 N. Main, Webb City, Mo.

Co-Directors Carolyn McGowan and Bill Perry are seeking four male harmony singers
(ages 17-30) who also possess high energy comedic acting talent.
Rehearsals begin March 7 and will be scheduled on Wednesdays at 8:30PM
(plus some week-end rehearsals) for six weeks to learn 22 harmony selections
with Musical Directors Matthew Holt and Clint Newby.
On April 20, rehearsals will begin week-nights depending on actor availability
until performance.  The majority of rehearsals will be held at Pinocchio School of Dance.
We will move to JLT on Saturday, June 27.
PERFORMANCE DATES:  JULY 8-12, 2015
If you are interested in auditioning, please email Carolyn McGowan,
cmcgowan70@cableone.net.  She will email you an audition packet which
will explain what you will be asked to do at auditions.
This will include music for vocal and dialogue for acting.
The dance audition will be the Mambo.

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