LYRICS BY TIM RICE
MUSIC BY ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER
Director: Nick Sala
Choreographer: Emily Bendler
Musical Director: Heather Edwards
Eva Peron: 20ís - Early 30ís (Vocally demanding - Legit Mezzo)
A beautiful ambitious and power-seeking woman who rises to become the spiritual leader of Argentina by age twenty-six. She uses her sexuality to build power. She must seduce the audience. Goes from age 15 -33. Actress playing Eva must be a triple threat.
Che: 20ís - mid 30ís (Tenor)
A political activist and the narrator and antagonist of the show. A radical who isnít reluctant to ask tough questions and demand answers. Must hold the audience in the palm of his hand as he steers the show. Sexy, charming and dangerous. Ability to play acoustic guitar a plus, but not necessary.
Juan Peron: Late 30ís Ė Late 40ís (Baritone)
A prominent army officer who becomes the President of Argentina. Stately, strong willed.Augustin Magaldi:Mid 20ís Ė Mid 30ís (Tenor)
A tango singer and former lover of Eva. Must be charismatic and make the ladies swoon. Ability to play acoustic guitar a plus, but not necessary.
Peronís Mistress: Late Teens Ė Early 20s (Mezzo)
Peronís pretty and young lover. She must convey a sense of innocence.
The Chorus/Ensemble: Teens - Mid 60ís
Each member will play multiple roles including:Citizens of Argentina, Factory Workers, Elite Aristocrats, Officers in the Army and more. The Chorus/Ensemble is extremely important to the production. They provide the necessary social commentary. The Chorus/Ensemble is required to sing and dance. Each member will be given a moment(s) to shine.
The Childrenís Chorus: 6 Ė 12 year old boys and girls. Please see special audition time below.
Friday, August 15 @ 7:30 pm: Adults
Saturday, August 16 @ 1:30 pm: Children Only
@ 2:30 pm: Adults
WHERE: Grace Hall, 116 City Island Avenue
Inquires: email: email@example.com
PREPARE: 16-32 bars of an uptempo or ballad musical theatre/pop song that really shows off your voice and range. Bring sheet music. An accompanist will be provided. Sheet music should be in the appropriate key. You may be asked to sing the entire song. There will be no dancing at this call.
All ethnicities are strongly encouraged to attend
SHOWDATES & TIMES:
Friday, November 7 @ 8:00 pm
Saturday, November 8 @ 8:00 pm
Sunday, November 9 @ 3:00 pm
Friday, November 14 @ 8:00 pm
Saturday, November 15 @ 8:00 pm
Sunday, November 16 @ 3:00 pm
Thursday, November 20 @ 8:00 pm
Friday, November 21 @ 8:00 pm
Saturday, November 22 @ 8:00 pm
PRODUCED BY SPECIAL ARRANGEMENT WITH RODGERS AND HAMMERSTEIN
The City Island Theater Group is a non-profit organization established in 1998 to bring live theater to the community.