Auditions

TYKEs’ AUDITIONS for Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus (directed by Matt Mayne) and Last Stop on Market Street (directed by Esther Winter) are on Saturday, August 28 at 11am and Monday, August 30 at 5:30pm at the JCC. Actors need to attend one date only, no reservations required. Performers receive $75 per performance, meals on two-show days and a free JCC membership during the rehearsal/performance period.

You’ll need:

• 16 bars of an up-tempo song appropriate for children’s theatre (accompanist provided)

• comfortable, casual clothes/shoes appropriate for dancing

• list of any conflicts

Performance dates:

Pigeon November 6 to 14; rehearsals begin in Sept.

Market StreetApril 2 to 10; rehearsals begin in Feb.

Rehearsal/performance schedule distributed at auditions.

Excellent roles for fully vaccinated adults of all genders and ethnicities. For the safety of our cast, crew, and young attendees not yet eligible for vaccination, we are requesting that all actors attending auditions please bring proof of full Covid vaccination.

ROLES:

Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus

6 actors, any gender/age/ethnicity

Most actors will play multiple roles and also operate Avenue Q-style puppets.

Last Stop on Market Street

Fully-BIPOC cast, 3 female and 3 male actors

• CJ – Black or Latino younger adult able to portray a 7-year-old boy

• Nana – Afro Cuban female

Ensemble – two male and two female actors who play multiple roles including:

• Mr. Chow – Chinese male

• Vernon – male actor able to play the guitar for a short time without looking (portraying a blind man)

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