In order to be eligible for casting in a Main or Studio Stage production, you must either be a currently enrolled SMC student (in a class other than the production and co-requisite class) or have been a student at the college within the past year.
TA 53 - Production for the Younger Audience
Summer '15 - Section 4091
THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES
Book & Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, Music by Stephen Flaherty
• Prepare 32 bars of an up-tempo song. Accompanist will be provided. Provide sheet music in the
proper key. No a cappella.
•Prepare a 1-minute monologue.
The palace's scrub boy who is outgoing and impulsive. He says the first thing that comes into his head.
Male or Female to play Male, 15-20 yrs old
Range: Bb2 - G4 (range could be adjusted if a female is cast)
The Royal Clothesmaker who is motherly, level-headed, bossy and nervous.
Female, 20-40 yrs old
The Emperor and our story's protagonist. He has a powerful imagination and is very intelligent, however, he lacks self-confidence.
Male or Female to play Male, 20-30 yrs old
Range: Bb2 - F4 (range could be adjusted if female is cast)
Makes the "Magic" clothes for Marcus. He is a conniving, imaginative showman, extremely skilled at his art of trickery.
Male, 25-35 yrs old
Range: C3 - F4
The Royal Advisor who is fatherly, and a little henpecked. He tries to be authoritative and responsible, but generally fails.
Male, 20-40 yrs old
Range: A2 - F4
Any age, gender. Ensemble speaking and singing parts.
Any gender. Strong dance background. Gymnastic skills would be a plus.
Performances: July 17, 18, 19, 21*, 22*, 24, 25, 26
No appointments are provided.
Pictures and resumes are accepted, however, are not required.
Participation in the production requires enrollment in the advanced production class, TA 53
. There are fees involved.
Santa Monica College productions are non-union and non-paid.
TA 45 - Musical Theatre Workshop
| August 31
Students should prepare 32 bars from any musical theatre production and provide sheet muusic in the proper key. An accompanist will be provided.