The Theater Company at Fort Lee in association with the Lee Playhouse will hold auditions for the upcoming production: KISS ME, KATE.
Director, Frank Foster; Musical Director, Leilani Fenick; and Choreographer, Kate Belleman are seeking adult performers for a variety of principal, secondary, and ensemble adult roles for the upcoming Production.
Auditions for will take place on Monday, February 17 and Wednesday, February 19 at 7PM at the Lee Playhouse (4300 Mahone Ave, Fort Lee, VA 23801) Those auditioning should prepare (1) 32-bar musical theatre selection. Please bring sheet music in the correct key (accompanist provided), and be prepared for movement, Jazz, and tap Auditions. Readings will be from the script.
Those auditioning are encouraged to reserve their audition slot by using the Signup Genius link below: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0f4aafac22a0fb6-auditions
Kiss Me, Kate (Book by Sam and Bella Spewack with music and lyrics by Cole Porter) is the story of a production of a musical version of William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew and the heated relationship on and off-stage between Fred Graham, the show’s director and star, and his leading lady, his ex-wife Lilli Vanessi. Romance between Lois Lane, the actress playing Bianca, and her gambler boyfriend, Bill; the arrival of Lilli’s new romantic interest; a couple of Gangsters; and a timeless Score comprise this sophisticated, romantic and hilarious Musical Theatre Masterpiece which earned the first Tony Award for Best Musical
No performers paid. Rehearsal start date is to be announced for a May 15-31 run. For additional information, check the Theater Company at Fort Lee’s Facebook page, email for more information at INFO@leeplayhouse.com, or call the box office at 804-734-6629.