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Spring 2015:

Roald Dahl’s

Willy Wonka 5

Music and Lyrics by LESLIE BRICUSSE and ANTHONY NEWLEY

Adapted for the Stage by LESLIE BRICUSSE and TIMOTHY ALLEN MCDONALD

Based on the Book “CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY” by ROALD DAHL

Directed by Brett Turner, Director of ‘A Connecticut Yankee’, ‘Ghostchasers’ and ‘Sleepy Hollow: A Musical Tale’.

Auditions:

Monday, January, 26, 2015 from 4:30-6:30 PM

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 from 4:30-6:30 PM

Auditions are open for anyone between the ages of 8-18. Both will be held at the West Jordan City Hall (8000 South Redwood Road)

*Location may change. Please check continually for any changes.

Auditions are opened for youth between the ages of 8-18 (High School Senior). They are on a first come first served basis.

Please come prepared with an upbeat Broadway Song and dressed in appropriate attire to learn a dance.

List of Characters

Willy Wonka

Candy Man

Phineous Trout – A Reporter

Charlie Bucket

Mrs. Bucket

Mr. Bucket

Grandma Josphine

Grandpa Joe

Grandma Georgina

Grandpa George

James – Local School Kid

Matilda – Local School Kid

Augustus Gloop – Must be able to speak with a German accent

Mrs. Gloop – Must be able to speak with a German accent

Veruca Salt

Mr. Salt

Mike Teavee

Ms. Teavee

Violet Beauregarde

Mrs. Beauregarde

Oompa Loompa 1-5

Other Oompa Loompas, Ensemble, and squirrels

Callbacks:

January 31, 2015 from 12:00-4:00 PM and are by invitation only. Note: Not all parts will be called back.

If your child is cast:

Parent and Cast Meeting

Tuesday, February 3, 2015 from 5-6 PM- Parents of youth cast in the show will need to attend this meeting. You will need to fill out forms and pay the fees. Both fees will need to be paid by Tuesday, February 10, 2014 or your child will be cut from the show. Cast members are now required to attend. They will be accepting their parts at this time.

Rehearsals will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30-6:30 PM and Saturdays from 1:00-4:00 PM.

Make sure the below dates work in your schedule. Missing these days may cause the director not to cast you. Be honest at auditions with your conflicts. If the director likes you enough they will try to work around your schedule. Good Luck Everyone.

Tech Week: 4/7, 4/8 and 4/9; There will also be a rehearsal on 4/6.

These will be from 5:00-9:00 PM. A lot needs to get done within this small window of time concerning lights, sound, props and set.

Performances: 4/10, 4/11*, 4/13, 4/17, 4/18* and 4/20

*There is both a matinee and evening performance on these dates. Call time will be 12:30 for matinees and 5:30 PM for evening shows.

Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka

Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI): All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI

421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019

Phone: 212-541-4684 Fax: 212-397-4684

www.MTIShows.com

Board Members Needed:

If you are interested in being a part of the West Jordan Youth Theatre, come to our meetings the first Tuesday of every month at West Jordan City Hall (8000 south Redwood) at 6:30 PM in room #331.

 

For Additional Information Contact us at westjordanyouththeatre@yahoo.com

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