Update: Due to the snow, Sunday night's auditions have been cancelled and will be rescheduled to still to be determined date. Tuesday's audition are still on schedule.Footlighters Theater in Berwyn is holding open auditions for its spring production of Barnum Sunday and Tuesday nights at the theater on Main Avenue.
Footlighters is the oldest Community Theater on the Main Line and is taking on one of its most ambitious productions of the season. Barnum tells the story of circus legend P.T. Barnum who famously proclaimed "there's a sucker born every minute."
Details of the show and auditions as outlined on the Footlighters website:
Winner of a Theater World, a Drama Desk and three Tony Awards, this hit sparkles with a cast of singers, actors, jugglers and clowns. In this production, the worlds of musical theatre and circus fuse into a vibrant and entertaining musical celebrating the colorful, creative and driven life of the World’s Greatest Showman, Phineas ‘P.T.’ Barnum. Come Follow the Band and meet the extraordinary acts that led Barnum from humble beginnings to ‘The Greatest Show on Earth.’
Auditions for male and female adults for BARNUM THE MUSICAL, an exciting musical circus-like production celebrating the life of P.T. Barnum! All vocal ranges needed. Those with special circus-like talents (tumbling, juggling, unicycles, etc. – you name it!) are especially encouraged to apply! If you play an instrument, we need you too! This will be a FUN event! Come join the greatest show on earth!!! Barnum is coming to Footlighters stage April 4th- May 3rd. Auditions are Sunday December 8th 7pm-10pm and Tuesday December 10th 7pm 10pm.
Audition time slots may be requested at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C094CAFAD29AAF58-barnum. Callbacks will be held Sunday December 15th, as necessary.