FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 16, 2010
The Grand Theatre
"The Marvelous Wonderettes" Auditions at The Grand Theatre
Utah Debut of a New York Off-Broadway Hit
Salt Lake City, UT - The Grand Theatre will hold auditions for the Utah debut of the musical, "The Marvelous Wonderettes," on Saturday, December 11 from 10: 00 A.M. until 2:00 P.M. in the Alumni room located at 1575 South State Street in Salt Lake City directly across from The Grand Theatre lobby. Four women's roles are available, and all roles are open.
Actresses should be prepared with resumes, headshots, and 16 measures from a 50s or 60s pop song. All conflicts need to be made known at time of audition. Rehearsals begin in January. Toni Byrd is directing with Kevin Mathie is music directing.
To reserve an audition time, please call the box office at 801-957-3322.
About the Show:
The regional premiere of "The Marvelous Wonderettes," an off-Broadway musical, took New York by storm. Meet the Wonderettes, a doo-wop group with hopes and dreams as big as their crinoline skirts and voices to match, while they perform at their 1958 high school prom!
A musical trip down memory lane where we are treated to classic songs such as “Lollipop,” “Mr. Sandman,” “Leader of the Pack,” “Respect,” and many more.
Performance dates: March 9 - 26, 2011
Times: Evening performances 7:30pm (no Monday, Tuesday or Sundays), Saturday matinees 2:00pm on March 12 and 19, 2011.
Location: The Grand Theatre, 1575 South State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84115