AUDITIONS

The Island
An original story written & directed by Glenn Levett

SYNOPSIS:

A light-hearted musical set on an idyllic island where the islanders' peaceful existence is interrupted by pirates

who arrive to bury their ill-gotten gains. There's a little comedy, a little romance, a little conflict, a little music,

a little make-believe.

PERFORMANCES:

Friday ,11th & Saturday, 12th January  2019 at 7pm
            Friday, 18th & Saturday,19th January 2019 at 7pm

AUDITION DETAILS:

Auditions will be held upstairs at the John Lees Centre

15 Evan Street, Penrith.


Auditions are in 15 minute blocks.

Saturday, 25th August 4:30pm-7pm

Sunday, 26th August from 1pm
 

REHEARSALS:

Mainly Sunday afternoons from 1.30pm (commencing Sunday, 9th September)

and some Thursdays (6pm-9pm).
    Resumption after Christmas will be Sunday, 30th December.

There will be Thursday, Saturday and Sunday rehearsals after Christmas.

A full rehearsal schedule and script will be distributed at our first get-together.


IMPORTANT: You must advise at your audition, dates you cannot attend rehearsals. 

You must be available to attend the Set Build day, Promo photo shoot days,

as well as the final two rehearsals and of course, all performances.

CHARACTERS:


BANTON: teenager; solo/duet with Twani; sailor taken prisoner by pirates; falls in love with Twani; smooth,

relaxed approach.


TWANI: teenager, solo/duet with Banton; daughter of King and Queen of island; has to save the island;

falls in love with Banton.


TAVA: age open; male or female; witch doctor; very excitable; energetic; knows laws of the island.


LEILANI: 30+; female; Island queen. Husband of Radky; duet; wants peace at all costs; loves daughter.


RADKY: 30+; male; Island King; wife of Leilani; duet; strong, but listens to wife; loves daughter.


MARNI: teenager; female; friend of Twani; duet/solo.


ISLANDERS: open age (preferably child/teenager); male/female; chorus; all 5 characters have lines;

will re-write and add characters if necessary.


SOUTHERBY: age open, (has to be loud and outgoing); chorus and small solo; the “clown” of the pirates.


JACK: 30+; pirate captain; acts tough; small solo.


BUSH: age open (preferably under 20); second in command of pirates; well-spoken; well-dressed;

protects morals of crew; tries to keep Captain Jack in order; solo and chorus work.


PIRATES: open age (preferably child/teenager); male/female; chorus; all 5 characters have lines;

will re-write and add characters if necessary.

To book your audition or to request information,

please email: rubyproductions99@gmail.com