https://www.theplayhouse.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Saturday-Night-Live.jpgAUDITION NOTICE for A Slice of Saturday Night 2020

AUDITION NOTICE for A Slice of Saturday Night 2020

Show Details:
AUDITION NOTICE for A Slice of Saturday Night

Written by the Heather Brothers, a vibrant musical set in the early ’60s in a typical London night club.

Director: Ann Coetzee
Musical Director: Shiraz
Choreographer: Leanne de Jager

Please note that whilst there is singing all the way through the show, (31 songs with a live band), the acting is equally important.

Audition Dates & Times:
Sunday, 3rd Nov 2019. 3pm – 6pm

Audition Location:
The Playhouse Threate Somerset West

PRODUCTION DESCRIPTION

Set in the early ’60s, a typical Saturday night out at a night club in London.

MUSIC

31 songs in the style of British music from the ’60s
Accents: Preferably a British cockney accent, but any English accent will be acceptable.

CAST

Lead roles: 4 females and 3 males – must be able to pass for ages 17 and 25 – plus a club owner.
Ensemble: There will be a small ensemble who will be required to sing, dance and act

Audition Songs:
Females, please prepare:
I Only Wanna Be With You (Dusty Springfield) – Key G
There’s A Kind of Hush (Herman’s Hermit’s or The Carpenters) – Key A – sang as a duet with a guy

Males, please prepare:
I Wanna Hold Your Hand (Beatles) – Key E
There’s A Kind of Hush – Key A – sang as a duet with a girl

“Eric” – the Club Owner, please prepare:
I Wanna Hold Your Hand (Beatles) – Key E
Great Balls of Fire (Jerry Lee Lewis) – Key Bb

Edited backing tracks will be provided for all audition songs in the keys specified. NB there will be a live band on stage for the show.

Dancing:
Simple choreography

PG Rating:
There is a PG Rating of 14 as some of the songs may be considered of a “sensitive nature” for younger viewers.

Show Details:
Helen Dooley – Musical Director (Shiraz) – info@shirazband.co.za
Ann Coetzee – Director – 0826789077 or ann.coetzee@axxess.co.za
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