When: Sunday, November 14, 2021, 6-8 PM and Tuesday, November 16, 2021, 7-9 PM
Where: Our rehearsal building, Basingstoke, at 5 Herman Drive, Simsbury, CT 06070
Simsbury Light Opera Company invites you to audition for our spring, 2022 production of Gilbert & Sullivan’s operetta The Pirates of Penzance. All roles are open. If auditioning for a principal role, please prepare a song from the Gilbert & Sullivan repertoire, or another musical theater piece. Please bring sheet music for the accompanist. Performers auditioning for principal roles may be asked to read dialogue from The Pirates of Penzance. Music is provided for singers auditioning for our chorus, auditions will be in a small group.
All who audition must show proof of Covid vaccination. Cast and crew must also provide proof of vaccination.
Show dates are April 2,3,9,10, 2022. Rehearsals start in January, 2022 on Sunday and Tuesday evenings in our rehearsal building on 5 Herman Drive in Simsbury. Please email questions to email@example.com
We appreciate help with building sets, painting scenery, making costumes, publicity, ticket sales and other backstage duties. No experience needed. For information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Main Cast, Supporting Roles and Vocal Parts
Mabel (soprano) lead
Pirate King (baritone) lead
Samuel (tenor) supporting
Ruth (mezzo-soprano) lead
Police Sergeant (bass) supporting
Frederic (tenor) lead
Major-General Stanley (baritone) supporting
Edith (mezzo-soprano) supporting
Kate (mezzo-soprano) supporting
Isabel (soprano) featured
Ensemble of pirates, police, General Stanley’s daughters
Simsbury Light Opera Company, established in 1945, is the oldest active amateur theater company in Connecticut and one of the oldest Gilbert & Sullivan companies in the United States. For more information, please visit www.sloco.org or see us on Facebook.