Harper Ensemble Theatre Company is holding auditions for Sense and Sensibility The Musical.
Director Kevin Long seeks a strong ensemble of dedicated actors/singers of all ethnicities. Please note that the director and his staff are committed to creating a professional atmosphere and rehearsal process. All roles are open. You do not need to be a Harper College student to audition.
Auditions will be held at Harper College Liberal Arts Center Drama Lab Blackbox Theatre: 1200 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine, IL (Building L, room L109), parking lot #2 or #2A.
Jane Austen's beloved, emotional novels inspire readers' imaginations. Now Tony Award nominee Paul Gordon (Broadway's Jane Eyre) refashions her timeless classic Sense and Sensibility into a gorgeous, rhapsodic, thrillingly romantic musical that will set your spirits soaring.
After their father's untimely death, sisters Marianne and Elinor Dashwood lose their fortune, their home, and all their prospects for love. But fortunes can turn again. As the plucky heroines face their situation with courage and resolve, audiences will fall in love with Ms. Austen's era in a whole new way, enchanted by the lush tones of this ravishing new musical score.
Company Meeting Sunday, December 12, 2021. Rehearsals begin Monday, January 10, with the production opening March 11 and running through March 20, 2022.
Please prepare a song of choice (contemporary Broadway). Bring music in the correct key; accompanist provided. Bring H/R. Callbacks (by invitation only) will take place on Thursday December 9 from 7-10pm.