Auditions

NON EQUITY

I DO, I DO Book by Tom Jones, Music by Harvey Schmidt
Theatre Frisco (NON EQUITY)
Director – Neale Whitmore (COLUMN subscriber)
Music Director – Shane Hurst (COLUMN subscriber)

Auditions are Sunday December 10, 6:00–9:30pm and Monday December 11, from 7:00–9:30pm By appointment at the Black Box Theater located in the Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 N. Dallas Parkway, Frisco 75034, SE corner of Cotton Gin Road and the N Dallas Tollway.

Email auditionstheatrefrisco@gmail.com or call 214-673-3081 for an appointment time. IF YOU BOOK AN APPOINTMENT TIME AND ARE UNABLE TO KEEP IT, PLEASE CONTACT THEM AND CANCEL IT!

Characters:

Michael – An occasionally overbearing, vaguely chauvinistic writer. An egotist who adores his wife. A young man at the start of the show, which covers 50 years of marriage. Gender: Male

Agnes – Soft but independent, romantic but practical. A young woman at the start of the show, which covers 50 years of marriage. Gender: Female

Bring headshot and resume. Prepare at least 32 bars of 2 contrasting songs. Consider voicing one song as someone in their 20’s and the other song voiced as someone later in life. Bring sheet music in your key. Accompanist will be provided. Actors will receive a $300 stipend.

Performance Dates: February 9–25; Friday and the 1st and 3rd Saturday Nights at 8:00, the 2nd Saturday and Sunday afternoons at 2:30 with an additional Saturday matinee at 2:30 on February 24. Performances will be at the Black Box Theatre in the Frisco Discovery Center.

Rehearsals begin Tuesday, January 9, with a Saturday day time rehearsal January 13.After that, rehearsals will typically be Monday through Thursday evenings.

I Do! I Do! is a musical with a book and lyrics by Tom Jones and music by Harvey Schmidt which is based on the Jan de Hartog play The Fourposter. The two-character story spans fifty years, as it focuses on the ups and downs experienced by Agnes and Michael throughout their marriage. The set consists solely of their bedroom, dominated by the large fourposter bed in the center of the room.