Price Check The Musical - Orchestral Presentation
The show will be presented as a concert/reading format – 5 performers (along with 6 musicians) to read and perform the songs of this show at the Alex Theatre, St Kilda. I am currently working with John Thorn on the orchestrations and casting now.
Composer & Lyrics – Sean Weatherly
Book & Lyrics – Cerise De Gelder
Director/Musical Director – Sean Weatherly
Band Leader/Conductor – Peter Burgess (Rawk, The Watertower, McCubbin, Bone Palace Orchestra)
Musical Arranger – John Thorn (Spontaneous Broadway)
Musicians – Sourced from ANAM in South Melbourne
Audition / Rehearsal / Production datesAuditions to take place in the week of the 20th of May in St Kilda.
Rehearsals to take place over June & July with production dates dress rehearsal 31st July, performances 1st, 2nd and 3rd at the Alex Theatre St Kilda.
Fixed price of $200 - Plus Profit Share
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Males, aged 25 to 38 from Victoria, Australia
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Females, aged 30 to 45 from Victoria, Australia
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Males, aged 20 to 40 from Victoria, Australia
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Males, aged 45 to 65 from Victoria, Australia
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Females, aged 65 to 85 from Victoria, Australia
- Located in Victoria, Australia
- Joined April, 2009