2018

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Upcoming Auditions

All auditions take place at The Sauk.



A Christmas Story

Audition Dates: October 15 and 16, 2018 at 7 p.m.

Performance Dates: December 6-9, 13-16, 2018

​Auditions will consist of readings from the play. Please bring all conflicts with you to auditions. Boys ages 7 and up will be considered for Ralphie, Randy, Flick, Schwartz and Scut. Girls ages 9 and up will be considered for Esther and Helen. This is the play version of the story, not the musical. Ron Boyle will direct this production. 


Adult Male Roles

  • RALPH - a storyteller. Also plays The Cowboy, The Tree Lot Owner, The Delivery Man, Voice of a Neighbor, Santa Claus
  • THE OLD MAN - Ralphie's father


Adult Female Roles

  • MOTHER - Ralphie's mother
  • MISS SHIELDS - Ralphie's teacher. Also the voice of Schwartz's mom.


Roles for Boys

  • RALPHIE PARKER - Ralph at 9-years-old
  • RANDY - his little brother
  • FLICK - his friend and classmate. Also plays Desperado One
  • SCHWARTZ - a friend and classmate. Also plays Desperado Two
  • SCUT FARKAS - a bully. Also plays Black Bart


Roles for Girls

  • ESTHER JANE ALBERRY - a classmate
  • HELEN WEATHERS - a classmate



Nana's Naughty Knickers

Audition Dates: December 10 and 11, 2018 at 7 p.m.

Performance Dates: February 7-10, 14-17, 2019

Auditions will consist of readings from the script. No preparation and no experience is necessary. Trinity Bird will direct this production. 


Male Roles

  • Tom O'Grady - The newest cop on the force, happily assigned the beat where Sylvia's apartment is. 
  • Gil Schmidt - The landlord, overly eager to rid himself of his aged tenants. 60s. 
  • Voice - The man at the front desk. Slightly bored and always sarcastic.
  • UPS Man - Cute and a little lonely.
  • Other UPS Man - The strong and silent type. 


Female Roles

  • Sylvia Charles - In her early eighties, living like she's in her early twenties. The mastermind behind Saucy Slips, Etc., and the proud tenant of a rent controlled apartment.
  • Vera Walters - Sylvia's aged accomplice: equipped with two hearing aids and a collapsible walker. 
  • Bridget Charles - Sylvia's unsuspecting, 20-something, soon-to-be-law-student granddaughter. 
  • Heather Van Pree - Employee of Saucy Slips, looking for better opportunities, a modeling career or just her boxes. 
  • Clair - The big client. Mid 60s.



The Laramie Project

Audition Dates: February 11 and 12, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Performance Dates: March 28-31, 2019

Audition requirements will be announced at a later date. Jennifer Wagler will direct this production.  


Male Roles

  • Actor 1 (Stephen Belber, Doc O’Connor, Matt Galloway, Anonymous Friend of Aaron McKinney, Bill McKinney, Andrew Gomez, Fred Phelps, Mormon Spiritual Advisor, Conrad Miller)
  • ​Actor 2 (Moisés Kaufman, Philip Dubois in Act One, Stephen Mead Johnson, Murdock Cooper, Jon Peacock, Dennis Shepard, Harry Woods)
  • Actor 3 (Andy Paris, Jedadiah Schultz, Doug Laws, Dr. Cantway, Matt Mickelson, Russell Henderson, Aaron McKinney, Philip Dubois in Act Two, Kerry Drake)
  • Actor 4 (Greg Pierotti, Detective Sergeant Hing, Phil LaBrie, Father Roger Schmit, Rulon Stacey, Detective Sergeant Rob DeBree, Jonas Slonaker) 


Female Roles

  • Actress 1 (Amanda Gronich, Eileen Engen in Act One, Marge Murray, Baptist Minister, Trish Stiger, Shadow, Newsperson)
  • Actress 2 (Reggie Fluty, Rebecca Hilliker, Debbie the Waitress, Newsperson)
  • Actress 3 (Barbara Pitts, Catherine Connolly, April Silva, Zubaida Ula, Sherry Aenonson, Lucy Thompson, Eileen Engen in Act Two)
  • Actress 4 (Leigh Fondakowski, Zackie Salmon, Alison Mears, Romaine Patterson, Aaron Kreifels, Tiffany Edwards)



Sauk Shorts

Audition Dates: March 4 and 5, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Performance Dates: April 25-28, 2019

Audition requirements will be announced at a later date. Directors, Titles and Character Descriptions TBA. 



June Musical

Audition Dates: April 5 at 6:30 p.m., April 6 at 2 p.m.

Performance Dates: June 6-9, 13-16, 2019

Audition requirements will be announced at a later date. Title and Character Descriptions TBA. Trinity Bird will direct this production with musical direction by Kristi Gautsche. 



Plays-in-Development

Audition Dates: June 10 and 11, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Performance Dates: June 28 and 29, 2019

Audition requirements will be announced at a later date. Directors, Titles and Character Descriptions TBA. 



Mamma Mia!

Audition Dates: May 10 at 6:30 p.m., May 11 at 2 p.m.

Performance Dates: August 8-11, 15-18, 2019

Audition requirements will be announced at a later date. Trinity Bird will direct this production with musical direction by Kristi Gautsche.  


Male Roles

  • Sky - 20s. Sophie's fiance.
  • Pepper - 20s. Barman at Taverna
  • Eddie - 20s. Helps Sky with Water-Sports.
  • Harry Bright - 40s. May be Sophie's father.
  • Bill Austin - 40s. May be Sophie's father.
  • Sam Carmichael - 40s. May be Sophie's father.
  • Father Alexandrios - the local priest. 
  • Large singing and dancing ensemble.


Female Roles

  • Sophie Sheridan - 20. Born and raised on the island. 
  • Ali - 20. Sophie's friend.
  • Lisa - 21. Sophie's friend.
  • Donna Sheridan - 40. Sophie's mother.
  • Tanya - 38. Former Dynamo.
  • Rosie - 40. Former Dynamo. 
  • Large singing and dancing ensemble.



The 39 Steps

Audition Dates: July 19 at 7 p.m., July 20 at 2 p.m.

Performance Dates: September 5-8, 2019

Audition requirements will be announced at a later date. Tami Hindes will direct this production.


Male Roles

  • Richard Hannay
  • Clown 1
  • Clown 2


Female Role

  • Annabella Schmidt/Pamela/Margaret 



Lord of the Flies

Audition Dates: August 12 and 13, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Performance Dates: October 10-13, 17-20, 2019

Audition requirements will be announced at a later date. Trinity Bird will direct this production. 


Available Roles

Jack - A natural psychological bully. Proud and arrogant. He is hungry for power. 

Ralph - A good leader. Sensible. Brave. 

Piggy - An outsider. Intelligent and behaves with dignity. He is bullied for his weight and speech. 

Roger - A dangerous loner. Cruel. Inner intensity. Becomes Jack's right hand man. 

Simon - Spiritual. Considered weird. Helpful. 

Maurice - The joker. Innocent. Childlike charm. 

Sam & Eric - Twins (although we do not expect to cast twins). 

Henry

​Perceval

Bill

Naval Officer


A Christmas Carol

Audition Dates: October 14 and 15, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Performance Dates: December 5-8, 12-15, 2019

Audition requirements will be announced at a later date. Jennifer Wagler and Traci Jo Hubbard will co-direct this production. 


Roles TBA