The Argenta Community Theater is putting on a production of Cinderella next April and auditions for the show will be held in January.
The shows will open on April 19 and close on April 29. Those dates also include two, daytime productions for students.
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Evening shows will begin at 7:30 p.m. and the matinee time is 2 p.m. Additional shows may be added as well.
The first audition is Saturday, Jan. 21 and will start at 1 p.m. while the second is the following day and will begin at 2 p.m. Both audition periods are set for three hours each.
The auditions will be held at the Argenta Community Theater’s ACT II (Sharon Heflin Performing Arts Education Center, at 315 Main St., in downtown North Little Rock. Rehearsals for Cinderella will begin in March. To schedule an audition, email casting@ArgentaCommunityTheater.org to male an appointment but walk-ins will also be accepted.
Vincent Insalaco will serve as director while Brian Earles will be the choreographer:
Characters needed for the show, along with an approximate age and vocal range, are:
Evil Stepmother (Madame) Female Lead Mature Mezzo-Soprano
Ella (Cinderella) Female Lead Young Adult Soprano
Portia (Grace) Female Supporting Young Adult Mezzo-Soprano
Joy Female Supporting Student Mezzo-Soprano
(Topher, Christopher) Male Supporting Young Adult Baritone
Fairy Godmother (Marie) Female Supporting Mature Soprano
King Maximillian Male Featured Mature Baritone
Queen Constantina Female Featured Mature Mezzo-Soprano
Town Crier (Lord Pinkelton)* Male Featured Mature Tenor
Ensemble* Male/Female Featured All Ages All ranges
Ensemble* Male/Female Featured Starting Age 8
Note: Ensemble roles will include Herald, chef, steward, coachman, footman, guards, minister, ball guests, townspeople, horses, mice and children and ensemble actors will play multiple roles!