The Sauk will hold auditions for the Roger Miller/William Hauptman musical "Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 25 and at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 26. Callbacks, if necessary, will be held in the evening of May 26. Performance dates are August 9-19. Rehearsals will start the second week of June.
There are roles for at least 11 men and 7 women including several pivotal roles for African American actors. Please prepare 32 bars of a song from a Broadway musical. Bring sheet music. An accompanist will be provided. Auditions will also consist of readings from the script. Trinity Bird will direct and choreograph with musical direction by Kristi Gautsche. Gay Shaw is vocal coach. Michele Harmon is stage manager.
A complete cast list and additional information can be found at www.thesauk.org.