CMP’s Spring/Summer 2019 Production will be: The Selfish Giant: An Original Retelling of the Oscar Wilde Classic, featuring a blend of Circus Arts, Dance, Theater, and Orchestra. Auditions for Specialty Performers for The Selfish Giant will be held on 11/28 and 12/8 at 2500 Metro Blvd a, Maryland Heights, MO 63043. see CMPShows.org for details.
The production will be directed, choreographed, and adapted by Jaime Zayas and Vanessa Waggoner-Zayas of Kinetic Tapestry Physical Theatre. This narrated retelling of the endearing story of The Selfish Giant will feature physical arts including mime, dance, gymnastics and other circus arts, with a full, live orchestra. The vision for this presentation has been described as a beautiful synergy of story, symphony music and circus arts.
The cast will feature around 12-20 individuals who are highly skilled in performance elements along with approximately 20 additional individuals providing the dance and theatrical elements needed for this production.
Performances are planned to run approximately 1 ½ hours in length and will take place at 7:30 pm on Friday June 28 and Saturday June 29 and also at 2:30 pm on Sunday, June 30, 2019.