Auditions for CMP’s Spring/Summer 2019 Production The Selfish Giant are on 2/9/2019: Dancers ages 10+ are called from 11 am to 12:30 pm; and Actors ages 7+ will audition on a first come first served basis arriving any time between 1 pm to 4 pm, at Christ Memorial Lutheran Church, 5252 S. Lindbergh Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63126. Dance opportunities include ballet (including pointe), modern and jazz. 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.