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Lindenwood University's Theatre Program
Lindenwood University is looking for a young performer to understudy the role of Michael Banks in their upcoming production of Mary Poppins (Nov. 1-3). The understudy may be given one of the three performances.
The audition will be held on Sunday, September 23 from 2-5 p.m. in room 1065 at the J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts. Sign-ups will begin at 1:30.
Michael Banks: The cute and cheeky son of Mr. and Mrs. Banks. Excitable and naughty, he adores his father and tries to be like him. Both he and Jane misbehave in order to get the attention of their parents. He will speak with a standard British accent. Male, plays 9 yrs. old. Vocal Range: A3 – E5, Boy Soprano. He must also be able to move well in musical numbers.
The production rehearses Monday through Friday from 6:00 – 10:00 p.m. Tech and dress rehearsals run 6:00 – 11:00 p.m. beginning Wednesday, October 24. School matinees will be held October 30 and 31. Public performances will be Thursday, November 1 through Saturday, November 3 in the J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts.
If you have questions please contact Stacy Blackburn, Academic Production Manager, at 636-627-2964 or SBlackburn1@lindenwood.edu. The J. Scheidegger Center for the Arts is located at 2300 West Clay Street, St. Charles, MO 63301.