2505 South Highway 89 - Perry, Utah
(Click here for directions)
(435) 723-8392


 


 

Directed by Claudia Bigler

Assistant Directors | Jennifer Hunsaker & Brianna Taylor

 This Gilbert and Sullivan musical master piece has been tickling funny
bones for more than a hundred years. This musical comedy has so many great and wonderful parts.

 

Dates

Wednesday, December 17th 6:00 to 10:00 PM
Call backs Saturday, December 20th 9:00 AM to Noon

 

Instructions

Due to the level of musical difficulty, auditioning actors should be no less than 16 years old.

Please come to auditions with the following:

1. Be prepared to sing at least 16 measures of a song of your choice.  Please note that The Mikado is an operetta.  Be sure to select a song that will show off your vocal range and ability.
An accompanist will be provided.
2. A completed audition form. Audition forms are available here.
3. A wallet-sized headshot.

 

General Rehearsal Schedule

Rehearsals will be held Tuesday and Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings beginning January 6. 

The show will run Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays, March 6 through the 28th with two matinees on March 14th and 21st.

 

Cast of Characters

The Mikado | Emperor of “Japan”
Bass or Bass-Baritone

Nanki-Poo | The Mikado's Son
Disguised as a wandering musician and in love with Yum-Yum
Tenor

Ko-Ko | Lord High Executioner of Titipu
Baritone

Poo-Bah | Lord High Everything Else
Baritone

Pish-Tush | A Noble Lord
Baritone

Yum-Yum | Ward of Ko-Ko
In love with Nanki-Poo
Soprano

Pitti-Sing | Yum-Yum’s Sister
Mezzo-Soprano

Peep-Bo | Yum-Yum’s Sister
Soprano or Mezzo-Soprano

Katisha | An elderly lady
In love with Nanki-Poo

Alto

Chorus | Nobles, school girls, women of Titipu
8-12 dancing “Wait Staff” (4-6 men, 4-6 women) able to learn a complex, partnered routine that may include tap dancing – prior tap experience not required but welcome.

 

Romeo and Juliet
January 24 - February 8

Into the Woods
March 7 - 29

One for the Pot
April 18 - May 10

Seven Brides for
Seven Brothers
June 13 - June 28

The King and I
August 22 - September 13

Angel Street (Gaslight)
October 10 - November 1

It's A Wonderful Life
November 28 - December 20