• Dec 09
    2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
  • Dec 10
    6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
About the Event

AUDITION DATES: Saturday, December 9th at 2 PM and Sunday, December 10th at 6 PM

PRODUCTION DATES: March 2 - 11, 2018

Directed by Earl Ruttencutter

Cast Size: 16 - 6 adults (men and women) to include late teens, and 10 children (boys and girls)

Audition Information: Prepare to sing a folk song acapella, and a song with guitar accompaniment provided. Songs with guitar accompaniment are Frog Went A-courtin', She'll Be Coming 'Round the Mountain, On Top of Old Smoky, Oh Susannah, You Are My Sunshine. All of the above lyrics will be available.

Be prepared to read from the script. You can read the book 'The King Who Wanted a Whale' from which the play is based. Books and Audition scripts are available for a checkout loan period of three days, available at The Crafty Mercantile

Play Synopsis: This is a musical play with fantasy animal characters set in medieval times. A kingdom by the sea is ruled by a King who wants a whale to live in the moat around the castle. Can his Royal Servants get him one? The Messenger Boy has an idea.

Event Cast & Participants

The King Ram

Chief Steward Pelican

Messenger Rabbit (Boy or Girl)

Royal Merchant Mariner Gator

Royal Chef Bear

Royal Chief Engineer Iguana

Royal Fisherman Captain Beaver

Artisans /Craftsman and other Royal Servants

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