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BLT Winter 2017 Auditions Now Scheduled

Directors Meghan Gilson Grilliot, Ben Millefolie and Brooke Glanzman seek a cast of actors for Why Do We Laugh? (Adults and Children) and Aesop’s Fables Redux (Actors aged 8-17 only).  **Actors should come prepared to read from the script. No actors paid.** “Why Do We Laugh” – A story that follows Andrew and Meredith from their time as young friends into their golden years as husband and wife. It is a sweet, endearing tale of friendship and love; the good times and the bad; and everything in between. Director Meghan Grilliot seeks the following actors to play Andrew and Meredith at each stage of their life: Child Andrew and Meredith (actors should be 10-14 years old), Teenaged Andrew and Meredith (actors should be 14-18 years old), Adult Andrew and Meredith (actors should be in their 30′s-40′s) and Older Adult Andrew and Meredith (actors should be 55+). “Aesop’s Fables Redux” – A witty narrator helps an inquisitive child understand some famous expressions by exploring Aesop’s beloved fables. The lessons behind these expressions are playfully illustrated through a series of the well-known stories, and brought to life by a variety of human and animal characters. These classic fables, such as The Boy Who Cried Wolf and The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg,provide a fresh, warm, and fun learning experience. Brooke Glanzman and Ben Millefolie will take the lead in directing this show (Heather Miles will be mentoring). Auditions are scheduled for the following times: - November 18th, 10am – 2pm at Friendship Baptist Church, 5200 Newbys Bridge Rd, Chesterfield, VA 23832 - November 20th, 6:30pm – 8:30pm at Thomas Dale West Campus (9th Grade Campus, West Hundred Road, Chester, VA 23831 Show dates are February 2, 3 and 4 at John Tyler Community College – Midlothian Campus. For information email...

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James And The Giant Peach Show Times Announced

BLT’s next production, James And The Giant Peach, is underway. The cast is in place and rehearsals are underway. Mark your calendars for show times November 5th – 7th at Robious Middle School. Stay tuned for more updates and online ticket sales.

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James And The Giant Peach Auditions

The next Broken Leg Theater Production is James and the Giant Peach. Directors John Cichocki and Beth Mercer are looking for a cast of children aged 8-18 for the upcoming production. To audition, junior actors should prepare a short acapella song and will read from the script. Audition times are: Saturday, August 26, 10:30am-1:00pm – Chester Library Thursday, September 7, 6pm-8:00 Laprade Library Saturday, September 9, 10:30am-1:00pm Chester Library Please note you only need to attend one audition, not all three.  Actors do not need to sign up ahead of time. Please contact John Cichocki with questions at john@brokenlegtheater.org. Practice and production dates are being finalized, with the production taking place in late October/early November.

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