audition for *Curtains*
Sunday-Monday, Nov. 1-2, at 6:30 pm in the downstairs Studio Theater at the Civic, Howard St. and Dean St.
Callbacks: Tuesday, Nov. 3, at 6:30 pm
Production dates: Jan. 15-Feb. 6, 2010
by Kander and Ebb (who died in Sept. 2004), with book and additional lyrics by Rupert Holmes
original book and concept by Peter Stone (who died in April 2003 -- my God, is this show cursed?)
directed and choreographed by Troy Nickerson
Cold readings. Be ready to dance. You'll be asked to perform a verse and chorus from a contemporary musical.
Needed: 12-15 women and 12-15 men (everyone appearing ages 16-65)
Çurtains premiered in L.A. in July 2006; it ran on Broadway from March 2007-June 2008. A U.S. tour is planned starting in March, so it's pretty cool that Spokane's getting it in January.
[photo: from broadwayworld.com; composer John Kander (left) and lyricist Fred Ebb]