A Topsy Turvy Mikado
The Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Houston will be holding auditions for its summer production of A Topsy Turvy Mikado! All are invited to audition for principal or chorus roles. An accompanist will be provided. Auditions will be held at Terrace United Methodist Church, 1203 Wirt Rd, Houston, TX 77055
Friday, July 19, 2018 – Sunday, July 28, 2018
July 19, 20- 8:00pm
July 20, 21, 27, 28- 2:30pm
The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts
800 Bagby Street
Houston, Texas 77002
PRINCIPAL AUDITIONS: Please refer to the information below for required music/dialogue for each role. No additional music or monologue is necessary. Please bring a copy of your own music. Please fill out the audition form below and bring it with you to the audition.
CHORUS AUDITIONS: Please prepare a song of your choosing- preferably from the Gilbert & Sullivan repertoire. Please bring a copy of the music for the accompanist if you choose to prepare your own song. Please fill out the audition form below and bring it with you to your audition.
All auditionees must be at least 18 years of age or have graduated from high school.
All returning members of the Society must re-audition, even if only interested in Chorus.
Rehearsals are tentatively scheduled for Monday, June 10, 2019 – Sunday, June 16, 2019.
Staging Rehearsals are tentatively scheduled for Sunday afternoons and Monday - Thursday evenings from June 17, 2019 – July 3, 2019.
Performances will take place two weekends between Friday, July 19, 2019 – Sunday, July 28, 2019.
Additional Community Outreach Performances at venues around Houston will be announced at a later date.
The Savoyard Singers
The Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Houston is excited to announce the new formation of a standing chorus beginning in 2019! The Savoyard Singers are a group of dedicated singers who meet regularly to rehearse the choruses of Sir Arthur Sullivan in the name of the Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Houston for special events, public outings, and private presentations as requested by the Board of Directors and/or the Artistic Coordinator of the Society. A love of singing and a desire for excellence should be at the heart of every prospective choir member. Please indicate on your audition form if you are interested in singing with the Savoyard Singers this year.
Name: The Savoyard Singers
Rehearsal Times: Sunday afternoons, twice monthly, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Number of Singers: 4-5 per main voice part, 16-20 total (SATB)
Director: Joseph Rawley, Chorus Master
For further information, contact:
Lisa Marut-Shriver, Audition Coordinator
or visit our website:
The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Houston