The Court Revelers
We are looking for tenor or bass singing men!
The Court Revelers primarily perform at the Minnesota Renaissance Festival and you will be expected to provide your own period-appropriate attire, transportation to and from festival, and memorize 90+ sea shanties, drinking songs, madrigals, classic tunes and others. We rehearse every Thursday from 7-9pm in the Saint Louis Park/Edina area. Your audition will include a vocal range verification, a short sight-reading, a song that you have prepared to perform for us a capella, and a short question and answer portion. If hired for a probationary year, you will be expected to attend and perform for all days of the festival that the Court Revelers are required to perform. Below is our Mission statement, if you feel you fit the bill, PLEASE SIGN UP TO AUDITION!
The mission of the Court Revelers is to entertain, excite, and enrich our audience by presenting high quality, live a capella performances of Renaissance and Baroque period music; to create unique musical performance experiences of the music through new arrangements, new translations, and new settings; to enhance the anachronistic experience of the audience by appropriate language, costuming and manners; to welcome a diverse audience of all ages; and to adhere to published performance dates, times, and venues. To this end, the Court Revelers are committed to:
* Appearing at all of our published performances; * Outstanding performance and adaptation of predominately period music;
* Creating an engaging and inviting atmosphere for our audience;
* Balancing our commitment to core audience members with our commitment to welcoming new audience members;
* Broadening our audience;
* Using appropriate language, costuming, and character development to enhance our performances.
Laura Ingalls Wilder School Auditorium
3345 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407
|| Lindsey Marth