ESSEX - Essex Theatre Company will be holding auditions for Sheldon Epps' musical review "Blues in the Night" on Saturday and Sunday, March 20 & 21, from 2-4 pm at the Community Church.
The cast includes three women and one man. Ethnic diversity welcome. The women are The Lady, The Woman, and The Girl. The Man is a snake of a guy, who is the center of their three lives. It features the blues melodies of Bessie Smith, Jimmy Cox, Alberta Hunter, and others.
The show will play July 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 18, at the Masonic Lodge in Essex. The performances are at 7:30 pm, except for the last, which is at 5 pm. Rehearsals will begin May 23 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. There will be three rehearsals a week in the evening (days determined by cast availability).
For auditions please bring two songs to sing (with an extra copy for the accompanist, if you can). If for some reason you can't make the auditions but would like to try out, please call 374-5410 to set up another time.