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EAC’s auditions set for the musical Beauty and the Beast

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1/4/2016

EAC’s auditions set for the musical Beauty and the Beast

By Lori Dugan

Thatcher, AZ—Auditions for Eastern Arizona College’s spring musical, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, will be held January 11-13, with acting/singing auditions on Monday, January 11, at 7 p.m.; dance auditions, on Tuesday, January 12, at 7 p.m.; and call backs (if needed), will be held on January 13, at 7 p.m. All auditions will be held in the EAC Fine Arts Auditorium.

Community members (16 years or older in age) are encouraged to audition; however, all those auditioning should be prepared to commit to the rehearsal schedule. For the first night, interested performers should prepare 24-36 measures of a song of their choice (preferably from a musical) and a one-minute monologue.

Dance auditions will be held on the second night and it is important to dress comfortably. This musical has a large amount of dance numbers and all interested in participating must attend.

All auditionees must attend both Monday and Tuesday auditions.

The performance dates for this show are April 5-9, 2016.

 “This is a great show and an all-time favorite in the American musical theatre repertoire,” says Steven Higginbotham, EAC’s drama director. “There are many great roles and we look forward to a wonderful experience in producing this show.”

Higginbotham encourages all interested individuals to come and audition. For more information, contact Higginbotham at (928) 428-8460 or by e-mail at steven.higginbotham@eac.edu.

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