OliverMADISONVILLE, Ky. (4/15/19) — Glema Mahr Center for the Arts is holding auditions 2 p.m. Sunday, May 19 for cast members ages 9-18, and adults 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 20 for the musical theater production, Oliver!

The Glema asks those auditioning for the cast of 40-plus to present up to 32 measures of prepared song that reflects the style of music in Oliver! based on Charles Dickens novel, Oliver Twist. Glema Center reports an accompanist and CD player with phone jack will be provided. Dress should be comfortable for movement, and no prepared monologue is needed.

Brad Downall will serve as creative producer and Chandler Vance is staging director. Chris Tolliver is music director, Breena Wood is choreographer and Jame Moss is production stage manager for the July 12-14 shows.

Rehearsals are set Monday-Friday evenings beginning May 28, the Glema reported, and weekend rehearsals will be scheduled closer to production dates. In addition, technical and backstage volunteers are encouraged to attend auditions.

More information about character descriptions can be found on the Glema Center Facebook page. Call Toby Roberts at (270) 824-8652 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. for more details.

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