Information for The Children’s Theatre’s First Show of the 2022/2023 Season:
A NEW MUSICAL COMEDY
Book by MARSHALL BRICKMAN and RICK ELICE
Music and Lyrics by ANDREW LIPPA
Based on Characters Created by Charles Addams
Schwartz Center for the ARTS
Saturday, October 22 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, October 23 at 2 p.m.
All seats $10 at EventBrite.com or at the door.
Originally produced on Broadway by Stuart Oken, Roy Furman, Michael Leavitt, Five Cent Productions, Stephen Schuler, Decca Theatricals, Scott M. Delman, Stuart Ditsky, Terry Allen Kramer, Stephanie P. McClelland, James L. Nederlander, Eva Price, Jam Theatricals/Mary LuRoffe, Pittsburgh CLO/Gutterman-Swinsky, Vivek Tiwary/Gary Kaplan, The Weinstein Company/Clarence, LLC, Adam Zotovich/Tribe Theatricals; By Special Arrangement with Elephant Eye Theatrical
Young@Part Edition adapted by Marc Tumminelli and originally workshop at Broadway Workshop in NYC
THE ADDAMS FAMILY Young@Part A NEW MUSICAL is presented through special arrangement with and all authorized performance materials are supplied by Theatrical Rights Worldwide 1180 Avenue of the Americas, Suite 640, New York, NY 10036. www.theatricalrights.com
Audition Dates: Thursday, July 21 and Monday, July 25
Please come with a parent at 6:30 p.m. to complete registration and receive your badge number. At 7:00 p.m., auditions will begin and the front doors will be locked. If you arrive after 7:00 p.m., on Thursday, your child will have to wait until Monday to audition. Children ages 8-18 may audition; 18 year-olds must still be in high school. Your child should come prepared to sing “Happy Birthday”, follow a few dance instructions, and do a cold reading. Only one audition will be allowed. We will be casting for six male leads, four female leads and many Addams Family “Ancestors”.
Callbacks if needed: Tuesday, July 26 at 6:00 p.m. Should the directors need to call your child back, you will be notified.
Read Thru: Thursday, July 28 from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Rehearsal Bootcamp: Monday, August 15-Friday, August 19 from 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.
Rehearsal Schedule starting August 22: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Be prepared to possibly go Monday-Thursday in October until the show..
Show Dates: The production will be held at the Schwartz Center for the Arts on Saturday, October 22 at 7:00 p.m., Sunday, October 23 at 2:00 p.m. (Public Shows), and Monday, October 24, two morning shows, time TBD (School Shows).
Attendance: If your child’s schedule conflicts with these dates and times, please consider auditioning for a FUTURE show.
Cost: If cast, there is a materials fee of $25. Please ask for a scholarship if this is a hardship; no child is ever left behind due to this fee.
The Children’s Theatre, Inc. organization is supported, in part, by a grant from the Delaware Division of the Arts, a state agency, in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts. The Division promotes Delaware arts events on www.DelawareScene.com.
Funding in part also provided by The Kent County Fund for the Arts.