Clarksville Little Theatre
301 E Montgomery Ave.
AUDITIONS FOR PIPPIN – Directed by Ron Johnson
July 13 and 14 at 7:00 at the theatre – 301 E Montgomery Ave in Clarksville.
Those auditioning should come with a prepared song. Dress for dance/movement. Bring a head shot and resume. Questions? Contact Ron Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz.
Book by Roger O. Hirson.
Based on The story of Pippin, son of Charlemagne.
The Leading Player tells us the tongue-in-cheek story of Pippin, son of the 8th-Century King Charlemagne, who is on a quest to find his true calling in life. He goes through war, love, politics and other pursuits before settling down with Catherine and her son.
Leading Player, dynamic, magnetic; baritone
Pippin, earnest, attractive, misguided; baritone
Fastrada, Pippin’s conniving step-mother, mezzo
Catherine, an attractive, sharp woman, mezzo
King Charlemagne, military, imposing; bass
Pippin’s saucy Grandmother; mezzo
Lewis, Pippin’s foppish stepbrother
Catherine’s 8-year-old Son
Various chorus roles are also available.