La Crosse Community Theatre to hold auditions for musical comedy “Guys on Ice”
La Crosse Community Theatre will hold open auditions for its upcoming comedy Guys on Ice on Tuesday, January 28, at 7 p.m. There are roles available for 3 men between the ages of 30 and 60. For more information click here. This delightful musical is the story of two ice-fishing buddies who talk and sing about life, love, and the one that got away. Safe in their ice-fishing shanty, long-time pals Lloyd and Marvin keep warm with a mutual appreciation for good bait, cold beer, and football. Auditionees need to prepare a 30-second song of their choosing. There will also be readings and songs from the show. There are roles available for 3 men between the ages of 30 and 60. All auditionees must attend auditions on Tuesday night. There are scripts and CDs of the show available for check out in the box office. Callbacks will be on Wednesday, January 29. Auditions will take place in the second-floor Theatre Labs of the Weber Center for the Performing Arts, 428 Front Street South, in La Crosse. Scheduled auditions are preferred, but walk-ins are welcome. Please call the box office at 608-784-9292, ext. 2, to sign up. Anyone not cast (or who is otherwise interested) is invited to help in some other way. The cast list will be announced at noon on Thursday, January 30. Rehearsals will begin Monday, February 3, 2014. The exact rehearsal schedule to be determined upon casting. Performances will be in the Weber Center’s Lyche Theatre. Guys on Ice will run from March 14-23, 2014. The book and lyrics are by Fred Alley with music by James Kaplan. The show will be directed by Greg Parmeter, with musical direction by Mary Blaha-DeBoer, costume design by Mandy Parmeter, set and light design by Dillon McArdle, and stage management by Jennifer Burchell.