Announcing Charlotte’s Web Cast!

Here are the lucky children! Get your tickets now at https://www.ticketpeak.com/res/menomonietheaterguild

Fern: Chloe Renfree Weiss

John Arable: Robbie Duffy

Martha Arable: Greta Peterson

Avery Arable: Raelynn Renfree Weiss

Homer Zuckerman: Madysen Schmidt

Edith Zuckerman: Karlen Knospe

Lurvy: Sidney McWithey

Wilbur: Nathan Boesl

Templeton/Barker at Fair: Andrew Thompson

Charlotte: Evelyn Doyle

Goose/Farmer with Potato at Fair/Judge/1st Fairgoer: Maya Frett

Gander/Official at Fair/Uncle: Lola Blue Koszalka

Sheep/1st Woman at Fair/1st Spectator: Camilla Doyle

Lamb/2nd Woman at Fair/Judge/2nd Fairgoer: Eleanor Doyle

Bat/Photographer/Woman at the Fair/3rd Fairgoer: Evelyn Wilkinson

Owl/Reporter/Concessionaire/Judge/Announcer: Cody Chen

Spider/Chorus- CJ Renfree Weiss

Spider /Chorus- Julianne Berrier

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MTG Announces Summer Children Camps!

Please note the August show has been determined. It is “Robin Hood”.

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Camp Registrations and Ticket Purchases for both shows are available right now!

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Company Auditions Coming Up!

The Menomonie Theater Guild invites you to audition for “Company” with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by George Furth. “Company” was originally produced and directed on Broadway by Harold Prince with orchestrations by Jonathon Tunick.

This landmark concept musical revolves around the institution of marriage and relationships, exploring the dynamics, challenges and benefits from many perspectives. MTG’s production will be staged by co-directors Melissa Smith-Tourville and Marianne Fieber-Dhara with musical direction by Mark Pruett.

WHEN:
Monday, December 11th and Tuesday,
December 12th from 6-8:30pm. Choose one date to attend.
Callbacks are scheduled for Thursday, December 14th from 6-7 pm.

WHERE:
Menomonie Theater Guild, 502 W 2nd St, Menomonie, WI 54751

ROLES: There are fourteen roles in this ensemble show.

Robert (30-35) Baritone
Harry (35-45) Baritone
Susan (30-40) Soprano
Sarah (30-40) Mezzo-Soprano/Alto
Peter (30-40) Baritone
Jenny (30-40) Soprano
David (30-40) Baritone
Amy (25-35) Mezzo-Soprano/Alto
Paul (30-40) Tenor
Joanne (40-65) Alto
Larry (45-65) Baritone
April (25-35) Mezzo-Soprano
Marta (20-30) Mezzo-Soprano
Kathy (25-35) Soprano

Auditions will include readings from the script.
Your prepared 16-32 bars of an upbeat tempo song from a musical. An accompanist will be provided.
Be prepared for a movement audition.

Questions? Email either director, melsmithtourville@gmail.com or marianne.fieber@yahoo.com.

Performance Dates:
Friday, Feb. 23 | 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, Feb. 24| 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m
Sunday, Feb. 25 | 2 p.m.

Friday, March 2 | 7:30 p.m.
March 3 | 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 4 | 2 p.m.

COMPANY
Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com.

All performances are held at the historic Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts located in downtown Menomonie.

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2017-2018 Mainstage Season: Auditions and Show Times.

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Please note all auditions and rehearsals will take place at our studio (502 W. 2nd ST. in Menomonie) and all performances will be at The Mabel Tainter (205 E. Main St. in Menomonie)

The Foreigner:

Auditions:

Tuesday, August 22nd or Wednesday, August 23rd from 7pm-9pm.

Call Backs (if needed): Thursday, August 24 7-9pm

Show Times:

Friday, October 13, 2017 7:30 PM

Saturday, October 14, 2017 7:30 PM

Sunday, October 15, 2017 2:00 PM

Friday, October 20, 2017 7:30 PM

Saturday, October 21, 2017 7:30 PM

Sunday, October 22, 2017 2:00 PM

Synopsis:

“The foreigner is a laugh out loud, fast paced, cleverly written comedy with a surprise ending. It’s set in the deep south (Georgia) in an off the beaten path small town resort where an Englishman (the foreigner) finds himself stuck in some awkward situations with a variety of colorful southern characters, all of which help him (the foreigner) discover that he is capable of more than he ever imagined. ”

A Charlie Brown Chistmas:

Auditions:

Monday, October 9th or Tuesday, October 10th, 6-8pm.

Callbacks (if needed): Wednesday, Oct. 11th, 6-8pm.

Show Times:

Friday, December 1, 2017 7:30 PM

Saturday, December 2, 2017 2:00 PM

Saturday December 2, 2017 7:30 PM

Sunday, December 3, 2017 2:00 PM

Friday, December 8, 2017 7:30 PM

Saturday, December 9, 2017 2:00 PM

Saturday, December 9, 2017 7:30 PM

Sunday, December 10, 2017 2:00 PM

Synopsis:

“The classic animated television special A Charlie Brown Christmas comes to life in this faithful stage adaptation, in which Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the Peanuts Gang discover the true meaning of Christmas.”

Company:

Auditions:

Monday, December 11th at 6pm or Tuesday, December 12th at 6pm.

Call backs (if needed): Thursday, December 14th at 6pm.

Show Times:

Friday, February 23, 2018 7:30 PM

Saturday, February 24, 2018 2:00 PM

Saturday, February 24, 2018 7:30 PM

Sunday, February 25, 2018 2:00 PM

Friday, March 2, 2018 7:30 PM

Saturday, March 3, 2018 2:00 PM

Saturday, March 3, 2018 7:30 PM

Sunday, March 4, 2018 2:00 PM

Synopsis:

“Sondheim’s game-changing musical is a sophisticated and honest look at modern adult relationships. On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor, Robert, contemplates his unmarried state. Over the course of a series of dinners, drinks and even a wedding, his friends – “those good and crazy people [his] married friends” – explain the pros and cons of taking on a spouse. The habitually single Robert is forced to question his adamant retention of bachelorhood.”

The Glass Menagerie:

Auditions:

Monday, March 5, 2017 or Tuesday, March 6th, 2017 from 6pm-8pm.

Callbacks: None are anticipated at this time.

Show Times:

Friday, April 27, 2018 7:30 PM

Saturday, April 28, 2018 7:30 PM

Sunday, April 29, 2018 2:00 PM

Friday, May 4, 2018 7:30 PM

Saturday, May 5, 2018 7:30 PM

Sunday, May 6, 2018 2:00 PM

Synopsis:

“Tom Wingfield has a story to tell; a story of sacrifice for his sickly sister Laura.  A story of frustration with his controlling mother Amanda.  A biographical story of Tennessee William’s own family filtered through Tom’s memory, if you trust how he remembers it.  An instant classic that launched a career, The Glass Menagerie is woven around these flawed, relatable characters and their struggle the leave the past behind while it holds them to their impoverish life in St. Louis.”

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