Greenbrier Valley Theatre
Lewisburg, WV 24901
Greenbrier Valley Theatre, the State Professional Theatre of West Virginia is seeking video submissions from non-union performers for an in person 55th Season. Being fully vaccinated for Covid 19 by the first rehearsal is highly encouraged.
Please prepare a one-minute song and/or one-minute monologue. You may use accompaniment/sheet music provided (https://drive.google.com/drive/u/1/folders/1nNMwPZshMKFyKeIdcPZDHmFNsHY36Ur2) or provide a one-minute selection of your own using your own accompaniment in the style of a show or the season (material from a season show is welcome). Deadline for submission is MAY 17th
Shows and Dates:
Pride and Prejudice By: Kate Hamill
First Rehearsal:September 7, 2021
Opens: September 24, 2021
Closes: October 9, 2021
Actor 1 (Female) plays Jane Bennet, the eldest Bennet daughter (20-30) and Miss De Bourgh.
Actor 2 (Female) plays only Lizzy Bennet and is a year or two younger than Jane.
Actor 3 (Female) plays Lydia Bennet, the youngest Bennet sister at 14 and Lady Catherine De Bourgh.
Actor 4 (Male) is Mr. Darcy (30-40).
Actor 5 (Male) plays Mr. Collins who is set to inherit the Bennet fortune, Mr. Wickham a soldier, and Miss Bingley, Mr. Bingley's sister.
Actor 6 (Male or Female) Mr. Bingley, a friend of Mr. Darcy (30-40) and Mary Bennet, the third Bennet daughter.
Actor 7 (Male or Female) Charlotte Lucas, friend to Lizzy and Mr. Bennet, the patriarch of the family.
Actor 8 (Male or Female) Mrs. Bennet, the matriarch of the family and all of the servants.
Capehart: Silencing the Mob By: Cathey Sawyer
First Rehearsal: October 12, 2021
Opens: October 29, 2021
Closes: November 6, 2021
Harry Capehart (30-40)- a prominent African-American member of the House of Delegates in the state of West Virginia. In 1921 he championed and successfully passed one of the most progression anti-lynching bills in the United States. (Male Identifying)
T. Gillis Nutter (25-35)- an African-American member of the West Virginia House of Delegates, and successful attorney and businessman. (Male Identifying)
Ann Hurley Capehart (30-40)- African-American, Harry Capehart’s wife and stalwart supporter of equal rights. (Female Identifying)
Dr. Bivins- A member of the WV House of Delegates. A relucenat supporter of The Capehart Law. (Male Identifying)
McClintic- A member of the WV House of Delegates. An opponent of The Capehart Law. (Male Identifying)
Kuykendall- A clerk in the WV House of Delegates. (Male Identifying)
Elf The Musical By:Thomas Meehan, Bob Martin, Matthew Sklar, Chad Beguelin
First Rehearsal: November 14, 2021
Opens: December 3, 2021
Closes: December 18, 2021
Buddy (M, 25-35) Born a human but raised at the North Pole as a Christmas Elf, Buddy is eager to find his place in the world. He is a child at heart and that child-like curiosity makes him both endearing and gets him into trouble. Vocal range top: C5 Vocal range bottom: Ab2
Jovie (F, 25-35) Buddy's girlfriend. She works at Macy's and has a bit of a cynical outlook on life and love because of the men she's dated. She is caught off guard by Buddy's genuinely big heart. Vocal range top: D5 Vocal range bottom: G3
Walter (M, 55-65) Buddy's workaholic father. He is a Children's book writer, but lacks any of the childlike spirit that Buddy has. He is selfish, tense, and generally angry with life. Vocal range top: G4 Vocal range bottom: A2
Emily (F, 40-50) Walter's wife. Though she is sweet and willing to take him in, she thinks Buddy is crazy at first. Wishes her husband would spend more time with the family. Vocal range top: Eb5 Vocal range bottom: F3
Michael (M, 12-16) Buddy's step-brother who is excited to have a new friend and brother. Unlike his mother, he doesn't take much convincing to have Christmas spirit, but like his mother, he wishes his father would spend more time with the family. Vocal range top: G5 Vocal range bottom: F3
Deb (F, 25-55) Walter's secretary. Takes an instant liking to Buddy simply for the novelty of it. Though she aims to please and is a bit of a suck-up, she feels under appreciated. Vocal range top: Eb5 Vocal range bottom: D4
Manager (M, 35-40) A manager at Macy's. He is a good, friendly guy just trying to do his job and get by. Vocal range top: F#4 Vocal range bottom: B2
Greenway (M, 55-65) Walter's boss. He is what Walter will become if he continues down the path he is on. A tyrannical, workaholic who cares nothing about the people around him or who work for him.
Santa (M, 65+) Just another workingman. Loves his job and Christmas, but also likes to kick-back and watch the game when a rare opportunity arises. A natural storyteller. Vocal range top: E4 Vocal range bottom: A2
Chadwick (M, 40-50) One of Walter's right-hand men. He is desperate to keep his job, and perhaps the dumber of the two. Matthews (M, 35-40) One of Walter's right-hand men. He is desperate to keep his job and is the schemer of the two