The AndyGram

Saturday, Feb 04th

You are here: Home Theatre Reviews & Features 2015-16 Reviews 2011-12 Theatre Season Press Releases Ken Davenport Announces the Search for "The GODSPELL Cast of 2032"
Monday, 09 April 2012 15:54

Ken Davenport Announces the Search for "The GODSPELL Cast of 2032"

KEN DAVENPORT ANNOUNCES...
THE SEARCH FOR
"THE GODSPELL CAST OF 2032!" 

*  *  *  *  *  *  * 

ATTENTION FUTURE BROADWAY STARS!
DO YOU LOVE GODSPELL?
IS IT YOUR DREAM TO PERFORM ON BROADWAY?
ARE YOU BETWEEN THE AGES OF 6 AND 16? 

COME TO CIRCLE IN THE SQUARE THEATRE
ON TUESDAY, APRIL 24 TO AUDITION FOR
"THE GODSPELL CAST OF 2032!" 

 d

AUDITIONS FOR ALL KIDS AGES 6 TO 16 TO TAKE PLACE FROM 2 P.M. TO 6 P.M. ON TUESDAY, APRIL 24    
"THE GODSPELL CAST OF 2032"
WILL PERFORM A SPECIAL ENCORE NUMBER
AT THE 8 P.M. PERFORMANCE OF GODSPELL
ON TUESDAY, MAY 22
GODSPELL Key ArtCalling all future Broadway stars!
Do you love GODSPELL?  
Is it your dream to perform on Broadway?
Are you between the ages of 6 and 16 years old?
Producer Ken Davenport announced today that on Tuesday, April 24 at Circle in the Square Theatre (1633 Broadway at 50th Street), aspiring young Broadway hopefuls can audition for "The GODSPELL Cast of 2032!"
"GODSPELL has always had a tradition of launching the next generation of stars," said Ken Davenport.  "From the cast members of the original productions like Martin Short, Victor Garber, Andrea Martin, Jeremy Irons and so on, to the cast members of our current production who I have no doubt you'll be hearing a lot from in the years to come.  So we decided, why not get a preview of tomorrow's Broadway stars?"
The April 24 "GODSPELL Cast of 2032" auditions will take place from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.  All kids should be prepared to sing 16 bars of any song, a cappella.
 
GODSPELL's creative team will choose ten young performers (five girls and five boys) for a special encore performance during the curtain call at the Tuesday, May 22 (8 p.m.) performance at Circle in the Square.
Rehearsals will take place between April 30 and May 21. 

*   *   *   *   *   *   *

QUICK FACT SHEET -- GODSPELL "CAST OF 2032"

Auditions:

Tuesday, April 24, 2012
2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Circle in the Square Theatre (1633 Broadway at 50th Street)
All kids (ages 6 to 16) should be prepared to sing 16 bars of any song, a cappella.

Rehearsals:

To be scheduled between April 30 and May 21.

Performance:

Tuesday, May 22, 2012
8 p.m.
Circle in the Square Theatre

*   *   *   *   *   *   *

Now playing on Broadway at the Circle in the Square Theatre (1633 Broadway at 50th Street), The Wall Street Journal says GODSPELL is "a joyous romp that deserves to run...well, forever!" USA Today says "GODSPELL is cause to rejoice," and New York Magazine says "Go forth and enjoy!"   

Directed by Daniel Goldstein and choreographed by Tony Award nominee Christopher Gattelli (South Pacific), GODSPELL stars an incredible and diverse company of 10 young actors, starring Hunter Parrish as Jesus and Wallace Smith as Judas, and co-starring Uzo Aduba, Nick Blaemire, Celisse Henderson, Morgan James, Telly Leung, Lindsay Mendez, George Salazar and Anna Maria Perez de Tagle.

As previously announced, High School Musical star Corbin Bleu will return to Broadway as Jesus beginning Tuesday, April 17.

This first-ever Broadway revival of GODSPELL features all the good gifts of one of the most enduring shows of all time in a brand-new, updated and one-of-a-kind

production, complete with Stephen Schwartz's (Wicked, Pippin) Tony-nominated score filled with popular hits including "Day by Day," "Light of the World," "Turn Back, 

O Man" and many more.

Conceived and originally directed by John-Michael Tebelak with music and new lyrics by Stephen SchwartzGODSPELL originally ran for more than 2,600 performances in New York and spawned successful touring productions in major U.S. cities, a 1973 motion picture adaptation and countless international engagements for the past 40 years.

GODSPELL features scenic design by David Korins (Passing Strange), costume design by Miranda Hoffman (Well), lighting design by David Weiner (The Normal Heart), sound design by Andrew Keister (Company), orchestrations by Michael Holland (Hurricane) and musical direction by Charlie Alterman (Next to Normal).

The Broadway revival of GODSPELL is produced by Ken Davenport, Hunter Arnold, Broadway Across America, Luigi Caiola, Rose Caiola, Edgar Lansbury, Mike McClernon, The Tolchin Family, Guillermo Wiechers & Juan Torres and The People of Godspell. Associate producers include Dennis Grimaldi Production, Todd Miller, Pivot Entertainment Group, Chris Welch and Cedric Yau.

Visit GODSPELL online at www.godspell.com.

TICKETING AND PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE *

GODSPELL plays at Broadway's Circle in the Square Theatre (1633 Broadway at 50th St.). The regular weekly performance schedule is as follows:

     Tuesday evenings at 8 p.m. (*New Time*)
     Wednesday matinees at 2:30 p.m.
     Thursday and Friday evenings at 8 p.m.
     Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
     Sundays at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Tickets are $79.50 - $135.00 for all performances (all prices include a $2.00 facility fee) and are available by calling Telecharge.com at 212-239-6200 or by visiting www.telecharge.com/godspell.

Tickets may also be purchased in-person at the Circle in the Square Theatre Box Office.  Box Office hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and 12 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Sunday.  

Group sales (10+ tickets) are available by calling toll-free 1-855-DAY-BY-DAY (1-855-329-2932).

[* Performance schedule and pricing are subject to change at any time.]