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LC holds Opera Musical Theater auditions – Laredo Morning Times

Theatre productions continue at Laredo College and are making many actors’ dreams come true with the upcoming auditions of an opera musical fall production.

“Cyrano de Bergerac” is a romantic musical comedy about a man who is very self-conscious about the size of his nose. He is convinced that he is unlovable, despite their profound feelings of love for a beautiful woman. Cyrano is also the poet and great swordsman.

Using a handsome tongue-tied man, who will be also in love with the same woman, Cyrano woos her by proxy simply by speaking Cyrano’s words to her. Although initially attracted to the handsome man’s looks, she falls deeply within love along with the soul and poetry of his words plus no longer cares regarding his appearance. However, before the men can explain the truth of the situation in order to the lady, the good looking man is usually killed in battle and with no way to prove the facts and unwilling to stain the particular reputation of the fallen guy or to cause the woman more pain, Cyrano chooses in order to let the truth of their love remain hidden.

The Laredo College Visual plus Performing Arts Department will bring these humorous and romantic characters to life during the 2022 fall production of “Cyrano de Bergerac. ” The particular department is definitely looking for talented actors, actresses, singers and sword fighters to join the particular opera music, which can be set to fill the stage with a romantic and comic production scheduled between Oct. 27 plus Nov. 6.

Auditions will be held on July 25 at 7 p. m. in the Guadalupe and Lilia Martinez Fine Arts Center, Room 102. No experience is necessary to audition but is certainly preferred. The person should possess singing or acting abilities, problem-solving skills and a team player mentality. The particular department is looking for around 25 male and female participants. No children’s roles will be auditioned for this production.

Prepared songs are encouraged but not required. Selected scenes will certainly be provided for those auditioning in order to read plus sing. The performers ought to wear clothes that allow them to move freely during the auditions.

The particular director will make the final selection with the advice of other professionals. The selected cast members that are eligible is going to be required to enroll in the Opera Musical Theatre and/or Stage Movements course from Laredo University. They must also be aware that students commit in order to participating in extended hours besides class hours.

Class begins on Aug. 22, 2022. The particular Opera Music Theatre may meet upon Mondays and Wednesdays from 7-8: 40 p. m. The Stage Movement can meet on Tuesdays plus Thursdays through 7: 05-9: 35 g. m. Rehearsals and participation will be prolonged throughout the week.

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