Auditions for Sweet Land the musical workshop July 6th – 13th

Sweet Land the musical auditions – Pastor  Sorenson & Musician -Actors

We are auditioning April 13 – 11am to 3pm at Lake Harriet United Methodist Church for Sweet Land the musical workshop. The workshop is July 6th – July 13th with a free public performance in the evening July 13th (Monday). We will have at least two music rehearsals prior to the actual workshop. This workshop was made possible thanks to the Artists Initiative Grant received to explore movement element in Sweet Land the musical.

Watching the film, Sweet Land, is a great way to see the story.
Check out the website also – http://www.sweetlandthemusical.com

Audition appointments: equity or non- equity actor/actress/musicians

Pastor Sorensen – Lutheran, male, 40 to 50 years of age, stern but kind

Musician/actors/actress’ – accordion, fiddle, upright bass, guitars, mandolin, banjo, reeds, piano, baritone and any other instruments you may play. Please let us know what instruments you play! The musicians are a huge part of Sweet Land. They play instruments, sing, have speaking lines and move/dance.

Creators:
Perrin Post (producer, director, book)
Laurie Flanigan Hegge (lyrics & book)
Dina Maccabee (composer)
Robert Elhai (music director/orchestrator)
Brian Sostek & Megan McClellen (co-directors/movement)

Cast: Ann Michels (Inge), Robert Berdahl (Lars/Olaf), Tinia Moulder (Brownie), Jon Hegge (Frandsen), Holly Schroeder (character women), Jefferson Slinkard (character men), Matt Reihle (musician/auctioneer)

*We are looking for at least 3 to 4 other musician/actors plus Pastor Sorenson.

Lake Harriet United Methodist Church
4901 Chowen Avenue south, Minneapolis, 55410
(Located off 50th between Beard & Chowen behind (The Waters – assisted living care facility).

Please contact: Perrin Post (perrinpost@aol.com) for audition appointment.
If you are not available to audition on the 13th but still interested please send a video of you playing your instrument(s) and singing.