Ring of Fire Audition Announcement

Ring of Fire Audition Announcement

 Landmark holds Auditions for Ring of Fire, the Music of Johnny Cash. 

Landmark Community Theatre will hold auditions for their September main stage production, RING of FIRE, a concert style musical that spotlights the music & life story of American Legend Johnny Cash, on Monday June 13th & Tuesday June 14th from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in the Arts Center Theatre of the Thomaston Opera House. This show will be Directed by Jim Luurtsema and Music Directed by Matt Albert. Casting calls for five featured characters. 

It is intended that all characters play the listed instrumentations, however playing an instrument on stage is not mandatory and auditioners without instrumental experience are more than welcome! 

  • TRENNA (F#3 - F#5) - Female vocalist, doubling on an acoustic guitar if possible.  
  • JASON (D3 - Ab5) - Male vocalist playing acoustic guitar.  DAVE (E3 - B5) - Male vocalist playing electric guitar, banjo and fiddle.  
  • EDDIE (E3 - F5) - Male vocalist playing acoustic and electric guitar.  
  • MARK (E3 - G5) - Male vocalist playing bass (preferably double bass, electric bass can be used) and various auxiliary percussion.    

Auditioners will be asked to sing a folk-style song, selections from the show are welcome. A piano accompanist will be available or you may bring your own guitar. If you plan to use the accompanist, please provide piano sheet music with your selection highlighted. Auditioners will also be asked to read from the script. Please come with a list of your expected calendar conflicts. Appointments recommended and can be arranged by contacting the business office at 860-283-8558 or emailing admin@landmarkcommunitytheatre.org. For additional information visit us online: www.landmarkcommunitytheatre.org or join our audition event: www.facebook.com/LandmarkCommunityTheatre 

About the show: Running September 3, 9, 10, 16, 17 @ 8pm & September 4, 10, 18 @ 2pm on the Thomaston Opera House Main Stage, Ring of Fire is a unique musical that features more than two dozen classic Johnny Cash hits—including “I Walk The Line,” “A Boy Named Sue,” “Folsom Prison Blues,” and “Ring of Fire”. A foot-stompin’, crowd-pleasin’ salute to an American legend, Johnny Cash's remarkable life story is told through his music, climaxing in a concert that will both move and exhilarate! 

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