The Pearland Theatre Guild kicks off its 3rd season with Grease, the musical. It's the beloved rock n' roll celebration of teen angst, fast cars, and first loves all set in the fabulous fifties. This production is on stage August 29-September 21 and features the irresistible songs from the Tony Award nominated Broadway show and hit movie, including "You're The One That I Want," "Summer Nights," "Born to Hand Jive", "Hopelessly Devoted To You," "Greased Lightnin'" and many more.
Grease follows love-struck bad-boy Danny and girl-next-door Sandy in a thrilling injection of pure fun with astounding dancing and amazing songs. So,get out your leather jackets and pull on your bobby socks with Rydell High's senior class of 1959.
Written by: Warren Casey, Jim Jacobs
Director-choreographer for Grease is Brennan Blankenship with musical direction by Eduardo Guzman. The Artistic Director is Renee van Nifterik.
We Are Monsters is a hilarious new musical that follows human kids into a monster cabaret filled with quirky monster characters. The adventurous humans uncover vegetarian vampires and rock n' roll werewolves, gradually realizing there may be more to these monsters than meets the eye! Most importantly these monsters and kids discover the importance of friendship and celebrating in the attributes that make each of us different and unique. This fantastic ensemble of Vampires, Werewolves, Monsters, and Humans offers fun roles for everyone and every experience level! A perfect opportunity for young actors!
Audition Dates: Saturday, Sept. 6 at 11:00am and Sunday, Sept. 7 at 6:30pm.
Important information: Seeking a cast of up to 25 children ages 7-13. No experience is necessary. Please bring a headshot and resume, if available. Performers should memorize a Disney song or a song from a broadway musical. They can bring either sheet music or instrumental/karaoke CD for accompaniment to the audition either on CD, phone, or Ipod. They will also be asked to learn a brief piece of choreography and must come dressed to move with closed toe shoes. No heels, crocs, or sandals, please. They will also asked to read from the script. Production fee is $175, if cast and payable the first rehearsal. Rehearsals will generally be Tuesday and Thursday evenings as well as Saturday afternoons. A complete rehearsal schedule will be available at auditions. Production fee includes acting, vocal, and dance performance training, keepsake script, music CD, a fully produced show with set, lighting, make-up, and costumes, as well as two 2 tickets to the show!
Directed by: Renee van Nifterik
Choreography by: Brennan Blankenship
Musical Direction by: TBD
Show dates: October 24, 25, 26 Nov. 1, 2. This cast will also perform at the The Pearland Art & Crafts on the Pavilion at Pearland Town Center Mall on Oct. 4 at 11:00.
September 13 - October 18, 2014
Grades Pre-K - 2nd
Your child will have a blast developing imagination, creativity, and storytelling with fantastic puppets! They will learn to make different puppets and how to use their voices to tell great stories with their puppets while making new friends. Taught by Ms. Brennan. Tuition: $90. A free puppet showcase will be held on the last day of class for family and friends!
September 29 - November 3, 2014
Learn the basics of acting, stage presence, voice projection while developing self-confidence, imagination, and creativity. Tuition: $90. Includes free showcase for friends and family on the last day of class.
September 29 - November 3, 2014
Mondays 6:30 -7:30pm
Learn acting, stage presence, voice projection while further developing self-confidence, imagination, and creativity. Tuition: $90. Includes free showcase for friends and family on the last day of class.
September 30 - November 4, 2014
Learn to be a triple threat in performance! Learn acting, singing, and dancing in this fun-filled class. Taught by Ms. Brennan. Tuition: $90. Free showcase on the last day of class for friends and family!
October 4 - November 15, 2014
Disney's The Jungle Book, Kids taught by Brennan Blankenship. The jungle is jumpin' with jazz in Disney's THE JUNGLE BOOK KIDS. Specially adapted from the classic film, this musical includes all your favorite Disney tunes, like "The Bare Necessities," and "I Wan'na Be Like You. Auditions will be held the first day of class. Tuition: $175. Two public performances Nov. 15 at 1 and 3:30pm. All performance tickets $5.