***Please note this play both rehearses and performs online using the Zoom platform!***
Synopsis: After School Special is a short skit-type show that includes monologues, scenes, and commercials chronicling the trials and tribulations of kids in the year 2021!
"The Singers" - They each sing an American Idol style song.
Maria - She is helping her uncle with a woodworking project when he hilariously loses a body part, literally and figuratively.
Jake - In an effort to be a cool kid, he brings an unexpected guest in as his show-and-tell.
Kevin - He is auditioning for "The Lion King," although he does not know that the character sings, and he makes a fool of himself.
Ella - She is trying to win a contest for smiling the longest.
Christie - When the girls' basketball team must move practice to give space for the boys' practice, Christie realizes that while her father might have hoped to have a boy, he loves her and will stick up for her.
Gina - She is enjoying her new single life, only to realize that she wants her boyfriend back ASAP.
Kiki - She is being harassed by a classmate, Chrissy, for her homework, only to found out that Pete, her crush, wrote a note to her, or did he.
Meredith - She is trying to get a good grade on her report by kissing up to the teacher.
Eddie - He is asking random strangers in front of 7/11 if they think he is strange.
Susan - She is complaining to her aunt by letter, that she didn't send enough money in her birthday card.
Stacey - She is celebrating being a little sister, even if that means she sometimes acts like a brat.
Niles - He is obsessed with lunch ladies, and their food.
Freddie - He is desperately trying to wake up his parents after being chased through the house by a monster.
The Commercialists - They perform short commercials, selling everything from fried chicken to pet-sitting services.
Millie - She is encouraging sisters of America to rise up against brothers of America that purposely damage dolls.
For Those Previously Scheduled, Where Are Auditions?: Auditions will be held online using the Zoom platform. A dedicated link will be sent to everyone with an audition scheduled.
Performance Guidelines: This production is non-equity and there is no pay. There are no fees to participate. Performances will take place a online using the Zoom platform.
All times are EASTERN STANDARD Mandatory Rehearsals (Must attend at least 4 of the 8 rehearsals as well as dress rehearsal to perform)
Saturday, July 10th - 4:30PM till 6PM Monday, July 12th - 6:30PM till 8PM Sunday, July 18th - 4:30PM till 6PM Monday, July 19th - 6:30PM till 8PM Saturday, July 24th - 4:30PM till 6PM Monday, July 26th - 6:30PM till 8PM Tuesday, July 27th - 6:30PM till 8PM Wednesday, July 28th - 6:30PM till 8PM
Mandatory Dress Rehearsal Saturday, July 31st 12PM till 3PM
Mandatory Performances Saturday, July 31st @ 4PM, 7PM Sunday, August 1st @ 3PM, 6PM