ASBURY MEMORIAL THEATRE COMPANY
of Savannah

Asbury Memorial United Methodist Church
1008 E Henry St at the corner of Waters Avenue
For more information Call (912) 233-3595 ... E-mail asburymemorialtheatre@gmail.com


Our Board of Directors:

Ray Ellis
Cheri Hester
Kimberly Smith
Kim Johnson
Karl Graham
Jamie Smith
Patrick Prokop
Linda Combs
Lawrence Hyde
Sam Durham
Dale Karacostas
Kimmie Sampieri
Elizabeth Jackson
Barbara Gooby
Jenny House
John Mason


Past Performances

Cotton Patch Gospel (2014)
Our Town (2013)
God's Favorite (2012)
Into the Woods (2012)
Side by Side (2011)
The Mikado (2011)
Pirates of Penzance (2010)
West Side Story (2003)
Steel Magnolias (2002)
Cotton Patch Gospel (2002)
Children of Eden (2001)
Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat (2000)
Quilters (2000)
Jesus Christ Superstar (1999)
Godspell (1998)
I Do, I Do (1998)
You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown (1997)
The Mikado (1997)
Man of LaMancha (1996)
HMS Pinafore (1996)
Pippin (1995)
Working (1995)
Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat (1994)
Pirates of Penzance (1994)


Our Next Production:

Autumn 2014
ASBURY MEMORIAL THEATRE COMPANY
PRESENTS: THE FANTASTICKS


Rehearsals for this production will begin September 2 with evening rehearsals 3-4 times a week from 6:30pm-9pm. The production dates are November 7, 8, (7:30pm) and 9 (3pm) AND November 14, 15 (7:30pm) and 16 (3pm).
Asbury Memorial Theatre presents "The Fantasticks" directed by Richie cook in Nov. 2014! Directed by Richie Cook, Musical Director is Kelli Horton. Auditions are August 25 & 26 from 6pm-8pm. Callbacks will be on Thurs., Aug. 28 from 6pm-8pm.

Please prepare a short monologue and 16 bars of a traditional musical theatre song. Choosing a song from the show is acceptable as well. Directed by Richie Cook, Musical Director is Kelli Horton.

Character Breakdown
THE ACTOR (HENRY) An aging, over-the-top Thespian who specializes in reciting Shakespeare, he is a commedia clown; his world is the stage and he knows no other reality. Male, 50-70 yrs old

Speaking Role
THE BOY (MATT) An innocent, young man who is searching for love and adventure. A bright guy, but naive and even foolish at times, approaching situations with a false bravado. Male, 18-25 yrs old Range: A2 - G4

THE BOY'S FATHER (HUCKLEBEE) A former boisterous navy man and meticulous gardener who fakes a fight with Bellomy in hopes of getting their children to fall in love. Male, 40-60 yrs old Range: A2 - F#4

THE GIRL (LUISA) A button-maker's young and pretty daughter, she is a romantic idealist who falls in love with Matt. She is naive, yet honest and tender. Female, 15-25 yrs old Range: B3 - B5

THE GIRL'S FATHER (BELLOMY) A fastidious button-maker and also a picky gardener who fakes a fight with Hucklebee in hopes of getting their children together. Male, 40-60 yrs old Range: A2 - F#4

THE MAN WHO DIES (MORTIMER) Henry's goofy sidekick and another former actor who specializes in stage deaths. A commedia clown, his world is the stage and he does not live in reality. Male, 30-50 yrs old
Speaking Role

THE MUTE A speechless presence who watches, acts as the wall, and deals with props; the "invisible" stage assistant. Should be able to easily assist in the story or fade into the background unnoticed. Male or Female, 20-50 yrs old
Pantomime Role

THE NARRATOR (EL GALLO) A rakish, handsome, sophisticated gallant and narrator of the show. He is warm, cordial, and inviting to the audience, but has his own darker moments. He aids the performers in orchestrating the story. Male, 30-50 yrs old Range: Ab2 - G4

Director: Richie Cook
Musical Director: Kelli Horton





THEATRE PATRONS:
WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE AN ASBURY ANGEL?
Without Patrons...and Lovers of the Arts...it would be very difficult to produce theatrical events.
So we’ve decided to call the patrons of our Theatre, “Angels.” What better name for someone who supports the Arts at a church?
The names of our “Angels” will appear in the program under the following categories:
Archangels—$300 and above
Guardian Angels—$200 to $299
Seraphim—$100 to $199
Cherubim—$25 to $99

Checks can be made payable to Asbury Memorial Theatre and sent to: Asbury Memorial UMC, 1008 East Henry Street, Savannah, GA 31401
PLAYBILL ADVERTISEMENT INFORMATION
The playbill for the show will contain business ads. If you have a business that you’d like included in the program, please send in your camera art to asburymemorialtheatre@gmail.com. If you would like for us to include your logo, it needs to be in digital format (JPEG or PDF) and must be 300 dpi resolution. All ads will be in Black and White. If you do not yet know what you would like your ad to say, please just email your intent to have an ad as soon as possible...as we need to determine how many pages the playbill will be.
Thank you for supporting the Asbury Memorial Theatre!

The cost of the Ads are:
1/4 Page (2.375"w x 3.875"h)…$25
1/2 Page (2.375"w x 8"h) …$50
Full Page (5"w x 8"h) …$100

Checks are made payable to Asbury Memorial Theatre and sent to: Asbury Memorial UMC, 1008 East Henry Street, Savannah, GA 31401
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