Pontiac Theatre IV Announces Auditions for Disney’s Mulan, Jr

By on January 27, 2019

Pontiac Theatre IV is pleased to announce our upcoming auditions for Disney’s Mulan, Jr. Based on Disney’s Oscar-nominated film, Disney’s Mulan Jr is a heartwarming celebration of culture, honor and the fighting spirit. With hit songs and a story packed with action, humor and heart, Disney’s Mulan Jr brings ancient China to life with a modern sensibility. An invasion has occured, and it is up to the misfit Mulan and her mischievous dragon sidekick, Mushu, to save the Emperor! Defying the village matchmaker, Mulan takes up arms and disguises herself as a boy in order to spare her father from having to serve in the army. As the great battle with the Huns approaches, Mulan must choose between revealing her true identity as a girl or saving all of China with her clever plan.

Disney’s Mulan Jr has music and lyrics by Matthew Wilder and David Zippel, Stephen Schwartz, Jeanine Tesori and Alexa Junge. The music is adapted and arranged and additional music and lyrics are by Bryan Louiselle. The book is adapted and additional lyrics are by Patricia Cotter. Disney’s Mulan Jr is based on the 1998 Disney fil “Mulan” and the story “Fa Mulan” by Robert D. San Souci.

Disney’s Mulan Jr is directed by Laura Johns with Assistant Director Dania Schippers. The producers are Sandy Black and Ann Marie Ferrell. Music direction is by Karlene Hillert with choreography by Donna Tomassi.

Auditions will be held at The Michigan School for the Arts (819 Golf, Pontiac) on Sunday, February 3 at 4:00 pm; Monday, February 4 at 6:30 pm and Wednesday, February 6 at 6:30 pm. The show dates (8 performances) are May 10, 11, 12, 17, 18 and 19, 2019. Auditioners will be asked to read from the script and sing for the music director.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact director Laura Johns at redskyatnight35@aol.com or (269) 217-3178

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