By Robert Fulghum
Directed by Dave Bitter
Based on Robert Fulghum’s book, Kindergarten takes a funny, insightful, heartwarming look at what is profound in everyday life. It’s an evening of theatrical storytelling in revue format, with monologues, dialogues, and multiple voice narration, enhanced through the use of live piano underscoring, which provides fluidity, charm, and emotional texture, and seven optional original songs. The delightful stories feature colorful characters such as: a shy little boy who insists on playing the “pig” in his class production of Cinderella and steals the show; a man whose dream of flying carries him high over Los Angeles … in a lawn chair buoyed by surplus weather balloons; a “mother of the bride” who’s staged a perfect wedding—until the bowling ball of fate rolls down the aisle; and a modern-day Greek philosopher who finds the meaning of life in a piece of broken mirror from World War II. These stories celebrate our very existence, from the whimsy of childhood to the wisdom of old age. Kindergarten is a sure hit for almost any performing group.
Produced by Theatre Unlimited, Inc. at ,
Performances: June 5-28, 2015
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Auditions will be held on the following days:
Theatre Unlimited will be holding auditions for “All I Learned In Life I Learned In Kindergarten” Monday March 23rd and Tuesday March 24th at the First Congregational Church 54 S Jackson St Janesville. Use the entrance on Dodge St and go down stairs. Auditions will be 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Please prepare 16 measures of a song and you may need to do a reading.
Productions will be presented in 4 different locations throughout Janesville each weekend in June. There are no parts available for younger actors. All must be over 21. This is a family friendly show and will be an exciting way for actors to experience a traveling show.
For more information, please contact Director Dave Bitter at firstname.lastname@example.org