One of the South's Premiere Theatre Companies

Augusta Junior Players

Creative dramatics is extremely beneficial as it serves to broaden and enrich the lives of young people by sharpening their talents, increasing self-confidence, communication skills, and promoting a sense of cooperation and teamwork. The Augusta Players fosters the artistic and creative development of young people through its active Jr Players (age 6 to 19.)

Through this vibrant and innovative program, children and teenagers are motivated by the desire to have fun in an atmosphere that is both comfortable and stimulating. We always have a fun-filled season planned with a variety of productions promising to appeal to young people of all ages!

Participation is encouraged through open auditions. For more information about how to become involved please call 706-826-4707 or email us at jrplayers@augustaplayers.org


LEGALLY BLONDE CAST LIST

( Posted: May 30, 2016 )

A huge thank you to all of those who came out and auditioned. You should all be super proud of yourselves! If you didn’t make it this time, please please please come audition again!!

For those cast, our first rehearsal will be on Tuesday May 31st from 5:00-7:00 at Jessye Norman School of the Arts. There will be a MANDATORY parent/cast meeting after rehearsal ends on Tuesday. If you are under 18, you must have a parent or guardian present.

Elle Woods: Lizzie Drake
Emmett Forrest: Vaughan Duncan
Warner Huntington III: Scott Anderson
Paulette Buonofuonte: Elaine Beachum
Vivienne Kensington: Brienna Hayes
Professor Callahan: Jack Chavous
Margot: Sydney Salway
Serena: Shelby Smith
Pilar: Olivia Aubrey
Sundeep Padamadan/Store Manager/Ensemble: Tres Taylor
Aaron Shultz/Ensemble: Anthony Cheang
Enid Hoops: Savannah Ray
Brooke Wyndham/Delta Nu Sister (Act 1): Kealy Ewart
Kyle B. O’Boyle: Zion Hogan
Elle’s Dad/Ensemble: DJ McDuffie
Nikos/Ensemble: Lucas LeBlanc
Chutney/Elle’s Mom/Ensemble: Ashley Westover
Whitney/Courtney/Ensemble: Sera Knittel
DA Joyce Riley/Ensemble: Molly Hooks
Delta Nu Sister/Ensemble: Kalena Welcher
Delta Nu Sister/Laker Girl/Ensemble: Te’Auna Daniel
Delta Nu Sister/Ensemble: Ramsey Brown
Delta Nu Sister/Hair Stylist at Hair Affair/Ensemble: Haley Ives
Delta Nu (Kate) /Ensemble: Lindy Kelly
Salon Customer/Ensemble: Eliza Epps
Grandmaster Chad/Ensemble: KJ Welcher
TV Reporter/Carlos/Ensemble: Jake Barnes
Winthrop/Ensemble: Zachary Pareizs
Lowell/Ensemble: Andrew Gordon-Virtue
Pforzheimer/Ensemble: Davis Peel
Colorist at Hair Affair/Ensemble: Andrew Wicklum
Pilot/Ensemble: Christopher Westover
Violinist/Ensemble: Will Smith
Judge/Ensemble: Nasir Peterson
Dewey/Ensemble: Hunter Berry
Prison Guard/Ensemble: Malachi Kent
Court Stenographer/Ensemble: Ella Kuhlke


Augusta Jr Players announce auditions for LEGALLY BLONDE

( Posted: April 13, 2016 )

LEgally Blonde

 

Augusta Jr Players AUDITIONS FOR LEGALLY BLONDE

OPEN TO AGES 13-19. May 22nd and 23rd from 4-8pm at Jessye Norman School of the Arts, located at 739 Greene St, Augusta, GA 30901.

For your audition, prepare a song from the show. An accompanist will be provided, but you must bring sheet music for them to follow. Singing with cd is allowed, but you must bring your own cd player or other device. There will be a cold reading from the script, as well as a dance audition, so please dress to move.

Stage Direction by Laura Butler, Music Direction by Paul Jones, Choreography by Kaitlyn Dunaway.

The show will tentatively be performed August 5, 6, and 7. BRING YOUR CALENDARS AND BE SURE TO LIST ALL YOUR CONFLICTS AT THE AUDITIONS.

NAMED CHARACTERS ARE AS FOLLOWS:

ELLE WOODS
The quintessential Valley Girl who follows her ex-boyfriend to Harvard Law School and realizes that she has more to offer than just a pretty face and a bubbly personality.
Gender: Female
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: Gb2

EMMETT FORREST
A smart and sensitive law student who takes Elle under his wing. He is charming, quirky, loveable, and friendly.
Gender: Male
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: B2

PAULETTE
A brash, caring, optimistic hair stylist who is friends with Elle and longs to find a man for herself.
Gender: Female
Vocal range top: A5
Vocal range bottom: A3

PROFESSOR CALLAHAN
A pompous, sleezy and manipulative law professor at Harvard who is highly successful, but completely immoral.
Gender: Male
Vocal range top: F#4
Vocal range bottom: A2

WARNER HUNTINGTON III
A good-looking but shallow and pompous guy who breaks Elle’s heart and heads off to Harvard Law.
Gender: Male
Vocal range top: Ab4
Vocal range bottom: Eb3

VIVIENNE KENSINGTON
A smart, savvy, and uptight law student and Warner’s fiancee who initially dismisses Elle, but grows to be her friend.
Gender: Female
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: A3

BROOKE WYNDHAM
An exercise video mogul who is also a former sorority girl. She is energetic and charismatic, yet currently on trial for murder.
Gender: Female
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: A3

ENSEMBLE
Greek Chorus; Students; Delta Nu Members

There is no fee to be in an Augusta Players show, but if cast, there are opportunities to purchase tshirts and duffel bags. You may also be asked to provide some costuming. Please DO NOT call the school as they are just providing space. If you have questions NOT ADDRESSED here, please call (706)-826-4707.


Tickets Available for Winnie the Pooh Jr

( Posted: March 28, 2016 )

ONLINE TICKETING IS NOW CLOSED, BUT THERE ARE STILL PLENTY OF SEATS AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE AT THE DOOR!  CORRECT CHANGE IS APPRECIATED!

Winnie the Pooh Kids web