Pec Playhouse Theatre
Striving to make community theater the best it can be
Box Office & Info: 815-239-1210
Upcoming Audition Information
We are happy to announce open auditions for the next production at Pec Playhouse Theatre Bye Bye Birdie Artistic Direction by Anita Patterson Auditions will be May 8th and 9th at 7pm Auditions are held at Pec Playhouse Theatre 314 N. Main Street,  Pecatonica IL. Auditions will consist of: cold readings from the script individually & with other auditioners Singing a prepared song, learning some music from the show, learning and performnig a short dance routine. The rehearsal schedule will be determined by the director and is subject to the availability of the selected cast and crew. Performance Dates are July 14 - 30, 2017 Fridays & Saturdays @ 8pm Saturdays & Sundays @ 2pm Cast calls for: Principals (4 female; 5 male) Albert Peterson – young man in early thirties, President of Almaelou Music Corp. Rose Alvarez – Albert’s secretary, principal dancer and singer Conrad Birdie – rock star Mr. MacAfee (Harry) – father of Kim and Randolph Mrs. MacAfee (Doris) – mother of Kim and Randolph Kim MacAfee – 15 years old, very pretty and quite self-possessed Randolph MacAfee – Kim’s younger brother Teenagers (8 female; 3 male) Deborah Sue – Sweet Apple teenager (teen chorus) Margie – (teen chorus; speaks Act I, Scene 5; Act I, Scene 7) Alice – Sweet Apple teenager and Mayor’s daughter (teen chorus) Harvey Johnson – (teen chorus; speaks Act I, Scene 2) Helen – teenage singer (non-speaking) Nancy – (teen chorus; speaks Act I, Scene 5) Penelope – (voice; Act I, Scene 5; Act II, Scene 7) Suzie (non-speaking) Karl (non-speaking) Freddie (non-speaking) One Girl – (teen chorus; speaks Act I, Scene 4) Adults Mrs. Mae Peterson – Albert’s mother, the quintessential “Mamma” Gloria Rasputin – A big broad, tap-dancing “secretary” – Mae’s choice to replace Rosie Bartender (member of Male Quartet) Mayor – of Sweet Apple, Ohio Mayor’s Wife – Edna (member of Quartette, Act I, Scene 9) Mrs. Merkle – Ursula’s mother Mr. Johnson – Harvey Johnson’s father Conrad’s Guitar Man (non-speaking) Policeman – in New York train station (speaks Act I, Scene 4) First Reporter Second Reporter (non-speaking cameraman) Third Reporter Traveler – part of crowd in New York train station (speaks Act I, Scene 4 only) Trainman – (voice; Act I, Scene 4) From the Chorus (non-speaking) 2 Sad Girls (dancers) Travelers (adult chorus) Train Station Personnel (baggage handlers, etcetera) Policemen (several) – New York and Ohio Sweet Apple Parents (adult chorus) 2 Drum Majorettes TV Show Stage Crew: Stage Manager 4 Stagehands 2 Audio Men 2 Wardrobe Women Doctor Maude – proprietor/bartender of ‘Maude’s Roadside Retreat” (member of Male Quartet) Dishwasher (member of Male Quartet; speaks Act II, Scene 4) First Customer (member of Male Quartet; speaks Act II, Scene 4) Second Customer (member of Male Quartet; speaks Act II, Scene 4) Quartet of Townspeople (men) Sweet Apple Shriners (dancers) Various Voices Ed Sullivan (offstage) 2 Reporters (additional) – [one is a cameraman (non-speaking)] Fred – (Act I, Scene 5) Lee – (Act I, Scene 5) Phyllis – (Act I, Scene 5) Four Men – (Act I, Scene 7) Girl – (Act I, Scene 7) Train Conductor – (Act II, Scene 8) Another Parent – (Act II, Scene 6) Scripts will be available to read at The Pecatonica Pharmacy 9-6pm M-F If you have questions please contact: the PPT Box Office @ (815)239-1210