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    Helen Aberger

    <p class=”p1″>The Victorian Lyric Opera Company</p>
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″><b>Audition Announcement: </b><b><i>The Mikado </i></b><b>by W.S. Gilbert & Arthur Sullivan</b></span></p>
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Stage Directed by Helen Aberger / </span><span class=”s1″>Music Directed by Joseph Sorge</span></p>
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Performances: June 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 2017 at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, Rockville, MD</span></p>
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Auditions: </span><span class=”s1″>Thursday, January 12, 7-10pm, </span><span class=”s1″>Friday, January 13, 7-10 pm</span></p>
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Callbacks: Saturday, January 14, 7:30-10pm by invitation only.</span></p>
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Sign up: http://www.vloc.org/auditions</span></p&gt;
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Location: Bethesda Presbyterian Church, 7611 Clarendon Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814</span></p>
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Audition information: Please prepare one verse of a song in English and bring sheet music in the appropriate key for the provided accompanist. For those interested in a principal role, one short, cold reading will be provided. You will be asked to provide your scheduling conflicts for the rehearsal period of April through June.</span></p>
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Rehearsals: Most likely Sundays 2-6pm; Monday, Tuesday, and some Thursdays 7:30-10pm. Held at Holy Redeemer Church in College Park and Bethesda Presbyterian in Bethesda.</span></p>
    <p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Roles to be cast:</span></p>

      <li class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>The Mikado of Japan (bass or bass-baritone)</span>
      <li class=”p1″>Nanki-Poo, His Son, disguised as a wandering minstrel and in love with Yum-Yum (tenor)
      <li class=”p1″>Ko-Ko, The Lord High Executioner (comic baritone)
      <li class=”p1″>Pooh-Bah, Lord High Everything Else (baritone)
      <li class=”p1″>Pish-Tush, a Noble Lord (baritone)
      <li class=”p1″>Yum-Yum, a Ward of Ko-Ko, also engaged to Ko-Ko (soprano)
      <li class=”p1″>Pitti-Sing, a Ward of Ko-Ko (mezzo-soprano)
      <li class=”p1″>Peep-Bo, a Ward of Ko-Ko (soprano or mezzo-soprano)
      <li class=”p1″>Katisha, an elderly lady, in love with Nanki-Poo (mezzo or contralto)
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