HIGHLAND SUMMER THEATRE 2014

(our 48th Season)

Find show information here. Season brochures will be mailed in April; individual tickets on sale in May.

Rope
By Patrick Hamilton
7:30 p.m. May 27-31 in the Andreas Theatre
Made Possible By the General Mills
Gift Matching Program


Next to Normal
Music by Tom Kitt, book & lyrics by Brian Yorkey
7:30 p.m. June 11-14 in the Ted Paul Theatre

Boeing Boeing
By Marc Camoletti, Beverley Cross and Francis Evans
7:30 p.m. June 24-28 in the Andreas Theatre
Sponsored by the Minnesota State Mankato TRIO Programs

Hairspray
Music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, book by Mark O'Donnell and Thomas Meehan 
Based on the New Line Cinema film written and directed by John Waters

7:30 p.m. July 10-12 & 16-19 in the Ted Paul Theatre
Sponsored by Eide Bailly, Orthopaedic & Fracture Clinic and Farrish Johnson Law Office

 

AUDITIONS

Sunday, March 2
12:00 noon
in the Earley Center for Performing Arts

Please prepare a one-minute comic monologue and sing a song cutting (no more than 32 bars) from either
Next to Normal or Hairspray or BOTH!  There may be immediate cold-reading callbacks.
These will be short and efficient!  Available roles and salaries are posted below..

Any questions?  Contact Paul Hustoles

 

WORKING FOR HIGHLAND SUMMER THEATRE

Rope
May 19-May 31 (Performs May 27-31); two-week contract
Brandon @ $500; Rupert @ $450; Leila, Granillo @ $300;
Raglan, Sir Kentley @ $200

Next to Normal
June 2-14 (Performs June 11-14); two-week contract
Diana, Gabe, Dan & Natalie @ $500 each; Henry & Madden @ $400

Boeing Boeing
June 16-28 (Performs June 24-28); two-week contract
Bernard & Robert @ $500 each; Gloria, Berthe, Gabriella & Gretchen @ $400

Hairspray
June 26-July 19 (Performs July 10-12 & 16-19): four-week contract
Tracy @ $1,000; Edna, Corny, Velma, Penny, Maybelle @ $900;
Link, Seaweed, Wilbur, Little Inez @ $800

Rehearsal schedule, typical week: Su-Fri, 1:00-5:00 & 6:00-10:00; Saturday free

Actors may be contracted to play one or more roles.  Auditions at Region V KCACTF in
January 2014. Local auditions on March 2, 2014.
Video auditions are also accepted.


Musical performances are held in the Ted Paul Theatre, a 529 seat, fully equipped proscenium stage;
plays are performed in the Andreas Theatre (state-of-the-art black box) in the air-conditioned Earley Center for Performing Arts
of Minnesota State University, Mankato.  Over 10,000 patrons are expected to see this, our 48th season!

Academic credit is available to those interested (not required).  On-campus dorm housing is available for approximately $50/week for a double
but we usually find something better!                       

These technician positions available: Master Electrician, Properties Master, Assistant Stage Manager, 2 Scene Shop Assistants,
2 Costume Shop Assistants, House Manager.

Technicians should submit a resume.  Technical positions range from $1,700-$2,500 for the nine-week season.
All director and design positions are filled.

For additional information contact: Paul J. Hustoles, Artistic Director

at paul.hustoles@mnsu.edu and check out our website at MSUTheatre.com