HIGHLAND SUMMER THEATRE 2015

(our 49th Season)

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

The Foreigner
By Larry Shue
7:30 p.m. May 226-30 in the Andreas Theatre
Made Possible By the General Mills
Gift Matching Program


Xanadu
Book by Douglas Carter Beane, music & lyrics by Jeff Lynne and John Farrar
7:30 p.m. June 10-13 in the Ted Paul Theatre
Made Possible By the Generosity
of an Anonymous Donor


Doubt
By John Patrick Shanley
7:30 p.m. June 23-27 in the Andreas Theatre
Sponsored by the Minnesota State Mankato TRIO Programs

The Addams Family
Book by Marshall Brickman & Rick Elice, music & lyrics by Andrew Lippa. Based on characters created by Charles Addams
7:30 p.m. July 9-11 & 14-18 in the Ted Paul Theatre
Sponsored by Orthopaedic & Fracture Clinic, Farrish Johnson Law Office and Lyle Wichmann

 

AUDITIONS

Sunday, March 1
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
Xanadu or The Addams Family 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

The Foreigner
May 18-May 30 (Performs May 26-30); two-week contract
Charlie, Catherine, Betty @ $450; Froggie, David @ $400; Owen, Ellard @ $300;

Xanadu
June 1-13 (Performs June 10-13); two-week contract
Kira, Sonny @ $500; Ensemble of four women, three men @ $400 each

Doubt
June 15-27 (Performs June 23-27); two-week contract
Fr. Flynn, Sr. James @ $450; Mrs. Muller @ $200 (Sr. Aloysius is cast).

The Addams Family
June 22-July 18 (Performs July 9-11 & 14-18): four-week contract
Gomez, Morticia @ $900; The Addamses (5, not including Pugsley) & Beinekes (3) @ $700

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 2015. Local auditions on March 1, 2015.
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 49th 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!                       

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