‘1776’ rings out for auditions

‘1776’ rings out for auditions

Palisades Players, the resident theater company at the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades in Tenafly, holds auditions for “1776” on Monday, September 12, and Tuesday, September 13, from 7 to 9 p.m.; callbacks will be on Sunday, September 18. Limited special appearance contracts and stipends are available. The production, with music and lyrics by Sherman Edwards and book by Peter Stone, will be directed by Nancy Ringham Smith, whose many Broadway performance credits include “The Threepenny Opera,” “My Fair Lady,” and “The Will Roger Follies.”

Come prepared to sing an uptempo and a ballad in the style of the show. Selections from “1776” are acceptable, but not preferred. Please bring sheet music in the correct key; an accompanist will be provided. The auditions also may include readings from the script. To schedule an audition, email palisadesplayers@jccotp.org.

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