Firehouse Theatre announces auditions for new musical

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond’s Firehouse Theatre will hold auditions at the end of July for its new musical, “Wings.”

In it, a female pilot recovers from a stroke. Auditions will be Saturday, July 29, from 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Monday, July 31, from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., at the Firehouse Theatre at 1609 W. Broad Street in Richmond.

To sign up for an audition, email info@firehousetheatre.org your name, phone number, the role you’re auditioning for, and the day/date and time you’d like to audition. Please prepare 32 bars of a musical theatre song that shows off your range (bring sheet music), as well as a one-minute monologue.

Characters:
Emily Stilson (soprano): pilot recovering from stroke, appears at different ages from 40-80
The Doctor/Mr. Brambilla (baritone): age range 30-50
The Nurse/Mrs. Timmons (alto): age range 40-50
Amy (mezzo): therapist, ability to play the accordion is a plus, age range 25-45
Billy (bari-tenor): humorous patient, age range 50-70

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