THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW
A dynamic ensemble-based retelling of the famous Washington Irving story.
May 26th, Noon
ADDED AUDITION DATE Monday, June 17 at 7pm.
Bring a resume and headshot.
Sides will be provided.
THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW, Aug 23 - Sept 28, rehearsals begin July 30
Directed by Brian Newell
PLOT: In the quaint village of Sleepy Hollow, stories of wonder and strangeness surround the legend of a mighty headless Hessian. When the humble schoolteacher Ichabod Crane vies for the hand of the beautiful Katrina Van Tassel, the townsfolk might protest, but it is ultimately the Horseman who will decide his fate.
CASTING: 1 male, 1 female, 7 male or female supporting roles.
The roles of Ichabod, Brom Bones, and Katrina are played by actors of the appropriate gender. All other roles may be played by any gender.
ICHABOD CRANE – Role has been cast from the May audition.
GEOFFREY CRAYON – a New Yorker of distinction
BROM BONES – a roistering blade
KATRINA VAN TASSEL– a country coquette
BALTUS VAN TASSEL– a gentleman farmer
HANS VAN RIPPER – another gentleman farmer
PARSON VAN HOUTEN – a man of faith
RUPERT VAN BRUNT – a spiteful schoolboyGUNPOWDER – a weatherbeaten nag
OTTO VAN LANCKER– a willing believer
OLD BROUWER – a willful disbeliever
HORSEMAN – a headless Prussian mercenary