Performance dates: April 26 – 29 and May 3 – 6, 2018
Directed by Michael Wisniewski
Music Direction by Jim Pawloski
Choreography by Holly Haga Bills
Produced by Greg Burke
We are looking for 7 to 12 Girls Ages 6 to 13, 7 to 10 Women Ages 16 and up and 7 to 10 Men Ages 16 and up to fill principal and ensemble roles.
Those auditioning will be taught a song, asked to read selections from the script and will be taught a simple dance routine. Doors to the theatre will be open one hour prior to auditions so you will have plenty of time to complete paperwork, review the rehearsal schedule and relax! Please note that February 5th and 6th are auditions for adults with callbacks for the character “Annie” only. Please bring your calendar and be prepared to communicate any scheduling conflicts.
Truly one of the most popular musicals in America; the songs, the comedy, and the eternal optimism still fill the audience with tomorrow’s sunshine today. For those who don’t know, little orphan Annie finds a way to make friends with Daddy Warbucks – a millionaire – in the middle of the 30’s depression. Trouble sets in. The president of the U.S. is visited. And Annie somehow succeeds in make it all wonderful in the end. And the music: “It’s the Hard Knock Life,” ” I Don’t Need Anyone But You”, “Tomorrow,” and more! Winner of seven Tony Awards, this is entertainment for the whole family.
Auditions are open to the public and newcomers are welcome. For more information, visit our Facebook page, our website at www.baycityplayers.com or contact our office Monday thru Friday from 9a.m. to 1 p.m. at 989-893-5555.
What makes a successful marriage? Norman and Ethel should know after 48 years. What makes for a successful parent/child relationship? Chelsea and Norman have yet to find out, but Norman and Billy learn it right away. Come spend some time on Golden Pond. Watch Norman and Ethel live the answers to the eternal questions: how do I make a success of living with others? One of America’s most beloved plays still speaks to our minds and hearts. You’ll love it.Recommended for ages 10 and up.Those auditioning will be asked to read selections from the script. Limited scripts are available for check-out from the theatre office Monday – Friday from 9am to12pm for a $20 refundable deposit. Please contact the office Monday through Friday from 9am to 1pm at (989) 893-5555 for more in formation, or visit our website at www.baycityplayers.com Auditions will be held at Bay City Players,1214 Columbus Avenue, in Bay City.
Cast for Calendar Girls
Bay City Players announces the cast for Calendar Girls
Kathy Pawloski from Bay City as Chris
Debbie Lake from Saginaw as Annie
Jeanne Cadena from Bay City as Cora
Elise Williams from Saginaw as Celia
Gerry Vogel from Bay City as Brenda
Janet Dixon from Bay City as Jessie
Sarah Greene from Essexville as Ruth
Judy Harper from Flushing as Marie
Steve Moelter from Freeland as John
Cameron Pichan from Pinconning as Rod
Ed Borus from Bay City as Lawrence
Liz Dewey from Bay City as Lady Cravenshire
Erin Frye from Hemlock as Elaine
Andrew Hansen from Bay City As Liam
Calendar Girls is directed by Susan Craves.
Bay City Players will present Calendar Girls, January 26-28 & February 1, 2-4, 2018 at the Bay City Players, 1214 Columbus Avenue, in Bay City. Performance times are 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 3:00 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are available by visiting our website www.baycityplayers.com or by contacting the Bay City Players box office Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at (989) 893-5556. Evening box office hours begin on Friday, January 26, 2018. Hours are Friday and Saturday, January 26, 27 & February 1, 2 & 3 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Sunday, January 28 & February 4 from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Ticket prices are Students: $10.00, Adults: $20.00.
Bay City Players is a volunteer-based community theater dedicated to providing high quality theatrical experiences for the entertainment, education, and enrichment of the community.
The Recyclables “A Christmas Gift to the Community”
The Recyclables “Christmas Gift to the Community” will be presented at Bay City Players on Friday, December 15 at 7:00 p.m. This year’s show will feature The Recyclables and their guests, Los Gran Coro de Todos Los Santos. This outstanding chorus is from All Saints Parish, Bay City.Included in the show will be an audience sing-a-long of favorite Christmas carols. Tickets are free to the community, but are limited to the capacity of the theater and are general admission only. Tickets will be available at the Box Office, 1214 Columbus Avenue in Bay City beginning at 9 a.m. on Friday, December 1, 2017. Additional Box Office hours will be December 11th from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. No tickets will be held at the Box-Office. For questions, please call the theater at (989) 893-5555.
Cole In Your Stocking
Kevin Cole, piano & vocals
From Hollywood Bowl to Carnegie Hall…
From Kennedy Center to Royal Albert Hall…
World-renowned pianist, Kevin Cole, plays and sings all your holiday favorites in an evening of sparkling vocals and dazzling keyboard pyrotechnics. From Sleigh Ride to O, Holy Night, you will be transported by Kevin’s original arrangements of the best of holiday music. His tender vocals will melt the hearts of listeners on the coldest winter night, and his lightning fast dashing across the keyboard will leave you awestruck.
This is a show the entire family will love. You’ll find COLE IN YOUR STOCKING is a good thing!
When Saturday December 16, 7:30 PM
Sunday December 17, 3:00 PM
Where: Bay City Players ,1214 Columbus Ave. Bay City
Single Ticket Price – $20
IRVING BERLIN, composer of the number one holiday song of all-time, WHITE CHRISTMAS, said this about Kevin:
“Kid, if I could play piano like that, I wouldn’t have become a songwriter!”
HUGH MARTIN, composer of the number two holiday song of all-time, HAVE YOURSELF A MERRY LITTLE CHRISTMAS, said this about Kevin:
“My three favorite singers are Judy Garland, Mel Torme and Kevin Cole.
Like Judy Garland, someone like you comes along once in a century. And I do mean it!”
His outstanding piano work has garnered critics raves.
Andrew Patner, Chicago Sun-Times said:
“Kevin is a piano genius…he reveals an understanding of harmony, rhythmic complexity and pure show-biz virtuosity that would have had Vladimir Horowitz smiling with envy.”
Stages of Discovery 2018
Stages of Discovery Summer Workshops
Coming Summer 2018
Open to students completing 2nd through 12th grades!
Performance dates are January 26 – 28 & February 2 – 4, 2018
Directed by Susan Craves
4 Men Ages 20 – 50
9 Women Ages 40 – 70
Six women want to raise money for a new sofa in their hospital waiting room. Now, how do they do that? Well, there are all these hot men calendars out there, why not? Who cares if they may not be the hottest of women? The press latches on to the idea. The community can hardly wait. Success looms on the horizon until some hidden feelings surface amongst the women and “respectable” community member’s step in. Very funny, very loving, and very moving. A cheerful feel-good play: perfect for the heart of a Michigan winter. Recommended for ages 16 and up.
Those auditioning will be asked to read selections from the script. Limited scripts are available for check-out from the theatre office Monday – Friday from 9am to12pm for a $20 refundable deposit. Please contact the office Monday through Friday from 9am to 1pm at (989) 893-5555 for more information.