Auditions for the North Fork Community Theatre’s Youth On Stage production of Rent will be held Monday and Tuesday, May 23 and 24, 2022, at 7 p.m. at the NFCT. Callbacks will be held Wednesday, May 25, at 7 p.m.
Those planning to audition must be between the ages of 14 and 22. Rehearsals begin Tuesday, May 31. Performances are July 21 through August 7, 2022.
Plot Synopsis: Set in the East Village of New York City, Rent is about falling in love, finding your voice, and living for today. Winner of the Tony Award for Best Musical and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Rent has become a pop cultural phenomenon. with songs that rock and a story that resonates with audiences of all ages. Based loosely on Puccini’s La Boheme, Jonathan Larson’s Rent follows a year in the life of a group of impoverished young artists and musicians struggling to survive and create in New York’s Lower East Side, under the shadow of HIV/AIDS. How these young bohemians negotiate their dreams, loves and conflicts provides the narrative thread to this groundbreaking musical.
There are 8 principal actors with and an assortment of supporting characters, some of whom play various roles.
For more information, contact co-directors Joel Ehrlich (Joel@theharmonygroupllc.com; 914-522-6122) or Dina Mondello (Dinam12345@yahoo.com; 631-512-5026).