Auditions

November 3 & 5
4:00 – 6:00 PM

Rehearsals will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00 – 6:00 PM and will start November 10th

Please prepare a short Christmas Song for your audition.
Sides from the play will be provided to read.
You may also choose to prepare a short dance (At least 30 Seconds) as well.

 

CAST OF CHARACTERS

The Reindeer

Comet, Cupid, & Vixen – These reindeer are the ballerinas that will dance to “Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairies” song from “The Nutcracker”. Comet and Vixen are very sweet and pleasant. Cupid is extremely conceited and totally into herself, her looks and very bossy! They do not sing, only dance to this song. Prior ballet experience is not needed but some dance experience is helpful. They will sing along with The Sunny D Singers for the other songs in the show. Female

Blitzen – This reindeer is really high energy, very confident ad ready to entertain! Must be able to tap dance to the song “Blitzen’s Boogie” but does not sing this song.  Blitzen will sing along with The Sunny D Singers for the other songs in the show. Female

Prancer & Dancer – These reindeer are the Rappers that are cool! Real cool! Laid-back funky groove. They will need to “speak” their song , not sing it as they are “rapping” their song and moving like “Yo” to their song “ The Answer is Prancer”. Lots of hip-hop finger digs! They will sing along with The Sunny D Singers for the other songs in the show. Male or Female

Donner & Dasher – These reindeer are the cheerleaders with lots of high energy Pep-squad types! They will sing their song “ The Spirit of the Season” along with The Sunny D Singers while performing a simple choreographed cheer for the winning team! They will sing along with The Sunny D Singers for the other songs in the show. Male or Female

Rudolph – This reindeer is the leader over the other reindeers and displays a more mature attitude and speaks with great authority. He clearly is annoyed with the reindeers and expresses his opinion! He will sing along with The Sunny D Singers for the other songs in the show. Male or Female

The News Crew

CNN WKIDS News Reporters (2) – Well dressed, executive look. Very confident speakers who tell the news with formal expression and professional dialogue. Male or Female

Camera Crew (2) – no speaking parts. Will be carrying a video camera on shoulder to be at the locations the reindeers go to and provide live T.V. feed. Male or Female

The Chorus

The Sunny D Singers – This will be a chorus of 8-10 singers and will be singing the songs in the show. Prior chorus or singing experience on stage is helpful. This is a great opportunity to perform in a musical without having speaking parts, increase musical skills and gain more confidence!

Runaway Reindeers

December 17 – 19th

All shows at 10:00 AM

Ticket Price: All ages $5

Written & Directed by Claudia Bradford

Every holiday season we all get excited with seeing  the beautiful decorations, baking cookies, wrapping presents, singing holiday songs and giving gifts to our friends and family. Santa and his reindeers are also busy with loading up lots of presents to deliver to all the good little boys and girls around the world. This year, Santa’s reindeers have been invited to the Blue Ridge Community Theater in Blue Ridge, Georgia to perform their number one hit “North Pole Rock n’ Roll”, along with The Sunny D Singers to sing all their holiday favorites for a rockin’ holiday show!!! Not only that, CNN’s own WKIDS News team will be reporting live for television right inside the theater for kids around the world to see! Find out what happens when those reindeers decide they are tired of delivering packages to children and have other plans! Lots of laughs and lots of holiday cheer! A holiday sing-a-long will follow right after the show, so come join the fun and don’t forget to where your favorite holiday outfit!