Hank Williams: Lost Highway
by S.T.A.G.E. Bulverde
May. 19 (2019)
A spectacular musical biography of the legendary singer-songwriter. The play follows his rise from his beginnings on the Louisiana Hayride, to his triumphs on the Grand Ole Opry, to his eventual self-destruction at age 29.
Director: Lou Garza
Director Lou Garza will hold open auditions for the S.T.A.G.E., Inc. 2018-2019 season production HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY the Music and Legend of Hank Williams, by Randal Myler and Mark Harelik.
Auditions will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at Krause House Theatre, 1300 Bulverde Road in Bulverde. Bring a prepared song with CD, cassette, or sheet music.
Scheduled show dates are July 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 27, 28.
Performers are needed for the following roles:
HANK WILLIAMS - A south Alabama hillbilly singer, thin.. (This part has been cast)
TEE-TOT - A black south Alabama street singer of indeterminate age.
THE WAITRESS - The keeper of an all-night diner somewhere in the south. A cheerful, lonely person.
MAMA LILLY - Hank's mother. A "Marjorie Main" - strong and somewhat overbearing.
HOSS - A member of Hank's band, The Drifting Cowboys. Plays upright ("doghouse") bass.
JMMY (BURRHEAD) - A member of Hank's band, plays lead electric guitar. From Oklahoma, especially so in his speech.
LEON (LOUDMOUTH) - Band member and a skillful on many instruments, featured on the fiddle. Pleasant and taciturn.
FRED ROSE (PAP) - A founder and executive of Nashville music publishing company. A Midwesterner from Chicago.
AUDREY WILLIAMS - Hank's first wife, later his professional widow. A blond Alabama beauty, sweet, exuberant and sure.
SHAG - The pedal steel guitarist
|Location: 1300 Bulverde Road , Bulverde, Texas, 78163-0575|
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