Into the Woods
By James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim
Directed by Bryan Quinn
“Into the Woods” brings to musical life Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Little Red Ridinghood
and other well-known Grimm’s fairy tale characters. Interwoven with these classic tales is the story of the
Baker and his wife, whose longing for a child is thwarted by an evil witch who just happens to live next
Produced by Watertown Players at Watertown High School, 825 Endeavour Dr., Watertown
Performances: August 7-15, 2009
Performance Times: Friday, August 7, 7:30 pm; Saturday, Aug. 8, 2:00 pm; Friday, Aug. 14, 7:30 pm; Sat., Aug. 15, 7:30 pm
Ticket Prices: Adults: $9.00 at the door; $7.00 in advance; Seniors (65+) & children: $6.00
Call 920-798-4159 for reservations or more information.
Auditions will be held on the following days:
There are many roles available, including Little Red Riding Hood, the Wolf, Granny, Cinderella,
her step-mother, two step-sisters and father, the Baker, his wife, the evil witch, Jack, his mother, Rapunzel,
the Steward, Snow White, Sleeping Beauty, two handsome but insincere princes, the Mysterious Man
and the Narrator. The show is under the direction of Bryan Quinn, with musical direction by Juanita
Edington. The show will be presented at the Watertown High School August 7, 8, 14, and 15th.
Those wishing to try out for a part should prepare a musical piece, preferably from the show or
another Broadway musical, of no more than two minutes in length or approximately sixteen bars. The piece
should demonstrate the singer’s vocal abilities. Vocal selections for audition use, as well as the script of the
show, will be available for in-library perusal at the circulation desk of the Watertown Public Library.
Full audition details, including audition forms, are available on-line at www.watertownplayers.org.
For further information or questions please contact the Watertown Player’s box office at (920) 798-4159.