All I Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten
Conceived and adapted by Ernest Zulia
Directed by David Bitter
Based on Robert Fulghum's best-selling books, Kindergarten, a musical, takes a funny, insightful, heartwarming look at what is profound in everyday life. It's an evening of theatrical storytelling in revue format, with monologues, dialogues, and multiple voice narration, enhanced through the use of live piano underscoring, which provides fluidity, charm, and emotional texture, and seven original songs. The delightful stories feature colorful characters such as: a shy little boy who insists on playing the "pig" in his class production of Cinderella and steals the show; a man whose dream of flying carries him high over Los Angeles … in a lawn chair buoyed by surplus weather balloons; a "mother of the bride" who's staged a perfect wedding—until the bowling ball of fate rolls down the aisle; and a modern-day Greek philosopher who finds the meaning of life in a piece of broken mirror from World War II.
Produced by Theatre Unlimited, Inc. at Janesville Performing Arts Center, 408 South Main Street, Janesville
Performances: June 17-26, 2016
June 17, 2016 - 7p
June 18, 2016 - 7p
June 23, 2016 - 7p
June 24, 2016 - 7p
June 25, 2016 - 2p
June 25, 2016 - 7p
June 26, 2016 - 2p
Ticket Prices: $15.00 and $20.00
Call TBA for reservations or more information.
Auditions will be held on the following days:
The open audition is on Tuesday, March 15th and Wednesday, March 16th from 6:30 to 8p. You do not have to attend both dates.
At First Congregational Church, 54 South Jackson Street, Janesville, WI side entrance, down stairs in the basement.
Be prepared to sing a tune from any Broadway show since this is a musical and to read from the script.
Total of 5 men, 5 women, ages 21 and up. The story is made of multiple vignettes and the cast will play different characters throughout the story.
Director - Dave Bitter
Musical Director – TBA