Kilauea Drama & Entertainment Network (KDEN) announces auditions for its annual summer musical. This summer the community theater group will present Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.” Auditions will be held on Monday and Tuesday, May 20-21, at 6:30 p.m. at the Kilauea Theater in the Kilauea Military Camp in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park.
KDEN is looking for people of all ages to participate. Come prepared to sing, dance and possibly read scenes from the script. Show dates are July 12-28. Lead characters include: Prince/Beast, Belle ( the Beauty), Gaston (the antagonist), Lumiere (the valet), Mrs. Potts (the cook), Babette (the maid), Madame de la Grande Bouche (an opera singer), Cogsworth (the butler), Maurice (Belle’s father), Chip (Mrs. Potts’ son), Monsieur d’Arque (insane asylum proprietor) and Lefou (Gaston’s sidekick).
There is also an ensemble of Silly Girls, Enchanted Objects, and Townspeople. The show, based on the 1991 Disney film of the same name, features the music of Alan Menken with lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice and book by Linda Woolverton.
For more information call 982-7344, email email@example.com or check out KDEN’s Facebook page.