Due to availability at the rec center, we’ve had to revise our Dick Tracy Jr workshop and performance schedule. Sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused. Please scroll down to learn more.
SUMMER 2018 REVISED SCHEDULE
Do Something Fun This Break With Our Summer Junior Broadway Camp!
SUMMER CAMP PRESENTED BY:
T3 Triple Threat Youth Mentors
Director: Morie Williams, Nakiya Olds Edwards, and Nicholas Hessling
Choreography: Morie Williams & Nakia Olds-Edwards
Arts Educators: Amy Steinberg, Brissa Gamino, Solene Trahand
PRODUCTION INFO: T3 Triple Threat Youth Mentors (T3) proudly presents Dick Tracy JR. Our 2018 summer production starts with auditions on June 15. Rehearsals start on or around June 18 and run through August 17. Performance dates are August 15, 16, 17, 22, 23 & 24. 7:30PM
We are now inviting kids and teens from of all cultural backgrounds to become part of our Dick Tracy JR family. Whether a casual enthusiast or aspiring professional all are welcome and encouraged to attend. A good attitude and willingness to learn is just as important as experience. Everyone gets a part!
WHAT TO EXPECT: Through this experience, novice performers will learn about the audition process, in addition to experiencing what it’s like to be in a musical theatre production
Experienced and aspiring professionals will learn how to better craft their best audition and performance, both on and off stage.
SCHOLARSHIP: Apply for a scholarship which covers between 25% & 50% of tuition. Scholarships vary as they are based on household income.
AGE REQUIREMENTS: Kids Cast (Kcast) ages 7-12 Teen Cast (Tcast) ages 13-18
Friday, June 15 5:00pm – 8:00pm – Kcast ages 7-12
Saturday, June 16, 11:00am –2:00pm – Kcast ages 7-12
PERFORMANCE DATES: August 15, 16, 17, 22, 23 & 24. 7:30PM
CALLBACKS: Performers interested in lead roles will be called back at a later date. To be announced.
AUDITION REQUIREMENTS: Headshots and resumes are encouraged. All performers should be prepared to learn a short dance combination in the style of the show. Performers auditioning for leads will be asked to sing. Please prepare one up-tempo and one ballot. Song selection should be no longer than one minute and best show performers vocal abilities. Your instrumental or karaoke tracks should be on a phone, iPod or CD.
ROLES: Dick Tracy, Breathless Mahoney, Tess Trueheart, Flat Top, Big Boy, Mumbels, Crewy Lou, Police Officers, High Society couple, King and Queen of Malonia, Reporters, Tour Guide, Tour Kids, The Paparazzi & News Paper person.
STORY: The story is a simple crime caper. King Leopold III of Balonia and his overbearing, impatient wife are owners of the world’s largest gem, the fabulous Balonian Diamond. Big Boy had planned to steal the diamond for Breathless Mahoney, but after the heist, no one is quite sure who has the diamond. Dick Tracy is on the case, and after a chase sequence that makes the most out of every part of the stage and scenery, he is able to pinpoint the real criminal masterminds and return the diamond to the Balonian royalty!
Dick Tracy Character Break Down:
Dick Tracy: Know as the hero in the America comic strip Dick Tracy. Tracy is a tough and intelligent detective who uses advanced gadgetry, and wits in his relentless pursuit of criminals. When he’s not fighting crime he’s trying to impress Tess Trueheart. A charming leading man needs strong acting abilities – does not sing or dance.
Tess Trueheart: Dick Tracy’s sweetheart, she’s witty, sophisticated and helps Tracy put dangerous criminals behind bars. Sings, dances, and acts.
Breathless Mahoney: This bad girl uses her charm to entice her victims to do her dirty work. Sings, dances, and acts.
Flat Top: Always on the run from Dick Tracy. Sings, dances, and acts.
Big Boy: The brains of the operation, always trying to get away with something.
Mumbels: Part of the bad boy crew, however, no one can understand what he says because he’s always mumbling.
Crewy Lou: Don’t let her innocent looks fool you. Trouble is her middle name!
Queen of Malonia: Loud, proud and not afraid to voice her opinion.
King of Malonia: Soft-spoken, and knows that the Queen, is the real boss.
Ensemble: Police Officers, High Society couple, Reporter, Tour Guide, Kids (on tour), The Paparazzi, News Paperboy/girl
CONTACT: (619) SUN-ARTS (619) 786-2787 or email here