Wednesday, September 2, starting at 3:30PM
A pianist will be available to play, but you are welcome to bring your own.
Make sure to select pieces that help us to imagine you in this production!
2 arias/songs from memory. At least one must be in French and one must be an aria from an opera or operetta.
A joke (no one-liners) or short humorous monologue/story from memory
King Ouf seeks a subject to execute for his annual birthday present. What he gets is a day of deception, confusion and inane antics!
Cast of Characters
King Ouf I, tenor
Ambassador Herisson Porc-Epic, baritone
Aloes, his wife, mezzo soprano
Tapioca, his secretary, tenor
Laoula, a princess from another kingdom disguised as Porc-Epic’s wife, soprano
Lazuli, a poor pedlar, mezzo trouser
Sirocco, royal astrologer, bass-baritone
Ladies in Waiting/Courtiers
Chief of Police, speaking