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Auditions open for Dassel-Cokato production

Dassel-Cokato Community Theatre is posting an audition call for its summer musical production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor- Dreamcoat"

Auditions are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, May 23, or 7 p.m. Monday, May 24, at the Dassel-Cokato Performing Arts Center, located on the northeast corner of the Dassel-Cokato High School.

Rehearsals will begin late May. Performance dates are July 22, 23, 24, and 25. This production is co-sponsored by Dassel-Cokato Community Education and the Dassel-Cokato Arts Association.

Cast requirements are 17 men, two women, a chorus of men and women, as well as a children's chorus.

Audition preparation:

Women and children: bring a vocal-range song. An accompanist will be available.

Men: vocal-range song, as well as any song that incorporates an Elvis Presley impression, if possible.

Joseph: prepare to sing "Close Every Door." Pick up a copy of this music in the Dassel-Cokato Community Education office.

Everyone: bring your summer conflict schedule (vacations, weddings, etc.)

If unable to attend either date, or if you have any questions, contact Director David Metcalf at (320) 286-5630, Production Assistant Deb Moen at (612) 236-5137 or Colleen Compton at Dassel-Cokato Community Education at (320) 286-4120. This activity is funded, in part, by the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund through a grant from the CMAB as appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the vote of the people of Minnesota Nov. 4, 2008.