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Father of the Bride
At the MONTICELLO OPERA HOUSE
Weekend and Evening Audition Times Available
Email Director@MonticelloOperaHouse.org or
Call 850/997-4242 for more information.
The adorable play first written in 1949 that inspired two classic movies starring Vincent Minelli (1950) and Steve Martin (1991). A comedy in three acts. Directed by Barbie Nettles.
Performances March 29-April 14. Friday and Saturday performances at 8:00 pm. Sunday performances at 2:00 pm.
Here are the roles that are still available:
- Ben Banks, brother of the bride, 17-18
- Tommy Banks, brother of the bride, 12-15
- Buckley Dunston, the groom, 23-28
- Buzz Taylor, Tommy’s best friend, 12-15
- Mrs. Banks, mother of the bride, 40’s-50’s
- Peggy Swift, Ben’s girlfriend, 16-18
- Delilah, the Bank’s Housekeeper, any age
Male or Female Roles
M/M Massoula, the caterer (the Martin Short role), any age
Joe/Josephine, the foreman, any age
M/M Pulitski, the seamstress, any age
Red/Scarlet, furniture mover, any age
Pete/Petunia, furniture mover, any age
Alex/Alexa, assistant to Tim, the florist, any age
Acting for Adults: Intro to Acting
Always wanted to try acting but haven’t had the opportunity— or maybe the courage? This class is a gentle, hands-on introduction to acting. Learn the jargon, apply techniques, explore and enjoy acting on stage. How far you’ll go is up to you. Brave just that first step on stage or challenge yourself to expand your abilities.
Instructor, Barbie Nettles is a local actor/director with experience in stage and film locally and in Los Angeles. Classes will meet once a week on Saturdays from 2:00-5:00 at the Monticello Opera House. Tuition is $150 for this eight week class which includes a $25 deposit to secure your spot. Payments should be made to the Monticello Opera House. Classes will begin when participants (8-12 per session) have registered. Be sure to inform us of date conflicts you may have with the class schedule. The Opera House is located on the courthouse circle at 185 West Washington Street, Monticello, Florida.
Questions? Email Barbie with your questions and phone number to InfiniteTalent@hotmail.com. She’ll be happy to give you a call.
Interested in another class? Let us know your interests. Classes are available in:
•Auditioning for Stage or Screen,
•Set Design, and
These will be offered upon request.
Classes for self-motivated young actors may also be offered.
The Monticello Opera House would like to thank each of our season sponsors for their generous and continued support.
Curt and Beth Blair
Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.
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