Auditions for Music of The Bahamas
Shakespeare in Paradise is pleased to announce auditions for Music of The Bahamas by Nicolette Bethel & Philip A. Burrows, a docu-musical adapted from E. Clement Bethel’s M.A. Thesis Music in The Bahamas: its Roots, Rhythm and Personality.
Music of The Bahamas will be directed by Philip A. Burrows, and the Musical Director for this production is Adrian Archer.
Music of The Bahamas is one of the featured Bahamian pieces of Shakespeare In Paradise (October 5 – 12, 2009). Last produced live in 2003, it will introduce new audiences and cast members to the origins and development of indigenous Bahamian music.
Auditions will be held on Saturday, August 15, 2009, beginning at 4:00 p.m. at Saint George’s Anglican Church, Montrose Avenue.