The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
AUDITION DATES: OCT. 9&10, 4-7 P.M.
Cast 4 Men, 6 Women, 8 boys, 9 Females, and an ensemble of Choir members, Baby Angels, and shepherds
The children roles are mostly age 9-14, with the exception of the baby angels which can be as young as 5.
Father (Bob Bradley) – solid family man
Mother (Grace Bradley) – trim and attractive
Beth Bradley – the narrator, strong voice and stage presence
Charlie Bradley – kid brother
Ralph Herdman – ragged, scroungy, slouching manner, touch of adolescent cool
Imogene Herman – loud, bossy, crafty
Leroy Herdman – tough, sure of himself
Claude Herdman – tough, combative
Ollie Herdman – looking for trouble, Claude’s usual partner in crime
Gladys Herdman – small, wiry, feisty
Alice Wendleken – prim, proper, pain in the neck
Mrs. Martha Armstrong – largish woman, managerial in voice and manner
Mrs. Ida Slocum – pleasant, motherly woman
Mrs. Edna Clark – church lady
Mrs. Clara Clausing – church lady
Mrs. Bertha McCarthy – younger, imperious version of Mrs. Armstrong
Maxine, Elmer Hopkins, Hobie, David, Beverly, Shirley, Juanita, Doris – children in church
Reverend Hopkins – minister, can be any age
Firemen, choir members, baby angels and shepherds – members of the church
Performance dates: November 12-19 , 2017
Rehearsal is Monday - Thursday with potential Saturdays. First read through will be Friday Oct. 13th with Parent meeting.
In this hilarious Christmas tale, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids - probably the most inventively awful kids in history. You won't believe the mayhem - and the fun - when the Herdmans collide with the Christmas story head on!
Our Auditions and Rehearsals are Held at 1662 Morrow Street Green Bay WI. Please Park along the fence in the rear parking lot.