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Author:  Russie49 [ Wed Aug 08, 2007 7:31 pm ]
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From most important to least?

please

Author:  Artistic_heart [ Sun Sep 16, 2007 8:05 pm ]
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Prof. Harold Hill - a dynamic con man, baritone (A flat - high F)
sings - "Ya Got Trouble", reprise of "Ya Got Trouble"; "76 Trombones";
"Sadder But Wiser Girl"; "Marian Librarian"; one verse of "Till There Was You";
reprise of "76 Trombones/Goodnight My Someone"; reprise of "Till There Was You".

Marian Paroo - a stuffy soprano (low G - high A)
sings - as part of chorus in "Iowa Stubborn"; "Piano Lesson/If You Don't Mind
My Saying So"; "Goodnight My Someone"; "My White Knight"; "Will I Ever Tell You";
a few lines at the end of "Gary Indiana"; "Till There Was You"; reprise of "76
Trombones/Goodnight My Someone"

Winthrop - Marian's lisping baby brother, alto (C - E flat)
sings - aspart of chorus for "76 Trombones"; a solo section of "Wells Fargo Wagon";
"Gary Indiana"

Mrs. Paroo - Marian's Irish mom, mezzo (A flat - E flat)
sings - as part of chorus in "Iowa Stubborn"; "Piano Lesson/If You Don't Mind
My Saying So"; as part of chorus for "76 Trombones" and "Wells Fargo Wagon";
a few lines at the end of "Gary Indiana"

Mayor Shinn - a blustery politician (non-singing)
may sing (if able) as part of chorus for "Iowa Stubborn" and "Wells Fargo Wagon"

Eulalie - his peacock wife; alto (D - D)
sings - as part of chorus in "Iowa Stubborn"; has lines in "Pickalittle" and reprise
of "Pickalittle"

The Barbershop Quartet - four bickering school board members
(high tenor, tenor, baritone, bass)
sing - with chorus in "Iowa Stubborn"; "Ice Cream/Sincere"; "Goodnight Ladies";
as part of "Wells Fargo Wagon"; "It's You"; "Lida Rose"; reprise of "Lida Rose"

Pickalittle Ladies - Eulalie's four gossipy friends
sing - with chorus in "Iowa Stubborn"; "Pickalittle"; with chorus in "Wells Fargo
Wagon"; reprise of "Pickalittle"

Marcellus - Harold's chummy friend; tenor (G - high A)
sings - with chorus in "Iowa Stubborn"; one harmony line in "Sadder But Wiser
Girl"; "Shipoopi"

Amaryllis - Marian's young piano student, alto (C - E)
sings - with chorus in "Iowa Stubborn"; sings ending of "Goodnight My Someone";
with chorus in "76 Trombones" and "Wells Fargo Wagon"

Tommy - the town badboy ***
sings - with chorus in "Iowa Stubborn", "76 Trombones", "Wells Fargo Wagon" and
"Shipoopi"

Zaneeta - the mayor's daffy daughter ***
sings - with chorus in "Iowa Stubborn", "76 Trombones", "Wells Fargo Wagon" and
"Shipoopi"

Eight traveling salesmen
perform "Rock Island"

Charlie Cowell - a rival salesman
performs in "Rock Island"

Constable Locke

Assorted townspeople
sing - with chorus in "Iowa Stubborn" and "Wells Fargo Wagon"

Assorted kids
sing - with chorus in "Iowa Stubborn", "76 Trombones" and "Wells Fargo Wagon"




*** - Typically, Zaneeta and Tommy are cast to be standout dancers

Author:  Luc [ Sun Sep 16, 2007 8:40 pm ]
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Either you copied and pasted that, or you need a hobby. :wink:

Author:  Artistic_heart [ Mon Sep 17, 2007 2:25 pm ]
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lol yes i copied and paste that :lol:

Author:  Russie49 [ Fri Oct 12, 2007 9:40 pm ]
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I dont think that is the exact order cause Marcellus is all that way at the bottom

Author:  Artistic_heart [ Sun Oct 14, 2007 9:46 pm ]
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lol remember i copied and pasted this so it's not 100% acurate!

but then again lots of cast list are different from what charater they think is most important or take more work. like the quartet probaly takes more rehersal time than it would for Marcellus.

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