Moline High to hold auditions for 'Joseph' children's chorus


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Posted Online: Feb. 05, 2013, 8:23 pm
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By Jonathan Turner, jturner@qconline.com
Moline High School will hold auditions from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday for the children's chorus of its upcoming musical,"Joseph and theAmazing Technicolor Dreamcoat."

Auditions will be in the Moline High School Choir Room,3600 Avenue of the Cities. Students auditioning should prepare asong with a copy of music for the pianist.

Children trying out must be residents of Moline, or children of a Moline school district employee.

Rehearsals are scheduled for 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 12, 19, 26 and 28 and from 6:30 to 9 p.m. March 4, 5, 7, 11, 12 and 13. Performances will be at 7:30 p.m. March 14, 15 and 16, with a 2 p.m. performance on March 16.

For more information, contact producer Ron May at rmay@molineschools.org or (309)743-8910.



















 




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