Patrick Henry Community College holding “Sister Act” auditions

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MARTINSVILLE, Va. (WFXR) — Patrick Henry Community College’s Patriot Players seeks actors for their upcoming spring production of “Sister Act”, based-off the iconic 1992 hit-movie.

“For those who rejoice over a good harmony, gospel music, and outrageous 1970’s disco dancing, Sister Act is the show to join,” according to a PHCC statement.

Auditions will be held on Saturday, Jan. 25, from 1-5 p.m. at the Walker Student Center Theater on campus. Audition registration begins at 12:30 p.m. and auditions will happen in the order they arrive.

Actors must be ready to sing. Performers are asked to prepare 16 bars of a song that showcases their vocal range and abilities. There will not be an accompanist at the audition. So, performers can sing a capella or bring an MP3 instrumental track for accompaniment.

Those auditioning must be over 16. Openings include key roles such as Deloris, Curtis, and Sweaty Eddie.

“The cast list features a wide variety of principal roles for a range of ages, body types, and ethnicities,” according to the Players statement.

Rehearsals tentatively begin Monday, Feb. 24, and the show opens on April 16 and runs for two weekends.

For a full cast list, click here.

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