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‘The King and I’ tryouts set for Truckee production

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Katilyn Barrett perches on Danny Sturtevant’s shoulder in a dance number from TCT’s last musical, “Oklahoma,” produced in June, 2014.
Courtesy Bonnie Birdsall |

TRUCKEE, Calif. — The Truckee-Donner Recreation & Park District and Truckee Community Theater invite local actors to audition for parts in the award-winning musical “The King and I.”

The local production includes a luminous score by Rodgers and Hammerstein and innovative choreography by Jerome Robbins.

Director Courtney Simson and Musical Director Susan Horst are looking for adults, teens and children 5-12 to play leads, small speaking parts, or chorus roles.

Tryouts are Tuesday, Feb. 3, at the Community Arts Center at 10046 Church Street in downtown Truckee, beginning at 3:45 p.m. for kids and 6 p.m. for teens and adults.

If you’re case, cost to perform is $200; financial aid is available.

Visit truckeecommunitytheater.com or call TDRPD at 530-582-7720 for information.

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