Learn what Country Is in this down-home, good-time concert celebrating traditional themes. From the timeless classics of Tammy and Patsy to the anthems of Dolly and Garth, take a journey through country music. Country Is showcases uniquely American music resonating with the lives of hard-working, hard-living, hard-playing people as they navigate love, regret, faith, and joy. Featuring the work of George Strait, Tim McGraw, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert, John Denver, Willie Nelson, and more, take a musical ride through the heartland with Country Is.
This show will make you want to “Boot Scootin’ Boogie” all night long.
General: Singer/Performer/Actors with exceptional pop/stage singing voices, i.e., not legit though it is not necessary to have a country sound. Charisma and the ability to communicate with an audience in a concert-style setting are key. There is no fourth wall. Comic ability helps. Must move well. Performers of all ethnic backgrounds are encouraged.
Specific Roles: (Flexible. You may add performers. Ages may vary as well.)
Baritone (BARI): Singer/Performer/Actor. Age 40-55. The seasoned, old-soul performer. Pop Baritone voice. Bottom note: strong F. Top note (full voice): F. Falsetto above. Must move well.
Tenor (TEN): Singer/Performer/Actor. Age: 18-25. Top note (full voice): G#. Needs strong falsetto. An enthusiastic, energetic, happy-go-lucky and ever-hopeful young dude pop singer. Must move well.
Female (FEM): Singer/Performer/Actor. Age: 18-25. High Alto/Second Soprano with a warm, strong pop belt voice and great mix above. Bottom note: strong F. Top belt note: B. Strong mix to F#. Blossoming thrush with swagger. Must move well.
Setting: A concert house
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COUNTRY IS a down home, good-time theatrical concert celebrating the songs of hard-working, hard-living, hard-playing people, the lonesome road, love, regret, faith, joy and redemption.
COUNTRY IS two hours of singin’, hootin’ and hollerin’ featuring the timeless, hard-lived truths of Hank and Johnny, Tammy and Patsy, the deep country soul of George Strait, Alan Jackson and Alabama, the stirring anthems of Dolly, Garth and Willie, the spirited good times of Brooks & Dunn, the Zac Brown Band, Brad Paisley and John Denver, the heartfelt honesty of Tim McGraw and Miranda Lambert, and the homespun harmonies of The Judds, Alison Krauss and Sugarland.
COUNTRY IS celebrating the traditional themes at the heart of the American main street.
Materials: your materials will be sent to you two months prior to your opening date and will include everything necessary for your production and can be ordered in Printed or Digital format. Printed Materials are provided on unbound three-hole punched loose-leaf paper while Digital Materials are provided via email as downloadable PDF files for you to print in-house. All materials are yours to keep! No deposits, no returns.
The required materials for Country Is: The Music of Main Street in Concert include:
Production Scripts, Piano/Vocal Scores
Orchestrations: Piano, Guitars, Bass, Drums, Violin
Acting Edition – Beautifully bound scripts available at wholesale costs to sell in your lobby!
Director's Script – Single-sided script with space for director’s notes.
Reference Recording - Audio recording for reference purposes only
Logo/PR Pack – Includes high-resolution artwork, ready-designed posters, and reference photos.