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  • Mother Courage and Her Children
  • Theatre Arts

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  • Mother Courage and Her Children
    Saturday, February 8th

    mother-courage

    The war will feed you steel and fire
    If you sign up for bloody deeds!
    It's only blood that wars require!
    So come and feed it what it needs!
    ---Mother Courage

    Come and audition for the MSUM production of Tony Kushner’s translation of Bertholt Brecht’s most import play: Mother Courage and Her Children

    February 8th from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM (Sign up for an audition time in the Theatre Office)

    This play with music follows the travails of a family as they try to make a living in a world torn apart by war. It is an epic production covering a large span of time and place, ranging in tone from the tragic to the comic, with 26 roles (9 with significant singing). Original music is being composed by Jeffery Izzo in the music department.

    For auditions, you need to prepare a 90 second package that includes at least one monolog and a short piece from a ballad. Please direct any questions to:
    Director - Patrick Carriere at patrick.carriere@mnstate.edu
    Music Director/Composer - Jeffery Izzo at Jeffery.izzo@mnstate.edu