Final weekend of “The Sound of Music” CANCELLED due to illness

Several principal members of the cast, crew and orchestra in Brazosport Center Stages’ production of The Sound of Music have been affected by illness.

As a result, the decision has been made to cancel the remaining four performances slated for this weekend, July 13-16. Unfortunately, the show cannot be rescheduled due to the unavailability of key members of the cast and crew.

Ticket holders may mail us at thecenter@bcfas.org to request a refund. Flex tickets redeemed for “The Sound of Music” will be available for use for the 2023-2024 season.

Non-refunded tickets will be converted into a donation to Brazosport Center Stages.

Thank you for understanding our decision to prioritize the health and safety of our community!

“The Sound of Music” receives front page coverage in The Facts

Brazosport Center Stages’ production of “The Sound of Music” opens this Friday after months of rehearsals and runs July 7-9 & 13-16! The Facts published a front page story about the summer musical in today’s (7/6) edition, “Center Stages comes alive with music: Expansive cast, crew bring classic musical to life at Center Stages”, featuring photos from a recent rehearsal and interviews with director Craig Fritz and actors Alaina Perez and Devon Smith, in the roles of Maria and Captain von Trapp, respectively.

Read the article at The Facts online to get the full scoop!

THEN, if you don’t yet have your tickets to the classic, beloved musical, purchase them online ASAP or call the Box Office at 979-265-7731!

 

Cast announced for Brazosport Center Stages’ “The Sound of Music”

The production team for Brazosport Center Stages’ upcoming summer musical, The Sound of Music, has announced the cast. Tickets will go on sale on Monday, May 22!

Elaina Perez – Maria Rainer
Sam Blackmar – Sister Berthe
Cari Newby – Sister Margaretta
Trish Zweighaft – Mother Abbess
Vicki Cole – Sister Sophia
Devon J. Smith – Captain Georg von Trapp
Christopher Rees – Franz
Sharon Hill – Frau Schmidt
Makayah Rees – Liesl
Nathan Bryant – Friedrich
Madison Kucera – Louisa
William Spencer – Kurt
Leah McKay – Brigitta
Abigail King – Marta
Heidi Unruh – Gretl
Barrett Robison – Rolf Gruber
Rachael Welsh – Elsa Schraeder
Bethany Bowers – Ursula/Dancer/Extra
Dennis Ulrich – Max Detweiller
Jeremy Todd – Herr Zeller
Harold Nicoll – Baron Elberfeld/Guest/Priest
Becky Gore-LaRoche – Baroness Elberfeld/Nun
Melodie Steinert – Frau Zeller/Dancer/Nun
Hayley Bone – A New Postulant
David Hill – Admiral von Schreiber
Morgan Buchta – Nun
Rachel Courson – Nun
Bernadette Fernandez – Nun
Madeline Gore – Nun
Viki Hicks – Nun
Amy Martinez – Nun
Torin Merchant – Nun
Donna Miner – Nun
Susan Plowman – Nun
Tiana Reyes – Nun
Carolyn Ross – Nun
Olivia Smith – Nun
Logan Townsend – Nun
Bella Newby – Postulant
Arianna Prince – Postulant
Bradley Berndt – Austrian Army/Dancer/Guest
Cullen Brooks – Austrian Army/Dancer/Guest
Samuel Cummings – Austrian Army/Guest
Shane Newby – Austrian Army/Dancer/Guest
Trey Quinn – Austrian Army/Dancer/Guest
Dorothy Dean – Dancer/Guest/Trio
Isabella McAdams – Dancer/Guest/Trio
George Prince II – Dancer/Guest
Joshua Richardson – Dancer/Guest
Lindsay Scovil – Dancer/Guest/Trio
Kennedy Unger – Dancer/Guest/Soloist

“Sound of Music” auditions set for May 14-16!

Join us for auditions for The Sound of Music, Brazosport Center Stages’ 2023 summer musical!

Children’s Auditions:  Sunday, May 14; 2:30 PM – 5:00 P.M.

Adult & Teen Auditions:  Monday & Tuesday, May 15 & 16; 6:30 PM – 9:00 P.M.

Call-backs (if needed): Thursday, May 18; 6:30 PM – 9:00 P.M.

Location: Freeport LNG Theater of The Center for the Arts & Sciences

Show dates are July 7-9 & 13-16.

 

CAST NEEDS: Director Judi James is looking for a company of actors, singers and dancers to bring this summer’s production of The Sound of Music to life. The cast list includes 6 male and 10 female roles, along with the 7 von Trapp children, whose ages range between 7-17. Teen & adult actors, singers and dancers are needed to complete the cast.

In this show, the ethnicity of the characters is not pivotal to the plot. BCS desires to provide theatrical/cultural experiences for our audiences and cast members that are reflective of the community that we serve.

Come with a song prepared, preferably one from the show. If you plan to sing a song that is NOT from The Sound of Music, please bring sheet music.  You will also be asked to dance  (closed-toed shoes, please) as well as read dialogue. Sides will be available at the Center Stages office after May 3. As always, backstage and technical crews are needed.

Questions? Call Producer Shirley at 979-236-1413 or 979-388-8345 and leave a message or call back number.

Read more about BCS’ audition process.

 

Show Description:  The Sound of Music is an intimate, heartfelt telling of one of history’s most thrilling and inspirational stories. This final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein follows Maria, serving as governess to seven children of an imperious Captain, as the forces of Nazism take hold of Austria. Join the von Trapp family in one of the world’s most beloved musicals!

“The Sound of Music” Performance

The Sound of Music
Music by Richard Rodgers, Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, Book by Lindsay & Russel Crouse
Suggested by “The Trapp Family Singers,” by Maria Augusta Trapp

Join Brazosport Center Stages for the 2023 summer musical, The Sound of Music, July 7-9 & 13-16 in the Freeport LNG Theater!

The Sound of Music is an intimate, heartfelt telling of one of history’s most thrilling and inspirational stories. This final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein follows Maria, serving as governess to seven children of an imperious Captain, as the forces of Nazism take hold of Austria. Join the von Trapp family in one of the world’s most beloved musicals!

Auditions are set for May 14-16. Tickets will go on sale the following week. Stay tuned!

“The Sound of Music” Performance

The Sound of Music
Music by Richard Rodgers, Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, Book by Lindsay & Russel Crouse
Suggested by “The Trapp Family Singers,” by Maria Augusta Trapp

Join Brazosport Center Stages for the 2023 summer musical, The Sound of Music, July 7-9 & 13-16 in the Freeport LNG Theater!

The Sound of Music is an intimate, heartfelt telling of one of history’s most thrilling and inspirational stories. This final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein follows Maria, serving as governess to seven children of an imperious Captain, as the forces of Nazism take hold of Austria. Join the von Trapp family in one of the world’s most beloved musicals!

Auditions are set for May 14-16. Tickets will go on sale the following week. Stay tuned!

“The Sound of Music” Performance

The Sound of Music
Music by Richard Rodgers, Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, Book by Lindsay & Russel Crouse
Suggested by “The Trapp Family Singers,” by Maria Augusta Trapp

Join Brazosport Center Stages for the 2023 summer musical, The Sound of Music, July 7-9 & 13-16 in the Freeport LNG Theater!

The Sound of Music is an intimate, heartfelt telling of one of history’s most thrilling and inspirational stories. This final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein follows Maria, serving as governess to seven children of an imperious Captain, as the forces of Nazism take hold of Austria. Join the von Trapp family in one of the world’s most beloved musicals!

Auditions are set for May 14-16. Tickets will go on sale the following week. Stay tuned!

“The Sound of Music” Performance

The Sound of Music
Music by Richard Rodgers, Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, Book by Lindsay & Russel Crouse
Suggested by “The Trapp Family Singers,” by Maria Augusta Trapp

Join Brazosport Center Stages for the 2023 summer musical, The Sound of Music, July 7-9 & 13-16 in the Freeport LNG Theater!

The Sound of Music is an intimate, heartfelt telling of one of history’s most thrilling and inspirational stories. This final collaboration between Rodgers & Hammerstein follows Maria, serving as governess to seven children of an imperious Captain, as the forces of Nazism take hold of Austria. Join the von Trapp family in one of the world’s most beloved musicals!

Auditions are set for May 14-16. Tickets will go on sale the following week. Stay tuned!