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Info & schedule for BCMS musical, The Lion King, Jr.

Filed in BCMS by on September 17, 2018

In August, Bethlehem Central Middle School announced the school musical for 2018-19 will be Disney’s The Lion King Jr. The scheduled performance dates are January 17-20, 2019. Important information for students interested in participating in the cast and crew can be found below:

Wednesday, Sept. 26 – Audition Workshop
We will teach music selections and dance combination for the auditions. Attendance is not required but recommended!

Monday & Wednesday, Oct. 1 and Oct. 3 – Auditions
Please sign up for one slot between 3pm and 5pm. The sheets will be posted in the hallway between backstage and the LMC. If you need a late bus, you should sign up for an early slot on Wednesday.
Wednesday, Oct. 10 – Rehearsals begin
Rehearsal Schedule: We will rehearse Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., October through December. You will not be called for every rehearsal, but should be generally available M,W,F from 3-5:30 p.m. 
A schedule will be posted on the school website two weeks in advance. We rehearse by scene/song.

In January, We will add Saturdays and most Tuesdays and Thursdays. Also, rehearsals the first two weeks in January may extend to 6 p.m.  The week of Jan. 14, we begin evening dress rehearsals on Monday. This will be the only week with commitments running past 6 p.m.

Week of Oct. 15 – Mandatory Parent Meeting
There will be a MANDATORY parent meeting the week of October 15. More specific information TBA.
January 17-20, 2019 – Performance Schedule

  • Thursday, Jan. 17- 7pm
  • Friday, Jan. 18 – 7pm
  • Saturday, Jan. 19 – 2pm and 7pm
  • Sunday, Jan. 20 – 2pm (please note this date does not appear on the printed district calendar)