Auditions set for BPCC’s Three Little Pigs production

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Bossier Parish Community College Division of Communication and Performing Arts announces auditions for the upcoming production of the children’s play Three Little Pigs as told by Stephen W. Slaughter and directed by BPCC instructor Keith Bruce.

Auditions will be held at 4:30 pm on Thursday, February 4th in the Performing Arts Theatre (Building C), on the BPCC campus, 6220 E. Texas St, Bossier City, LA. The auditions are open to the public.

You all know the story: Three sibling pigs dream of peace and safety as they build houses of straw, sticks, and bricks to keep the Big Bad Wolf at bay.  They learn several valuable life lessons along the way. The Wolf’s “huffing and puffing” blows down each house until the pigs finally band together to build a strong, stable house of bricks to protect themselves… et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.

That is only where the fun begins in this whacky musical adaptation of the classic fairy tale. Storyteller Stephen Slaughter has provided us with his special twist complete with goofy characters, comic situations, colorful antics, and a couple of new characters that will make you laugh until your sides hurt. There is also a special “nod” to such country-music legends as Dolly Parton, Wynonna Judd, and Garth Brooks as well as the songs that made them and others famous. Don’t miss out on being a part of this fun-filled children’s classic retold as only Stephen Slaughter can.

Performances are scheduled at 7:00 pm on April 8 and 15 and at 2:00 pm on April 9, 10, 16, 17.

For more information, contact LaKeisha Hamilton at 318-678-6560 or email at lhamilton@bpcc.edu.