BYE BYE BIRDIE
YOUNG PERFORMERS EDITION
WILL BE NOVEMBER 24 or 25 , 2017
( FRIDAY OR SATURDAY )
THIS IS A WINTER WORKSHOP SHOW
( IF CAST THERE IS A $ 50 REGISTRATION FEE )
PLEASE PREPARE A BROADWAY SELECTION 22 BARS OF MUSIC AND BE PREPARED TO READ COLD FROM THE SCRIPT
SHOW OPENS FEB , 02 -11 , 2018
STORY OF BYE BYE BIRDIE
Teen heartthrob Conrad Birdie has been drafted, so he chooses all-American girl Kim McAfee for a very public farewell kiss.Meanwhile, in Sweet Apple, every teenager in town is on the phone, gossiping about Kim and her new steady and
is astonished to hear the news about Birdie.
ALBERT PETERSON is the president of the Almaelou Music Corporation and is Conrad Birdie’s agent.
ROSIE ALVAREZ is Albert’s girlfriend and secretary at the Almaelou Music Corporation
MRS. MAE PETERSON is Albert’s controlling mother.
CONRAD BIRDIE is a teen heartthrob who has been drafted into the army.
KIM MACAFEE is the self-confident young member of Conrad’s fan club who is chosen to receive a kiss from Conrad before he leaves for the Army
HUGO PEABODY is Kim’s devoted steady boyfriend who is jealous that Conrad is receiving so much attention from Kim.
MR. HARRY MACAFEE is Kim’s father who thinks he’s in control of his family and his teenaged daughter (but isn’t).
MRS. DORIS MACAFEE is Kim’s loving mother who knows just how to handle her husband and her household.
URSULA MERKLE is Kim’s best friend and the hyper-enthusiastic teenager who leads the girls in screaming for Conrad.
RANDOLPH MACAFEE is Kim’s younger brother.
THE MAYOR is the head figure of Sweet Apple, Ohio, who welcomes Conrad Birdie to town.
THE MAYOR’S WIFE, EDNA, is one of the adults in the show who cannot escape the power of Conrad Birdie’s spell
GLORIA RASPUTIN is the dreamy, ambitious knockout whom Mrs. Peterson chooses to replace Rosie.
MRS. MERKLE is Ursula’s overbearing mother who also gets a touch of Conrad Birdie Fever.
HARVEY JOHNSON is a typical nerdy teenager who can’t seem to get enough of the gossip going on in Telephone Hour.
MR. JOHNSON is Harvey’s father and one of the many parents in Sweet Apple desperate to keep control of their children
TEENAGERS in Sweet Apple include ALICE, DEBORAH SUE, HELEN, NANCY, MARGIE, PENELOPE, SUZIE, FREDDIE, KARL and various other BOYS and GIRLS. POLICEMAN, various REPORTERS, a CONDUCTOR and a TRAINMAN, and other PARENTS of the Sweet Apple