9 to 5 The Musical

AUDITIONS: April 1 & 2, 2019 at 7:00 pm

PRODUCTION DATES: May 29 - June 2, 2019

LOCATION: Joplin Little Theatre; 3008 W 1st St, Joplin, MO 64801


Based o the Twentieth Century Fox

Music and Lyrics by Dolly Parton

Book by Patricia Resnick


Originally produced on Broadway by Robert Greenblatt, April 2009


                        9 to 5 The Musical Is presented through special arrangement with

                        Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials

                        are also supplied by MTI. 421 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019

                        Phone: 212-541-4684 Fax: 212-397-4684 www.MTIShows.com

All photos belong to James Boone and Just The Mix

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Please use the online audition form, available January 1, 2019

It will take you to a JotForm site.  You can fill this out on your smart phone, iPad or computer.



9 to 5 The Musical, with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton and book by Patricia Resnick, is based on the seminal 1980 hit movie. Set in the late 1970s. this hilarious story of friendship and revenge in the Rolodex era is outrageous, thought-provoking and even a little romantic.

Pushed to the boiling point, three female coworkers concoct a plan to get even with the sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot they call their boss. In a hilarious turn of events, Violet, Judy and Doralee live out their wildest fantasy – giving their boss the boot! While Hart remains "otherwise engaged," the women give their workplace a dream makeover, taking control of the company that had always kept them down. Hey, a girl can scheme, can't she?

This high-energy show is ideal for a large, mostly female cast, but also has opportunities for talented male dancers. With its jubilant score and easily relatable characters, 9 to 5 is the perfect show for community theatres.


On AUDITION day, the doors will open at 6:30 pm for you to sign in at the registration table at JOPLIN LITTLE THEATRE.  You will be given a number and this will be the order you come in to sing your song.  We will meet shortly at 7:00 pm to meet the staff and receive instructions.

Please come prepared to sing 16 measure of a song that will highlight your singing.  A pianist will be available for you.  Please have your music marked and ready for the accompanist.  Song MUST be sung by memory.  DO NOT sing songs from the show. 

You will be learning choreography for one of the songs in the productions.  Please, wear comfortable clothing and shoes.

These are closed auditions, meaning, only the 9 to 5 Production Team, Directing Board and JLT Board members are the only people allowed in the audition rooms.


April 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - Auditions 1st Night

April 2, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - Auditions 2nd Night

April 3, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - Callback Auditions (By invitation only)

April 4, 2019 - Cast List Posted @ www.jltplay.com and www.justthemix.com

April 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - First Full Cast Meeting/Rehearsal (Be ready to dance)


April 19, 2019 - All Songs Memorized

May 3, 2019 - Act One Memorized

May 10, 2019 - Costume Parade & Photo Shoot

May 17, 2019 - Act Two Memorized

May 20-24, 2019 - Tech Week (Be prepared for late nights)

May 25-27, 2019 - Memorial Day Weekend (We will be dark, PROVIDED, we are on schedule.)

May 28, 2019 - Final Dress Rehearsal & Possible Sponsor Showcase Performance

May 29 - June 1, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9 TO 5 The Musical Performances

June 2, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - 9 TO 5 The Musical Performances

June 8, 2019 @ Time TBA - BRAVO Celebration Performance

Judy Bernly…Kimberly Arzoian
Doralee Rhodes...Loren Tipping
Violet Newstead...Michelle Jamison
Franklin Hart, Jr....Matt Jackson
Roz...Annette Nethery
Joe..Spencer Dawson
Maria...Jennifer Jones
Dick (Judy's Ex)…Noah Murdock
Bob Enright...James Boone
Kathy...Becky Jones
Missy (Frank's Wife)…Jocelyn Donegan
Josh (Violet's Son)…Zack Jones
Tinsworthy...Noah Murdock
Margaret...K.C. Brockman
Dwayne (Doralee's Husband)…Richard Harper
Daphne...Stephanie Marsh
Anita...Zoe Musick
Charlotte Worden, Katelyn Pursley, Samantha Walker, Karly Jones and Katie Nelson

All videos, photos & information are Copyrighted (2007) by James Boone, Just The Mix and "Shekinah Productions Community Theater."

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