AUDITIONS FOR ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST

AUDITIONS FOR THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW

One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

Directed by Clay Donaldson

 

AUDITIONS
Sunday, August 26th, beginning at 6:30 PM

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script.

 

callbacks
If needed, callbacks will be held on Monday, August 27th.

Scripts are available for rent for a $20 cash (refundable) deposit.

 

Rehearsals will begin September 23, 2018.
Show dates are November 2-18, 2018.

 

Please note that TBR is interested in an ethnically diverse cast of all ages and backgrounds.

 

Auditioners must be at least 17 years old by the beginning of rehearsals.

 

CAST NEEDS

 

RANDLE P. MCMURPHY

(M,Patient) A charming gambler and con man. Has a devilish grin and a wide open extroverted air which is in harsh contrast to the environment of the ward. He shakes up the ward and is the ultimate savior of the victimized patients.

 

NURSE RATCHED

(F, Staff) The head of the hospital ward. She masks her humanity behind a patronizing façade. Emasculating and mechanical, but is ultimately trying to do what she thinks is best for the patients and the ward.

 

CHIEF BROMDEN

(M, Patient) Son of an Indian Chief. He has been in the hospital longer than any other patient in the ward. Always listening. Serves as the narrator of the play.

 

AIDE WARREN and AIDE WILLIAMS

(M, Staff) The daytime aides who submit to Nurse Ratched completely.

 

NURSE FLINN

(F, Staff) A vapid girl with apprehensive eyes. Strict Catholic upbringing - she is fearful of the patients’ sexuality.

 

DALE HARDING

(M, Patient) College-educated with a sharp tongue. He is President of the Patients’ Council. He has difficulty dealing with social prejudice against homosexuals, so he hides inthe hospital voluntarily.

 

BILLY BIBBIT

(M, Patient) Shy and has a bad stutter. He seems younger than his age. Dominated by his mother, one of Nurse Ratched’s close friends. Billy is voluntarily in the hospital, as he is afraid of the outside world.

 

SCANLON

(M, Patient) Involuntarily committed to the hospital. He has fantasies of blowing things up.

 

CHESWICK

(M, Patient) Eager and quick to argue or fight. Aggressively defiant, but all talk, no action.

 

MARTINI

(M, Patient) A "little Italian man"; who lives in a world of delusional hallucinations. Eager and bright-eyed.

 

RUCKLEY

(M, Patient) A once-powerful man who was transformed into a Chronic due to a botched lobotomy.

 

DR. SPIVEY

(M, Staff) The administrator of the mental institution. He is a calm, mature doctor who frequently defers to the opinion of Nurse Ratched.

 

AIDE TURKLE –

(M, Staff) The nighttime orderly for Nurse Ratched’s ward. He is easygoing and kind.

 

CANDY STARR

(F, Other) A beautiful, carefree prostitute. She comes to the ward for a late-night party that McMurphy arranges.

 

SANDRA

(F, Other) A prostitute who comes with Candy to the late-night party.

 

Please call the box office at 225.924.6496 to sign up for your audition spot.

 

 

Auditions for “The Rocky Horror Show”

 

Directed by Jason Breaux

Music Direction by Katie Stockton Potts

Choreography by Tony Collins

 

AUDITION DATES:

Vocal Auditions by appointment only!

Saturday August 18th.

Please call the TBR Box office at 225.924.6496 to schedule your time.

**Those auditioning MUST be at least 18 years old by the time rehearsals begin in September.)

 

Dance Call
Sunday August 19th at 6pm.

Callbacks will be Sunday, August 19th at 7pm.

 

Performance Dates:
October 18 – 27, 2018

(Includes two midnight performances). Rehearsals will begin in early September.

 

ABOUT THE SHOW:

A loving couple, a few lost monsters and a sweet transvestite from transsexual Transylvania sing and dance through a campy, sloppy salute to horror movies and sexual liberation. Bring your sense of humor, and your sense of adventure!

 

CAST NEEDS:

Dr. Frank N Furter - Male (20s-40s) (Baritone, D3-G5): The mysterious and seductive leader of the Transylvanians, a mad scientist hard at work on his latest obsession. A huge personality that demands attention. Must be comfortable in full drag.

 

Brad Majors - Male (20s) (Tenor, Bb2-Ab4): A wholesome confident all-American guy who's always on top of things until they are on top of him.  Must be comfortable in little clothing.

 

Janet Weiss - Female (20s) (Mezzo, A3-F5): Brad’s fiancé. A reserved bride to be who soon learns to give in to her darker urges.   Must be be comfortable in little clothing.

 

Riff Raff - Gender Fluid (20-30s) (Rock Tenor, D3-B4): Frank's manic, strange butler who hates his position and is never far from his sister.

 

Magenta - Gender Fluid (20-30s) (Mezzo with belt, Bb3-Eb5): Frank's blunt, homesick maid who has a strange relationship with her brother.

 

Columbia - Female (20s-30s) (Mezzo Soprano Belt): A overly excitable groupie lured in by Frank, but still pining for her long lost love, Eddie.

 

Rocky - Male (20s-30s) (Tenor, A3-A4): Frank’s creation/obsession. The object of desire. Must be in good shape and comfortable with wearing little clothing.

 

Criminologist - Gender fluid (20s-50s) (Non singing role): The eccentric narrator of the story. Looking for a unique voice that can project loudly and clearly. English accent preferred, but not a must.

 

Dr. Scott - Male (20s-50s) (Baritone): A German physicist who Brad and Janet were on their way to see. German accent. Possibly double cast with Eddie.

 

Eddie - Male (20s-40s) (Baritone E3-F#4): A badass biker beefcake with a brief singing cameo. Possibly double cast with Dr. Scott.

 

Phantoms - (Any age/gender): Heavy physicality, singing, and dancing. The cult of Frank. Followers and fellow unconventualists at Frank's beck and call.  Will cast 6-8 Phantoms

 

 

You must call to schedule a vocal audition! Scripts are available for rent ($20, cash, refundable deposit). Please call the box office at 225.924.6496.

 

 

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