AUDITIONS FOR MAMMA MIA!
AUDITIONS FOR GIDION'S KNOT
AUDITIONS FOR THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE
AUDITIONS FOR FUN HOME
This play has been cast. Please see the show page for the cast list.
This play has been cast. Please see the show page for the complete cast list.
Please prepare 16-32 bars of a song in the style of but not from the show. Young Actors will do a short dance call after their vocal audition, so they should be dressed in comfortable clothing.
THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE tells the story of young Millie Dillmount from Kansas, who comes to New York in search of a new life for herself. Filled with frisky flappers, dashing leading men and a dragon lady of a villainess that audiences will love to hate, Thoroughly Modern Millie is a perfectly constructed evening of madcap merriment.
Millie Dillmount. (Mezzo Soprano) - spunky modern woman in 1922 trying to make it in New York.
Jimmy Smith (Tenor) - a suave city slicker, who falls I love with Millie
Mrs. Meers (Mezzo Soprano/Alto) - Former actress turned human trafficker pretending to be a Chinese woman who oversees the Hotel Priscilla
Miss Dorothy Brown (Soprano) - A naive wealthy girl who moves to New York to change her lifestyle. Becomes Millie's roommate and confidant
Ching Ho (Baritone) and Bun Foo (Tenor) - Chinese brothers working to bring their mother to the US. Both sing and speak in Chinese.
Trevor Graydon (Baritone) - Executive of the Sincere Trust insurance company and the object of Millie's intentions
Miss Flannery (Mezzo Soprano) - Office Manager at Sincere Trust Insurance Co.
Muzzy van Hossmere (Mezzo Soprano/Alto) Glamorous actress and nightclub singer
Ruth, Gloria, Rita, Cora, Lucille, Ethel Peas (Sopranos and Altos) – Mille’s friends from the hotel (will also be doubled as ensemble members)
LARGE ENSEMBLE will require both MALE and FEMALE singers and dancers!
**Auditions are open to young actors between the ages of 8-18, and are by appointment only! Please call 225.924.6496 to schedule.
Scripts are available for rent ($20 CASH REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT) from the TBR Box Office. Please call to request a copy.
Actors must prepare 32 bars in the style of the show but not from the show. MUST provide sheet music for accompanist. No A Cappella auditions. Please have music bound in a book, binder, or folder.
FUN HOME was the winner of the 2015 Tony Award for Best Musical, Best Score and Best Book and the finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant one of a kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life.
Alison Bechdal: 40ish, Graphic cartoonist. Strong singer who can move seamlessly in vocal quality from speech to song. Range= low E to light belt C sharp, Mezzo-Soprano
Bruce Bechdal: 40-55, Alison's father. Strong singer who can move seamlessly in vocal quality from speech to song. Range= B to G, Baritone
Helen Bechdal: 40-55, Alison's mother. Strong singer who can move seamlessly in vocal quality from speech to song. Range- A flat to strong mixed E, Mezzo-Soprano
Medium Alison: 18-23, College freshman. Strong singer who can move seamlessly in vocal quality from speech to song. Range= low E to light belt C sharp, Mezzo-Soprano
Small Alison: 8-12, Alison as a child. Strong singer who can move seamlessly in vocal quality from speech to song. Natural sound. Range=B to B, Alto
Christian Bechdal: 8-12, Alison's brother
John Bechdal: 6-10, Alison's brother
Joan: 20-25, College student, Alison's girlfriend. Must be comfortable with harmony singing, alto lines. Alto
Roy, Mark, Pete, Bobby, Jeremy: 23-30 (various characters played by same
Actor). Singer with a strong, clean 70's pop sound. Range: to a B, Tenor
** Ages are meant as guides, not necessarily your literal age. You only
need to be able to portray a given age convincingly.**
AUDITIONS ARE BY APPOINTMENT ONLY – Please call the TBR Box Office at 225.924.6496 to schedule an appointment.
Scripts are available for rent ($20 CASH REFUNDABLE deposit required) – Must call the box office to request copy. 225.924.6496
Audition sides will be available as of May 5 by contacting the TBR office.