ELEPHANT MAN AUDITIONS

What: Open auditions for The Elephant Man, by Bernard Pomerance
When: Sunday July 18th & Monday July 19th at 7pm at the Playhouse
Show dates: September 30th through October 10th, 2021

About the show: Winner of three Tony Awards, including best play, and four Drama Desk Awards, The Elephant Man recounts John Merrick’s journey from a sideshow freak to become a celebrated member of Victorian London’s high society.

Cast of Characters:

The director will cast 8 women and 12 men able to play the following ages and roles. The director may double-cast certain roles:

Frederick Treves: 35 and up — A surgeon and teacher.

Carr Gomm: Middle-aged — Administrator of the London Hospital.

Ross: 50s and up — Manager of the Elephant Man.

John Merrick: 20s-30s — The Elephant Man.

Three Pinheads: Two to three women freaks whose heads are pointed.

Belgian Policemen: 30s.

London Policeman: 30s.

Man: At a fairground in Brussels.

Conductor: Of Ostend-London boat train.

Bishop Walsham How: 40s and up.

Porter: At the London Hospital.

Snork: Also a porter.

Mrs. Kendal: 40s and up — An actress

Duchess: A mature society lady.

Countess: A mature society lady.

Princess Alexandra: 30s and up.

Lord John: 40s and up.

Nurse, Miss Sandwich: 30s and up.

MAMMA MIA! AUDITIONS

AUDITIONS SUNDAY AUG 8th & MONDAY AUG 9th at 7pm
Performances October 28th through November 14th, 2021
Music and Lyrics by Björn Ulvaeus & Benny Andersson
Book by Catherine Johnson

The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A large cast, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers combine to make “Mamma Mia!” the ultimate feel-good show! A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget!

A large, energetic cast of diverse performers of all ages, genders and ethnicities is needed!

Auditioners will need to sing for the Artistic Team, approximately one minute of a Broadway or Pop song. Please bring sheet music or accompaniment track on Bluetooth device. [No a capella auditions.]

There will be a group movement audition and some auditioners may be asked to read from the script.

All roles are open. Community Theatre/No pay

Casting Breakdown

Sophie Sheridan (Born and raised on the island)
Gender: Female | Age: 18 to 25
Vocal range top: E5 | Vocal range bottom: F#3

Donna Sheridan (Sophie’s mother)
Gender: Female | Age: 40 to 55
Vocal range top: A5 | Vocal range bottom: E3

Sam Carmichael (Might be Sophie’s father)
Gender: Male | Age: 40 to 55
Vocal range top: Ab4 | Vocal range bottom: D3

Bill Austin (Might be Sophie’s father)
Gender: Male | Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: F#4 | Vocal range bottom: Bb2

Harry Bright (Might be Sophie’s father)
Gender: Male | Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: F#4 | Vocal range bottom: C#3

Sky (Sophie’s fiancé)
Gender: Male | Age: 18 to 30
Vocal range top: D5 | Vocal range bottom: Eb3

Tanya (Former Dynamo)
Gender: Female | Age: 40 to 55
Vocal range top: E5 | Vocal range bottom: E3

Rosie (Former Dynamo)
Gender: Female | Age: 40 to 55
Vocal range top: D5 | Vocal range bottom: E3

Lisa (Sophie’s friend)
Gender: Female | Age: 18 to 30
Vocal range top: Db5 | Vocal range bottom: G3

Ali (Sophie’s friend)
Gender: Female | Age: 18 to 30
Vocal range top: D5 | Vocal range bottom: G3

Pepper (Barman at Taverna)
Gender: Male | Age: 20 to 35
Vocal range top: F5 | Vocal range bottom: A4

Eddie (Helps Sky with Water-Sports)
Gender: Male | Age: 18 to 30

ENSEMBLE ROLES
Consists of the Islanders who work at Donna’s, Wedding-Guests. Singers & Dancers throughout full production.