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February 15, 2019

The Lion King - Open - Dancers
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Region: Western

Seeking:Dancers (Chorus / Ensemble): Males & Females, 18-34, seeking strong dancers with a modern/ballet dance background; late teens to early 30s.


Public Servant - EPA - Actors
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Ed: Male, 40-59, a father to a teenage daughter who he loves but who he's growing apart from; small town politician in North Carolina; charming but not oily; authentic and polite; conservative but modern; he's sad when no one is looking; Ed ran for office because he genuinely wants to help people, but the job is eating away at his optimism. Hannah: Female, 19, college freshman full of new ideas, she thinks she understands the world; overweight and self-conscious about it; sweet, smart and funny; she admires her father and hates disappointing him; she keeps secrets.


Much Ado About Nothing - EPA - Actors
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Benedick: Male, 30-39, African American, a lord of Padua; the quintessential rom-com leading man; equal parts dashing, funny, sexy, foolish and intelligent; a role for a leading actor who has both exceptional comedic and dramatic strengths, enormous wit and strong command of classical language. Leonato: Male, 50-59, African American, Governor of Messina, father to Hero and uncle to Beatrice; well- respected and values his good name; commanding and powerful, but also possessing a playful side; generous toward his friends and brutal with his enemies; capable of great gentleness and humility and also terrible rage. Don Pedro: Male, 30-49, African American, Prince of Aragon; a soldier. Benedick’s contemporary and commander; they are old friends and comrades in arms; he is wealthy, privileged, charming, courteous, and virile; he possesses an innate sense of power and authority, which he wears with great ease; a man comfortable in his own skin. Claudio: Male, 30-39, African American, a young Florentine soldier; in love with Hero; cut from a rougher cloth than his comrades, but can still move seamlessly between the macho world of the military and the world of the court; handsome, charming, masculine, a touch of grit; a true believer in honor and virtue; his strict moral code sometimes clouds his judgment and causes him to act rigidly and impetuously. Hero: Female, 25-39, African American, cousin to Beatrice, daughter of Leonato; lovely, charming, gentle, kind, but has backbone; in love with Claudio; innocent of any wrongdoing, she is slandered by Claudio’s enemies and is devastated by the attacks on her good name. Dogberry: Male, 40+, African American, the master constable of Messina; dedicated, determined, but clumsy; proud, sincere, he takes his job extremely seriously; eager to impress the court, and will go to absurd lengths in order to do so; his attempts to speak formally and elaborately are riddled with misunderstandings and malapropisms; a role for a master comic actor with great physical and verbal comedic skill. Don John: Male, 30-49, African American, Don Pedro’s illegitimate half-brother; melancholy, brooding, wily; envious of his brother’s status and authority, he schemes to get back at him by ruining the happiness of his brother’s friends; an excellent mind for planning and calculating, and an eye for pinpointing the weaknesses of others. Antonio: Male, 50+, African American, Leonato’s older brother; although he is perhaps past his physical prime, he is still fierce and commanding; he is a patriarch who is a little out of step with the times, as his place in society is gradually being usurped by a new, younger guard; he has a passionate temper that sometimes overwhelms him. Margaret: Female, 30-39, African American, Hero’s gentlewoman; she is a woman, not a girl, but definitely not an old maid; she is sensual, robust, and has a hard time keeping a cap on her sexuality; not cheap or tawdry, just possessing a sexuality that is present, if perhaps inconsistent with the morality of the court. Conrad & Borachio: Male, 25-39, cohorts of Don John; they are not in the court but more than happy to move in those circles; it gives them the reflected aura of respectability that they do not possess on their own; they are players; slick, tough and edgy. Into women, power and money, not necessarily in that order. Verges: Male, 40-59, Dogberry’s hapless sidekick; not the sharpest tool in the kit; together they make a classic double act; this is a role for a character actor who with excellent verbal and physical comedic skills. Ursula: Female, 20-49, African American, Hero’s gentlewoman; a calming influence in a household dominated by authoritative men. Balthasar: Males & Females, 30+, African American, male or female; a singer and attendant in Don Pedro’s court. Friar Francis: Male, 30-59, African American, compassionate, level-headed, wise; a strong believer in the redemptive power of love, he sets in motion a plot to reunite Hero and Claudio; he is a man of true faith and considerable imagination.


The Gateway 2019 Season - EPA - Singers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:ON YOUR FEET Rehearsal: April 23-May 8 Performance: May 8-25 Director: TBA Choreographer: TBA Young Emilio/Nayib: Male, age 12; Emilio as a boy and Nayib Gloria’s son, straightforward, determined, strong, must speak fluent Spanish and does not need to sing, principal. Gloria Estefan: Female, 20-30, Cuban, initially shy, opens up as the story progresses, becomes an icon, sharp sense of humor, good actress, must speak fluent Spanish and sing well, principal Emilio Estefan: Male, 30-40, Cuban, confident, handsome, sometimes stumbles over his emotions...and his English; loyal, leading man with character, must speak fluent Spanish and sing well, principal. Gloria Fajardo: Female, 50-60, Cuban, Gloria’s mother, brassy, strong-willed, Latin matriarch, survivor, biting humor, must speak fluent Spanish and sing well, principal. Consuelo: Female, 65-75, Cuban, Gloria’s grandmother, Cuban stage mother, sometimes an apparition, wise, loving, warm, Gloria’s guardian angel, must speak fluent Spanish and be able to carry a tune, principal. Young Gloria: Female, 10-12, Cuban, innocent, but smart and self-reliant; slightly sad, but always full of hope, must speak fluent Spanish and sing well, principal. _________________ THE BODYGUARD Rehearsal: June 18- July 3 Performance: July 3-20 Director: TBA Choreographer: TBA Frank Farmer: Male, 40-49 a former C.I.A. agent, physically fit, lithe and athletic; sharp witted and instinctive; handsome and charismatic. He radiates a silent strength, an American alpha man type. Frank sings one song in a karaoke style. He need not be a major singer, just have the confidence to sing in front of a theatre audience. ETHNICITY: Caucasian Nicki Marron: Female, 18+ Rachel's older sister, late 30s; a very talented singer who has taken a back seat to her sisters rising star. Quiet type but attractive. Must be a very strong singer. Nicki must have a very soulful, gospel-tinged voice. She sings ballads in the show and so should have a warm resonance, excellent pitch and an ability to riff. Range from G below middle C to E at top of staff. ETHNICITY: African American Bill Devaney: Male, 50-59 Rachel Marron's long-standing Manager/Guardian Angel. He has looked after her from the start and runs her life. A kind and loyal man who always has Rachel’s best interests at heart. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Tony: Male, 30-39 Rachel Marron's security, broad shoulders, narrow hips, classic bouncer physique. He is fiercely protective of Rachel and would do anything for her. A kind man. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Sy Spector: Male, 40-49 Rachel's publicist, deeply ambitious and doesn't suffer fools or indeed anyone who isn't doing exactly what he wants; bullish and quick. His belief is that the whole Oscar nomination for Rachel is because of his hard work and his alone! He believes he is her driving force. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Stalker: Male, 20-39 Rachel Marron's stalker, military type, weird, outcast; should be able to sing comfortably in a tenor range; has one featured solo vocal line. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Ray Court: Male, 30-39 Fletcher: Male, 8-12 _________________ THE SOUND OF MUSIC Rehearsal: July 16-31 Performance: July 31-August 17 Director: Choreographer: Captain Von Trapp: Male, 30-59 strong actor, commanding presence, retired naval officer and proud Austrian. Highly organized and regimented, efficient and smart; baritone; principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Maria Rainer: Female, 20-29 spirited, passionate and charming, though occasionally filled with selfdoubt, caring and committed; chest mix with strong head voice; principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Elsa Schraeder: Female, 30-49 a wealthy widow, she is sophisticated, charming and clever; legitmezzo range; A-E below high C; principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Max Detweiller: Male, 40-59 witty and clever impresario who can be charmingly pushy when pursuing what he wants; strong character actor with good sense of comedy; baritone; principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Mother Abbess: Female, 40-59 wise, kind and strong; powerful chest and head voice; mezzo or soprano (B-Ab); principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Liesl Von Trapp: Female, 18+ to play 16; a teen on the verge of womanhood; innocent, naïve, and initially infatuated with Rolf. Chest mix with a head voice (low G-F#) and comfortable with dance; principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Rolf Gruber: Male, 18+ to play 17, epitome of clean cut, athletic German youth; self important but pleasant, he can be somewhat aggressive; lyric baritone; must be a comfortable with dance; principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Herr Zeller: Male, 20-49 a staunch Nazi sympathizer and eventually a leader in the Nazi regime. principal. ETHNICITY: Caucasian Franz: Male, 30-59 distant and efficient butler. ETHNICITY: Caucasian  Admiral Von Schreiber: Male, 40-59 a retired Admiral in the Austrian Navy and neighbor of Captain Von Trapp; principal. ETHNICITY: Caucasian Friedrich von Trapp (Lead): Male, age 14. Unchanged voice. Trying to be the "man" of the family. Quiet and gentlemanly. Excellent singer. Strong boy soprano voice. Should not be taller than 5’3”. Principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Louisa von Trapp (Lead): Female, age 13. Initially mischievous, she eventually softens to Maria. Excellent singer. Must be under 5’. Principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Kurt von Trapp (Lead): Male, age 11. Unchanged voice. Inquisitive and adorable. He longs for love and attention from his father. Boy soprano with a high G. Principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Brigitta von Trapp (Lead): Female, age 10. intelligent, independent, bookish, and thoughtful; she is always honest and is not afraid to speak her mind. Excellent singer. Principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Marta von Trapp (Lead): Female, age 7. Sweet and gentle. Excellent singer. Principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Gretl von Trapp (Lead): Female, age 5. Must be at least age 6 to audition. Adorable and, at first, somewhat shy, but warms to Maria immediately. Excellent singer. Principal. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Sister Berthe: Mistress of Novices Sister Margaretta: Mistress of Postulants Ursula ______________ ELF: THE MUSICAL Rehearsal: November 26-December 13 Performance: December 13-29 Director: TBA Choreographer: TBA Buddy: Male, 25-35 born a human but raised at the North Pole as a Christmas Elf, Buddy is eager to find his place in the world. He is a child at heart, and that child-like curiosity makes him both endearing and gets him into trouble; vocal range top: C5; vocal range bottom: Ab2. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Jovie: Female, 25-30 Buddy's girlfriend. She works at Macy's and has a bit of a cynical outlook on life and love because of the men she's dated. She is caught off guard by Buddy's genuinely big heart; vocal range top: D5; vocal range bottom: G3. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Walter: Male, 55-65 Buddy's workaholic father. He is a children's book writer but lacks any of the childlike spirit that Buddy has. He is selfish, tense, and generally angry with life; vocal range top: G4; vocal range bottom: A2. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Emily: Female, 40-50 Walter's wife. Though she is sweet and willing to take him in, she thinks Buddy is crazy at first. Wishes her husband would spend more time with the family; vocal range top: Eb5; vocal range bottom: F3. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Michael: Male, 10-12 Buddy's stepbrother who is excited to have a new friend and brother. Unlike his mother, he doesn't take much convincing to have Christmas spirit, but like his mother, he wishes his father would spend more time with the family; vocal range top: G5; vocal range bottom: F3. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Deb: Female, 25-55 Walter's secretary. Takes an instant liking to Buddy simply for the novelty of it. Though she aims to please and is a bit of a suck-up, she feels under appreciated; vocal range top: Eb5; vocal range bottom: C4. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Manager: Male, 35-40 a heavy-set manager at Macy's. He is a good, friendly guy just trying to do his job and get by; vocal range top: F#4; vocal range bottom: B2 ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity.  Greenway: Male, 55-65 Walter's boss. He is what Walter will become if he continues down the path he is on. A tyrannical, workaholic who cares nothing about the people around him or who work for him; vocal range top: Ab4; vocal range bottom: E3. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Santa: Male, 65-80 Just another workingman. Loves his job and Christmas, but also likes to kick back and watch the game when a rare opportunity arises. A natural storyteller; vocal range top: E4; vocal range bottom: A2. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Chadwick: Male, 40-50 One of Walter's right-hand men. He is desperate to keep his job, and perhaps the dumber of the two; vocal range top: F#4; vocal range bottom: Ab3. ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity. Matthews: Male, 35-40 one of Walter's right-hand men. He is desperate to keep his job and is the schemer of the two; vocal range top: F#4; vocal range bottom: Ab3 ETHNICITY: Any ethnicity.


Stages St. Louis - Open - Dancers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Female Ensemble Dancers Who Sing (Supporting): Female, 18-36, 5’3’’-5’8’’ of all ethnic backgrounds to portray various ensemble roles in the Stages Season. Male Ensemble Dancers Who Sing (Supporting): Male, 18-38, 5’9’’+ of all ethnic backgrounds to portray various ensemble roles in the Stages Season.


Milwaukee Rep 2019-20 Season - EPA - Actors, Singers
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Region: Central

Seeking:Two Pianos, Four Hands by Ted Dykstra and Richard Greenblatt Stackner Cabaret, LORT D. Director: Laura Braza Milwaukee Rep 2019-20 Season - Chicago EPA Day 1 of 2 Page 1 of 5 1st Rehearsal- 08/13/2019; 1st Preview- 09/06/2019; Opening- 09/08/2019; Closing- 11/03/2019 TED (male, 20s-40s, any ethnicity): strong actor and expert-level pianist RICHARD (male, 20s-40s, any ethnicity): strong actor and expert-level pianist West Side Story: Book by Arthur Laurents, Music by Leonard Bernstein, Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Quadracci Powerhouse, LORT B. Director: Mark Clements 1st Rehearsal- 08/20/2019; 1st Preview- 09/17/2019; Opening- 09/21/2019; Closing- 10/27/2019 Roles available: Riff, Tony, Action, A-Rab, Baby John, Graziella, Velma, Bernardo, Maria, Anita, Chino, Rosalia, Consuelo, Doc, Schrank, Krupke, Glad Hand, Ensemble The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess Stiemke Studio, LORT D. Director: Annika Boras 1st Rehearsal- 08/27/2019; 1st Preview- 09/25/2019; Opening- 09/27/2019; Closing- 11/03/2019 Janine Bosko (female, white, early 60s): A college professor Zoe Reed (female, black, 20): A college student Nunsense: Book, Music, and Lyrics by Dan Goggin Stackner Cabaret, LORT D 1st Rehearsal- 10/15/2019; 1st Preview- 11/08/2019; Opening- 11/10/2019; Closing- 01/12/2020 Charles Dickens/Ebenezer Scrooge Dickens Assistants Bob Cratchit Fred Charitable Workers Ghost of Marley Ghost of Christmas Past Thomas’s Mother and Father Young Scrooge Mr. Fezziwig Mrs. Fezziwig Belle Ghost of Christmas Present Mrs. Cratchit Topper Caroline Caroline’s Husband Gentlemen Old Joe Mrs. Dilber The Legend of Georgia McBride by Matthew Lopez Quadracci Powerhouse, LORT B 1st Rehearsal- 12/17/2019; 1st Preview- 01/14/2019; Opening 01/17/2019; Closing- 02/16/2019 Casey Jo Tracy Rexy/Jason Eddie Chasin’ Dem Blues: Untold Story of Paramount Records by Kevin Ramsey Stackner Cabaret, LORT D 1st Rehearsal- 12/23/2019; 1st Preview- 01/17/2020; Opening- 01/19/2020; Closing- 03/22/2019 Blue Queen Milwaukee Rep 2019-20 Season - Chicago EPA Day 1 of 2 Page 3 of 5 Harp Professor Hedwig and the Angry Inch. Book by John Cameron Mitchell, Music and Lyrics by Stephen Trask Stiemke Studio, LORT D. Director: Mark Clements 1st Rehearsal- 12/31/2019; 1st Preview- 01/28/2020; Opening- 01/31/2020; Closing- 03/08/2020 Hedwig Itzhak Eclipsed by Danai Gurira Quadracci Powerouse, LORT B. Director: May Adrales 1st Rehearsal- 02/04/2020; 1st Preview- 03/03/2020; Opening- 03/36/2020; Closing- 03/29/2020 The Girl Helena Bessie Mama Rita Hootenanny: The Musicale (World Premiere) by David M. Lutken Stackner Cabaret, LORT D. Director: Sherry Lutken 1st Rehearsal- 02/25/2020; 1st Preview- 03/20/2020; Opening- 03/22/2020; Closing- 05/24/2020 Six Actor/Musicians Note: This project is still in development and a specific casting breakdown is not available at this time. Antonio’s Song: Dreaming of a Son by Deal Orlandersmith and Antonio Edwards Suarez Stiemke Studio, LORT D. Director: Mark Clements 1st Rehearsal- 03/17/2020; 1st Preview- 03/25/2020; Opening- 03/27-2020; Closing- 04/12/2020 Antonio Note: The role of Antonio is cast. Destiny of Desire by Karen Zacarías Quadracci Powerhouse, LORT B. Director: José Luis Valenzuela 1st Rehearsal- 04/14/2020; 1st Preview- 04/21/2020; Opening- 04/28/2019; Closing- 05/17/2020 Hortencia del Rio Ernesto del Rio Victoria Maria del Rio/Nurse 1 Armando Castillo Milwaukee Rep 2019-20 Season - Chicago EPA Day 1 of 2 Page 4 of 5 Fabiola Castillo Pilar Esperanza Castillo/Nurse 2 Sebastian Jose Castillo/Paramedic 1/Cop 1 Doctor Jose Ramio Mendoza/Casino Dealer/Cop Doctor Diego Mendoza/Paramedic 2/Cop 2


APPOINTMENTS - Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera, 2019 RMTA Season - Dancers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:TITANIC All roles available.  ________________ THE FULL MONTY All roles available.  ______________ BRIGADOON All roles available.  ______________ DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST All roles available.  _______________ THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE All roles available.


APPOINTMENTS - Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera, 2019 RMTA Season - Singers
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Seeking:TITANIC All roles available.  ________________ THE FULL MONTY All roles available.  ______________ BRIGADOON All roles available.  ______________ DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST All roles available.  _______________ THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE All roles available.


Becoming Nancy - ECC - Singers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Young Male Ensemble: Male, 18+, teens/young adults of all cultural backgrounds; playing various high school students and other ensemble roles; excellent singers; dancing a plus. Young Female Ensemble: Female, 18+, teens/young adults of all cultural backgrounds; playing various high school students and other ensemble roles; excellent singers; dancing a plus. Adult Male Ensemble: Male, 30-59, of all cultural backgrounds, to play various parents and other adult characters in the ensemble; fantastic singers; dancing a plus. Adult Female Ensemble: Female, 30-59, of all cultural backgrounds, to play various parents and other adult characters in the ensemble; fantastic singers; dancing a plus.


Cape May Stage 2019 - EPA - Actors, Singers
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Seeking:Heisenberg by Simon Stephens directed by Roy Steinberg rehearses May 7, previews May 22 opens May 23 closes June 21 Georgie Burns– female, 42 – She is from New Jersey, funny, sexy, a liar, charismatic - moves well Alex Priest – male, 75 – He is from Enniscorthy County, Wexford, Ireland – tall with long fingers, shy, poetic, attractive Time is the present - Place is London and Jersey City _____________________ Sylvia by A. R. Gurney directed by Roy Steinberg rehearses June 11, previews June 26, opens June 27 and closes August 2 Sylvia – female -20s to 30s – pert and sexy – plays a Lab/Poodle mixture – moves well- may cast EMC Greg – male – 50s -60 – financial trader, upscale WASP, midlife crisis - Kate – female – 50s-60 –public school English teacher – strong willed Tom/Phyllis/Leslie – male to play all three roles – Tom is New York macho/Phyllis is WASPy society lady/Leslie is neutral-gender therapist New York today All characters need great comic timing _______________ Sidekicked by Kim Powers directed by Roy Steinberg rehearses July 23, previews August 7, opens August 8 and closes September 20 Vivian Vance – female, 51 – plays Ethel Mertz in “I Love Lucy” – vulgar, funny, some musical theatre chops – speaks to her analyst March 2, 1960 – Desilu Studio lot – dressing room/ NY apartment/soundstage _________________ The Taming by Lauren Gunderson directed by Marlena Lustik rehearses September 10, previews September 25, opens September 26 and closes November 1 - Patricia – female 30s – from Georgia – conservative – also plays James Madison 1787 Bianca – female 30s – from Georgia – liberal- also plays good-girl intern and Charles Pinckney 1787 Katherine – female-20s- from Georgia – Southern belle pageant winner – also plays George and Martha Washington 1787 and Dolly Madison – may cast EMC Great comic timing, southern accents, actors need not be white – strongly looking for diverse cast ____________________ Murder For Two: Holiday Edition Book and Music by Joe Kinosian Book and Lyrics by Kellen Blair directed by Hans Friedrich rehearses October 22, previews November 6, opens November 7, closes December 29. Two piano playing actors: Marcus Moscowicz – an ambitious young officer All of the suspects: Dahlia Whitney, the victim’s loopy widow Murray and Barb Flandon, the Whitney’s bickering neighbors Steph Whitney, an overeager grad student Barrette Lewis, a self-incriminating ballerina Dr. Griff, a friendly local psychiatrist Timmy, Pickwick and Skid – members of a boy’s choir Buttons, a late arrival Place: An isolated mansion in rural New England, present day on the night of Christmas Eve


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