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Auditions for "Disney's The Little Mermaid" at Cassidy Theatre

Directed by CHRIS BIZUB

Musical Direction by DAVID COPSEY

Choreographed by JEN JUSTICE

Stage Managed by JEN SINDYLA

Saturday January 14th from 11:00am to 3:00pm

Wednesday January 18th from 6:30pm to 10:00pm

PERFORMANCES April 14th thru 30th, 2023

Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30pm and Sundays at 2:30pm

Rehearsals will take place Sundays thru Thursday from 6:30pm to 10:00pm.

Rehearsals begin February 19th.

Schedule your time slot now at HERE

 

PLEASE BRING YOUR HEADSHOT AND RESUME, ALL CONFLICTS BETWEEN FEBRUARY THRU APRIL AND PREPARE ONE SONG IN THE STYLE OF THE SHOW 32 BARS OR LESS. ACCOMPANIST PROVIDED.

 

CALLBACKS WILL BE SATURDAY JANUARY 21st from 11:00am to 3:00pm

A DANCE AUDITION AND READINGS FROM THE SCRIPT WILL TAKE PLACE AT CALLBACKS.

IMPORTANT: IN PERSON AUDITION SLOTS ARE OPEN TO AGES 16 AND UP ONLY.

ONCE ALL TIME-SLOTS ARE FILLED ALL INTERESTED PARTIES MUST SUBMIT THEIR AUDITION VIA VIDEO SUBMISSION.

Youth, under 16, auditioning for the roles of Flounder or youth ensemble, may submit video submissions for casting consideration.

ALL VIDEO SUBMISSIONS MUST HAVE "Little Mermaid Auditions-Cassidy Theatre" IN THEIR SUBJECT LINE TO BE ACCEPTED FOR YOUTH VIDEO SUBMISSIONS.

WHILE SINGING WITH ACCOMPANIMENT IS PREFERRED ACCAPELLA SINGING WILL BE ACCEPTED. YOU CAN SING WITH AN ACCOMPANIST. IF YOU ARE CALLED BACK.

THE BEST WAY TO SUBMIT A VIDEO AUDITION IS TO SEND AN UNLISTED YOUTUBE LINK PLEASE ATTACH A HEADSHOT/RESUME TO YOUR VIDEO SUBMISSION EMAIL IF YOU HAVE ONE. PLEASE SEND VIDEO SUBMISSIONS TO cmb164@1870.uakron.edu

***Video submissions must be submitted no later January 18th, 2023 by 9pm to be considered.***

 

 

SYNOPSIS: Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney's The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages. With music by eight-time Academy Award winner, Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater and a compelling book by Doug Wright, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its irresistible songs, including Under the Sea, Kiss the Girl, and Part of Your World. Ariel, King Triton's youngest daughter, wishes to pursue the human Prince Eric in the world above, bargaining with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her tail for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends, Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea.

ROLES AVAILABLE:

ARIEL, a Mermaid, King Triton's youngest daughter

PRINCE ERIC, Ariel's love interest, a prince.

PILOT, helmsman of Prince Eric's Ship

GRIMSBY, guardian of Prince Eric

FLOUNDER, a fish, Ariel's best friend

SCUTTLE, a Seagull, expert in human artifacts

KING TRITON, King of the Sea

SEBASTIAN, a crab, advisor to King Triton

URSULA, the Sea Witch, sister to King Triton

FLOTSAM and JETSAM, eels, lackeys to Ursula

MERSISTERS - AQUATA, ANDRINA, ARISTA, ATINA, ADELLA and ALLANA, daughters of King Triton

CHEF LOUIS, the Palace chef, a culinary perfectionist

WINDWARD and LEEWARD, trumpet fish, heralds in King Triton's court

SAILORS, SEA CREATURES of various shapes, sizes and species, MAIDS, CHEFS, SOUS CHEF of Chef Louis, PRINCESSES, potential mates for Prince Eric.

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to the director at cmb164@1870.uakron.edu

Cassidy Theatre is PROUD to announce auditions for our PRIDE MONTH show:

"KINKY BOOTS"
 

 

Directed by Kim Mihalik
Musical Direction by D. Keith Stiver
Choregraphy by Melanie Leibold
Stage Managed by Jen Sindyla

 

 

This show has inspired audiences across the globe, showing everyone we can change the world when we change our minds. This uplifting sensation features a Tony® and Grammy®-winning score by Cyndi Lauper, a book by Tony winner Harvey Fierstein, and direction and choreography by Tony winner Jerry Mitchell. Filled with glitter, glam and a whole lot of sole, KINKY BOOTS is a reminder to CELEBRATE YOUR LIFE TRIUMPHANTLY!

 

 

Our production family is looking for a dynamic cast to bring this fabulous story to life!

 

Auditions will be held Saturday, Feb 18 from 1-4, Sunday, Feb 19 from 7-10 and callbacks will be held Monday, Feb 20 at 7PM. The link to sign up for your time slot is below.

Please bring a resume, headshot and prepare the song of your choice, an accompanist will be provided.

We look forward to seeing you there! 

Sign up here:
https://www.signupgenius.com/

ROLES AVAILABLE:
Charlie Price, a bit confused, hero hiding under a victim's mantle
Young Charlie, Charlie as a 7 year old boy, lost, quiet, reflective
Lola/Simon, A prize fighter's physique draped in satin, a talented drag queen with a killer voice and winning ways
Young Lola/Simon, Lola as a 10 year old boy destined to wear high heels
Nicola, Charlie's long term girlfriend, uncomprimising
Lauren, Beautiful, strong working class girl
Don, Lola's nemesis, burly hypermasculine bear of a factory worker
Pat, Officious office manager who will let loose in her wild side when allowed, Lola's love interest
Trish, Factory worker with a husband and kids to worry over
George, Factory manager keeping up traditions
The Angels, The drag performers who populate The Blue Angel Nightclub.
Mr. Price, Charlie's father
Simon Sr., Lola's father, an unforgiving tower of anger
Harry, A contemporary of Charlie but his opposite, self aware and confident
Richard Bailey, Nicola's boss, an overly attractive and successful man

Ensemble, Hooligans, Factory Workers, Pub Patrons, Photographers, Club Patrons

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