DIRECTOR/CHOREOGRAPHER – CHRISTINE NEGHERBON
MUSIC DIRECTOR – RYAN O’CONNELL
ASSOCIATE CHOREOGRAPHER – KEENON HOOKS
PRODUCER - CHRIS GILBERT
NON – UNION REHEARSALS BEGIN MONDAY, APRIL 2.
AEA REHEARSALS BEGIN MONDAY, APRIL 9.
Rehearsals are Mondays-Thursdays, 3pm-11pm, Saturdays 10am-6pm, Sundays, 1:30pm-9:30pm
OPEN: APRIL 27, CLOSE: MAY 13 - 11 total performances
THE ROLE OF ANDY LEE HAS BEEN CAST. ALL OTHER ROLES ARE OPEN. THE ROLES OF PEGGY, JULIAN, BILLY, DOROTHY, BERT, MAGGIE, ABNER, AND PAT MAY BE CONSIDERED FOR EQUITY (UP TO 3 CONTRACTS). ALL OTHERS FOR NON-UNION CONTRACTS.
PAY: AEA GUEST ARTIST TIER 3: $568/week Non-Union: $1000 flat fee
MONDAY, February 19 (Singing)
10am – 3:30pm - BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20 (Singing)
10am – 2 pm – BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
**TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 20 DANCE CALL**
***730pm – 1030pm ALL THOSE INTERESTED IN ENSEMBLE AND BILLY, PEGGY, ANNIE, PHYLLIS, LORRAINE MUST ATTEND***
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 22 (Singing)
10am – 3:30pm – BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
CALLBACKS BY INVITATION ONLY FRIDAY, February 23, 10am – 4pm
AUDITIONS TO BE HELD AT THE NORRIS PAVILION:
501 INDIAN PEAK ROAD, ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, CA 90274
The Norris Pavilion Building is next to the fire station.
Parking is across the street in mall parking structure. It is FREE.
30-45 seconds of uptempo and 30-45 seconds of a ballad in the style of the show. Bring picture, resume and sheet music in your own key. Accompanist provided. No recorded music or a capella. You may sing from the score.
DANCE CALL: is for all those interested in Peggy, Billy, Annie, Phyllis, Lorraine, and Ensemble, and they should bring tap shoes and dance shoes and wear comfortable clothes.
To make an appointment please use the following link: http://castingmanager.com/audition/info/1Y4nZtj6sbt88hX
Sign in, or create your own account, and make your appointment.
Call 310-544-0403 ext 263 with questions.
Peggy Sawyer (Lead): ALL ETHNICITIES Female, 20-29 Extraordinary tap dancer who can sing like a Broadway leading lady and play the ingenue: mezzo/belt
Julian Marsh (Lead): ALL ETHNICITIES Male 40-59 Powerful, charismatic, a successful Broadway director. Baritone to Ab
Dorothy Brock (Lead): ALL ETHNICITIES Female 40-49 A genuine star, elegant, now fading a bit. Move well, comic timing needed Low alto to low Eb.
Billy Lawlor (Lead): ALL ETHNICITIES Male, 20-29 Extraordinary tap dancer who can sing beautifully and believably play the “juvenile lead.” Tenor
Maggie Jones (Supporting): ALL ETHNICITIES Female, 40-49 Half of a writing duo. Sing and move well, comic timing a must, warm and charming. Character alto
Bert Barry (Supporting): ALL ETHNICITIES Male, 40-49 Half of a writing duo. Sing and move well, comic timing a must, vaudeville flair. Character baritone
Abner Dillon (Supporting): ALL ETHNICITIES Male 40-65 Sugar Daddy, Texan, big presence.
Pat Denning (Supporting): ALL ETHNICITIES Male 30-50 Dorothy’s former vaudeville partner and love interest, leading man
Oscar (supporting): ALL ETHNICITIES Male any age - Piano Accompanist for “Pretty Lady”; piano playing a plus
Anytime Annie (supporting): ALL ETHNICITIES Female 25-35
Phyllis (featured): ALL ETHNICITIES Female 25-35
Lorraine: (featured): ALL ETHNICITIES Female 25-35
Women’s Ensemble: ALL ETHNICITIES Must be very strong tappers who sing very well. The roles of Gladys, Diane, and Ethel will come from the ensemble.
Men’s Ensemble: ALL ETHNICITIES Must be very strong tappers who sing very well. The roles of Mac, Doc, Thugs, etc. will come from the ensemble, as will the Thief (non-speaking), a lithe-Fosse-esque character in the ballet.
IMPORTANT DATES BELOW: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY:
Other Important dates:
Saturday, April 21, 11am-7 (Sitzprobe 11am-3pm)
Sunday, April 22, 12pm-12am (10 out of 12)
Monday, April 23 OFF
Tuesday, April 24, 3pm – 11pm all
Wednesday, April 25, 3pm-11pm all Dress rehearsal with orchestra 8pm
Thursday, April 26, 3pm-11pm all Final Dress rehearsal with orchestra 8pm
Friday, April 27, 1-6pm (as needed) 7:30 half hour call 8pm PERFORMANCE
Saturday, April 28, 730 half hour 8pm PERFORMANCE
Sunday, April 29, 130 half hour 2pm PERFORMANCE
Friday, May 4, 3pm-6 Brushup Rehearsal 7:30 half hour 8pm PERFORMANCE
Saturday, May 5, 130 half hour 2pm PERFORMANCE
Saturday, May 5, 730 half hour 8pm PERFORMANCE
Sunday, May 6, 130 half hour 2pm PERFORMANCE
Friday, May 11, 3-6pm Brushup Rehearsal 7:30 half hour 8pm PERFORMANCE
Saturday, May 12, 130 half hour 2pm PERFORMANCE
Saturday, May 12, 730 half hour 8pm PERFORMANCE
Sunday, May 13, 130 half hour, 2pm PERFORMANCE