"THE WHO'S TOMMY" Auditions.
Showdates: February 10-19th, 2017.
We announce auditions for Pete Townsend's Tony Award Winning musical THE WHO'S TOMMY. Callbacks, if necessary, are scheduled for Monday November 21st.
The director is seeking high energy singers and dancers for this modern rock-opera so prepare 16 bars of a song in the same style of the show displaying your vocal strength and ability and be prepared to learn a brief dance routine.
Walk-ins are accepted. This is a non-equity, non-paid production. All roles are available.
TOMMY/NARRATOR (18-25) an embittered young genius stricken deaf, dumb, and blind after a childhood trauma. Tommy discovers that he is a natural master of pinball, and later becomes a cult-like hero figure to masses enthralled by his story. Captain Walker and Mrs. Walker's son. Range: Db3-B4.
CAPTAIN WALKER (30-45) a former soldier with lingering guilt. He murders his wife's lover after coming back from a POW camp, resulting in Tommy's trauma-induced blindness, deafness, and dumbness. Father to Tommy and husband to Mrs. Walker. Range: F3-C#5.
UNCLE ERNIE (35-50) a lecherous, drunken bachelor. Ernie molests a young Tommy and later runs a children's camp seeking to profit from Tommy's popularity. Mrs. Walker's brother and Tommy's uncle. Range: G2-Bb4.
COUSIN KEVIN (18-25) a bully with sadistic tendencies. Tortures his cousin, Tommy, when they're young and later seizes the opportunity to profit from Tommy's success. Range: Ab2-B4.
HAWKER (25-45)Baritone A man of the street who introduces the audience to The Gypsy
THE LOVER (25-35) Mrs. Walkers lover while Captain Walker is away.
THE SPECIALIST (35-50) a doctor with modern ideas about how to cure Tommy. Tommy's parents hire him in their desperation to find any cure for their son. Range: G#3-F4.
SALLY SIMPSON (18-25) a bold, sensitive, and excitable teenybopper. Sally develops a fan crush on Tommy and rushes the stage to be close to him. Range: F3-D5.
High energy, committed ensemble members who sing and move well to make up the Lads, soldiers and townsfolk.
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