Male Talents Needed for Musical
Location: Raleigh, NC
$726 per week
Ethnicity: All ethnicities
"DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST"
1st full company rehearsal: Monday, July 10th
Show run is July 25th through July 30th
Oct 5, 2016
Oct 6, 2016
CONTRACT: LOA; (approval/salary level pending; current weekly minimum: $726.00)
Equity actor/singers for various roles and ensemble.
Please prepare a brief musical theater song per the show specific breakdowns following. Bring sheet music, in the correct key, as an accompanist will be provided. Please bring a picture and resume, stapled together and your Equity card.
An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.
Equity's contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition.
Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.
Seeking to cast the following principals and chorus:
Late 20's - late 30's. 5'10" or taller. This role requires an exceptional actor (classical training helpful) who is also a major singer. A tortured soul trapped in the body of a Beast. Angry, volatile and hopeless. When he meets Belle, she awakens his warm, loving human side and is able to overcome his bestial nature to break the spell. Should be handsome and well built. Vocal range: Baritone to an F.
Mid 40's - late 50's. Belle's father. An eccentric inventor. Comic, warm, sincere and immensely lovable. Devoted to his daughter. Short and stout is good. Not obese. Vocal range: Character voice to a D.
Character is Mid 20's - mid 30's,no older. Must be 6' or taller. Very handsome muscular build, sexy with a larger than life chiseled face. Actor must be a strong comedic farceur capable of playing a larger than life style. A rude, self-centered bully. Egomaniacal, narcissistic, will go to any lengths to get what he wants. Believes he is God's gift to women. Should move very well. Vocal range: Big Broadway baritone with a solid F.
Mid 20's - mid 30's. No taller than 5'8". Gaston's adoring hanger-on buddy. His entire being is centered around serving Gaston. A true fall guy. A buffoon in every sense of the word. A dim wit. Must be able to handle physical comedy and move well. Must be able to sing and do a strong character voice. Vocal range: to a G.
Early 30's - early 40's. A candelabra. Very charming, very suave, very French. Maitre D' who fancies himself as a Lady's man. Passionate, prone to dramatic displays of emotion. The Beast's coach in the love department. Must have a credible French accent. Should move well. Vocal range: Baritone to a G.
Mid 30's - late 40's. A manic, officious English Major Domo. Someone wound him up way too tight and he has never wound down. A slightly snooty Brit, with a heart of gold. He thinks that he is in charge of the household, but no one ever listens to him. English accent required. Vocal range: Character voice, not much singing.
ENSEMBLE: MALE SINGERS - Standard Broadway style singers able to play character roles.
Must move well.
Please call for an appointment.