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June 12, 2018

The Color Purple - EPA - Singers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Celie: Female, 25 to late 30s. African American. A radiant survivor who triumphantly journeys through a life filled with soul-reckoning challenges and emotional/physical violence. She is buoyed by a rock-solid faith in God, love and devotion for her sister Nettie, as well as the intimacy-awakening bond that she develops with Shug Avery. Note: Character age 14 to 40s. Nettie: Female, 25 to late 30s. African American. Celie’s sister, and her rock. Smart, driven, and protected by circumstance. Unwaveringly devoted to her sister, she is nonetheless torn apart from her, and goes on to realize a fulfilled life in Africa, which includes serving as caretaker to Celie’s "lost" children, ultimately reuniting them with their mother. Note: Character age 13 to 40s. Pa: Male, 40s–50s. African American. A deeply embittered and irredeemable man and violent abuser. He is father to Celie and Nettie, as well as father to Celie’s two children, whom he abducts from Celie and gives away at birth. Mister: Male, 35-45. African American. A deeply troubled man, as well as Celie’s husband and abuser. He is also the estranged love interest to Shug Avery, for whom he still carries a torch. Eventually he is redeemed by a self-reckoning and atoning for his transgressions. Note: Character age 30s to 50s. Harpo: Male, 25 to late 30s. African American. Mister’s hapless son from his first marriage. Well-intended, but often falls short due to exceedingly bad parenting by Mister. Falls deeply in love with--and is dominated by--his wife Sophia, then later by his girlfriend Squeak. He eventually finds his firm footing and manhood soon after Mister’s transformation and the return of his beloved Sofia. Note: Character age 18–40s. Sofia: Female, 20s to 35. African American. Harpo’s wife and Celie’s friend for life. A full-figured woman who possesses a giant personality, along with an equally expansive lust for life, and a proud sense of justice. A domineering pacifist who suffers no fools. Note: Character age 20s–40s. Shug Avery: Female, 30s–40s. African American. A sultry siren and juke-joint performer who has seen better days. A former lover of Mister and a "good-time girl," whose body, soul, and desire to love again is reawakened by Celie and the intimate bond they form with one another. Church Lady: Female, 18+, Any age. African American. Church lady who serves as a Greek/Gospel chorus who comments on the events of Celie’s life throughout the journey. ETHNICITY: African American See audition info under "Key Details" below Squeak: Female, 20-29 female. 20s. African American. Harpo’s devoted and fiercely protective girlfriend who serves as his great motivator. She possesses a voice that matches her name with mathematical exactness. ETHNICITY: African American See audition info under "Key Details" below Bobby: Male, 20-29 male. 20s. African American. Celie’s handyman in her later life/the arch flunky responsible for tending to Sophia during her jail stay. ETHNICITY: African American See audition info under "Key Details" below Buster: Male, 30-49 male, 30s-40s. African American. Sofia’s goodtime man, with whom she takes up between her relationship stints with Harpo/Shug Avery’s husband whose love and devotion grounds her life and love. ETHNICITY: African American See audition info under "Key Details" below Adam: Male, 20s. African American. Celie’s son, raised by Nettie in Africa and reunited with his mother late in the play. Olivia: Female, 20s. African American. Celie’s daughter, raised by Nettie in Africa and reunited with her mother late in the play.


Sweeney Todd - Open - Singers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Sweeney Todd aka Benjamin Barker (Lead): Male, 35-50, range: F2-Gb4; a wrongfully imprisoned barber seeking to right the wrongs committed against him; he is Johanna's father, singularly focussed on taking bloody revenge. Anthony Hope (Supporting): Male, 20-30, range: Bb2-F4; naive and youthful sailor returning to London; he helps Todd return to London and unexpectedly falls in love with Johanna. Tobias Ragg (Supporting): Male, 18-25, range:Bb2-Ab4; a poor youngster apprenticed to Pirelli; he finds a surrogate family in Todd and Lovett.


APPOINTMENTS - ¡Havana! - Singers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Enrique (Lead): Male, 39-54, Cuban founder and owner of the nightclub. Affable. An expert MC and an expert host. Great at repartee. Think Don Francisco without the sleaziness. Strong acting and vocal skills required. RANGE: TENOR 2. Xiomara (Lead): Female, 21-30, This Cuban ingénue is innocent and earnest. Learning how to navigate the world. We see her grow from wide-eyed and slightly spoiled to a young woman beginning to grow into her generosity and her poise. Strong belt voice required. RANGE: POP MEZZO SOPRANO. Dona Tita (Lead): Female, 41-54, The Cuban grand diva. Queen of the nightclub. Sings with a voice of authority and experience. Think Olga Guillot in her prime. Strong and imperial. RANGE: ALTO. Bebo (Lead): Male, 21-32, A stagehand. From the provinces. Impossibly sincere and hopelessly clumsy. Tangles himself in his own words. Think a young Cantinflas or Charlie Chaplin. Handsome. The right performer is a strong, comedic actor with some clown training. Should be funny and heartbreaking when he is just walking across the stage. Comedic singer. RANGE: TENOR 2. Miguelon (Lead): Male, 21-31, A crooner. Son of a bootlegger. The most seductive man in Havana. So handsome you dream he isn't a cad but when you get to know him later it turns out he is a cad. Of course he is. With looks like that he was condemned to be. Strong singer. RANGE: BARITONE. Fabiola (Lead): Female, The character is not yet 20. A chorus girl who is clearly on her way to a bigger career. Fierce dancer with a strong, amazing voice. Oozes sensuality. Think of a young La Lupe. A tornado on stage. RANGE: MEZZO SOPRANO. Squizzy Siegel (Supporting): Male, 42-53, Caucasian, a gringo mobster from Chicago. Good character actor required. Good vocals. Ensemble Dancers (Supporting): Males & Females, 18-32, African American, Latino/Hispanic, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race, Females: Technique and ability to pick up choreography fast is a must. Partnering skills needed, trained dancers. Males: Technique and ability to pick up choreography fast is a must. Partnering skills needed, trained dancers.


Sesame Street Live! - Non-Union - Singers
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Region: Eastern

Seeking:Singers Who Move Well (Chorus / Ensemble): Males & Females, 18-35, youthful male and female vocalists who move well with an urban style. Dancers/Characters/Puppeteers (Chorus / Ensemble): Males & Females, 18-35, male and female dancers, character performers, and puppeteers. Puppetry experience with hand/rod puppets and "mech" heads is a plus.


Sesame Street Live! - Non-Union - Dancers
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Region: Western

Seeking:Singers Who Move Well (Chorus / Ensemble): Males & Females, 18-35, youthful male and female vocalists who move well with an urban style. Dancers/Characters/Puppeteers (Chorus / Ensemble): Males & Females, 18-35, male and female dancers, character performers, and puppeteers. Puppetry experience with hand/rod puppets and "mech" heads is a plus.


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