Theater: Musicals

Production: 'A Christmas Carol: A New Musical'

Equity Principal & Chorus (Lead)

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Casting the freeFall Theatre's 2013-14 season to include "A Christmas Carol: A New Musical."

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Seeking

Males & Females, ages 8-64, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Equity Principal & Chorus: (Lead)

Available Roles

MAN 1
plays BOB CRATCHIT, OLD JOE - Baritone
- BOB CRATCHIT - a hardworking clerk in Scrooge's employment. Dedicated to his family, especially his young son Tiny Tim. Cratchit maintains a kind heart, even in the face of Scrooge's mean-spiritedness.
- OLD JOE - a ragpicker who scavenges off the dead

MAN 2
plays JACOB MARLEY, FEZZIWIG, TOPPER, THOMAS - Bass/Baritone
- JACOB MARLEY - returned from the grave to warn SCROOGE of the consequences of living the life of a miser.
- FEZZIWIG - A kind-hearted bank-owner who helps Ebenezer Scrooge get his start
- TOPPER - A guest at Fred's party
- THOMAS - Married to Caroline, indebted to Scrooge

MAN 3
plays FRED, YOUNG EBENEEZER - Tenor
- FRED - warm and compassionate, Scrooge's nephew, feels sorry for the old man, yet still obligated to him, being family
- YOUNG EBENEEZER - saving his money and running from a life of poverty, Young Ebenezer is still happy and sociable and deeply in love with Belle

MAN 4
plays GENTLEMAN 1, SCHOOLMASTER, GHOST OF PRESENT, GRAVEDIGGER - Baritone
- GENTLEMAN 1 - looking for a donation from Scrooge
- SCHOOLMASTER - Young Ebeneezer's schoolmaster
- GHOST OF PRESENT - a large jovial man who wears a long cape and has a wreath on his head
- GRAVEDIGGER - loots Scrooge's corpse/bedchambers

MAN 5
plays GENTLEMAN 2, DICK WILKINS, GHOST OF FUTURE - Tenor
- GENTLEMAN 2 - looking for a donation from Scrooge
- DICK WILKINS - Scrooge's friend, fellow employee at Fezziwig's
- GHOST OF FUTURE - frightful apparition of Scrooge's future. Walks on stilts.

WOMAN 1
plays MRS. CRATCHIT - Mezzo/Soprano
- MRS. CRATCHIT - a wonderful wife and mother, hopeful and generous

WOMAN 2
plays GHOST OF PAST, VIRGINIA, CAROLINE - Mezzo/Soprano
- GHOST OF PAST - a young, twinkly, spritely apparition, full of the Christmas spirit.
- VIRGINIA - a guest at Fred's party
- CAROLINE - Married to Thomas, indebted to Scrooge

WOMAN 3
plays MRS. FEZZIWIG, CHARWOMAN - Mezzo
- MRS. FEZZIWIG - the cheerful wife of MR. FEZZIWIG the banker. Happy to reach out and help her fellow man
- CHARWOMAN - loots Scrooge's corpse/bedchambers

WOMAN 4
plays BELLE, TOPPER'S WIFE, LAUNDRESS - Soprano
- BELLE - young, lovely, and goodhearted. Truly in love with young Ebenezer, but saddened when it comes time to return his ring.
- TOPPER'S WIFE - A guest at Fred's party
- LAUNDRESS - loots Scrooge's corpse/bedchambers

TINY TIM
the young son of Bob Cratchit. Weak and crippled, but full of true goodness and hope.

3 GIRLS
(ages 8-16) to play Cratchit children & various schoolchildren

3 BOYS
(ages 8-16) to play Cratchit children & various schoolchildren