Theater: Musicals

Production: 'Amazing Grace' (See all 8 roles)

John Newton (Supporting)

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Production Details

Casting "Amazing Grace." with music, lyrics, and book by Christopher Smith, and book by Arthur Giron.

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Male, ages 20-29, Caucasian

Role Description

John Newton: (Supporting) British Dialect (RP), a rebel, who is roguishly attractive, starts the show arrogant, defiant, and resentful after the early loss of his mother, turns his back on his musical gifts, and dreams of adventure and profit on the high seas in the slave trade, smitten with his childhood friend Mary and longs for a relationship with his aloof and severe father, through his many trials and tribulations he transforms into a passionate, selfless man who pens the lyrics to the title song and devotes the rest of his life to abolishing slavery, must move well; tenor.


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