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Production: 'Elf,' Tour, Dancers

Comedic Ensemble Dancer-Singers (Supporting)

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Production Details

NETworks Presentations is casting the upcoming national tour of "Elf."

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Males & Females, ages 20-49, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Comedic Ensemble Dancer-Singers: (Supporting) funny, attractive, smart, seeking very strong dancers with big personalities who sing very well, should have a strong sense of style, tapping is not required, must be able to deliver various comedic bit parts throughout the show, will possibly cover principal roles as understudies; seeking performers with strong legit Broadway voices.

Understudy Positions

BUDDY (Understudy)
This role was made famous by Will Ferrell in the movie. Buddy is Caucasian, 30ish, male. Funny, and warm with an infectious personality. He has been raised as one of Santa's Elves and has the innocence of a child. He has outrageous enthusiasm for everything he sees and does but it is very genuine. We are seeking a comedian with great subtle timing and an amazing singing voice.

JOVIE (Understudy)
This role was played by Zooey Deschanel in the movie. Female, Caucasian, 20s to 30s, warm, funny and comedic. A New Yorker that doesn’t have much Christmas spirit until meeting Buddy. Must have a great singing voice and be appealing and relatable.

WALTER (Understudy)
This role was played by James Caan in the movie. Walter is Caucasian, 50s, male. He is a upscale successful business man who has become cold and distant with his family until Buddy enters their life. He is a workaholic with little time left for enjoying life or appreciating simple things. Must have a great singing voice.

EMILY (Understudy)
Female, Caucasian, age 40s, warm, amazing singing voice. Dry witted mother of Michael and wife of Walter.

MICHAEL (Understudy)
Male, Caucasian, 10 yrs old, funny, smart, amazing singing voice. (SUPPORTING LEAD) POSSIBLY SEEKING ROLE AND STANDBY FOR ROLE.

DEB (Understudy)
Female, any ethnicity, 30s to 40s, funny secretary, full of character and sharp wit, amazing singing voice.

MR. GREENWAY (Understudy)
Male, any ethnicity, 50s, shrewd businessman, must have an amazing singing voice and great comic timing.

SANTA (Understudy)
Male, Caucasian, 50s to 60s, jolly, warm, funny, good singing voice. Down to earth, a beer and pizza kind of Santa.

STORE MANAGER (Understudy)
Male, non-white, 30s to 40s, funny, physically large, full of character, lots of attitude, sassy and spirited. Must be able to sing well and have great comic timing.