Paper Mill Playhouse
Mark S. Hoebee, producing artistic dir.; Patrick Parker, assoc. artistic dir.; Mark S. Hoebee, dir.; JoAnn Hunter, choreo.; Craig Barna, music dir.; Patrick Goodwin (Telsey + Company), casting.
Casting actor/singers for principal roles in "Oliver!" with music, book, and lyrics by Lionel Bart, based on Dickens' "Oliver Twist."
Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations
Rehearsals begin Oct. 28; runs Nov. 21-Dec. 29 (Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day) at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ.
Compensation & Union Contract Details
Pays $800/wk. Equity COST Contract.
Seeking Talent Select a role below for more information and submission instructions.
Oliver Twist (Supporting):
Male, 9-13, All Ethnicities
an orphaned workhouse boy. Bright, innocent, clever, and winning. He has a heroic air about him. Extremely loveable and kind-hearted. Must h...
Male, 40-59, All Ethnicities
devious leader of a children’s band of thieves. Runs a training academy for young pickpockets. Cockney accent. A conniving, sly, con-man, ye...
Female, 20-39, All Ethnicities
when she was younger worked for Fagin. Bill Sykes’ lover. She is devoted to him in spite of their abusive relationship. Takes a liking to Ol...
Bill Sykes (Supporting):
Male, 30-39, All Ethnicities
worked for Fagin as a youth now a feared master criminal. A brutal, harsh, brutish, abusive man that always puts himself first. Cockney acce...
Artful Dodger (Supporting):
Male, 18+, All Ethnicities
to play 14-17, Cockney accent. Very energetic, highly personable, intelligent and savvy beyond his years. Fagin’s right hand “man”. He is fu...
Female, 16-20, All Ethnicities
Nancy’s closest friend who used to work for Fagin but is now a prostitute. High spirited, energetic, down to earth. Cockney accent.
Mr. Bumble (Supporting):
Male, 35-55, All Ethnicities
Master of the Workhouse. Cockney accent. A large, pompous and corrupt bureaucrat.
Widow Corney (Supporting):
Female, 40-59, All Ethnicities
Mistress of the Workhouse, Cockney accent. Sharp tongued widow. Brazen and corrupt.
Mr. Sowerberry/Dr. Grimwig (Supporting):
Male, 30-45, All Ethnicities
Mr. Sowerberry: The undertaker. He begrudgingly takes Oliver from Mr. Bumble to work in the funeral home as a coffin follower. He is cold an...
Mrs. Sowerberry/Mrs. Bedwin (Supporting):
Female, 35-45, All Ethnicities
Mrs. Sowerberry: The undertaker’s wife. More business savvy than her husband. Cockney accent. Mrs. Bedwin: A housekeeper. British (not cockn...
Female, 16-23, All Ethnicities
the Sowerberry’s daughter. A flirtatious, promiscuous young girl who is attracted to Noah Claypole. Has no sympathy for Oliver, very self co...
Mr. Brownlow (Supporting):
Male, 50-69, All Ethnicities
British (not cockney) accent. Oliver’s grandfather. An upper-middle class gentleman. A kind man of wealth and good-breeding.
Old Sally (Supporting):
Female, 40-59, All Ethnicities
Oliver’s nurse at birth. She is kind hearted and has a sense of responsibility for Oliver. Will also understudy the roles of Widow Corney an...
Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
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