Theater: Musicals

Phoenix Theatre Season

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Company

Phoenix Theatre
Michael Barnard, prod. artistic dir.; Robbie Harper, assoc. artistic dir.; Pasha Yamotahari, casting & company mgmt. consultant.

Production Description

Casting Phoenix Theatre's 94th season. Season includes "Memphis" (Rehearsals begin Aug. 25; runs through Oct. 12); "Mary Poppins" (Rehearsals begin Oct. 28; runs through Dec. 28 with possible ext.); "Anything Goes" (Rehearsals begin Feb. 3, 2015; runs through Mar. 22 with possible ext.); "End Of The Rainbow" (Rehearsals begin Apr. 7, 2015; runs until May 17); and "One Man, Two Guvnors" (Rehearsals begin Apr. 28, 2015; runs through Jun. 14).

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearses and performs in Phoenix, AZ.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pays $542/wk. Equity LOA ref. to LORT Contract.

Auditions

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Character Breakdown

2014-15 SEASON:

MEMPHIS
DATES: rehearsals begin Aug. 25th 2014, Show Closes October 12th, 2014

Seeking the following

Huey Calhoun:
Male 18-30, young white man determined to bring "race music" into mainstream culture, and break a segregated society's racial barriers. He is a determined and passionate individual who impulsively acts upon his beliefs. Tenor.

Felicia Farrell:
Female 18-25, Young Black singer at the Beale Street Club that dreams of taking her music beyond the local constraints of Memphis, Tennessee. She is passionate and tenacious.

Ensemble roles:
Male and Female, all ethnicities, 18-30, Proficient Dancer/Singer/Actors.

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MARY POPPINS:
DATES: rehearsals begin October 28th, 2014, Show Closes December 28th, 2014 (Poss. Ext.)

Seeking the following:

Ensemble roles:
Male and Female, all ethnicities, 18-30, Proficient Dancer/Singer/Actors. Proficiency in tap dancing.

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ANYTHING GOES:
DATES: Rehearsals begin February 3rd, 2015, Show Closes March 22nd, 2015 (Poss. Ext)

Seeking the following:

Reno Sweeney:
Female,30-40, A sexy and charismatic nightclub singer, former evangelist, in love with Billy. Req: Sexy, brassy, comic timing, great voice, Mezzo G3-Eb5

Billy Crocker:
Male, 21-36, Elisha's kind but inefficient manager, in love with Hope, must adopt disguises to avoid being caught. Req: Terrific smooth tenor, comic, Cary Grant double takes needed, Tenor B3-D4

Luke and John:
Male, 25-35, Two mischievous Chinese heathens who happen to be exceptional card players. Req: Comic actors who sings, no solos. Any Vocal Range.

Ensemble Roles:
Male and Female, all ethnicities, Proficient Dancer/Singer/Actors. Proficiency in tap dancing.

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END OF THE RAINBOW:
DATES: Rehearsals begin April 7th, 2015, Show Closes May 17th, 2015

Seeking the following:

Judy Garland:
Female, 40+, Req; Strong actor, singer, great stage presence

Mickey Deans:
Male: 30-40, Req: Strong actor, handsome, great stage presence

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ONE MAN TWO GUVNORS
DATES: Rehearsals begin April 28th, 2015, Show Closes June 14th, 2015

Seeking the following:

Francis Henshall:
Male, 30-45, An Essex chancer, juggling two masters; Req: Dialect/physical comedian/pratfalls, improvisation, stage combat