Theater: Musicals

Westchester Broadway Theatre, Two Shows

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Company

Westchester Broadway Theatre
Lisa Tiso, casting; Bill Stutler & Bob Funking, exec. prods.

Production Description

Casting Equity actor/singers for various roles in two shows for Westchester Broadway Theatre. Shows include: "South Pacific" (Charles Repole, dir.; Leo Caruson, musical dir. Rehearsals begin Sept. 15; opens Sept. 25; unpaid hiatus Dec. 1-28; resumes Dec. 30; closes Jan. 25) and "It Happened One Christmas Eve" (Jonathan Stahl, dir.).

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearses and runs in Elmsford, NY.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pays: $547/wk. Equity Dinner Theatre/Westchester Broadway Theatre Agreement.

Auditions

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Breakdown

"South Pacific"

Seeking:



ENSIGN NELLIE FORBUSH:
Female; Caucasian; mid 20s-40; an optimistic and simple Navy nurse from Little Rock, Arkansas who falls in love with Emile; must have subtle comic timing, strong mezzo



EMILE DE BECQUE:
Male; Caucasian; leading man; 40-55; a wealthy, cultured and dignified French plantation owner with grit and glamour who falls in love with Nellie; Strong baritone; actors with operatic background strongly encouraged



LT. JOSEPH CABLE

(Tenor E to high G, 25-30) An extremely handsome and intelligent Lieutenant with a bright future in the US Navy.



US MARINE LUTHER BILLIS

(Baritone, comic role) A loveable character who provides his fellow marines with much-needed comic relief. Does not respect authority. Enterprising, stubborn. Adores Nellie.



BLOODY MARY

(Mezzo, low G to high F, comedic) Shrewd Polynesian merchant who makes a fortune off the sailors. Mother of Liat.



LIAT

(Non-singing, 16-20) A beautiful Polynesian girl who steals the heart of Joe Cable. Bloody Mary's daughter.



HENRY

(any age, French dialect) Emile's Polynesian servant, speaks French



CAPT. GEORGE BRACKET

(40-60) Commanding officer on the island. Slightly pompous but not without a soft side.



CMDR. WILLIAM HARBISON

(25 - 40) Bracket's right hand man. Can be hot-headed, especially when Billis is concerned.