Auditions

CAST INFORMATION

AUDITIONS FOR 2017 Production

Sunday, May 28, 2017 at the Annisquam Village Hall

Kids (aged 6-12): 6:00 PM

Teens/Adults: 7:00 PM

Call-backs: Monday, May 29, 2017 at 7:00 PM

Rehearsals will start the middle of June, and the show runs Tuesday, August 8 through Sunday, August 13.

NOTE: At auditions for Singin’ in the Rain, all will be asked to sing a song from the show. We advise preparing one in advance. There will also be a dance audition.  All LEADS and teens 14+ (or older-looking 12 and 13-year-olds) to Adults must be prepared for  TAP and Soft Shoe Lyrical work prepared by our choreographer.  If your own Tap shoes, great.  Do NOT go buy them for this audition.  Wear Jazz shoes, ballet slippers or dance sneakers.  Dress appropriately to move.  All women wear hair back.  Please note the commitment to the 4 Lead roles is from early June to the final performance.  Mon-Thurs. Evening.  Dance will be 2x per week at least.

For those auditioning for non-singing/dancing roles, there will be cold readings from the script.

Children aged 5-11 will be taught a short song and dance to do at the audition.

ROLES IN SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN

PRINCIPALS:

DON LOCKWOOD (male)(singer, dancer (primarily tap), actor) – age flexible

COSMO BROWN (male)(singer, dancer (primarily tap), actor) – age flexible

KATHY SELDEN (female)(singer, dancer (primarily tap) ,actor) – age flexible

LINA LAMONT (female)(primarily actor-great character part-needs nasal voice) – age flexible

PRODUCTION SINGER (male) (primarily singer, some dance and acting) – age flexible

ROSCOE DEXTER (male)(actor – great character part-the director) – age flexible

R.F. SIMPSON (male)(actor – the producer) – older male

COCONUT GROVE CHORUS GIRLS (singers, dancers) – teen,adult

SUPPORTING ACTORS:

YOUNG DON (male – 8-10) (actor, singer, dancer)

YOUNG COSMO (male – 8-10) (actor, singer, dancer)

DORA BAILEY (female) (actor – character part – film columnist)

ZELDA ZANDERS (female) (actor – character part –flapper movie actress)

OLGA MARA (female) (actor – character part – exotic movie star)

MARY MARGARET (female) (actor – character part –Mary Pickford type movie star)

ROD (male) (actor – character part – over-energetic agent)

WARDROBE MISTRESS (female) (actor, singer – character part – Lina’s wardrobe consultant)

HAIRDRESSER (female) (actor, singer – character part – Lina’s hairdresser)

MISS DINSMORE (female) (actor, singer – character part – Lina’s diction teacher)

MALE DICTION TEACHER (male) (actor , singer, dancer – character part – Don’s diction teacher)

3 ASSISTANT DIRECTORS (either sex) (actor, singer – character parts)

SID PHILLIPS (male) (actor-associate director)

ENSEMBLE:

CHARLIE CHAPLIN, COSMO GIRLFRIEND, PHOTOGRAPHER, BARTENDER, STRIPPER, CLOWN, POLICEMAN,

BUTLER, SOUND ENGINEER, SET WORKMEN, SILENT MOVIE ACTORS, ESCORTS FOR MOVIE STARS