"Beauty and the Beast" auditions will be held the 11th & 12th of April at the Maciolek School of Dance at 7pm.
Singing and cold reading auditions will be held on the 11th with some possible singing and readings also on the 12th.
You need to prepare a short song (16-32 measures of music will suffice). Bring sheet music in the appropriate key or a CD track of your song.
The 12th will mostly be a dancing and movement audition (dress to move).
There are some possible non-singing acting roles and non-singing dancers. A current resume and headshot are recommended. Casting all ages!
There is the specific need of a child actor/singer for the role of Chip, Mrs. Potts' son.
BELLE A vibrant, intelligent young beauty who wants more out of the life than an ordinary existence. Mezzo-Soprano: Low A - High F
BEAST A Prince transformed into a terrifying beast for his lack of compassion; hot-tempered and commanding, but with a warm, loving heart buried far beneath his gruff exterior. Baritone: A – High F
GASTON The vain, egotistical, ultra-masculine villain determined to marry Belle. Baritone: A – High F
MAURICE Belle’s loving, eccentric inventor father. (Possibly made into a non-singing role) Baritone: B flat – High D flat
COGSWORTH A tightly-wound, enchanted mantle clock and the head of the Beast’s household. Baritone: A – High E
MRS. POTTS A warm-hearted, maternal enchanted teapot. Mezzo-Soprano: Low F sharp – High G
LUMIERE A suave, debonair enchanted candelabra. Baritone: A – High F sharp
CHIP An enchanted teacup, and Mrs. Potts’ darling little boy. Tenor: D – B
BABETTE A saucy, enchanted feather-duster, and the object of Lumiere's affections. Soprano: C - High C
MADAME DE LA GRANDE BOUCHE A former opera diva turned enchanted wardrobe. (Possibly made into a non-singing role) Mezzo-Soprano: C sharp – D
LEFOU Gaston’s bumbling, toady sidekick. Baritone: B – High F sharp
MONSIEUR D'ARQUE The creepy, scheming proprietor of the local insane asylum, “The Maison De Lune”. Tenor: D – High A
SILLY GIRL(S) Three pretty young maids who swoon over Gaston.
TOWNSPEOPLE Various ages, male and female. singing and non-singing.
BAKER & WIFE singing
WOLVES 3-5, dancer, non-singing
DOORMAT Male, Gymnastic ability desired
HOUSEHOLD UTENSILS Various ages, male and female, dancing and singing
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