THE FANTASTICKS - Music Theatre of Connecticut Auditions

Posted: January 27, 2014

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THE FANTASTICKS - Equity Principal Auditions
Music Theatre of Connecticut
Westport, CT


Call Type
Equity Principal

Date of Audition
2/19/2014

Location
Actors' Equity Association Audition Center
165 West 46th Street
16th Floor
New York, NY 10036

Time(s)

Equity Principal Auditions
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
9:30 AM to 5:30 PM
lunch 1 to 2

> EPA Rules are in effect.
> A monitor will be provided.

Personnel
By Tom Jones & Harvey Schmidt
Director: Kevin Connors
Musical Director: David Wolfson

Other Dates
Rehearses: 3/31 - 4/10/14. Runs: 4/11-5/4
All rehearsals and performances are in Westport, CT - one hour on Metro North from Grand Central station. NYC actors commute daily and travel is paid by the theatre.

Contract
SPT
SPT 5 l $375/week AEA minimum

Seeking
Exceptional Male and Female Equity actors/singer. Non-Caucasian performers are STRONGLY encouraged to attend.

See breakdown for details.

Breakdown
A breakdown has been added for this notice. See below.

Preparation
For the roles of Matt, Luisa, Bellomy, Hucklebee and El Gallo please prepare a song in the style of the show. Accompanist provided.

For the roles of Henry and Mortimer, please prepare a 1 minute comic period monologue.

Bring picture and resume, stapled together.

Other
www.musictheatreofct.com

CT auditions will be held on 2/21. see separate notice

Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend.

Always bring your Equity Membership Card to auditions

Breakdown

MATT
Tenor, 18-22, young leading man, romantic, charismatic, energetic, a dreamer

LUISA:
His love, the definitive ingenue, soprano, innocent, grounded

EL GALLO:
Baritone, 30s/40s, powerful, charming, swarthy and extremely sexy leading man, the bad boy that no one can resist

BELLOMY:
Luisa's father, 40s/50s character man, light-hearted

HUCKLEBEE:
Matt's father, 40s/50s character man, more of a curmudgeon

HENRY:
50s/60s character man, a Shakesperean actor, very grand, always on stage

MORTIMER:
40s/50s, Henry's sidekick, buffoon, big physical comedy, does ''death scenes''



Music Theatre of Connecticut is an Equity Theatre located in Westport, CT currently in its 27th Season. The company has won numerous "Best" awards and Connecticut Crtitics' Circle Award Nominations, including the prestigious Killen Award for Outstanding Contribution to Professional Theatre, joining Long Wharf, Hartford Stage and the Westport Playhouse.


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