2018-09-04America/New_YorkAudition2018-09-04MAMMA MIA - Little Radical TheatricsMAMMA MIA - Little Radical Theatrics
Little Radical Theatrics (Fatima Viegas, Executive Producer) is thrilled to announce auditions for its Winter production of "Mamma Mia"!
Directed by Michael Mirra,
Choreographed by Erin Pryor
Musical Direction by Rachel Cohen,
Stage Manger, Ginny Baisi
AUDITIONS (ages 14-70+) will be held Tuesday October 30th and Thursday November 1st from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at the Grinton Will Library 1500 Central Park Ave Yonkers NY. To make an audition appointment please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your preferred date and time. Walk-ins will be seen as time permits. Making an audition appointment is highly recommended! Please prepare 32 bars of a song in the style of the show and you are welcome to sing from the score if you wish
CALLBACKS will be held Saturday November 3rd from 2:30-5 PM at the Grinton Will Library.
PERFORMANCES will be the weekend of January 18th (4 performances) at the Grinton Will Library. Snow dates the following weekend.
REHEARSALS will begin mid-November and generally take place Tues-Thurs evenings and Saturday afternoons. Exact schedule will depend on the role and the cast's availability.
ALL ROLES OPEN FOR ALL ETHNICITIES!
NOTE: There are roles for everyone in this show, from solely strong actors and singers, to those who are stronger dancers. The most important thing is comedic ability, a strong personality, and a willingness to have fun and let loose onstage!
DONNA - The mother of a 20-year-old girl. Attractive and free-spirited. A former lead singer in a group called "Donna and the Dynamos" who now owns and runs a hotel/casino on a Greek island. A strong feminist who also has a zany and vulnerable side. Mezzo belt with a full sound and pop sensibility. mid 30s-early 40s
SOPHIE - A very special young woman who is determined to find the romance and happiness she feels eluded her mother. Has a wild, zany spirit even though she pursues a conventional marriage. Strong pop belt with upper mix. To play 20 years old
TANYA - A former singer in the "Dynamos". Rich, sophisticated, acerbic, funny, and witty. Strong actress who sings and has some movement ability. Mezzo belt. 30s-40s
ROSIE - Also a former singer in the "Dynamos" who now writes for and runs a feminist press. She’s confident, strong, and funny on the outside but shy underneath. Kooky and fun, good comic actress, bit of a clown. Comedic actress who sings with some movement ability. Alto/Mezzo. 30s - 40s
SKY - Sophie’s fiancé. Supportive and kind. Has given up his life as a successful young businessman in order to make over Donna’s taverna and marry Sophie. Strong singer who can move well. Tenor. To play early 20s.
SAM - May be Sophie’s father. Left Donna 20 years ago because he was engaged to another woman. Charming, successful architect. Actor who sings. Bari/tenor. 30s-50s
HARRY - May be Sophie’s father. British financier, wealthy, buttoned-up, and conservative but trying to reconnect with his freer, youthful self. Strong singer and actor. Baritenor. 30s-50s.
BILL - May be Sophie’s father. A travel writer with no possessions or strings. Good-natured, always ready for adventure. Seeking a strong comedian who sings. Baritone. 30s-50s
ALI - Sophie's friend. Impulsive and fun. Strong singer who can move well. Late teens to 20s.
LISA - Sophie's friend. Very energetic and kooky. Strong singer who can move well. Late teens to 20s
PEPPER - Sky's friend. Helps run the hotel. Charming, handsome and a womanizer. Strong comedic actor and singer who can move well/dances. Baritenor. 17 - Late 20s.
EDDIE - Sky's friend and a hotel worker. Laid-back, easygoing. Strong actor and singer with good comedic timing who moves well/dances. Baritenor. 17-Late 20s.
FATHER ALEXANDROS - The minister of the island who is going to marry Sophie and Sky. Strong actor with good comedic timing who will double in the ensemble. 40s-70s.
ENSEMBLE - To play hotel workers, wedding guests, and island residents. The ensemble of this show is extremely important, they are featured in almost every number and should all have strong voices, move well or dance, and have great comedic timing. We are looking for all physical and vocal types. Ages 13-70s.