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"Little Women" Show Needs Performers

Littleton, CO, United StatesID: 196616Exp: 10/1/2022
Pays:$300/ProjectCategory:Singing
Description:

ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE ACCEPTED. Seeking talent for "Little Women" Show. Please see the details below. About the project: This Tony Award-winning musical based on Louisa May Alcott’s novel focuses on the four March sisters and their beloved Marmee during the Civil War. Intercut with vignettes in which their lives unfold are several recreations of the melodramatic short stories that Jo writes in her attic studio. Rate: $300 stipend. Additional info: Callbacks will be Sunday, October 2, 6:00-10:00 pm. PREPARE: 16-32 bars from a traditional non-contemporary musical of your choice. Please bring sheet music; an accompanist will be provided. No taped music or a cappella allowed. Please have music marked and in a 3-ring binder. Be prepared to sing and read from the script and score at your audition. BRING: Headshot, resume, list of possible conflicts. REHEARSALS: Rehearsals will begin on October 29. Rehearsals will be Saturdays and Sundays 1:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. There will be no rehearsals on Nov. 26 & 27, Dec. 24 & 25. TECH WEEK Tech Week (Rehearsals) January 2-5, 6:00-10:00 p.m. PERFORMANCES: The dates are January 6-22. Performances are held Fridays - 7:30 p.m. Saturdays - 2:00 pm & 7:30 pm Sundays - 2:00 pm If you are interested, please apply.

10 roles

Jo MarchFemale20-29 y.o.All ethnicities

Passionate, adventurous, and brave. She has the idea of writing Little Women and eventually becomes engaged to Professor Bhaer. Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano with Strong Mix/Belt, E3-A5

Marmee MarchFemale40-55 y.o.All ethnicities

The girls’ mother. She is the strong backbone of the family, and is courageous in spite of the difficult odds she faces. Doubles as Hag. Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano, Eb3 - Eb5

Meg MarchFemale20-29 y.o.All ethnicities

The world-weary, yet hopeful, oldest sister who yearns for a great life. She marries John and has twins with him. Doubles as Clarissa. Vocal Range: Soprano, A#3-Bb5

Beth MarchFemale18-24 y.o.All ethnicities

The second youngest sister tragically dies of Scarlet Fever. Peacemaker, lover, and an optimist who is always encouraging her sisters to dream. Vocal Range: Soprano, A3-G5

Amy MarchFemale18-24 y.o.All ethnicities

The youngest, most energetic sister with a rather pompous air about her. She later marries Laurie. Doubles as Troll. Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano, A3-Gb5

Laurie LaurenceMale20-29 y.o.All ethnicities

The bright-eyed boy next door with considerable charm. He loves Jo but later falls in love with Amy. Doubles as Rodrigo. Vocal Range: Tenor, Bb2-Bb4

Professor BhaerMale35-45 y.o.All ethnicities

German Professor who exemplifies proper manners. He is a boarder in Mrs. Kirk’s boarding house and eventually falls in love with Jo. Vocal Range: Baritone, G2-F#4

Mr. John BrookeMale26-34 y.o.All ethnicities

Laurie’s tutor and a rather stiff man; show very little emotion. He later marries Meg and changes. Doubles as Braxton. Vocal Range: Baritone, C#3-F#4

Aunt MarchFemale50-65 y.o.All ethnicities

A formidable, overbearing matron and great-aunt to the March sisters. The wealthy socialite in town. Doubles as Mrs. Kirk. Vocal Range: Soprano, E3-F5

Mr. LaurenceMale60-69 y.o.All ethnicities

Laurie’s grandfather. A wealthy older gentleman whose gruff outward appearance is melted away to reveal a loving and caring heart. Vocal Range: Baritone, G2-E4