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“The Addams Family” Theatre Play Seeks Talent

Bastrop, TX, United StatesID: 198336Exp: 10/21/2022
Category:Theater
Description:

In need of male and female talent for the “The Addams Family” theatre play. Please see more details below. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE CONSIDERED. Additional info: Sides from the script will be provided at the audition for cold readings. Please be prepared to sing 16-20 bars of a musical theatre song of your choice. Please bring a music track for the singing audition or be prepared to sing acapella. - Production dates: March 10th-26th Friday and Saturday performances at 7:30 p.m. Sunday performances at 2:30 p.m. - Rehearsal dates: Rehearsals are to begin on January 9th. Rehearsals will be Monday-Thursday and Saturday choreography rehearsals. Not all actors will be called on all days. If interested, please apply.

8 roles

MORTICIA ADDAMSFemale25-55 y.o.All ethnicities

Vocal Range: G3 – Bb4. The beautiful and mysterious head of the Addams family who believes strongly in family tradition. Morticia is confident and sexy with a side of dry wit. Strong mover (tango skills a plus!)

GOMEZ ADDAMSMale25-55 y.o.All ethnicities

Vocal Range: Bb2 – G4. A suave man who adores his wife and children and takes immense pride in being an Addams. Gomez has great comedic timing, strong improvisational skills, and is a strong dancer/mover.

UNCLE FESTERFemale25-60 y.o.All ethnicities

Vocal Range; C3 – G4 full voice tenor, and up to C5 in head voice. Serving as the narrator of the show, Uncle Fester is lovable, childish, enthusiastic and highly incorrigible. He has great comedic timing. Ukulele skills are a plus!

GRANDMAFemale60-80 y.o.All ethnicities

Plays anywhere between 60-102, Vocal Range: G4 – F#5. Fun, quirky and feisty, Grandma always has a trick up her sleeve. Grandma is wise, wacky and sometimes a bit crass. She has great comedic timing and physicality.

LURCHMale25-50 y.o.All ethnicities

Vocal Range: Eb2 – E4 (a True Bass). Lurch is the Addams Family butler. A man of few words, his unmistakable commanding presence is accented by grunts, moans and deliberate movement. Must have great non-verbal story-telling abilities.

MAL BEINECKEMale30-55 y.o.All ethnicities

Vocal Range: C3 – A4. The uptight father of Lucas and cold-shouldered husband to Alice, cynical Mal meets the Addams with skepticism. He finds the Addams to be too bizarre for his liking and cannot fathom being related to them.

ALICE BEINECKEFemale30-55 y.o.All ethnicities

Vocal Range: Ab3 – G#5. Lucas’s mother and Mal’s wife, Alice is strongly devoted to her family. She presents herself as reserved and collected (even when speaking in rhyme) until she learns to unleash her wild side at dinner with the Addams. Strong comedic actress.

THE ANCESTORSBoth genders18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

10 roles, all vocal ranges. The Addams ancestors from various eras serve as the chorus for the show and help bring the story to life. They will be featured both singing and dancing throughout the entire show (once relapsed from the family crypt!). Seeking actors with both vocals and dancing abilities.