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"Rent: The Musical" Looking for Actors/Singers

Saint Paul, MN, United States
ID: 210430Exp: 2/14/2023

Seeking performers for "Rent: The Musical". Please see the details below. Additional info: Call Back Auditions: February 15, 2023, at 6:00PM Performances: April 14-30, 2023 Rehearsals: 6:00PM-10:00PM Monday-Thursday February 21-March 02, 2023 No Rehearsals March 03-12, 2023 Rehearsals: 6:00-10:00PM Monday -Friday, March 13-April 13, 2023 & April 08, 2023, 10:00AM-4:00PM What to Prepare for Auditions: 1. Option A): A One (1) Minute song cut of your choice. It may be from RENT, or from any other musical, or a pop song. We suggest it be in a rock music style. Bring Sheet Music, An Accompanist will be provided. NO a cappella singing or singing with a recording. Option B): Learn & Sing a song cut taught at the audition by the music director to the group as a whole, and then sung back solo, by each person auditioning. 2. Dance Audition: The choreographer with teach a dance sequence to the auditioning group, dancing the sequence in small groups. Note: Please wear clothes & shoes you can dance, kick, jump, & roll on the ground in. 3. For those asked to the Callback Auditions: further singing, dancing, script reading/work, and interviews will be conducted. Please refer to the Character Breakdown attached. Headshots & Resumes may be submitted at Auditions, but are not required. Audition Forms will be completed by those auditioning at the auditions. Photos of each actor will also be taken at the auditions. If you are interested, please apply.

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19 roles

Roger DavisMale20-25 y.o.All ethnicities

A struggling musician and former drug addict. He is reminiscent of Kurt Cobain. Roommates with Mark in the loft and battles with being HIV-positive. Vocal range top: A4 Vocal range bottom: F2

Mark CohenMale20-30 y.o.All ethnicities

Filmmaker and video artist. Knee deep in his own soul-searching, Mark is the typical young artist. He and Roger are roommates in the loft. A bit of a nerd. Vocal range top: G4 Vocal range bottom: A2

Tom CollinsMale25-35 y.o.African-American Latino / Hispanic Other Asian Middle Eastern Native American Pacific Islander Indian/South Asian

A computer genius and liberal professor. He is a nurturer with a smooth and relaxed disposition. Used to be a roommate in the loft and is HIV-positive. Typically, African American or other POC. Vocal range top: A4 Vocal range bottom: F#2

Benjamin Coffin IiiMale25-35 y.o.All ethnicities

The landlord of Mark and Roger's apartment building. A former roommate in the loft, Benny traded in his personal morals for power and wealth. Vocal range top: F#4 Vocal range bottom: Bb2

Joanne JeffersonFemale25-40 y.o.All ethnicities

A public interest lawyer and headstrong lesbian. She is smart and purposeful in all her decisions. Carries on a tumultuous relationship with Maureen. Vocal range top: E5 Vocal range bottom: G3

Angel Dumott SchunardMale20-30 y.o.All ethnicities

The eccentric HIV-positive street drummer. A drag queen with an incredible gift of dance and a magnetic personality. He becomes Tom's lover. Vocal range top: A4 Vocal range bottom: C3

Mimi MarquezAn HIV-positive stripper with drug addictions. SlendFemale18-21 y.o.All ethnicities

An HIV-positive stripper with drug addictions. Slender and sickly, she conceals it all at her job in the local strip club. She lives in the same building as the loft. Vocal range top: E5 Vocal range bottom: Eb3

Maureen JohnsonFemale20-25 y.o.All ethnicities

An unpredictably zany performance artist. Maureen oozes sexuality and used to live in the loft. She has recently dumped Mark for Joanne. Vocal range top: F5 Vocal range bottom: C4

Homeless MenMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities


Homeless WomenFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities


JunkiesBoth genders18-56 y.o.All ethnicities


Mrs. CohenBoth genders18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Ensemble. Parents.

Mr. JeffersonMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Ensemble. Parents.

Mrs. JeffersonBoth genders18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Ensemble. Parents.

SteveMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Ensemble. Life Support Group.

GordonMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Ensemble. Life Support Group.

Alexi DarlingMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

The Producer of Buzzline. Ensemble.

Mrs. MarquezFemale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities

Ensemble. Mimi’s Mother.

Squeegee ManMale18-56 y.o.All ethnicities