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Casting Call: 'Mamma Mia! The Musical'

Nov 14, 2018

CATEGORY:THEATER: MUSICALSTAGS:NONUNIONEXPIRES:December 2, 2018

 

Company: Axelrod Performing Arts Center, Andrew DePrisco, artistic dir.

Production Description

Casting "Mamma Mia!," the classic ABBA jukebox musical directed by Barry Ivan, with musical direction by James Cunningham.

Roles:

principal role. Early to mid 20’s. Pop Soprano with strong belt/mix. Must be an excellent mover. Has a wild, zany spirit. Extremely charismatic in an earthy way. A very special young woman who is determined to find the romance and happiness she feels eluded her Mother.

ETHNICITY: All Ethnicities

REQUIRED MEDIA: Headshot/Photo

principal role. Late 20’s. Pop Tenor. Must be a very good mover. Athletic. Romantic. Attractive. Sophie’s fiancé. Has given up his life as a successful young businessman in order to make over Donna’s taverna and marry Sophie.

ETHNICITY: All Ethnicities

REQUIRED MEDIA: Headshot/Photo

mid to late 20’s. Pop Baritone/Tenor. Dancer, (ideally) with Acro skills. Loves women and always flirting. Handsome and in great physical shape. Sexually charged and devil may care. Featured vocal and choreographic duet with Tanya in “Does Your Mother Know” production number. Works at the taverna alongside Sky and Eddie running the taverna.

ETHNICITY: All Ethnicities

REQUIRED MEDIA: Headshot/Photo

late 20’s to early 30’s. Baritone/tenor. Character actor. Excellent mover. Should be African American, Hispanic American, Asian American, or any non-Caucasian young man. Good friend of Sky’s. Dry sense of humor. Laid back dude. Works at the taverna alongside Sky and Pepper.

ETHNICITY: African American, Latino/Hispanic, Asian, South Asian, Native American, Middle Eastern, Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race, African Descent

REQUIRED MEDIA: Headshot/Photo

mid 20s to early 30s. Pop Mezzo-Soprano strong belter. Dancer/excellent mover. Sophie’s good friend who arrives to be one of the bridesmaids. High energy and fun. Should contrast to Sophie and Lisa.

ETHNICITY: All Ethnicities

REQUIRED MEDIA: Headshot/Photo

mid to late 20s. Pop Mezzo-Soprano, song belter. Dancer/ excellent mover. Should be African American, Hispanic American, Asian American, or any non-Caucasian young woman. Sophie’s friend who arrives to be one of the bridesmaids. Very energetic, kooky and stylish.

ETHNICITY: African American, Latino/Hispanic, Asian, South Asian, Native American, Middle Eastern, Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race, African Descent

REQUIRED MEDIA: Headshot/Photo

early 20s to early 30s. All ethnicities. Dynamic dancers who sing. Males with Acro skills a plus. Male and Females with partnering skills a plus. Excellent Singers who dance with great contemporary rock/pop sensibility. Diverse attractive, quirky, offbeat with ability to create characters including islanders, hotel workers and wedding/hotel guests.

ETHNICITY: All Ethnicities

REQUIRED MEDIA: Headshot/Photo

Early 40’s to early 50’s. Mezzo belter. Rich, sophisticated, sassy, acerbic, and witty. Think “Samantha Jones from Sex and The City”…Must have excellent comic timing and be a great mover. She is a former member of the Girl Singing Group “The Dynamo’s” so should be excellent at 3 part harmony’s and “girl group” choreography.

ETHNICITY: African American, Latino/Hispanic, Asian, South Asian, Native American, Middle Eastern, Southeast Asian / Pacific Islander, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race, African Descent

REQUIRED MEDIA: Headshot/Photo

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearsals begin Dec. 2 in NYC and then tech in NJ; performs March 8-24 (dark Monday through Wednesday during run) in NYC.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Pays: $300+/wk., plus housing in NJ near theater, transportation to- and from theater provided.

Key Details

Seeking talent from:

New York, NY

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