Theatre
EQUITY ACTORS: Male or Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 18 - 55
Talent should have Theatre experience. Casting for various roles in the season 2018 and 2019.


NEW ORLEANS

5/25 | Theatre | AEA/Non-AEA |  Pay
DICK: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 20 - 29 | Role Type: Supporting | Vocal Range: baritone,
Dick, a sailor who is also a songwriter, falls hard for Ruby, but gets entangled with Mona. Must be earnestly sincere, a strong singer and strong dancer, including high level of tap. high baritone.

HENNESEY - CAPTAIN: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 30 - 39 | Role Type: Supporting
Talent must perform a dual role played by one actor. Hennesey is the harried stage director about to lose his theater and job if his show doesn't open. The Captain commands the ship where the show ultimately takes place. Strong comedic actor and strong singing skills and movement.

JOAN: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 20 - 29 | Role Type: Supporting
Joan, tough-talking, wise-cracking chorus girl, but "mother hen" to Ruby. Strong belt and mix and strong dancer including high level of tap.

LUCKY: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 20 - 29 | Role Type: Supporting | Vocal Range: baritone,
Lucky, a sailor, best buddy to Dick. A charming character and comedian, in love with Joan, but won't commit it to her. Strong singer and strong dancer including high level of tap. Baritone.

MONA: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 30 - 39 | Role Type: Supporting
Mona, the ultimate Broadway diva, a true star of the highest caliber. Casting a comedic actress with strong singing and dancing skills, including high level of tap.

RUBY: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 18 - 25 | Role Type: Supporting
Ruby, innocent and pure type, right off the bus from Centerville, UT, with hopes of becoming a Broadway star. There must be something very special about the actress playing this role, not the typical ingenue, strong legit singer and strong dancer, including high level of tap.




5/24 | Theatre | AEA/Non-AEA |  Pay
CARLA: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 25 - 35 | Role Type: Leading | Vocal Style:Soprano
Talent to portray Carla, the owner and head trainer of Miss Cook's Women's Gym. Carla is a high energy and enthusiastic personal trainer that guides the other three women through a series of workouts throughout her one-week boot camp. Carla has three insatiable passions: working out, chocolate, and men. The role requires a trained performer that is a very strong singer and dancer that also has strong comedic timing and instincts. Role requires a rock soprano belt.

CHERYL: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 35 - 50 | Role Type: Leading
Talent to portray Cheryl, a businesswoman with a husband and one child. Cheryl is focused on her career, sharp, funny, and practical. Cheryl's husband has recently discovered viagra and has rediscovered his desire for her, this results in an unexpected and unplanned pregnancy for Cheryl that leaves her trying to find ways to balance her career and a new baby. The role requires a trained performer that is a very strong singer and dancer that also has strong comedic timing and instincts.

CINDY: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 35 - 50 | Role Type: Leading | Vocal Style:Soprano
Talent to portray cindy, a flighty woman who has recently discovered that her husband has been cheating on her. She is coming back to the gym to work her body back into shape so that she can compete with the "25-year-old bimbo" that her husband has left her for. Cindy is also looking for a job now that she is newly single. The role requires a trained performer that is a very strong singer and dancer that also has strong comedic timing and instincts. Role requires a strong soprano rock belt.

CONNIE: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 40 - 60 | Role Type: Leading
Talent to portray Connie. She has come to the gym to feel sexy again. Having been married for years and raising two children, she has lost control of her eating habits, while she was never skinny, Connie has gotten to a point where she no longer wants to feel like she isn't in control of her health. Connie has an acerbic and direct sense of humor, she is larger than life. This character sings the show's 11th hour number and has to have a very strong belt. The role requires a trained performer that is a strong singer and mover that also has strong comedic timing and instincts. Role requires a strong belter!!!.


NEW YORK

5/23 | Musical Theatre | Non-Union |  Pay
ACTOR 1: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 20 - 30 | Role Type: Leading
Actor 1 will portray multiple characters: Rhymette Backup Singer, Farmer Brown, Milton Milkowski. A RHYMETTE: Rhyming Rita's backup singers and dancers. FARMER BROWN: a farmer who hales from Wisconsin but now lives in France. Cow is his cow. MILTON MIKOWSKI: He's from Poland and is the last living milkman in the world. Talent should be a singing actor with good comic timing and good movement skills. Should be able to do accents and portray multiple characters. If invited to audition, please prepare a song and we will provide sides for you to read. Pianist provided. Send headshot and resume. Include your phone number we will call you to schedule an appointment. Feel free to include any website links: YouTube/audio clips. Prepare a song and you will be asked to read from sides.

ACTOR 2: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 20 - 30 | Role Type: Leading
Actor 2 will portray multiple characters: Rhymette Backup Singer, Orbus Owl, Delivery Boy, Dr. Irving Belcher Bates/Mysterious Man. A RHYMETTE: Rhyming Rita's backup singers and dancers. ORBUS OWL: A German Owl who lives in the rafters of Farmer Brown's barn and is a friend of Cow. DELIVERY BOY: A French delivery boy who refuses to speak English. DR. IRVING BELCHER/MYSTERIOUS MAN: A pop psychologist who makes TV appearances to dispute the sanity of Rita's guests. He has a dual personality. Talent should be a singing actor with good comic timing and good movement skills. Should be able to do accents and portray multiple characters. If invited to audition, please prepare a song and we will provide sides for you to read. Pianist provided. Send headshot and resume. Include your phone number we will call you to schedule an appointment. Feel free to include any website links: YouTube/audio clips. Prepare a song and you will be asked to read from sides.

ACTOR 3: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 20 - 30 | Role Type: Leading
Actor 3 will portray multiple characters: Rhyming Rita, Helenium Hen, Wisteria Weasel, Mooria. RHYMING RITA: A television personality who thinks of herself as an Investigative Reporter. She hosts an afternoon TV expose/gossip show. HELENIUM HEN: A speckled hen from Spain who lays golden eggs. WISTERIA WEASEL: A trickster and a thief. She has eyes that can hypnotize. MOORIA: A mechanical Cow. She is the Magnificent Milk Making Moo-chine. Talent should be a singing actor with good comic timing and good movement skills. Should be able to do accents and portray multiple characters. If invited to audition, please prepare a song and we will provide sides for you to read. Pianist provided. Send headshot and resume. Include your phone number we will call you to schedule an appointment. Feel free to include any website links: YouTube/audio clips. Prepare a song and you will be asked to read from sides.


NEW YORK

5/22 | Theatre | AEA/Non-AEA |  Pay
DARNELL KING: Male | African-American, | Age: 17 - 18
Talent to portray Darnell King, a Star basketball player, struggling with grades. Extroverted and well-liked. Thinks he's smooth. Secretly plays chess. Talent under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardians permission to apply and must have a parent or legal guardian on set at all times.

JESSIE MCKENNA: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 17 - 118
Talent to portray Jessie Mckenna. In study hall due to failing grades and repeated truancy. Artistic, spunky, resourceful, hides behind her humor. She uses a wheelchair. Premiere Stages is specifically seeking actors who use wheelchairs or have mobility disabilities for this role. Transportation assistance will be made available. PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT IF YOU DON'T MEET THE FOREMENTIONED CRITERIA. Talent under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardians permission to apply and must have a parent or legal guardian on set at all times.


LOS ANGELES

5/22 | Theatre | AEA/Non-AEA |  Pay
STUDENT 1: Male | African-American, Hispanic | Age: 18 - 35
Performers/health educators who care about helping improve the lives of children and young adults. Talent to portray students from elementary through high school in a school-based educational theater tour that travels across Southern California. Actors will also share responsibilities for load-in and technical elements.

STUDENT 2: Female | African-American, Asian, Hispanic, Mid-East-Indian, Multi-Ethnic, Pacific-Islander, Native-American, | Age: 22 - 32
Talent should be interested in being trained as health educators, seeking talented performers who care about helping improve the lives of children and young adults. Actors will portray students from elementary through high school in a school-based educational theater tour that travels across Southern California.


NEW YORK

5/21 | Theatre | Non-Union |  No Pay
ADDITIONAL ROLE - WOMAN: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 30 - 45 | Role Type: Supporting
She is the female love interest and haunted also by love in the World Trade Center. Playwright states: "This is an opportunity to portray a lead role and to work with an award-winning director."

ADDITIONAL ROLE - YOUNG MAN: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 18 - 21 | Role Type: Supporting
A boy falling in love. His language is lyrical.

ADDITIONAL ROLE - YOUNG WOMAN: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 18 - 21 | Role Type: Supporting
A young woman in love.

MAN: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 30 - 45 | Role Type: Leading
He is 35 and haunted by love in the World Trade Center. Playwright states: "This is an opportunity to portray a lead role and to work with an award-winning director."


NEW YORK

5/21 | Theatre | AEA/Non-AEA |  No Pay
JOSH: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 19 - 24
Josh is a preppy freshman, straight looking academic type. Boyish innocent looks. Note: Please indicate in your cover note if you are Equity or Non-Equity talent.




5/21 | Musical Theatre | AEA/Non-AEA |  Pay TBD
TEEN VOCALISTS: Male or Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 15 - 17
Talent should be strong, well trained, male and female vocalists, (any race, ethnicity, or body type). The ideal candidate would possess an outgoing personality while being able to function as a team player. Interested candidates should submit a current headshot and resume along with a video singing two contrasting styles of musical theater songs (i.e. ballad & uptempo). Both songs must be accompanied by piano or track, a-cappella submissions will not be accepted. Video links should sent in the form of private YouTube links.


NEW YORK

5/17 | Musical Theatre | Non-Union |  Pay
SWEET THING: Female | African-American, Multi-Ethnic, | Age: 18 - 40 | Role Type: Leading
A night club entertainer; vivacious and sexy with confidence that kills. Sings "I Want a Little Sugar in My Bowl" and "Little Gold Ring."

VARIOUS MALE ROLES: Male | African-American, Hispanic, Multi-Ethnic, | Age: 25 - 50 | Role Type: Supporting
Talent will play various male supporting roles, i.e.: a boyfriend to a lead, a friend to a lead, etc. Not a singing role.


NEW YORK

5/14 | Theatre | AEA/Non-AEA |  Pay
JACK DOLLOWAY: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 35 - 55 | Role Type: Leading
The character of Jack is jaunty and warm when we meet him. He is the patriarch of the Dolloway family, a patient husband to (the tormented) Hester, and loving father to Joan and Paul. By the end of the show, we see the dark, hollow side of this man. But he is able to earn back the respect of his children, if not his wife.


NEW YORK

5/11 | Theatre | Non-Union |  No Pay
ANNEMARIE JOHANSEN: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 15 - 22 | Role Type: Leading
She lives in Denmark with her mother and father.

ELLEN ROSEN: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 15 - 22 | Role Type: Leading
The only child, Jewish, best friend to Annemarie.

MRS. ROSEN: Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 15 - 22 | Role Type: Supporting
Mother to Ellen, Jewish. Mrs. Johansen's friend.

PAPA JOHANSEN: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 15 - 24 | Role Type: Supporting
Father of Annemarie and Kirstie.

PETER NEILSEN: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 15 - 22 | Role Type: Leading
Young member of the resistance; he was engaged to Lise Johansen, the oldest of the Johansen's daughters, before she died.

SAMUEL HIRSCH: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 15 - 22 | Role Type: Supporting
Schoolmate of Annemarie and Ellen.

THE GIRAFFE: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 15 - 22 | Role Type: Supporting
Intimidating and aggressive; a German soldier.

UNCLE HENRIK: Male | Any Ethnicity | Age: 15 - 22 | Role Type: Leading
A fisherman in the sea town of Gilleje.


NEW YORK

5/3 | Musical Theatre | Non-Union |  No Pay
ENSEMBLE: Male or Female | Any Ethnicity | Age: 18 - 70
Ensemble will perform various roles. Must be able to act, sing and move well. Jewish actors are encouraged to submit.

NACHMAN OF BRESLAV: Male | Caucasian | Age: 20 - 70 | Role Type: Leading
Nachman tried to bring Jews such as Rahel back to traditional Judaism. Note: This is a profound demanding role, requiring good acting skills. Basic singing and movement skills required. Jewish actors are encouraged to submit. Please read project description page for complete role description.

MAN: Male | African-American | Age: 21 - 32 | Role Type: Leading
Actor should be young, lean to muscular. He's a gentle soul who has been kicked around. A seeker trying to find where he belongs in the fabric of humanity. His only connection is the woman that live with him. The play is "Talk To Me Like The Rain" and "Let Me Listen" by Tennessee Williams.

TOM: Male | Caucasian | Age: 16 - 24 | Role Type: Leading
Tom is young kid of about 15 to 16 years of age. Need an actor who can play that age truthfully. He should be no taller than 510 Should have a boyish charm, innocent with desires beyond his comprehension.

WILLIE: Female | Caucasian | Age: 16 - 24 | Height: 5' 0" to 5' 9"
A young woman, whose life is filled with experiences beyond her years, leaving her innoncence hanging by a thread. Should be physically a beanpole, but not required. Must be a convincing 13 to 14 years old.

WOMAN: Female | African-American | Age: 18 - 35 | Role Type: Leading
She is searching for her way out. She is softspoken, a bit of a wisp as if a strong wind could knock her over. As her former lover, now roommate sinks further into the sensual world around him, she seeks only to be free of all human connection.


NEW YORK

5/1 | Theatre | Non-Union |  No Pay
KRISTEN: Female | Multi-Ethnic | Age: 20 - 28 | Role Type: Supporting
She a hostess, mid 20's, cute, shy, somewhat out of place. She and her brother are from Virginia, they moved to New York. Seeking an actress who can pass as the sister of another character.


NEW YORK

3/13 | Theatre | AEA/Non-AEA |  Pay
CONTI: Male | Caucasian | Age: 30 - 35 | Role Type: Supporting | Hair: Bald
He is a mean personality, bald or balding.

LOUIS: Male | Caucasian | Age: 20 - 30 | Role Type: Supporting
A very handsome aristocrat.

MEZENIL: Male | Caucasian | Age: 35 - 45 | Role Type: Supporting
A smooth, handsome evil man.

MOLIERE: Male | Caucasian | Age: 30 - 50 | Role Type: Leading
This character is a real dynamo, building a theater company from scratch, writing and acting the lead roles. He may be handsome, but what he needs is real star presence.

PAPA: Male | Caucasian | Age: 40 - 60 | Role Type: Supporting
A harsh man, disappointed in his son, the actor.