Backbeard - NYC Appointments
Call Type: Submission
Guest Artist - Tier III; $536/week +
Director: Michael Musial
Choreographer: Michael Whitney
Book: Matthew McElligott, Larry Tuxbury &
Music: Michael Musial
Lyrics: Matthew McElligott, Michael Musial &
Music Director: Barbara Musial
Casting Director: Michael Cassara, CSA
IMPORTANT NOTE: Although this production is an official selection of the New York Musical Festival (NYMF), it is rehearsing in Troy, NY
(upstate) for a brief 2-3 week period before coming down to New York City. Performance dates are pending, but will NOT work around
existing show schedules Rehearsal Date(s): mid-June (in upstate NY) Opening Date(s): mid-July (in NYC) Closing Date(s): late July/early August
Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a
policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages
performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to submit.
Submissions for the following role only:
Male, early 30s-early 50s. Strong, loyal and tenderhearted. Hairy, smelly, and adored Captain of his pirate ship, The Five O'Clock Shadow. A burly pirate who loves his crew mates. By circumstance, ends up in an outlandish new outfit. Condemned by the Pirate
Council, he must find a way to defend his new look and remain true to himself. Baritone - strong/versatile singing actor.
For consideration, email or mail picture and resume ASAP.
Michael Cassara Casting
333 W. 39th Street - Suite #800
New York, NY 10018
NYC auditions to be held on an upcoming date
TBD by appointment only.