Cruel Intentions: The 90's Musical (SETA) - NYC EPA (09.26.18)

Cruel Intentions: The 90's Musical (SETA) - NYC EPA (09.26.18)

CATEGORY: Performer

Cruel Intentions Worldwide LLC
New York, NY

Job Details


Call Type: EPA

Short Engagement Touring
Category 6 - $675/week

Producer: Eva Price
Directed by: Lindsey Rosin & Kenneth Ferrone Co-Created by: Jordan Ross, Lindsey Rosin, and Roger Kumble
Based on the 1999 film written and directed by Roger Kumble
Music Direction and Arrangements by: Zach Spound
Casting Director: Henry Russell Bergstein

Expected to be in the room:
Casting Director, Henry Russell Bergstein and/or Casting Associate TBD.

Rehearsal (in NYC): starting March 4th, 2019 Tech (NOT in NYC): starting March 24th, 2019 Tentative Closing: May 26th, 2019

The Production Stage Manager position has been filed. Currently taking submissions but are taking submissions for the Assistant Stage Manager position. SMs can email : Actors DO NOT submit to this email address.

EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.

An Equity Monitor will be provided.

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 attend every audition.

Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.

Adult Equity Actor/Singers 18+ for all roles. See breakdown.

SEEKING TRUE TRIPLE THREATS with POP ROCK VOICES who can slay the vocals on these pop classics and who also have great ACTING/COMIC CHOPS and can really DANCE.


Based on Roger Kumble’s film, the relentless game of cat and mouse comes alive in CRUEL INTENTIONS: THE MUSICAL. The cult classic tale of seduction and revenge follows despicable stepsiblings, Sebastian and Kathryn, in their attempt to destroy their classmates. This 90s jukebox musical will make you laugh, cry, and when the stakes are this high, maybe even fall in love. And, sometimes, that’s the cruelest thing of all.

PLEASE NOTE: We are looking for ADULT actors 18+ for ALL roles.

SEEKING TRUE TRIPLE THREATS with POP ROCK VOICES who can slay the vocals on these pop classics and who also have great ACTING/COMIC CHOPS and can really DANCE.


Kathryn Merteuil:
Caucasian Female. 18+ to play 17-18 years old. Sexy, manipulative, and devious with a heart two sizes too small. Sebastian’s stepsister. MEZZO-SOPRANO – MUST BELT UP TO A HIGH D#. (Played by Sarah Michelle Gellar in the original film.)

Sebastian Valmont:
Caucasian Male. 18+ to play 18. Manhattan’s richest and most dangerous playboy and Kathryn’s manipulative stepbrother. BARITONE/TENOR. (Played by Ryan Phillipe in the original film.)

Annette Hargrove:
Caucasian Female. 18+ to play 17-18 years old. A smart Kansas transplant thrust into New York City’s rich prep school world when her father is made headmaster of Sebastian and Kathryn’s school. She is passionate about abstaining from sexual activity before marriage. She becomes Sebastian’s virginal summer conquest turned first true love. MEZZO-SOPRANO. (Played by Reese Witherspoon in the original film.)

Cecile Caldwell:
Caucasian, Asian, Indian, Latina, or Bi-Racial Female. 18+ to play teen. A naive incoming freshman that Kathryn plans to corrupt in her quest for revenge. MEZZO-SOPRANO – MUST BELT UP TO A HIGH D. (Played by Selma Blair in the original film.)

Ronald Clifford:
African-American Male. 18-22. Cecile’s well-mannered music tutor who also becomes a pawn in Sebastian and Kathryn’s game. BARITONE/TENOR. (Played by Sean Patrick Thomas in the film.)

Blaine Tuttle:
Caucasian, Asian, Indian, Latino, or Bi-Racial Male. 18+ to play 17-18. Out and proud, Blaine is a gay high schooler who enjoys the fine art of blackmail. And sleeping with so many “straight” guys in school, he has a lot of black mail to dish out. TENOR. (Played by Joshua Jackson in the film.)

Greg McConnell:
Caucasian Male, 18+ to play 18. Manchester Prep’s All-American football stud known for tackling the tight ends on and off the field. (Also covers SEBASTIAN). HIGH TENOR – MUST BELT UP TO A HIGH B.

Bunny Caldwell/High Schooler:
Caucasian Female. Mid 20s - late 30s. Will play both Cecile’s mother, Bunny, and a high school peer to the other teens. Cecile’s mother is a full-time wasp and part-time racist. ALTO. (Played by Christine Baranski in the film.)

Male On-Stage Understudy/High School Friend:
African American Male. 18+ to play teen. A high school student/peer. Will cover all male roles except SEBASTIAN. MUST BELT UP TO A HIGH B.

Female On-Stage Understudy:
Caucasian Female. 18+ to play teen. Will cover all four female roles. MUST BELT UP TO A HIGH D#.



Audition Information


Pearl Studios NYC (519)
519 8th Ave
12th Fl
New York, NY 10018

Studio B and D

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Lunch 1:30 to 2:30


Prepare a short song. The music style of the show is contemporary and rock. Please bring sheet music in the correct key: accompanist provided but may not transpose.. Please bring a picture and resume.

Minors must be accompanied by an adult


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