Goodspeed Musicals 2018 Opera House Season - East Haddem CT EPA (12.02.17)

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Goodspeed Musicals 2018 Opera House Season - East Haddem CT EPA (12.02.17)

Goodspeed Opera House
East Haddam, CT

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Goodspeed Musicals 2018 Opera House Season - East Haddem CT EPA (12.02.17)

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Call Type: EPA

CONTRACT
LORT Non-Rep
LORT B; $887/week min

PERSONNEL
Michael Gennaro: Executive Director
Rachel J. Tishler - General Manager
Donna Lynn Hilton: Line Producer (expected at the EPA)
Michael O’Flaherty: Musical Director (expected at the EPA)

Paul Hardt-Stewart Whitley: NYC Casting Director

OTHER DATES
Norma Terris Season will be announced at a later date and a separate EPA will be held for that season.

OTHER
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.

SEEKING
Equity adult actor/singers for various roles in the upcoming 2018 Opera House Season. See breakdown.

BREAKDOWN

WILL ROGERS FOLLIES
Book: Peter Stone
Music: Cy Coleman
Lyrics: Betty Comden and Adolph Green Director: Dona Stephenson Choreographer: Kelli Barclay
First Rehearsal: March 13, 2018
Closes: June 21, 2018

All roles open (Will, Betty, Clem, Wiley Post, Ziegfeld’s Favorite)

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OLIVER!
Book, Music and Lyrics by LIONEL BART
Director: Rob Ruggiero
Choreographer: James Gray
First Rehearsal: May 30,2018
Closes: September 13, 2018

All roles open (Oliver, Fagin, Artful Dodger, Bill, Nancy, Bet, etc)

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BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
Book: Woody Allen
Music and Lyrics: Various Artists
Based on the 1994 film BULLETS OVER BROADWAY
Director: Gordon Greenberg
Choreographer: Christopher Bailey
First Rehearsal: August 21, 2018
Closes: Dec 2, 2018

Roles include:

DAVID SHAYNE
Male, 25-35. An aspiring playwright who is determined to protect the integrity of his artistic vision. He lives with his girlfriend, Ellen, in bohemian Greenwich Village. Exceptional comedic actor who sings well. Baritenor. Principal.

HELEN SINCLAIR
Female, 35-50. A world-renowned theater actress, though possibly past her prime, Helen Sinclair hasn ’t had a hit in a very long time. Showy, grand and flamboyant, she has been recruited by David Shayne for the lead role in his play. Soprano belter. Principal.

OLIVE NEAL
Female, 25-35. The chorus-girl girlfriend of mob boss Nick Valenti, Olive’s dream is to become a real actress. Unfortunately she has no talent. Comedic actress must dance. Belter.

CHEECH
Male, 28-35. Hit man for mob boss Nick Valenti, Cheech has been told to keep an eye on Olive Neal during rehearsals. There he discovers his own talents as an artist and rewrites David Shayne’s play - to much success. However, Cheech is convinced that Olive’s terrible acting will ruin his show. Must move well. Baritone.

ELLEN
Female, 25-35. The loyal but long-suffering girlfriend of David Shanye, Ellen is an artist herself, a maker of ceramics. Tired of being taken for granted by David, Ellen starts an affair with their mutual friend. High Belt.

JULIAN MARX
Male 50-60. Julian is the veteran Broadway producer of David Shayne’s new play. In exchange for the money needed to mount the production, Julian has agreed to find Nick Valenti’s untalented girlfriend Olive Neal a role in the show. Julian deftly manages every crisis that comes his way. Baritone.

NICK VALENTI
Male, 40-50. A New York mob boss Nick’s one sweet spot is for his girlfriend, Olive Neal. Keeping good on his promise to make her a star, Nick has agreed to put up the money to producer David Shane’s play - with the one condition that Olive is cast in the show. Baritone.

EDEN BRENT
Female, 25-35. Eden Brent is an aggressively perky actress. Her tiny dog, Mister Woofles, is her constant companion. Comedic actress. Soprano. Moves well.

WARNER PURCELL
Male, 35-45. Warner Purcell is an esteemed theater actor, as well as a compulsive over-eater who practically doubles in size by the time the play opens. Warner has embarked on a very dangerous affair with Olive Neal - the girlfriend of mob boss Nick Valenti. Comedic actor. Tenor, must move well.

APPOINTMENTS
Please call Company Management at (860) 873 -8664, ext. 721, Monday through Friday, 9 am - 5 p.m.to schedule an appointment. AEA members without appointments will be seen as time permits on the day of.

Union

EPA

Audition Information

Where

McMillian Rehearsal Studio
21 Norwich Rd
East Haddam, CT 06423

Doors open at 9:50am

WHEN
Saturday, December 2, 2017
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Lunch from 12:45pm - 1:15pm

WHAT TO PREPARE

Please 32 bars of uptempo and ballad. Please bring sheet music in your key, no lead sheets. Bring one headshot and resume

Minors must be accompanied by an adult