Once On This Island - NYC Appointments / Deadline: 10/22/2019

Once On This Island - NYC Appointments / Deadline: 10/22/2019

CATEGORY: Performer

Pioneer Theatre Company
Salt Lake City, UT

Job Details


Notice: Submission

LORT Non-Rep $941/week min

Artistic Director: Karen Azenberg
Director/Choreographer: Gerry McIntyre
Casting: Bob Cline
Book & Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Music by Stephen Flaherty

Reh: 1/27/20
Open: 2/21/20
Close: 3/7/20

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.

Equity actor/singers for various roles. Actors of color are encouraged to submit for all roles.


Once on this Island Character Breakdown:
Seeking all ethnicities and actors of color are strongly encouraged to audition for all roles.

Ti Moune: Female, high belt, vocal range G3-E5
Peasant girl and who our story revolves around. She falls in love with Daniel Beauxhomme, and makes a promise to the gods to save his life.

Daniel Beauxhomme: Male, Tenor, vocal range C#3-F#4
Wealthy male and romantic lead. He falls in love with Ti Moune after she saves his life, but he’s been promised to Andrea since they were children. Not a bad guy.

Asaka: Female, Mezzo/Soprano, vocal range A3-E5
The Mother of the Earth. She guides Ti Moune on land to find Daniel – big bawdy presence with an amazing belt and a great sense of humor.

Agwe: Male, Baritone, vocal range B2-E4
The God of Water, he guides Ti Moune and provides the place where Daniel and Ti Moune meet.

Erzulie: Female, Soprano, vocal range A3-C#5
The Goddess of Love, she wins the bet with the gods that love is stronger than death. She is the nicest of the gods.

Papa Ge: Male, Tenor, vocal range C3-G4
A God and the sly demon of death. He plans to take Daniel Beauxhommes’ life to prove to all the gods that death is stronger than love.

Mama Euralie: Female, Alto, vocal range Gb3-B4
Peasant. The adoptive mother of Ti Moune, with a strong belief in the gods. Wife of Tonton Julian.

Tonton Julian: Male, Baritone, vocal range G3-E4
Peasant farmer, the adoptive father of Ti Moune. Husband of Mama Euralie.

Andrea Deveraux: Female, Mezzo
A wealthy beauxhomme, she is the well-to-do fiance of Daniel Beauxhomme and a great dancer. She will also play Armand Beauxhomme’s wife.

Armand Beauxhomme: Male, Baritone
A wealthy beauxhomme, he is the careless Frenchman who came to the island. He leaves behind a terrible curse. He also plays Daniel’s father.

For consideration, mail picture and resume asap. Deadline for receipt is 10/22/19

Deadline: 10/22/2019

Bob Cline
c/o OOTI
2214 Frederick Douglass Blvd - SUITE 327
New York, NY 10026

NYC Appointment ONLY Auditions: 10/22- 10/23



Audition Information

Minors must be accompanied by an adult


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