Summer: The Donna Summer Musical - NYC EPA (04.11.19)

Summer: The Donna Summer Musical - NYC EPA (04.11.19)

CATEGORY: Performer

Producing Org TBD
New York, NY

Job Details


Call Type: EPA

Short Engagement Touring
Contract/salary pending; Producer is estimating Category 3 (current min $810/wk)

Music by Donna Summer, Giorgio Moroder, Paul Jabara and others
Book by Colman Domingo, Robert Cary and Des McAnuff
Direction by Des McAnuff
Choreography by Sergio Trujillo
Musical Supervision by Ron Melrose
Producers – Dodgers and Tommy Mottola
Casting by Tara Rubin Casting

1st rehearsal date: August 19, 2019
1st performance: October 1, 2019 in Rochester
Opens: o/a October 10, 2019 in Cleveland

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.

Equity actors/singers for various roles in the upcoming SETA Tour. See breakdown.


DIVA DONNA – Donna Summer in her 50s at the pinnacle of her career. She is warm and wise. She has lived a life and is our emcee for the evening. Also plays MARY GAINES, Donna’s mother.

DISCO DONNA – Donna Summer in her late teens and 20s, riding the wave of her skyrocketing career from Boston to Germany to the discotheques of Los Angeles and Manhattan. She is charismatic and strong as she navigates this world for the first time. Must be an excellent dancer.

DUCKLING DONNA – Donna Summer as a pre-teen, trying to find her voice amid a large Boston family. She has gumption, and yet is also fragile. Also plays MIMI, Donna’s oldest daughter. Must be legal 18.

BRUCE SUDANO – Bass player for Brooklyn Dreams and Donna’s eventual husband. Steadfast, supportive, bright and witty. Late 30s/early 40s.

ANDREW GAINES – Donna’s father. Ex-military. Has stern exterior but loves his children more than anything. 40s.

NEIL/ GUNTHER – NEIL is the head of Casablanca Records and Donna’s mentor. Works hard and parties harder. Late 30s. GUNTHER is Donna’s German boyfriend. Handsome and charming, but with a darker edge. 30s.



Audition Information


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

Thursday, April 11, 2019
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Lunch 1:30 to 2:30


Please be prepared to sing a disco-era vocal hit. Please bring a picture and resume, STAPLED TOGETHER

Minors must be accompanied by an adult


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