Platte Valley Players
Platte Valley Players are holding auditions for the musical comedy DISASTER! By Seth Rudetsky and Jack Plotnick! One child actor needed in addition to 20+ adult performers
Directed and Choreographed by Kelly Van Oosbree & Music Direction by Bonnie Simcox
Audition Dates: Sunday August 25 6:30 PM- 10:00 PM
Monday August 26 6:30-9:30 PM
Audition Location: First Presbyterian Church of Brighton 510 S. 27th Avenue, Brighton, CO 80601
What to Prepare:
Prepare 16-32 measurers of music in style of the show- provide sheet music in appropriate key. Be prepared to read and sing from the score.
Please bring headshot/photo and resume. Provide conflicts between Sept 8- Nov.3
Rehearsals will be held in the Brighton area.
Rehearsals will begin around Sept. 8th- schedule will be TBD upon casting- but typically it will be 2 weeknights (between either 6:30-9:30 or 7-10 PM) and 1 weekend rehearsal (either Sat. afternoon or Sun. evening) Again, schedule will be based on availability of cast and directors- please provide accurate conflict dates. Not all actors are called to every rehearsal.
Friday Nov 8 @ 7:30 PM
Saturday Nov 9 @ 2 PM & 7:30 PM
Friday Nov 15 @ 7:30 PM
Saturday Nov 16 2 PM & 7:30 PM
Tech Rehearsals (no conflicts allowed) November 4, 5, 6, 7 6:30 PM- 10 PM
Do you have questions? Email [email protected]
Casting up to 10 men, 10 women, and 1 child. All parts require strong singing and comedic abilities. Most parts require dance-movement ability/willingness to learn.
All Roles Available!
TED SCHEIDER – Male, 25+, Baritone (High note: G4)
A professor and "disaster expert" who works to warn others of impending doom.
CHAD RUBIN - Male, 25+, Tenor (High note: B4)
A flirtatious caterer at the casino, attempting to be a player while still mourning his broken engagement to Marianne. Rock/pop belt required.
SCOTT – Male, 25+, Tenor (High note: B4)
A less flirtatious caterer at the casino and Chad’s slightly geeky best friend.
TONY DELVECCHIO – Male, 25+, Baritone (High note: Ab4)
The deceitful owner of the casino and almost-charming scumbag.
MARIANNE WILSON – Female, 25+, Soprano (High note: F#5)
An investigative journalist with career goals that conflict with her love life. High pop belt required.
SISTER MARY DOWNY – Female, 30+, Mezzo-Soprano (High note: B5)
An awkward, judgmental nun with a gambling addiction. Pop/rock belt preferred.
LEVORA VERONA – Female, 30+, Mezzo-Soprano (High note: E5)
A flamboyant but faded disco diva who is bold, brazen, and in love with her pet dog. Pop/soul belt required.
JACKIE NOELLE – Female, 30+, Mezzo-Soprano (High note: D5)
A ditzy but honest showgirl turned lounge singer. Mother of Ben and Lisa, she is on a quest to find them a new, better father.
BEN / LISA NOELLE – Male or Female, child (to look 12 or younger), Tenor/Mezzo (High note: D5)
Smart and snarky, Jackie’s twin son and daughter are both played by the same actor. Pop belt preferred.
SHIRLEY WINTERS – Female, 40+, Alto/Mezzo (High note: B4)
Maury’s jolly and dedicated wife, who suffers from a terminal illness. Tap dance experience a plus.
MAURY WINTERS – Male, 40+, Baritone (High note: G4)
Shirley’s jolly and dedicated husband.
ENSEMBLE – Male and Female, 20-60, all vocal ranges
6-10 glamorous party-guests/character roles.
Performance Venue- The Armory Performing Arts Center 300 Strong St. Brighton, CO 80601
Please review the available slots below and click on the button to sign up. Thank you!
|| Kelly Van Oosbree