Auditions are open to anyone ages 15-23 (on audition day)
When: Auditions - March 12 and 13, Callbacks - March 14
Please arrive 15 min before your audition time to fill out paperwork and get measured for costumes.
Come prepared with a 1-minute monologue and 32 bars of a song. No accompanist will be provided, but instrumental/karaoke tracks are allowed. Please provide a headshot and resume as well. (Ex. https://zety.com/blog/acting-resume-example)
You will also be asked to participate in 2 group dance auditions which will be lead by our choreographer.
Show Dates: November 7-8 and 14-15, 2020
Tech Week: Nov 2-6, 2020
Location of shows: WJTL Junction Center
Table read is on Aug 7. Rehearsals will begin Aug 25 and run every Tuesday and Friday nights (6:00-9:30) and Saturday morning (9:00-1:00) till the show. (Granted, not everyone will be called to every rehearsal.)
Visit www.b2bd.org for more info.
Questions: email Nicole Yutzy (Executive Director) at [email protected]
Josephine Keller – (early 20s) feisty, strong-willed and a hard worker. She was bullied, was lied about, fired from her dream job of inventing, dealing with REJECTION and BULLYING “Does God even care?” angry at the injustice shown her, fiery and has a hard exterior, cable girl
Clarke Keller – (20) Doesn’t get along with his older sister, Looked down upon, smart but unmotivated, functioning alcoholic, dealing with the ANGER and ADDICTIONS
Gideon Cole –(early 20s) definite fear of man, overthinks everything, panics under pressure... scared of everything, has turrets, “I can’t do it” dealing with FEAR, and SELF-DEPRECATION, quiet, awkward man, timid and shy, has a big heart and truly cares for Ranae, works in accounting
Ranae Turner– (17) broken, Ultra-sensitive, quiet, beautiful, sketchy past, full of shame, doesn’t trust anyone, was molested as a child?, thinks all she’s good for is her body, identity is in the shame, dating Patrick Porshe, dealing with ABUSE, works at the factory as a secretary.
Eva Thomason –(19ish) wealthy, fashionable yet basic, never can get approval from her family, dealing with DEPRESSION, and SUICIDE. Never feels like she’ll ever achieve anything. Appears happy, owner’s niece, basically just runs pointless errands for her uncle, stutters?
Rowan Davidson – (early 20s) young and dashing, respectful, looks happy and well put together on the outside, hates himself because he thinks something is wrong with him. Fees like a constant failure. Foreman of the factory, everyone loves him, but he hates himself. Feels like he’s never good enough. Dealing with SHAME and SELF-HATERED, also cutting, but that isn’t revealed till later in the show.
Patrick Porshe/Dance Ensemble – Ranae’s boyfriend, CHARMING, Handsome and well-liked, fashionable and obviously from a wealthy family. He is clearly abusing Ranae.
Mr. John Howard– (upper 40s) respectable and successful businessman, a role model to all those around. dark person, tries to take advantage of Ranae, Uncle of Eva, owner of the factory.
Mr. McLauren /Peter/ Dance Ensemble - McLauren: works for the bank, polished, well-learned man, definitely the smartest person in the room and sophisticated. Peter: Works in the furnace room, a bit of a goof-off.
Bernie/Jesus Shadow Dancer – Works in the furnace room with Clarke, likes to goof around with Peter.
Heather Porshe/Vocal Ensemble – pretty and wealthy, condescending, rude and stuck up, Patrick’s sister. -
Maude/Vocal Ensemble- Cable girl 1, bossy, basic and hard worker, sorta the leader of the group –
Penny/ Dance & Vocal Ensemble- Cable girl 2, pretty yet conniving
Dot/Dance & Vocal Ensemble- Cable girl 4, a follower but still passive aggressive
Josephine’s Shadow Dancer/Vocal Ensemble
Clarke’s Shadow Dancer/Vocal Ensemble
Gideon’s Shadow Dancer/Vocal Ensemble
Ranae’s Shadow Dancer/Vocal Ensemble
Eva’s Shadow Dancer/Vocal Ensemble
Rowan’s Shadow Dancer/Vocal Ensemble