Auditions for youth actors ages 8-18 for the musical production "Big" based on the classic 1987 film. Approximately 40 roles available. Presented by the Northglenn Youth Theatre. Directed by Kimberly Jongejan.
- All auditioners must prepare the following:
- 32 bars from a contemporary musical - bring sheet music, accompanist provided. No acappella or background tracks accepted.
- Cold reads will be provided at the audition
- Current Headshot (color 8x10)
- Current resume (note: previous stage experience recommended)
Callback auditions will be held on Saturday, Feb 8 at 9:00 am
Auditions are held at the DL Parsons Theatre, 11801 Community Center Drive, Northglenn, CO 80233
Rehearsals are Tues/Thu evenings and Saturday mornings beginning Feb. 11
Performances are April 17 - 26, 2020.
For more information or questions, please email [email protected]
- BIG the Musical Characters:
- Josh Baskin - male - he has the mind and spirit of a 13 yr old, trapped in an adult body.
- Susan Lawrence - female - the attractive, business-minded Vice President of Marketing at the MacMillon toy company. Posesses a giddy, school-girl innocence about her. She eventually falls for Josh
- Billy Kopecki - male - Josh's best and most supportive friend. He is optimistic, inventive and encouraging.
- Mrs. Baskin - female - Josh's frustrated, protective and loving mother. She is struggling with parenting a tween/teen.
- Young Josh Baskin - male - obscure seventh grade preteen who is frustrated by his parents and his age.
- George MacMillon - male* - owner of the MacMillon Toy Company, fighting to save their company. Distinguished, playful and spry.
- Mr. Baskin - male - Josh's Dad - not as protective as his wife.
- Zoltar - male - mysterious carnival game
- Business Executives: (gender not specific) - five roles available (Paul, Nick, Tom, Diane, Abigail)
- Adults: Mrs. Kopecki, Mr. Kopecki, Miss Watson, Barrett, Birnbaum, Lipton, Receptionist, Office Staff, Detective
- Teens: Cynthia Benson, Derek, Cynthia's friends
- Additional ensemble roles: Parents/Kids, Carnival people, Bus travelers, Shoppers, toy store salespeople