La Comedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro, Ohio will hold an open audition for their production of A CHRISTMAS STORY on Saturday August 15, 2015 at 765 W. Central Ave. Springboro.
9:00 am CHILDREN
RALPHIE PARKER: 10-13 year old boy. Needs to be a strong singer with an unchanged voice, also needs to act and move well.
RANDY PARKER: 8-11 year old boy. Needs to be a strong singer with an unchanged voice, also needs to act and move well.
SCUT FARCUS: 13-17 year old boy. The bully, every child in the town fears him. Needs to have a strong voice and presence on stage.
GROVER DILL: 13-17 year old boy. SCUT’S right hand man, just as mean as he is. Needs to have a strong presence on stage.
ENSEMBLE CHILDREN: 7-17 year old girls and boys will be used throughout the show and in production numbers.
10:30 am ADULTS
JEAN SHEPHERD/NARRATOR: 40-60. Strong actor with great presence and spark. He needs to be an animated story teller with a deadpan
sense of humor.
THE OLD MAN: 30-50. Good heart, but a rough exterior, always expects the worst. High baritone/tenor range.
MOTHER: 30-50. More in charge than she lets on. Very much the “mom,” warm sense of humor.
Mezzo soprano with a strong mix.
MISS SHIELDS: 20-40. The elementary school teacher. Needs to be a strong comedic actress. Comfortable with legit
and strong Broadway style belt.
ENSEMBLE: 18-older, male and female strong singers/actors/dancers to fill multiple roles.
Be prepared to sing 16 bars of an up-tempo musical theatre song appropriate to the show.
Be prepared to show movement ability, a dance combination will be taught to you.
Bring sheet music in appropriate key, resume, and headshot.
Rehearsals begin for Adults on Monday October 19, 2015. Children rehearsals to be determined.
Questions call Joe (937) 746-4537.