Audition Details

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Company Raffaele Theatrical Productions
Instructions You must be at least 16 years by the show date to audition. We will be casting approximately twenty people for this show. We will only be having one cast (including principal roles, ensemble, and understudies to cover principal roles).


Call Type Location Date Time
Open The Farmingdale Public Library
116 Merritts Rd
Mar 29 TBD


Role M/F Age Description
Mimi Marquez (Lead) F 0+ An HIV-positive stripper with drug addictions. Slender and sickly, she conceals it all at her job in the local strip club. She lives in the same building as the loft. *Must be physically fit*
Sexy Rock Voice
Mark Cohen (Lead) M 0+ Filmmaker and video artist. Knee deep in his own soul-searching, Mark is the typical young artist. He and Roger are roommates in the loft. A bit of a nerd.
Rock Sound With Strong Mix
Roger David (Lead) M 0+ A struggling musician and former drug addict. He is reminiscent of Kurt Cobain. Roommates with Mark in the loft and battles with being HIV-positive. *Must be physically fit*
Rock Voice With High Belt
Benjamin Coffin (Benny) (Supporting) M 0+ The landlord of Mark and Roger’s apartment building. A former roommate in the loft, Benny traded in his personal morals for power and wealth.
Pop/Rock Voice (Strong Riffing A Plus)
Maureen Johnson (Supporting) F 0+ An unpredictably zany performance artist. Maureen oozes sexuality and used to live in the loft. She has recently dumped Mark for Joanne.
Pop/Rock Voice With High Belt
Joanne Jefferson (Supporting) F 0+ A public interest lawyer and headstrong lesbian. She is smart and purposeful in all her decisions. Carries on a tumultuous relationship with Maureen.
Soul Voice With Exceptional Range
Angel Dumott Schunard (Supporting) M 0+ The eccentric HIV-positive street drummer. A drag queen with an incredible gift of dance and a magnetic personality. He becomes Tom’s lover.
Tenor With Soaring Falsetto
Tom Collins (Supporting) M 0+ A computer genius and liberal professor. He is a nurturer with a smooth and relaxed disposition. Used to be a roommate in the loft and is HIV-positive.
Soul Voice With Exceptional Range
Ensemble (Ensemble) M/F 0+ Cops; Vendors; Support Group (Paul, Steve, Gordon, Pam, Ali, Sue); Homeless People (Squeegieman, Blanket Person); Junkies; Parents (Mrs. Cohen, Mr. And Mrs. Jefferson, Roger’s Mom, Mimi’s Mother); “Leap Of Faith” Backups; Bohemians