Audition Details

ShowRoald Dahl's Willy Wonka
CompanyCommunity Playhouse of Northport
NotesSome parts may be cast as either gender. We welcome a diverse cast and encourage all to audition. Must disclose all rehearsal and performance conflicts during auditions. Only limited conflicts will be accepted for the month of April. Must attend all tech-week rehearsals. Accepting applications for members of our production team and stage crew.
InstructionsMonday, February 12th is adults only. February 13th and 14th are adults and children. Everyone should be prepared with 16-32 bars of music from any musical and should bring the music with them for our accompanist. Those receiving a callback will receive an email.
Rehearsal DatesRehearsals begin February 26th at 6:30 PM. Main rehearsals are scheduled Mon-Thurs evenings from 6:30-9:30, Kids are dismissed earlier for the first 4 weeks of rehearsals. There may be a few Friday evening rehearsals. There will be a Saturday all-day rehearsal on 4/13 from 9:00 am-3:00 PM, followed by a preview performance at Firefly Artists Gallery. Two non-mandatory rehearsals over the April school break.
Performance DatesMay 3,4,10 at 7:30, May 5 & 12 at 3:00 PM

Auditon Location/Date/Times

TypeLocationDateTime
OpenThe Community Playhouse of Northport
158 Laurel Avenue
Northport
Feb 127:00 PM - 9:00 PM
OpenThe Community Playhouse of Northport
158 Laurel Avenue
Northport
Feb 137:00 PM - 9:00 PM
OpenThe Community Playhouse of Northport
158 Laurel Avenue
Northport
Feb 147:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Call BackThe Community Playhouse of Northport
158 Laurel Avenue
Northport
Feb 157:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Roles

RoleM/FAgeDescription
Willy WonkaM40-60The mysterious title character. He is charming, enigmatic, charismatic, and slightly sinister. A chocolatier who guides children and their parents on a tour of his factory. He is looking for someone new to take over his candy empire.
Vocal range top: F4 - bottom: G2
Candy ManM20-50A local candy vendor. He leads the children in praising the joys of candy.
Vocal range top: D4 - bottom: A2
Phineous TroutM20-50A reporter covering the Golden Ticket story.
Vocal range top: F4 - bottom: B2
Charlie BucketM9-12Our story's shy, earnest protagonist. From a modest home life, he is humble and noncompetitive while maintaining a sense of wonder about the world. One of the Golden Ticket winners whose honesty and general good nature win Wonka over.
Vocal range top: G4 - bottom: G2
Mrs. BucketF40-59Charlie Bucket's nurturing mother. She is always trying to maintain an energetic positivity.
Vocal range top: F5 - bottom: Bb3
Mr. BucketM40-59Charlie Bucket's nurturing father. He is always trying to maintain an energetic positivity.
Vocal range top: F4 - bottom: B2
Grandpa JoeM60-80A caring, patient, and kindhearted man. Loving Grandfather to Charlie Bucket. He accompanies Charlie to Willy Wonka's factory, and it gives him a new burst of youthful vigor.
Vocal range top: F4 - bottom: Bb2
Augustus GloopM10-15A gluttonous German boy. Cheerful and jolly, he defines himself by his ability to eat mass quantities of food. One of the Golden Ticket winners whose constant overeating is enabled and encouraged by Mrs. Gloop.
Vocal range top: G4 - bottom: B2
Mrs. GloopF40-59A plump, jolly German woman with a bustling personality. Augustus Gloop's overindulgent mother.
Vocal range top: E4 - bottom: B3
Veruca SaltF10-15A wealthy, spoiled Brit. She is accustomed to having her father indulge her every whim and desire. One of the Golden Ticket winners, she is subjected to the squirrels' nut chute.
Vocal range top: F5 - bottom: G3
Mr. SaltM40-60A wealthy British upperclassman who regularly flaunts his wealth and privilege. Father to Veruca Salt who shamelessly spoils his daughter.
Vocal range top: E4 - bottom: D3
Mike TeaveeM9-14An obnoxious, hyperactive child addicted to television, video games, and the internet. One of the Golden Ticket winners and Ms. Teavee's son.
Vocal range top: G4 - bottom: G2
Ms. TeaveeF40-59An old-fashioned housewife. She is Mike Teavee's permissive and clueless mother.
Vocal range top: F5 - bottom: B3
Violet BeauregardeF9-14A brassy girl with a competitive streak. Violet seizes every opportunity to show off. She turns into a giant blueberry.
Vocal range top: F5 - bottom: G3
Mrs. BeauregardeF40-59Violet's enthusiastic ""helicopter parent"" who focuses all her attention on her daughter. She indulges Violet's worst competitive impulses.
Vocal range top: E5 - bottom: D4
Charlie's other grandparentsM/FGrandma Josephine, Grandpa George, Grandpa George
JamesM8-14Candy Man Featured Kid
Lines and singing
MatildaF8-14Candy Man Featured Kid
Lines and singing
Featured Oompa LoompasM/F8-16Oompa Loompa 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Kid EnsembleM/FCandy Man Kids, Squirrels, Oompa-Loompas,
Adult EnsembleM/FA Chorus of Cooks, Adult Villagers