Audition Details

ShowInto the Woods
CompanyPlaza Theatrical Productions
DirectorKevin F. Harrington
Musical DirectorKaren Yelaney(Vocal Direction),Joseph Pallotta(Conductor)
ChoreographerMichelle Taplin
ProducerKevin F. Harrington
NotesPlaza Theatrical Productions Casting Local Non-Equity Adults only (ages 18 and up). Note: The following roles are already cast: The Witch, Narrator/Mysterious Man, Baker, Baker’s Wife, One Prince, and actress for multiple track which includes Cinderella’s Mother/Granny/Voice of the Giant is also cast. Performer Stipend: Each performer will receive a $200.00 stipend to offset some transportation expenses that actors may incur which participating in this production.
InstructionsSing one of two contrasting short musical Broadway song excerpts (approximately 32 bars) in the proper key and clearly marked which shows your vocal ability, acting, and range. As there may not be callbacks, you may be asked to sing an excerpt from Into the Woods during your audition appointment. All auditions are by appointment
Rehearsal DatesTech/Dress rehearsals will be held in the Elmont Library Theatre on May 7 (eve), May 8 (eve), May 10 (eve), May 11 (11:00-4:00), May 13 (eve), May 14 (eve), May 15 (eve), May 17 (eve)
Performance DatesVenue: Elmont Library Theatre - Saturday, May 18 (2:30), Sunday, May 19 (2:30), Friday, May 31 (7:30), Saturday, June 1 (2:30), Sunday, June 2 (2:30), Thursday, June 6 (2:00), Saturday, June 8 (7:30) and Sunday, June 9 (2:30)
SubmissionsPlease email resumes, photos, and, if available video submissions to: plazatheatricals@gmail.com. Plaza will be in touch to set up an individual audition slot.


Roles

RoleM/FAgeDescription
CinderellaF20-30A young, earnest maiden who is constantly mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters.
Vocal range top: G5, Vocal range bottom: G3
JackM20-30The feckless Giant killer who is 'almost a man.' He is adventurous, naive, energetic, and bright-eyed
Vocal range top: G4, Vocal range bottom: B2
Jack's MotherF50-65Browbeating and weary, Jack's protective mother who is independent, bold, and strong-willed.
Vocal range top: Gb5, Vocal range bottom: Bb3
Cinderella's StepmotherF50+The mean-spirited, demanding stepmother of Cinderella.
Vocal range top: F#5, Vocal range bottom: A3
Florinda And LucindaF25-35Cinderella's stepsisters who are black of heart. They follow in their mother's footsteps of abusing Cinderella
Vocal range top: Ab5, Vocal range bottom: C4
Little Red RidinghoodF15-20A spoiled young girl who is strong-willed, quick-wited, fearless, yet youthful and naive.
Vocal range top: F5, Vocal range bottom: Bb3
RapunzelF20-30A loopy-but-lovely maiden who is sheltered by the Witch and terribly lonely. She yearns to experience the world.
Vocal range top: A5, Vocal range bottom: B3
Rapunzel's PrinceM30-40Just as vain and gorgeous as his Prince brother, he is always chasing the newest, most exiting endeavor. Note: Only one "Prince" role is available.. During auditions, the production team will determine who is the strongest for each of the roles.
Vocal range top: E4, Vocal range bottom: C#3
Cinderella's Prince/WolfM30-40Vain and gorgeous, he is a disloyal lover who is currently searching for the next new, exciting thing. Note: Only one "Prince" role is available.. During auditions, the production team will determine who is the strongest for each of the roles.
Vocal range top: F4, Vocal range bottom: B2
Cinderella's FatherM40+Doubles as the Herald
Vocal Range: Flexible (Must be able to hold harmonies)