Celebrating Over
30 Years In
Southern Arizona

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ARIZONA  ROSE THEATRE
2019/2020 SEASON AUDITION NOTICE

FUTURE AUDTIONS MAY BE SCHEDULED FOR THIS SEASON'S SHOWS

at the Arizona Rose Theater
in the Tucson Mall (lower level next to Macy’s)


SHOWS WE ARE CASTING

The Musical World of Fairy Tales
August 24th through September 8th
Casting Male and Female Singers and Dancers

Sherlock Holmes and the East Wind
a new musical
October 12th through October 27th

Dashing Through the Snow
December  7th through December 15th

Into The Woods
April 18th  through May 3rd


We have held separate auditions for our production of
The Complete  Works of William Shakespeare


This is an open call... Please come with a prepared monologue.  If you are

auditioning for our musical productions then please have a song prepared as well.  We ask that you only prepare 32 bars. Musical auditions will be acapella, you may bring an accompaniment track on a phone or ipod.

CHARACTER  LISTS

MUSICAL WORLD OF FAIRYTALES
Singers and Dancers

 
SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE EAST WIND
Dr. John Watson
Bellhop (Martin)
Concierge(Jacques)
Custodian (Rene) (1st act)/Mycroft Holmes (2nd act)


Margerite/Ana Gold (Margerite is the hotel maid who is murdered, she's only in the first part of the show, so one actress can play both of these parts.  Ana Gold is a German cabaret singer, her real name is Anastasia Goldstein (her parents are Russian Jews) but she changed it for the stage)

Eleanor Ryan (attache to the diplomat)
George Watson (Watson's younger brother, an officer in the British army, stationed in France)
Sarah Watson (Watson's second wife)
William Henry Hunt (an American Diplomat, African American)


Donatien Alphonse Francois de Vieux/Sherlock Holmes (Holmes is disguised for the entire first act as an old, deaf, rich Frenchman who is staying in the hotel)

 

 DASHING THROUGH THE SNOW
A Christmas Comedy in Two Acts | It’s four days before Christmas in the tiny town of Tinsel, Texas, and a colorful parade of eccentric guests arrive at the Snowflake Inn and deck the halls with holiday hilarity.


This show is split into 4 scenes. Each scene has its own characters and plot arc. Once that scene is over, those characters are gone–with the exception of Trina, the owner of the B&B who is in every scene; Mr Boykin, who is HEARD in the first three scenes; and Lou Ida who is heard in the first two scenes.

 

ALL OTHER ROLES CAN BE DOUBLED….SO 2 MEN AND 6 WOMEN
5 Male Roles:

 Mr Boykin: (Offstage Voice), Never-satisfied, annoying guest (never seen); age from 18 to 70
Binky: Spry, energetic, Santa’s elf, in love with Mrs. Claus; character is 30s to 50s                                 
Hoyt Ledford: Anxious man with an agenda; age from 25ish to 50ish                                                         
Ainsley Danforth: pompous, overly dramatic actor, playing Scrooge at the local fire station; age 30 to 60
Raynerd Chisum: Lovable friend of the Futrelles; age from 35ish to 50ish

12 Female Roles:


Trina Walcott: bright and bubbly, owner of the Snowflake Inn B&B; mid-life…not too young      
Lou Ida: (Offstage Voice), surly housekeeper (never seen); age from 18 to ????                                    
Cuddles: Matronly, actually Mrs. Claus, having a tryst with Binky; age from 30s to 50s                           
Donna Jo Austin: Hoyt’s younger sister, brash and spunky; age from 18 to 40ish                                    
Ennis Puckett: Hoyt and Donna’s aunt, 80’s, curmudgeonly and sharp-tongued, fanatic about cleanliness and bugs; can be played by any age actress who can pull off old                                                             


Della Crowder: Ennis’s sister, 80’s, feisty, sweet-faced old lady, feuding with her sister for 35 years; can be played by any age actress who can pull off old                                                                                              

Lenora Benedict: self-involved prima donna, also appearing at the fire station; age from 30s to 60s         
Paulette Coogan: blunt, humorless stage manager; great character role… any age                                           
Frankie Futrelle Dubberly: Youngest sister; age from 18 to 40ish                                                                
Twink Futrelle Buntner: Middle Futrelle sister; age from 30s to 60s                                                 
Rhonda Lynn Lampley: Long Lost Futrelle sister; age from 30s to 60s                                                       
Honey Raye Futrelle: Oldest Futrelle sister; age from 30s to 60s
 

INTO THE WOODS
Jack                                                                Tenor
Little Red Riding Hood                               Mezzo-Soprano
The Baker                                                     Baritone
The Baker’s Wife                                         Mezzo-Soprano
The Witch                                                      Mezzo-Soprano
Cinderella                                                     Soprano
Cinderella’s Prince                                     Baritone
Cinderella’s Stepmother                            Mezzo-Soprano
Florinda                                                         Mezzo-Soprano
Lucinda                                                         Mezzo-Soprano
Jack’s Mother                                               Soprano
The Mysterious Man                                   Baritone
The Narrator                                                             Baritone
Rapunzel                                                      Soprano
Rapunzel’s Prince                                       Baritone
Milky-White                                                   Silent
The Giant                                                      Spoken
Cinderella’s Mother                                                Soprano
The Wolf                                                        Baritone
The Steward                                                             Spoken

 

Upcoming Auditions