Audition Notice for “A Christmas Carol”

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Audition Notice

For

A Christmas Carol

The CCT Musical adaption

Script by Richard Greenfield and Friends

Lyrics by Jeff Zuber

Music by Keith Frechette

 

 

To be held September 27th & 28th at CCT Workshop.

Time:                Friday,          9/27 – 6:00 to 9:00 PM

                        Saturday,      9/28 – 11:00AM to 3:00 PM (or by appointment)

                        Sunday,        9/29 – 1:00 to 5:00 PM (call backs if needed)

 

Location:      Cascade Community Theatre Shop space

                     14701 NE Main St. Suite C4

                     Duvall, WA 98019

 

There are roles and chorus spots for men, women and children starting at age 6 available for this humorous and timeless CCT musical adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic. Below is a short description of key roles.

 

EBENEZER SCROOGE                                    A Middle-aged Merchant

BOB CRATCHIT                                               Scrooge’s Clerk

FRED                                                               Scrooge’s Nephew

GINGER                                                           Fred’s Wife

TWO MISSIONARIES                                        Christian Missionaries

MARLEY                                                          The Ghost of Jacob Marley Scrooge’s dead Partner

CHRISTMAS PAST                                           The Ghost of Christmas Past

CHRISTMAS PRESENT                                    The Ghost of Christmas Present

CHRISTMAS FUTURE                                      The Ghost of Christmas Future

MR. FEZZIWIG                                                 A Jolly Old Merchant

MRS. FEZZIWIG                                               One Vast Substantial Smile

EBENEZER                                                      Scrooge as a Young Man

DICK                                                                His Fellow Clerk

BELLA                                                             Scrooge’s First and Only Love

MRS. CRATCHIT                                              Bob’s Wife

BELINDA                                                          Age Eighteen Cratchit’s Daughter

MARTHA                                                          Age Seventeen Cratchit’s Daughter

PETER                                                             Age Fourteen Cratchit’s Son

BOB                                                                 Age Eleven Cratchit’s Son

BETTY                                                             Age Nine Cratchit’s Daughter

TINY TIM                                                          Cratchit’s Youngest Son

1ST MAN                                                           Grave Digger

2ND MAN                                                          Grave Digger

YOUNG CAROLER                                           Boy who gets Turkey at end

Chorus: Five Women, Five to Ten Children and Five Men for Towns People, Carolers and the Fezziwig Party.

Please prepare a short comedic monologue and a song.

You must bring; prepared musical accompaniment on CD, sheet music to be played by the CCT pianist or a pianist that you provide, or sing along with a musical CD that we will have prepared with traditional Christmas songs.

The pre-recorded songs we will provide are:           

            Deck the Halls, Silent Night, Jingle Bell Rock and Winter Wonderland

Please bring a resume and headshot if you have one. The proposed rehearsal and show schedule will be posted at the audition and actors awarded a role will have to commit to the run.

If you cannot make the open audition please contact Richard Greenfield at: richard.greenfield@comcast.net or phone 425-333-6896, to schedule an audition at another time.