Audition Notice for “A Christmas Carol”

Audition Notice

For

A Christmas Carol

The CCT Musical adaption

Script by Richard Greenfield

Lyrics by Jeff Zuber

Music by Keith Frechette

 

To be held September 19th & 20th at Duvall Performing Arts (DPA).

Time:Friday,    9/19 – 6:00 to 9:00 PM

Saturday,    9/20 – 12:00 to 4:00 PM

Tuesday,    9/23 – 6:00 to 9:00 PM (call backs if needed)

 

Location: Duvall Performing Arts

15715 Main Street Suite 201

Duvall, WA 98019

 

There are roles and chorus spots for men, women and children 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 a prepared musical accompaniment on CD, 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 have any questions, you may contact the director, Chuck Young, at ec_young@msn.com

 

We look forward to seeing you!