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Auditions – Annie

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Denton Community Theatre is holding auditions for Annie,  Book by Thomas Meehan; Music by Charles Strouse; Lyrics by Martin Charnin; Based on Little Orphan Annie by permission of the Media Tribune Services, Inc.  Directed by John Evarts, auditions will be held on Feb. 3, 4 at 7:00pm at the Campus Theatre located at 214 W. Hickory in Denton.

About the show:

The beloved musical tells the story of a plucky orphan’s adventures as she escapes from the evil Miss Hannigan and finds a place to belong with billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his secretary, Grace and a dog named Sandy. Family friendly fun for ages 4 and up.

Auditions are open – no appointments.  Resumes and headshots are appreciated, but not required. Auditioners Should Prepare 16-32 Bars–Preferably Something From A Broadway Musical–Which Best Demonstrate The Auditioners’ Vocal Range.

Auditioners MUST Bring Sheet Music–Clearly Marked With Minimal Page Turns–For The Accompanist. Auditioners Should Come Dressed For Movement And Be Prepared For Cold Readings From The Script

Roles available:

Annie

A street-wise orphan; she is eventually taken in by Oliver Warbucks. Spunky, friendly, big-voiced.

Gender: Female

Age: 10 to 12

Vocal range top: G5

Vocal range bottom: A3

Warbucks

A successful businessman with a warm heart. Rich, stiff-collared, bullish.

Gender: Male

Age: 40 to 55

Vocal range top: Gb

Vocal range bottom: B3

Grace Farrell

Faithful secretary to Mr. Oliver Warbucks. Poised, sweet, gentle.

Gender: Female

Age: 20 to 35

Vocal range top: G5

Vocal range bottom: Bb3

Orphans

The other girls in the orphanage with Annie. These girls are gritty, neglected and vulnerable, yet basically honest and potentially loveable. Includes Molly, Kate, Tessie, Pepper, July, and Duffy.

Gender: Female

Age: 6 to 13

Servants

The servants at the Warbucks mansion. Includes Drake, Mrs. Pugh, Mrs. Greer, Cecille, and Annette.

Gender: Both

Age: 20 to 50

Miss Hannigan

The orphanage matron who hates children but is fond of liquor. Very disillusioned, bitter, and cold.

Gender: Female

Age: 30 to 45

Vocal range top: F5

Vocal range bottom: A3

Rooster

Miss Hannigan’s no-good brother looking for a quick buck. A sleazy, slick con man.

Gender: Male

Age: 25 to 35

Vocal range top: G5

Vocal range bottom: B3

Lily

Rooster’s girlfriend, who is also out for a quick buck. She is considered to be a floozy and bimbo.

Gender: Female

Age: 20 to 30

Vocal range top: G5

Vocal range bottom: B3

Bert Healy

The ultimate radio personality. He helps Annie by broadcasting about the search for her birth parents.

Gender: Male

Age: 30 to 45

Vocal range top: G5

Vocal range bottom: E4

Roosevelt

The 32nd President of the United States. A Democrat and friend of Warbucks.

Gender: Male

Age: 40 to 60

Vocal range top: F4

Vocal range bottom: Eb3

Ensemble

Servants (Drake, Mrs. Greer, Mrs. Pugh), Boylan Sisters, Cabinet Mambers, Hooverville Citizens

Gender: Both

Performances are March 29, 30 & Apr. 4, 5, 6, 2019 at 7:30pm and March 31 & April 7, 2019 at 2:00pm at the Campus Theatre.

 

Details

Date:
February 3
Time:
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Organizer

Denton Community Theatre
Phone:
(940) 382-1915
Email:
TheDCTTeam@campustheatre.com
Website:
www.DentonCommunityTheatre.com

Venue

Campus Theatre
214 W Hickory St.
Denton, TX 76201 United States
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Phone:
(940) 382-1915
Website:
www.campustheatre.com