Star of the Day announces auditions for their upcoming teen musical FOOTLOOSE.
FOOTLOOSE THE MUSICAL
Footloose is a 1998 musical based on the 1984 film of the same name. The music is by Tom Snow (among others), the lyrics by Dean Pitchford (with additional lyrics by Kenny Loggins), and the book by Pitchford and Walter Bobbie.
Star of the Day Event Productions
Production Dates: June 22-24, 2018
Director: Daniel Petrovich
Music Director: Chris Hamm
Stage Manager: Aine Shay
Performances at McCoole’s Arts & Events Place, Main St., Quakertown, PA
Wednesday & Thursday, April 18-19, 2018 6-9PM
Auditions will be held at St. John’s UCC, 139 N. 4th Street, Emmaus, PA 18049.
Auditions will consist of a vocal audition and dance; please bring proper clothing & footwear. Please print the audition form found on our website, complete and return it. Please bring a headshot and resume with you to the audition. Please mark all possible conflicts on audition form. Please be honest on the form. Your answers will NOT affect our casting decisions. Rehearsals are typicalls M, W, Th, Sa, Su. Not every cast member is needed at every rehearsal. Weeknights begin at 6pm, Weekends vary. All rehearsals take place at St. John's UCC until tech week when we move into the theatre.
Callbacks by Invitation:
Friday, April 20, 2018 6-9PM
Footloose the Musical CAST OPPORTUNITIES:
REN MCCORMACK –Lead character, teenager from Chicago, fun, quick-witted and loves to dance, out-going personality. ETHEL's son. Vocal Range: Middle D to high C, has solos, has duet with ARIEL & harmony. Dances well, atheletic skills a plus.
ETHEL MCCORMACK - REN's mother, has a duet with VI – mature vocal sound desired.
REVEREND SHAW MOORE - Lead adult character, strong singer. Bomont's religious leader, father to Ariel. Solos and has a duet with VI
VI MOORE - SHAW's wife & ARIEL's mother. has duet with ETHEL - – mature vocal sound desired.
ARIEL MOORE - Lead character - SHAW & VI's daughter. Sings and dances well. Vocal range requires a D with some soulish singing, ability for vocal improvisation a plus. Rebellious for a reverend's daughter, like Rizzo in Grease, but more mischevious than negative. Dances very well.
LULU WARNICKER - Ren's Aunt, married to WES. Character can sing, but does not have to sing or dance well.
WES WARNICKER - Ren's uncle, married to LULU. Character can sing, but does not have to sing or dance well.
COACH ROGER DUNBAR - Character can sing, but does not have to sing or dance well. ELEANOR DUNBAR - Character can sing, but does not have to sing or dance well.
RUSTY - ARIEL's friend. Several lines, some dancing. Sings Solo & 3-part harmony with several solo lines – has F and Low A. Think girls from Little Shop, but with a few more lines.
WENDY - JO ARIEL's friend. Some lines, some dancing. Sings in 3-part harmony with several solo lines.Think girls from Little Shop, but with a few more lines.
URLEEN - ARIEL's friend. Some lines, some dancing. Sings in 3-part harmony with several solo lines. Think girls from Little Shop, but with a few more lines.
CHUCK CRANSTON - ARIEL's boy friend. local "bad boy". Doesn't like Ren. Sings fairly well – has B with lots of A’s & G’s, sings with ARIEL with male back up.
LYLE - CHUCK's friend - A few lines, sings strong 3-part harmony – G, G#, A & B, some dancing.
RAVIS - CHUCK's friend - A few lines, sings strong 3-part harmony – G, G#, A & B, some dancing.
WILLARD HEWITT - Big guy, short temper, loves his mama. Befriended by Ren. Many lines, sings Solo & 3-part harmony with several solo lines. "Learns" to dance.
PRINCIPAL HARRY CLARK - Principal of Boumont High School, enforcer of rules. Scene with REN & WILLARD. Not required to sing.
COP/COUNTRY FIDDLER - A few lines, not required to sing or dance.
BETTY - Adult, comedic character roles, accent would be fun. Must be able to roller-skate.
JETER - Friend of WILLARD, some lines, Sings 3-part harmony, some dancing.
BICKLE - Friend of WILLARD, some lines, Sings 3-part harmony, some dancing.
GARVIN - Friend of WILLARD, some lines, Sings 3-part harmony, some dancing.
COWBOY BOB - Cowboy hat, boots and an attitude. Thinks of himself as the only “real man” in the room.
CHOIR - 3-, 4- & 6-part harmony singers, both on & off stage - ability to dance a plus, but not required.
DANCERS - Several big dance numbers in show - any combination of the following skills are a plus: acrobatics, gymnastics, break-dancing, line-dancing, leaps, splits. Ability to sing desired, but not required.
Casting ages 13-25
FULL DETAILS at www.StaroftheDay.org