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New York, NY Casting Calls: Casting theater performers for “Chicago”

Audition Date: January 4
Project: Chicago
Casting Calls Category: Theater
Location: New York, NY

SEEKING PERFORMERS FOR POSSIBLE FUTURE REPLACEMENTS.

CASTING:

ROXIE HART
33 – 45, any ethnicity.
An innocent with the ability to murder; sexy; funny.
Actress must be a spectacular dancer in the Fosse style, with a big, first-rate Broadway belt voice.

VELMA KELLY
30 – 45, any ethnicity.
Sarcastic, extremely sexy, tough, funny murderer with a keen eye for publicity.
Actress must be a spectacular dancer in the Fosse style, with a big, first-rate Broadway belt voice.

BILLY FLYNN
38 – 60, any ethnicity.
Suave, educated lawyer who can talk and wheedle and persuade anyone to do anything; his clients literally get away with murder. Sexy, handsome, charming, masculine.
Actor must have a wonderful baritone voice and move well.

AMOS HART
38 – 58, any ethnicity.
Charming, funny, vulnerable milquetoast of a man, so in love with his wife that he would mortgage anything to pay for her outrageous extravagances.
Actor must sing well and be physically adept; a comic-sad character actor.

MATRON “MAMA” MORTON
37 – 55, any ethnicity.
Role requires a great belt voice and a sexy, funny, powerful and tough character actress.

MARY SUNSHINE
Any age, any ethnicity.
Male soprano or countertenor who can sing legitimately up to a high B flat. Acts like a good natured talk show hostess, but is actually a high-powered gossip columnist.
Actor must be a good comedian and a great legit singer.

There will be no dancing at this casting call; any women coming in to be seen as Roxie or Velma will be brought back to dance if there is any further interest

Prepare a brief, standard, up-tempo Broadway song to sing (no pop or rock).
Bring sheet music.
An accompanist will be provided.

Broadway / Production Contract:
$1653/week minimum

AUDITION DATE:

TUESDAY, JANUARY 4, 2011
10 AM – 6 PM
LUNCH FROM 1:30 – 2:30

LOCATION:

PEARL STUDIOS
500 8TH AVE. STUDIO 1212
NEW YORK, NY 10018

AUDITION DATE: JANUARY 4

PROJECT: CHICAGO

CASTING CALL CATEGORY: THEATER CASTING CALLS

LOCATION: NEW YORK, NY

CONTACT: PEARL STUDIOS, 500 8TH AVE, NEW YORK, NY 10018

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