Studio Theatre of Long Island

Two Brand New Theatre's on Long Island - Manes Studio Theatre in Lindenhurst  and  Studio Theatre East in East Islip

Upcoming Auditions at

Studio Theatre's Bayway Arts Center in East Islip

265 E. Main Street, East Islip

Musical Comedy Murders of 1940

                 AUDITIONS FOR "MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940" WILL BE HELD:

                             Tuesday, August 23rd & Thursday, August 25th at 7:30 PM

BRING HEAD SHOT W/RESUME ATTACHED--READINGS FROM THE SCRIPT. 
REHEARSALS BEGIN O/A 9/6 NO TECH WEEK OR PERFORMANCE CONFLICTS ACCEPTED! 
PERFORMANCES WEEKENDS OF OCTOBER 8TH, 15TH AND 22ND.

Character Breakdown:

Helsa Age range 18-35. Stern, serious German maid; accent required.

Elsa Age range 18-35 Ower of the mansion and financial backer in Brdwy. musicals. Eccentric personality.

Michael Kelly Age 18+ Undercover cop with no nonsense personality.

Patrick O'Reilly Age range 25-40 An actor suspicious of everyone.

Ken De La Maize Age range 35+ Self absorbed theatre director.

Nikki Crandall Age range 18-30 A slightly naive actress.

Eddie McCuen Age range 20-30 A struggling comedian.

Marjorie Baversock Age 40+ A Broadway producer who carries herself like royalty.

Bernice Roth Age 30+ A sarcastic playwright w/dead pan humor.

Roger Hopewell Age 30+ Flamboyant and intelligent composer.

ALL ETHNICITIES AND GENDER IDENTIFIED ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND!

Directed by: Matt Stashin

Upcoming Auditions at the

Manes Studio Theatre in Lindenhurst

141 S. Wellwood Avenue, Lindenhurst


SCROOGE THE MUSICAL

OPEN CASTING CALL FOR "SCROOGE THE MUSICAL"


WHERE:


MANES STUDIO THEATRE

141 S. WELLWOOD AVENUE, LINDENHURST


WHEN:


ADULT AUDITIONS:


AUGUST 28TH AT 7:00

AUGUST 30TH AT 7:00


CHILDREN AUDITIONS:


AUGUST 29TH AT 7:00

AUGUST 31ST AT 7:00


CALLBACKS:


SEPTEMBER 1ST AT 6:00


EMAIL: AUDITIONS@STUDIOTHEATRELONGISLAND.COM FOR MORE INFORMATION OR IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PRE-REGISTER

BRING HEAD SHOT WITH RESUME ATTACHED.

BE PREPARED TO SING 16-32 BARS OF MUSIC FROM OR IN THE STYLE OF THE SHOW.

SIDES WILL BE PROVIDED.

REHEARSALS BEGIN O/A SEPTEMBER 18TH.

PERFORMANCE DATES:

November 18th, 19th (2 shows 2:30 & 8:00), & 20th  

November 25th, 26th (2 shows 2:30 & 8:00), & 27th

December 2nd, 3rd (2 shows 2:30 & 8:00), & 4th 

December 8th, 10th (2 shows 10:30 AM & 3:30), & 11th 

December 15th, 17th (2 shows 10:30 AM & 3:30), 18th 


Double casting/swings may be necessary if there are performance conflicts with cast members. 


Character Breakdown:

Ebenezer Scrooge - 60's. Older man whose great wealth has turned his heart to stone. He must journey through the past/present and future to regain the spirit of charity and kindness he once had as a young man.

Bob Cratchit - 20's-30's. Hardworking clerk in Scrooge's employment. Dedicated to his family, especially to his young disabled son, Tiny Tim. Maintains a kind heart, even in the face of Scrooge's evil temper and mean-spiritedness.

Ethel Cratchit - 20's-40's. Wife of Bob Cratchit, she is frustrated by her husband’s poor treatment at the hands of his employer, Mr. Scrooge, and wishes he would pay Bob just a little bit more so that their life would be easier.

Harry (Scrooge's nephew)/Young Scrooge - 14-18. Warm compassionate nephew of Scrooge. Feels sorry for Scrooge and obligated to him, being family.

Mr. Fezziwig/Hugo Heartly - 30's-40's. A portly, jovial man who enjoys throwing huge Christmas parties each year with his wife, Mrs. Fezziwig.

Mrs. Fezziwig/Mrs. Dilber - 30's-40's. Mrs. Fezziwig is proud of her house and her family, and does not like it when Scrooge and Jacob Marley turn on her husband.

Tom Jenkins/School Teacher - 20's-30's. As Tom Jenkins-Hot Soup Man who owes money to Scrooge.

Jacob Marley - 40's-50's. Scrooge's dead partner.

Ghost of Christmas Past - 20's-50's. The Ghost of Christmas Past is the first ghost to appear to Ebenezer Scrooge in the middle of the night. A cheerful, sprightly ghost who is on a mission, and has appeared to show Scrooge key events in his past that have subsequently shaped his present.

Ghost of Christmas Present - 20's-50's. The Ghost of Christmas Present is the second ghost to appear to Ebenezer Scrooge in the middle of the night. He is large, jovial, and full of the Christmas Spirit.

Ghost of Christmas Future/Bissett/Phantom - 20's-50's. The Ghost of Christmas Future is the third ghost to visit Ebenezer Scrooge in the middle of the night. Aside from when singing, is silent and terrifying.

Tiny Tim - 6-12. Young son of Bob Cratchit. Weak, crippled, but full of true goodness and hope.

Peter Cratchit - 13-17. Bob Cratchit's 's oldest son, who inherits his father's stiff-collared shirt for Christmas.

Punch and Judy Man/Phantom/Topper - Puppeteer, single man at party.

Wine Merchant/Dick Wilkins/Phantom

Jocelyn Jollygoode/Phantom

Isabel/Helen - Love interest of Scrooge.

Kathy Cratchit - Daughter of Bob

Belinda Cratchit - Daughter of Bob

Martha Cratchit - Daughter of Bob

Jenny - Scrooge's Sister

Bess - Seller in the market.

Miss Dilber/Mary - Seller in the market.

Chestnut Seller - Seller in the market.

Shellfish Seller - Seller in the market.

Beggar Woman/Mrs. Pringle

Mr. Pringle/Phantom

Jack in the Box/Boy with Sled

Urchins - An ensemble of various age children

ALL ETHNICITIES AND GENDER IDENTIFIED ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND!

Directed by: Michael Blangiforti