Auditions

Auditions - Auditions at Casa Mañana Theatre

Book by Thomas Meehan
Music by Charles Strouse
Lyrics by Martin Charnin

Director: Steve Bebout
Choreographer: Merrill West
Music Director: James Cunningham
Producer: Wally Jones


Rehearsals begin October 21, 2019 — Performances are November 2-10, 2019 at Casa Mañana Theatre.

Please note that Casa Mañana holds rehearsals during the day time hours. We will do our best to call students after school hours, however, it is not guaranteed and we will provide a school excuse note if needed.

All auditioning must bring a headshot, resume, and sheet music in their key for 16-32 bars in the style of the show. An accompanist will be provided but will not transpose.

No video submissions at this time, please.

Auditions will be held in the rehearsal studios at Casa Mañana Theatre, 3101 West Lancaster Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76107. Please arrive early and sign in with headshot and resume.


Saturday, August 24, 2019 – Vocal Auditions

By appointment only.

Vocal appointments begin at 10 a.m.

Please click here to book your appointment.


Sunday, August 25, 2019 – Dance Call

10 a.m. – Youth Dance callback

1 p.m. – Male Dance Call

3 p.m. – Female Dance Call

Please click here to book your appointment.


All characters are strong actors and singers of all genders, ethnicities, ages and types. 

Youth must be age 8+ only, by audition date.

Annie – a complex, tough, streetwise orphan who is motherly, independent and hopeful. (vocal range A3:D5)

Molly – a gritty orphan, the littlest at age 6. (Vocal range A3:B4)

Kate – a gritty, neglected orphan and the second to youngest at age 7. (Vocal range C4:C5)

Tessie – a mischievous, cry baby at age 11. (Vocal range A3:C5)

Pepper – always in fights, gritty orphan girl. The toughest at age 12. (Vocal range C4:Bb4)

July – a vulnerable orphan, the quietest at age 13. (Vocal range C4:D5)

Duffy – is the oldest gritty orphan at age 13. (Vocal range C4:D5)

Miss Hannigan – a definite “has-been.” A strong actress with excellent comic timing and larger than life character. (Vocal range G3:D5)

Grace Farrell – Oliver Warbuck’s calm, cool, and classy secretary. Businesslike with Warbucks, but maternal towards Annie. (Vocal range D4:C5)

Rooster Hannigan – part of the comic team to be Annie’s parents, but is revealed to be Miss Hannigan’s swindling brother. Flashy and self-assured. (Vocal range G3:Bb4)

Lily St. Regis – the other part of the comic team to be Annie’s parents, but is revealed to be Rooster’s sleazy girlfriend in disguise. Naturally funny. (Vocal range Bb3:Bb4)

Oliver Warbucks – a daunting millionaire who made his fortune during World War I as an industrialist. Middle-aged, self-assured and confident. (Vocal range A3:D5)

Ensemble Roles: Apple Seller, Lt. Ward, Bert Healy, Bundles, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Louis Howe, Star(s)-to-be, Usherette

Drake And Servants – Head Servant and loyal domestic help of Oliver Warbucks. May be double cast as New Yorkers.

New Yorkers – characters identified by their occupation in New York City, such as street vendors, mothers and children, tourists, news reporters, etc.

We are offering an Annie Audition Master Class. Participation in the masterclass does not guarantee casting in Annie. Click here to sign up.



Tuck Everlasting: TYA Edition
Book by Claudia Shear & Tim Federle
Music by Chris Miller
Lyrics by Nathan Tysen

Based on the novel by Natalie Babbitt

Director: B.J. Cleveland
Music Director: Vonda K. Bowling
Choreographer: Merrill West
Producer: Wally Jones


Rehearsals begin on or around September 21 – Performances are October 1-20, 2019 at Casa Mañana Theatre.
Please note that Casa Mañana holds rehearsals during the day time hours. We will do our best to call students after school hours, however, it is not guaranteed and we will provide a school excuse note if needed.

All auditioning must bring a headshot, resume, and sheet music in your key for 16-32 bars in the standard Broadway style. An accompanist will be provided but will not transpose.

No submissions at this time, please.

Auditions will be held at Casa Mañana Theatre Rehearsal Studio B, 3101 West Lancaster Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76107 (located directly behind the theatre). Please arrive on time and sign in.

Casa Mañana and Actor’s Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition. Equity and Non-Equity contracts available.


Monday, August 19, 2019 – Vocal appointments

By appointment only.

Vocal appointments begin at 10:00 a.m.

To sign up for auditions, please click here.


Roles:

Jesse Tuck – late teens/early 20’s to play 17 on stage. Energetic actor/singer/good mover. Lead character. Voice type: tenor with Belt/Folk sound – top note C5.

Mae Tuck – mid/late 30’s – 50, wife of Angus Tuck, Mother of Jesse (17) and Miles (19), Lead Character strong actress/singer – Voice: Mezzo-Soprano – High note E5

Miles Tuck – 18 – mid 20’s to play 19. Strong actor, Older brother of Jesse, young father of 2 children who are not seen. Voice type: Tenor Baritone – high note C5

Angus Tuck – 40’s – 60. Father of Tuck Family. Strong lead actor/singer. Voice type: Tenor/Baritone – top note B4

Winnie Foster – Early teens to 18 to play 12 on stage. The lead character, strong actress/singer/good mover. Voice: Soprano with Belt/Folk sound. High note E5

Man in the Yellow Suit – late 30’s – 60, antagonist to Tuck Family. Showman/Manipulator – good mover. Voice type: Tenor – top note B4

Mother (Mrs. Fosster)/Fair Lady – late 20’s – early 40’s, supporting characters: Winnie’s Mother and will double as Lady at Fair, some movement required.  Voice: Mezzo-soprano – High note E5.

Hugo/Fair Worker – age 15 – 20 to play late teens. Assistant to Constable, likes Winnie, will double at Fair. Voice type: tenor- top note C5.

Constable/Fair Barker– 40’s – 60’s – comic, good-natured support character, will double at the Fair/ light movement. Voice type – Tenor/Baritone B4.

Ensemble – Several actors/actresses ages 15 – 20, to play Townspeople and Fair Workers. Singing and some dancing required.