WHEN: Sunday, December 12 @ 7:00 pm [doors will open at 6:30 pm]
Monday, December 13 @ 7:00 pm [doors will open at 6:30 pm]
WHERE: Narberth Community Theatre, 6376 City Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19151 (located within Overbrook Presbyterian Church).
Performance Dates: May 6 – 21, 2022
Director: Barbara Sherman
Music Director/Conductor: Raquel García
COVID-19: All auditioners are required to show proof of COVID-19 VACCINATION in order to audition. Please wear masks except during the vocal audition.
Vocal: Please prepare 16-32 bars of a song in the style of the show or from the show. No a cappella or recorded music will be permitted. If you choose a song that is not from the show, please bring sheet music with written-out accompaniment for the accompanist. A chord chart will not be accepted. Music on phones will not be accepted.
All roles are open and unpaid.
We are seeking a diverse and energetic cast.
CALL BACKS: Tuesday, December 14 at 7:00 pm. Call back information will be sent to those called back by Monday evening, December 13 after the auditions.
MANDATORY REHEARSALS: Attendance is required at the following: Sitzprobe (date TBD);Tech Week– Sunday, May 1, 1:30 ~ 10:30pm, May 2-4 from 6:30 ~ 10:30pm
QUESTIONS: please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Cast of Characters-
Frederick Egerman: Male, 40-60, successful, widowed middle aged lawyer. Baritone, RANGE: A2–E4
Anne Egerman: Female, 18-25, Frederick’s very young and naïve wife- Soprano, RANGE: G#3–A5
Henrik Egerman: Male, 20-35, Frederick’s son from first marriage, – Tenor, RANGE: G3–B4
Desiree Armfeldt: Female, 35-50 once-successful actress, middle aged- Mezzo-soprano, RANGE: F#3-Ab5
Fredrika Armfeldt: Female, 12-16, teenage daughter of Desiree – Mezzo-soprano, RANGE: C4-Eb5
Madame Armfeldt: Female, 70-85, Desiree’s mother – Alto, RANGE: C3-F#4
Carl-Magnus Malcolm: Male, 40-50, – Baritone, RANGE: G2–F#4
Charlotte Malcolm: Female, 35-45- Mezzo-soprano, RANGE: G3–F5
The Quintet: A group of 3 women and 2 men (Preferably classically trained singers who are experienced at singing harmonies); ages may vary.
- Mrs. Nordstrom – high soprano – RANGE: G#3-E6
- Mrs. Anderssen – soprano – RANGE: G#3-A#5
- Mrs. Segstrom – mezzo-soprano – RANGE: G#3-G#5
- Mr. Erlanson – tenor – RANGE: G#2- A#4
- Mr. Lindquist – baritone/low tenor – RANGE: G2-G#4
Petra: Female, 25-40, young servant- mezzo-soprano- RANGE: F#3–F5
Frid: Male, 25-40 servant
Non-singing roles: Servants Malla, Osa, Bertrand