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Casting Teen Performers for "Jesus Christ Superstar"

Seymour, CT, United States
ID: 568866Exp: 7/21/2024
Description:

Seeking performers in 6th grade and up for the "Jesus Christ Superstar" Show. Please see the details below. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE ACCEPTED. Additional info: Those auditioning should prepare an audition piece in the style of the show or from the show, no longer than 1 minute in length. Please bring sheet music in the correct key, an accompanist will be provided for you. There will be a break during the auditions for a dance call. If you are auditioning before 6:30 pm please stay for the dance call at 6:30. Those auditioning after 6:30 please arrive for the dance call ahead of your vocal audition. Those called back must attend callbacks on Tuesday evening after the second round of auditions. Rehearsals: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 6:00-9:00 pm beginning August 5th in Seymour, CT. Tech Week (mandatory): Saturday, 10/12- Thursday 10/17. Production Runs: October 18, 19, 20 Seymour, CT. CALLBACKS: Those who are called back must attend the callbacks on Tuesday, July 23rd beginning at 6:00 pm. If interested, please apply.

14 roles

JesusMale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Rock Tenor. Leader of the twelve apostles, a man, called the "Son Of God" and "King of the Jews"

Judas IscariotMale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Rock Tenor. Arguably the antogonist of the show. One of the twelve apostles of Jesus; concerned for the poor and the consequences of Jesus' fame.

Mary MagdaleneFemale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Exotic/Beautiful Belter. A female follower of Jesus who finds herself falling in love with him. The role requires an actress that can show grace, stability, weakness and compassion.

Pontius PilateMale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Rock Baritone. Governor of Judea who foresees the events of Jesus' crucifixion from beginning to aftermath in a dream and finds himself being presented with that very situation.

King HerodMale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

High Baritone. The King of Galilee; Jesus is brought to him for judgment after first being taken to Pilate.

Simon ZealotesMale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

High Baritone. One of Jesus' twelve appostles; urges Jesus to lead his followers into battle against Rome.

PeterMale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Tenor. One of Jesus' twelve apostles; denies Jesus three times upon the night of Jesus' arrest to save himself.

CaiaphisMale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Low Bass/Rocky Top. High priest who sees Jesus as a threat to the nation.

AnnasMale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

High Baritone. Fellow priest at the side of Caiaphas who is persuaded by Caiaphas into seeing Jesus as a threat.

Priest 1Male17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Bass.

Priest 2Male17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Baritone.

Priest 3Male17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Tenor.

Soul GirlsFemale17-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Low, Middle, High Belt

EnsembleBoth genders11-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Will make up the apostles, crowd ensemble, and various other characters. Must be strong singers and dancers.