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Teen Actors Needed for "Sweeney Todd" School Edition

Sunderland, MD, United States
ID: 570937Exp: 8/10/2024

Seeking actors ages 8-18 years old for "Sweeney Todd" Production. Please see the details below. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE ACCEPTED. Additional info: WHAT TO PREPARE: Please have 16-24 bars (30 sec. - 1 min) of a SONDHEIM piece prepared. You may not sing acapella, please have a karaoke/instrumental track that we can pull up for you on YouTube or a link that can be shared quickly with us during your time slot. Please do NOT sing something from Sweeney Todd. Directors prefer that you bring a headshot/resume. However, they will be taking your picture upon arrival, as well. You will be asked to fill out an audition form when you arrive, so please allow for enough time to do so BEFORE your allotted time slot!! CALLBACKS: Callbacks will take place at the College of Southern MD (Prince Frederick Campus, Building 😎 on Monday, August 12th from 5:30 - 8:00 If you are not asked for a callback, you MAY STILL BE IN CONSIDERATION FOR CASTING! REHEARSALS: (Starting Wednesday, Aug, 14) Sundays 1:00 - 5:00 at the Calvert School of Dance (Huntingtown location) Wednesdays 5:15 - 8:15 at the College of Southern MD (Prince Frederick Campus, Building 😎 MANDATORY PARENT MEETING: This will be held during the first MANDATORY rehearsal on Wednesday, Aug. 14th at 5:15 pm. Note: IF YOU ARE CAST, please know that there is a participation/instruction fee that must be collected in order for you to be part of this production. See the attachment for details. If interested, please apply.

10 roles

Sweeney ToddMale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A talented barber with a bloodthirsty need for revenge.

Anthony HopeMale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A young man who returns to London and sets his heart on Johanna, Todd's daughter.

Beggar WomanFemale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A deranged and schizophrenic woman with a secret.

Mrs. LovettFemale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

An entrepreneurial shop owner with a diabolical passion for pies... and Todd.

Judge TurpinMale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A corrupt and lecherous official who hides in the guise of sanctimonious honor.

The BeadleMale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A pompous public official whose real loyalty is only to the corrupt Turpin.

JohannaFemale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Judge Turpin's young, lovely ward and Todd's long-lost daughter. Innocent and aching to free herself from Turpin's grasp.

TobiasMale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A young boy who is apprenticed to Pirelli, but finds a strange, surrogate family in Todd and Mrs. Lovett.

PirelliMale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A flamboyant Italian with a secret past. A charlatan and rival barber.

EnsembleBoth genders8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

At least one of each part (soprano, alto, tenor, baritone, and bass) must be a strong singer. They have solo section in the piece.