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Singing Opportunities for Kids in "Seussical Jr." Show

Gilbert, AZ, United States
ID: 571203Exp: 7/28/2024
Description:

Searching for performers ages 8-18 years old for "Seussical Jr." Please see the details below. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE ACCEPTED. Additional info: Be prepared to sing 16 bars (30 seconds) of a song that showcases your vocal range. Select a song from a musical or movie (not Seussical), that will showcase your acting skills and vocal ability. Bring your own audio track with the music on it. Directors will have a stereo with an AUX cord. If you want to connect to wifi, inquire at the front desk when you arrive. Be prepared to read any of the dialogues attached at your audition. Directors will choose which character and dialogue you will perform. Arrive 10-15 minutes prior to your audition time. No parents or family members are allowed in the audition room. Have your music unlocked and cued as you walk into the audition room. No vocals on your audition track. Directors want to hear YOUR voice only. Weekly Rehearsals: Mondays 4:30-6:30 p.m. starting August 5, 2024 Dress Rehearsals & Performances: Monday, November 11 (Veterans Day)- at the studio, then Tuesday-Saturday, November 12-16. Save all week for rehearsals and shows. Main Cast Rehearsals: If you are chosen as a lead, you will have 3 main cast rehearsals on Saturdays from 1:00-3:30 p.m. Dates will be announced when you receive callback information. If you are chosen as a lead, you may not miss more than one of these rehearsals nor more than 3 total rehearsals. You must report any known conflicts prior to callbacks. When applying, please submit a Headshot & Resume.

20 roles

The Cat In The HatBoth genders12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

The Cat In The Hat is the essence of mischief, fun, and imagination. He stirs things up, and causes trouble, but always sets things right again. Looking for a male or female to play The Cat, one who will be able to play many comic cameos and is comfortable improvising with an audience.

Horton The ElephantMale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Horton The Elephant is a big-hearted guy who is steadfast, responsible and always tries to do the right thing for his friends. He is imaginative and receptive to the world around him. He is very unselfconscious. Horton's view of the world never changes - he believes in its goodness.

JojoMale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Jojo is a smart child with a wild imagination. JoJo’s "Thinks" get him into constant trouble. By the end of the show, he learns what it means to be a responsible member of his community.

Gertrude McFuzzFemale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Gertrude McFuzz is very self-conscious about her one-feathered tail and gains confidence throughout the show, changing from an anxious, nervous, shy bird into someone whose self-worth doesn't rest on her appearance.

Mayzie La BirdFemale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Mayzie La Bird is a self-centered, vain, and manipulative bird. She ultimately means no harm, but she's immature and makes selfish decisions. G

Sour KangarooFemale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Sour Kangaroo is loud, brassy, and a lot of fun. She's got a lot of attitude and is very confident and unafraid to tell it like it is.

Young KangarooBoth genders8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Young Kangaroo is Sour Kangaroo's pint-sized feisty daughter. She is following in her mother's footsteps.

Bird GirlsFemale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Bird Girls are a fabulous group of birds who know everything there is to know about the goings on in the jungle and support Mayzie throughout the show.

Mr. MayorMale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Mr. Mayor/Mrs. Mayors are parents trying hard to raise a child with a big imagination.

Mrs. MayorFemale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Mr. Mayor/Mrs. Mayors are parents trying hard to raise a child with a big imagination.

Wickersham BrothersMale8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Wickersham Brothers tease, play pranks, and get a kick out of making mischief, although often at another's expense.

Vlad VladikoffBoth genders8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Vlad Vladikoff is the black-bottomed eagle who flies off with the Whos.

Judge Yertle the TurtleBoth genders8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Judge Yertle the Turtle The authoritative judge who presides over Horton's trial at the end of the show.

The GrinchBoth genders8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

The Grinch Arguably the most famous Seuss character of all! He has a brief, fun cameo in Seussical JR.

Thing 1 & Thing 2Both genders8-18 y.o.All ethnicities

If Cat in the Hat is the essence of mischief, these 2 characters are the physical embodiment of that mischief. These two characters will be telling the story with their bodies and strong acro skills are preferred.

Jr. EnsembleBoth genders8-11 y.o.All ethnicities

The Whos The Whos are a lot like you and me, only so small as to be invisible. Don't think of them as weird little aliens. They should be played for their inherent humanity. Everyone playing a Who will be encouraged to try and create his or her own unique character.

The Jungle CitizensBoth genders12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

HuntersMale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Circus AnimalsBoth genders12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

FishBoth genders12-18 y.o.All ethnicities