Back to Casting CallsCasting Calls

Seeking Teens for "Jack and the Beanstalk" Musical

Bethesda, MD, United States
ID: 571247Exp: 8/26/2024
Description:

Auditions for "Jack and the Beanstalk" are open for actors ages 12 and up. Please see the details below. ONLY LOCAL TALENT WILL BE ACCEPTED. About the project: Jack Trot and his mother, Dame Trot live in a village called Merrydale. Jack is in love with King Bertram’s daughter, the lovely Princess Demelza. The village is being terrorized by the Giant who lives in the clouds. He demands increased taxes and the hand of the Princess in marriage. In order to pay the Giant, Dame Trot and Jack are forced to sell their cow, Daisy. However, Jack is tricked by Slimeball, the Giant’s henchman, who pays him in beans instead of cash; and who abducts the Princess and takes her to the Giant. Jack throws the beans away in disgust, but magically they grow into a huge beanstalk allowing him to climb up into the clouds to rescue the Princess. Will it end happily ever after? Additional info: Please come prepared to perform 16 to 32 bars, one (1) verse, and one (1) chorus, of a song of your choosing. Please bring sheet music for the accompanist. No pre-recorded music will be accepted. Come dressed to move! All those auditioning will learn and then perform approximately 32 counts of basic choreography. Callbacks, if needed, will be held on Wednesday, August 28 at Bannockburn. Productions Run: December 6, 2024 – January 11, 2025. (There is a break Dec. 16-Jan. 1) Brush-up Rehearsal: Thu., Jan. 2, 2025 Load-in is Friday, November 29 – the day AFTER Thanksgiving! If interested, please apply.

11 roles

EDENA THE ECO FAIRYFemale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

A homespun, country girl.

JACK TROTMale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Principal Boy

PRINCESS DEMELZAFemale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Principal Girl.

SARGEMale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

Cameo role.

COCKROACH SMITHMale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

COCKROACH JONESMale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

COCKROACH Chetwyn-Douglas-ScottMale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

VillagersBoth genders12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

FairiesFemale12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

CockroachesBoth genders12-18 y.o.All ethnicities

GhostsBoth genders12-18 y.o.All ethnicities