The Alpha Players are
pleased to announce non-equity auditions for their production of Into the
WHEN: Sunday, June 18, 2017 by appointment
beginning at 1pm. (There will be a few limited times available on Monday, June
19th between 5:30 and 6:30pm.)
WHERE: Florissant Civic Center Theatre, 1
James J Eagan Dr., Florissant MO 63033
directions visit: www.florissantmo.com and click on theatre.)
CALLBACKS: Monday, June 19th at 7pm at the
Florissant Civic Center Theatre
Auditions will be by
appointment. The appointment time
will be based on the role(s) of interest.
Those wishing to
audition should send an email indicating their name, phone number, roles of
interest and their age (if under 21) to email address: firstname.lastname@example.org BEFORE June 18th. They will be sent an audition form, an audition time
and additional information regarding music. An accompanist will be provided.
A cappella auditions and use of a CD will not be permitted.
Those auditioning should
bring a photo and the completed audition form. (The photo need not be a
professional head shot.)
Those auditioning will be
asked to prepare 16-24 bars of music from Into the Woods.
Performances will be October
6, 7, 13, & 14 at 7:30pm and October 15 at 2pm at the Florissant Civic
Center Theatre. The rehearsal schedule will depend upon the availability of
the cast but will most likely consist of Sunday afternoons/evenings and two
week nights. Rehearsals are scheduled to begin approximately July 24th. Not all
cast members will be called to all rehearsals. No conflicts will be allowed
from October 1 through October 7 and October 12 through October 15th. Actors
must be available for all performances.
For the most current and
complete information, check out the Alpha Players Facebook page.
Questions may be sent to:
SHOW SYNOPSIS: The story follows the Baker and his wife, who wish
to have a child; Cinderella, who wishes to attend the King’s festival’ and
Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the Baker and his wife learn
that they cannot have a child because of a Witch’s curse, the two set off on a
journey into the woods to break the curse. Everyone’s wish is granted but the
consequences of their actions return to haunt them later with unexpected
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON
THE SHOW: Please visit http://www.mtishows.com/into-the-woods
NOTE : Ages are only guidelines. We are going to be open minded on age if
the person is right for the role.
Narrator -An intellectual and pleasant story-teller who helps to orchestrate
the show and illustrate lessons to the audience. Gender: male Vocal range top:
E4. Vocal range bottom: G2.
Cinderella - A young, earnest maiden who is constantly mistreated by her
stepmother and stepsisters.
Gender: female Age: 20 to 35. Vocal
range top: G5. Vocal range bottom: G3.
- The feckless Giant killer who is 'almost a man.' He is adventurous, naive,
energetic, and bright-eyed.
Gender: male. Age: 15 to 27. Vocal range
top: G4. Vocal range bottom: B2.
Jack's Mother - Browbeating and weary, Jack's protective mother who is independent,
bold, and strong-willed. Gender: female. Age: 45 to 65. Vocal range top: Gb5. Vocal
range bottom: Bb3.
The Baker - A harried and insecure baker who is simple and loving, yet protective
of his family. He wants his wife to be happy and is willing to do anything to
ensure her happiness but refuses to let others fight his battles.
Gender: male. Age: 30 to 45. Vocal
range top: G4. Vocal range bottom: Ab2.
The Baker's Wife - Determined and bright woman who wishes to be a mother. She leads a
simple, yet satisfying life and is very low-maintenance yet proactive in her
endeavors. Gender: female. Age: 30 to 45.
Vocal range top: G5. Vocal range
Cinderella's Stepmother - The mean-spirited, demanding stepmother of Cinderella. Gender:
female. Age: 40 to 55. Vocal range top: F#5. Vocal range bottom: A3.
Florinda And Lucinda - Cinderella's stepsisters who are black of heart. They follow in
their mother's footsteps of abusing Cinderella. Gender: female. Age: 20 to 35. Vocal
range top: Ab5.
Vocal range bottom: C4.
Little Red Ridinghood - A spoiled young girl who is strong-willed, quick-witted, fearless,
yet youthful and naive. Gender: female. Age: 15 to 20. Vocal range top: F5. Vocal
range bottom: Bb3.
The Witch - Sarcastic, ugly-then-gorgeous, obsessive protector of Rapunzel who
is straightforward and aggressive. Gender: female. Age: 40 to 55. Vocal range
top: G5. Vocal range bottom: F3.
Cinderella's Mother - Deceased with her soul guarding and aiding her daughter from a
tree. Gender: female
Age: 40 to 55. Vocal range top: F4. Vocal
range bottom: E4.
Mysterious Man - A mischievous vagrant and nosy meddler. He is a good-natured
protector and observer.
Gender: male. Age: 50 to 65. Vocal
range top: Eb4. Vocal range bottom: G2.
Hungry and insatiable hunter who takes advantage of the weak by misleading and
captivating his prey.
Gender: male. Age: 30 to 45. Vocal
range top: Gb4. Vocal range bottom: Bb2.
Rapunzel - A loopy-but-lovely maiden who is sheltered by the Witch and
terribly lonely. She yearns to experience the world. Gender: female. Age: 20 to
30. Vocal range top: A5. Vocal range bottom: B3.
Cinderella's Prince - Vain and gorgeous, he is a disloyal lover who is currently
searching for the next new, exciting thing. Gender: male. Age: 25 to 40. Vocal
range top: F4. Vocal range bottom: B2.
Rapunzel's Prince -Just as vain and gorgeous as his Prince brother, he is always
chasing the newest, most exiting endeavor. Gender: male. Age: 25 to 40. Vocal
range top: E4. Vocal range bottom: C#3.
Giant - Voiceover. The Giant's wife is an angry and vengeful 'monster.' She
is seeking restitution for her loss.
Gender: female. Age: 40 to 65.