Non-Union Casting for Skyscraper: A Musical Comedy

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Non-Union Casting for Skyscraper: A Musical Comedy

Regeneration Theatre
New York, NY
US

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Non-Union Casting for Skyscraper: A Musical Comedy

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SKYSCRAPER: A Musical Comedy

Book by Peter Stone, Music by James Van Heusen, Lyrics by Sammy Cahn

 

Presented by Regeneration Theatre

 

Lead Producer: Barnaby Edwards

 

Director/Choreographer: Kristen Keim

 

Musical Director: Daniel Lincoln

 

Rehearsal: July 31-Sept 6, 2017 – weekdays and weekday evenings (mainly evenings)

 

Performances: Sept 7-17, 2017 at Urban Stages

 

SHOW SYNOPSIS:

A musical romp set in the 1960s about a woman defending her small home against the looming skyscrapers being built around her while stuck between two men who blur her perceptions between reality and fantasy.

 

 

ROLES:

GEORGINA: 30s.  Mezzo.  A imaginative antique dealer fighting for love and her building (ROLE CAST)

 

TIM: 30s, High Baritone.  Clean cut architect with a goofy charm

 

ROGER: 30s Baritone. Georgina’s assistant.  A handsome cinephile with a devious side.  Portrays various, possibly absurd, iterations of himself.

 

BERT: 30s/40s, Baritone, Tim brother.  A beaten down, less confident version of his brother

 

MRS ALLERTON plus : 50s/60s, Mezzo, Georgina’s nagging mother

 

MR. ALLERTON: 50s/60s, Baritone.  A pushover of a husband

 

STANLEY: 30-50, Bass/Baritone. Construction site foreman.  Comedic timing a plus.

 

CHARLOTTE: 20-30s, Soprano. Georgina’s sister with a strong personality. 

 

MALE AND FEMALE ENSEMBLE: 20s to 30s to play various featured roles. MUST be good singers and dancers

 

 

*Note: All roles are open to any ethnicity.  All roles must be capable dancers and/or moves

 

NON-UNION PERFORMERS ONLY

 

Please submit a headshot, and résumé to SKYSCRAPERMUSICAL@gmail.com.

 

Sides will be emailed with audition appointment time. Please indicate the role(s) for which you’d like to read. Audition appointments will be on Tuesday and Thursday, July 18th and 20th, 2017 between 6pm and 9pm in midtown Manhattan.

 

Please prepare a musical theatre song from the 1950s or 1960s.

DURATION

July 18, 2017 - September 17, 2017

HOW TO APPLY

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