Arts Center of Coastal Carolina
Hilton Head Island, SC
$562 weekly minimum (SPT 7)
Book by Catherine Johnson, Music & Lyrics by Benny Andersson & Bjorn Ulvaeus
Director - Casey Colgan
Musical Director - Bradley Vieth
General Manager - Richard Feldman
1st Rehearsal - June 1
Preview -June 22
Opening - June 25
Closing - August 22
Performances Tuesday - Saturday at 7:30PM and Sunday at 2:00PM
Pending Approval from Equity Safety Protocols
All rehearsals and performances are in-person pending Equity Safety approval.
All auditions will be online video submissions. Due to COVID19, we are not holding any in- person auditions at this time.
The Arts Center of Coastal Carolina does not believe in discrimination based on race, color, creed, gender, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, age, or disability.
Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to submit.
All roles are open. Actors must be able to have great acting, vocal and movement abilities. Ensemble actors will understudy lead roles.
DONNA (late 30s-early 40s – the mother SOPHIE) Attractive and free-spirited. A former lead singer in a group called “Donna and the Dynamos” who now owns and runs a hotel/casino on a Greek island. A strong feminist who also has a zany and vulnerable side.
SOPHIE (18-25) A very special young woman who is determined to find the romance and happiness she feels eluded her mother. Has a wild, zany spirit even though she pursues a conventional marriage. Pop soprano.
TANYA (late 30s-early 40s) A former singer in the“Dynamos”. Rich, sophisticated, acerbic, funny, and witty.
ROSIE (late 30s-early 40s) Also a former singer in the “Dynamos” who now writes for and runs a feminist press. She’s confident, strong, and funny on the outside but shy underneath. Kooky and fun, good comic actress, bit of a clown. Actress who sings.
SAM (35-45) May be Sophie’s father. Left Donna 20 years ago because he was engaged to another woman. Charming, successful architect. Actor who sings. Baritone.
HARRY (35-45) May be Sophie’s father. British financier, weathy, buttoned-up, and conservative but trying to reconnect with his freer, youthful self. Must do a very convincing English accent. Also an actor who sings. High baritone, tenor.
BILL (35-45) May be Sophie’s father. A travel writer with no possessions or strings.Good-natured, always ready for adventure. Funny, preferably a big or imposing man.
SKY (late 20s) Sophie’s fiance. Athletic, attractive – has given up his life as a successful young businessman in order to make over Donna’s tavern and marry Sophie. Featured Ensemble role.
LISA (18-25) Sophie’s friend who arrives to be a bridesmaid. Very energetic and kooky. Should sing and dance well. Featured Ensemble role.
ALI (18-25) Sophie’s friend. Impulsive and fun. Should contrast to Lisa and Sophie. Should sing and dance well. Featured Ensemble role.
PEPPER (20s) Sky’s friend. Helps run the hotel. Charming, loves women, always flirting. Must be a good mover/dancer. Acrobatic skills a plus. Baritone/tenor. Featured Ensemble role.
EDDIE (20s) Another friend of Sky and hotel worker. Laid-back, easygoing. Also a mover/dancer role. Baritone/tenor. Featured Ensemble role.
Sides will be available on www.artshhi.com/auditions. Please upload your video audition to Vimeo and include a link for viewing in your email submission. Youtube links are also acceptable.
SPT $562 weekly minimum (SPT 7)