Grease – NYC Appointments (Deadline 1.26.19)
Pioneer Theatre Company
Salt Lake City, UT
LORT B; $941/week
Artistic Director: Karen Azenberg
Director/Choreographer: Karen Azenberg
Musical Director: Helen Gregory
Casting: Bob Cline
Book, Music, & Lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey
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.
Submissions from AEA actor/singers for various roles. See breakdown.
Danny Zuko: Male, (Range: tenor, D4-B5) The leader of the Burger Palace Boys; good-looking, strong and confident, with an air of easy-going charm
Sandy Dumbrowski: Female, (Range: Soprano, A3-F#5) New girl in town; sweet, wholesome, naive, cute, and innocent
Betty Rizzo: Female, (Range:Alto A3-C5) Leader of the Pink Ladies; tough, sarcastic and outspoken but vulnerable
Frenchy: Female, (Range: Alto, A3-D5) A dreamer; good-natured but not too smart, she is heavily made up, fussy about her appearance, particularly her hair. She can’t wait to finish high school so she can be a beautician
Marty: Female, (Range Alto, C4-C5) The ‘beauty’ of the Pink Ladies; pretty and looks older than the other girls, but betrays her real age when she opens her mouth. She tries to act sophisticated.
Jan: Female, Range: Alto, A3-C5) Funny, loud, compulsive eater and awkward member of the Pink Ladies. Loud and pushy with the girls, but shy with boys.
Patty Simcox: Female, (Range: Alto, D4-A4) A typical cheerleader; attractive, athletic, sure-of-herself, but can be given to bursts of disconcerting enthusiasm. She’s a bit of a pain and unpopular with the Pink Ladies, and can twirl a baton.
Cha-Cha, aka Charlene DiGregorio (Range: Alto, C4-C5) The best dancer at St. Bernadette’s; a loud mouth, she wins the dancing competition with Danny. Must be a very strong dancer
Doody: Male, (Range: Tenor, D4-A5) The youngest of the guys; small, boyish and open, with a disarming smile and a hero-worshipping attitude towards the other guys. He also plays the guitar.
Kenickie: Male, (Range: Tenor, C4-F5) The second in command of the Burger Palace Boys; tough-looking, surly and avoids any show of softness. He has an offbeat sense of humor.
Sonny Latierri: Male, (Range: baritone, G3-A5) A member of the Burger Palace Boys; funny Italian-American, he is a braggart and wheeler-dealer who thinks he’s a real lady-killer
Roger: Male, (Range: Tenor, D4-A5) The anything-for-a-laugh stocky type of boy; a clown who enjoys winding people up, he is full of mischief and is always dreaming up half-baked schemes and ideas
Vince Fontaine: Male, age 30-45 – Non singing role.A typical ‘teen audience’ disc jockey; slick, egotistical and fast-talking. He is also a veteran ‘Greaser.’
Eugene Florczyk: Male, (Range: Tenor, A3-E5) The class valedictorian; physically awkward, a typical ‘apple-polisher’ – both smug and pompous, but gullible.
Jonny Casino/Teen Angel: Male, (Range:Tenor, E4-f5) A student at Rydell who leads a rock ‘n roll band and likes to think of himself as real rock ‘n roll idol / Frenchy’s suave and slick guardian angel, who encourages her to stay in school.
Miss Lynch: Female, 45-65 – Non singing role. A no-nonsense, serious, loud, English teacher.
NYC Appointment only auditions to be held on an upcoming date TBD.
For consideration, mail picture and resume ASAP. Deadline for receipt is 1/26/19. Mark submissions: GREASE / AEA Submission
c/o GREASE/AEA Submission
2214 Frederick Douglass Blvd.
New York, NY 10026