Ghost The Musical – NYC EPA

Ivoryton Playhouse Foundation, Inc.
Ivoryton, CT

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Call Type: EPA

CONTRACT
SPT
$550 week

PERSONNEL
Book and Lyrics by Bruce Joel Rubin;
Music by Glen Ballard and Dave Stewart

Personnel in attendance
Director: Todd Underwood
Musical Director: Michael Morris
Artistic Director: Jacqueline Hubbard
Associate Artistic Director: Dan Nischan

OTHER DATES
Open: September 16;
First Rehearsal – September 1;
Close: October 11, 2020

Performance schedule:
Wed and Sun 2pm/ Wed and Thurs 7:30pm/ Fri and Sat 8pm

OTHER
EPA Procedures are in effect for this audition.

An Equity Monitor will be provided.

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 attend every audition.

Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.

SEEKING
Equity actor/singers for various roles. See breakdown.

BREAKDOWN

Seeking:

Sam Wheat
(LEAD) In love with his long-term girlfriend, Molly; Murdered suddenly. Must come to terms with his death and find his killer. Strong actor and vocalist. Should move well and have experience in stage combat. Guitar skills a plus.
Gender: Male
Age Range: 30-40
Vocal Range: G# to Bb (Pop/Rock Tenor with high belt)

Molly Jensen
(LEAD) An artist living in New York City with her boyfriend, Sam, until he’s murdered. Must help Sam avenge his death. Strong actor and vocalist with a wide range. Should move well.
Gender: Female
Age Range: 25-35
Vocal Range: G3 to Eb5 (pop/rock with strong belt)

Oda Mae Brown
(LEAD) Spiritual advisor with a questionable background. Larger-than-life character, great comedic timing, and a big heart. Should be comfortable with movement/dance. African American.
Gender: Female
Age Range: 35-45
Vocal Range: Ab3 to F5

Carl Bruner
(LEAD) Sam’s best friend. Has hidden unsavory motives. Strong actor with a wide range. Stage combat experience a plus. Should be comfortable with movement/dance
Gender: Male
Age Range: 30-40
Vocal Range: Eb3 to A4

Subway Ghost/Orlando Jones/Ensemble
Ghost who aids Sam in learning about his powers in the afterlife. Extremely physical role that must be able to embody a large imposing force. Stage combat and physicality/movement experience preferred; experience with rap is helpful. Should be comfortable with movement/dance.
Gender: Male
Age Range: 25-40
Vocal Range: —-

Willie Lopez/Ensemble
Hired by Carl Bruner to steal Sam Wheat’s wallet, which results in Sam’s murder. Stage combat experience a plus. Should be comfortable with movement/dance. Latino/Hispanic
Gender: Male
Age Range: 25-35
Vocal Range: —-

Clara/Ortisha Jones/First Nun/Ensemble
Sister of Oda Mae and works at her spiritual shop. Comedic actress with a strong voice. Should be comfortable with movement/dance. African American.
Gender: Female
Age Range: 25-40
Vocal Range: C4 to G5

Louise/Officer Wallace/Ensemble
Sister of Oda Mae and works her spiritual shop, and other roles Comedic actress with a strong voice
Should be comfortable with movement/dance. African American. Gender: Female
Age Range: 25-40
Vocal Range: F3-G5

Mrs. Santiago/Bank Officer/Second Nun/Ensemble
Client of Oda Mae and other roles. Should be comfortable with movement/dance. Latina/Hispanic. Gender: Female
Age Range: 35-45
Vocal Range: —-

Hospital Ghost/Lionel Ferguson/Ensemble
First ghost Sam meets following his death, and other roles. Strong actor and vocalist preferred. Should be comfortable with movement/dance.
Gender: Male
Age Range: 35-50
Vocal Range: C3 to A4

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Union

EPA

Audition Information

Where

Actors’ Equity New York Audition Center
165 W 46th St
16th Fl
New York, NY 10036

WHEN
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Lunch 1 to 2

WHAT TO PREPARE

Brief ballad and brief uptempo – total audition time not to exceed 2 minutes. Bring picture and resume.

Minors must be accompanied by an adult