Disney On Classic 2020 Fall Tour (Japan) – Seeking Strong Singer/Actors

Disney on Classic
New York, NY 10025
US

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

Seeking versitle singer/actors for “Disney On Classic,” a four­‐month symphony concert tour of Japan featuring U.S. based singers and The Orchestra Japan, a 60­‐piece symphony orchestra, performing music from classic Walt Disney animated films. Past performers include members of Broadway and National Tour casts of ‘The Lion King,’ ‘Book of Mormon,’ ‘Gentleman’s Guide,’ ‘Kinky Boots,’ ‘The Phantom of the Opera,’ ‘Mamma Mia,’ ‘Wicked,’ ‘Les Misérables,’ ‘Avenue Q,’ ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie,’ and more. The tour plays to over 100,000 in 30 cities each year.


Au
ditions for the DISNEY ON CLASSIC 2020 FALL TOUR –

APRIL 6 and APRIL 7  (Callbacks April 13 and 14)

This fall’s concert will feature music from Disney’s THE LION KING (1994), FROZEN 2, and more (TBD.) Rehearsals in New York begin late-August 2020 and the tour performs through January 1, 2021, including approximately 16 weeks traveling in Japan and two weeks of rehearsal in NYC. Performance schedule varies by week, roughly 60 total performances. Producer pays for all travel, single-occupancy housing, and full meals prior to each concert. An addtional supplemental per diem is also provided. 

Requesting submissions for the April 6 and 7 auditions only. April 13 and 14 are callback auditions. Candidates should be available for all dates, including callbacks. All auditions are invitation only. 

Submit materials to  doc2020casting@gmail.com. Please include ” REFERRAL FROM PLAYBILL” in the SUBJECT line of the email. Emails should contain:

1. Current resume

2. One recent headshot

3. Video clip / link included* (REQUIRED – See note*)

4. Link to your professional website (if applicable) 

*Youtube, Vimeo, or other video clips are REQUIRED. Submissions without video are not considered. Recent video is preferable, but does not have to be recorded specifically for this submission.  

  DOC FALL 2020 BREAKDOWN:

  Seeking EIGHT strong singer / actors of all ethnicities (SATB)  for The Lion King (1994), Frozen 2, and featured material TBD.  All roles will be doubled TBD.


WOMEN – 

Nala  – Alto / Soprano

Queen Iduna –  Soprano /  Alto
Rafiki  – Alto

Anna –  Strong belter with soprano/mix

Elsa –  Strong Belter

 

MEN –

Kristoff  –  Tenor
Olaf –  Tenor

Adult Simba  – Tenor
Zazu  – Tenor

Timon –  Tenor; strong comic chops

Pumba –  Baritone; strong comic chops

Mufassa   Baritone

Scar –  Baritone or Bass

Likely songs include: Circle of Life, Can You Feel The Love Tonight, I Just Can’t Wait To Be King, All is Found, Into The Unknown, When I Am Older, Lost in the Woods, Show Yourself, The Next Right Thing

DURATION

August 24, 2020 – January 1, 2021

Union

AEA and non-AEA

SALARY

approx. 10-12K

HOW TO APPLY

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