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Opportunity Type
Auditions
Discipline
Performing
Location
Scottsdale, GA
Published
Oct 9, 2019
Closes
Oct 27, 2019

Auditions for DISASTER!

Onstage Atlanta

UPCOMING NON-EQUITY AUDITIONS

for DISASTER! The Musical

OSA is holding Non-Equity DISASTER! The Musical By Seth Rudetsky and Jack Plotnick
Directed by Barry West
Music Directed by Paul Tate
Choreographed by Misty Barber Tice

Run Dates of Show: March 6 - 29, 2020
Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 8:00 pm & Sundays at 3:00 pm
Call time is one hour prior to curtain

A minimum stipend of $150.00 will be paid for all actors cast in the show.

Info about the show and production:
Earthquakes, tidal waves, infernos and the unforgettable songs of the '70s take center stage in Broadway's side-splitting homage to classic disaster films. It's 1979, and New York's hottest A-listers are lining up for the opening of a floating casino and discotheque. What begins as a night of boogie fever quickly changes to panic as the ship succumbs to multiple disasters. Audiences and critics are wild for this hilarious homage to the era of bell-bottoms, platform shoes and the hustle. With larger-than-life characters, snappy dialogue and some of the most recognizable songs of the '70s, Disaster! will have you dancing in the aisles.
Auditions are: Sunday - Oct 27th AND Sunday - Nov 3rd
Mandatory Tech Week -
Saturday, February 29 - Thursday, March 5

Rehearsals begin in late December.

Casting :
5 women 25 - 70
5 men 25 - 70
1 boy or girl (to play twins) 10 - 16

+ Ensemble roles

For auditions please:
* Bring a current head-shot and resume
* Be prepared to sing 16 bars (NOT from the show) in a 70's style - disco, funk, country (accompanist provided)
* Print and complete the audition form, listing all conflicts in the space provided
* Come dressed or bring change of clothes for short dance audition, if you have tap shoes please bring those!! To schedule an audition appointment:
Please email casting@onstageatlanta.com and title the email Audition Appointment for DISASTER!. In the body of the email please include your name, age range, and preferred time-slot for Sunday - October 27th - 6:00-7:00, 7:00-8:00, 8:00-9:00 OR
Sunday - November 3rd - 6:30-7:30, 7:30-8:30 and 8:30-9:30.

If needed, Call-backs will be Monday, November 11 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm.

Disaster! The Musical Character Breakdown
MEN
Chad - A handsome and winning man. Pretends to be a player, but is really still heartbroken over the loss of his first love. Tenor with a great rock and pop voice. Gender: male; Age: 25 to 43; Vocal range top: B4
Scott - Goofy guy. A nerd who wants to be cool. Tenor with a sweet voice. Gender: male; Age: 25 to 40; Vocal range top: B4
Ted - A disaster expert. Non-emotional. Dry. A serious, professorial type. Gender: male; Age: 40 to 50; Vocal range top: G4
Tony - A very unscrupulous but attractive and (sometimes) charming middle-aged man. A schemer. Gender: male; Age: 25 to 50; Vocal range top: Ab4
Maury - Lovable and jolly. Shirley's dedicated husband. Gender: male; Age: 50 to 65; Vocal range top: G4
Ensemble Men - Able to play various glamorous party guests/character roles. Great comedic chops, good dance ability and great voices needed. Gender: male; Age: 25 to 40
WOMEN
Marianne - An attractive and focused journalist. Insecure underneath it all. Great, high pop belt. Gender: female; Age: 25 to 40; Vocal range top: F#5
Jackie - An aging but still sexy showgirl and now lounge singer. Dumb but honest. Godlie Hawn-esque. Gender: female; Age: 25 to 42; Vocal range top: D5
Sister Mary Downey - Awkward, judgmental nun with a gambling addiction. Great high pop belt. Gender: female; Age: 25 to 50; Vocal range top: B5
Shirley - Perhaps heavy set, lovable and jolly Jewish woman. Maury's wife. Dancing a plus. Great comedic actress. Gender: female; Age: 50 to 65; Vocal range top: B4
Levora Verona - A flamboyant and glamorous faded disco diva. Pushy and sassy but in love with her sweet dog. Great pop belt. Gender: female; Age: 25 to 50; Vocal range top: E5
Ensemble Women - Able to play various glamorous party guests/character roles. Great comedic chops, wide range of dance skills. Gender: female; Age: 25 to 35
CHILDREN
Ben / Lisa -Smart boy and girl twins played by the same actor. Honest and direct. Jackie's son and daughter. Amazing pop voice. Belt to a high D. With vibrato! A young Michael Jackson/Andrea McArdle. Gender: any; Age: 10 to 16; Vocal range top: D5


Auditions will take place at OSA's new home - 3041 North Decatur Road, Scottdale, GA 30079. Audition Form