AUDITION - Burl-Oak Theatre Group

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Contact Information

Name
Beth Poad
Email
poadb@hotmail.com
Phone
9053344243
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Location, Dates & Times

Address
Burl-Oak Theatre Group Studio, 1290 Speers Road, Unit 12, Oakville
Audition
Wed, Nov 17, 2021 | 07:00pm - 10:00pm
Fri, Nov 19, 2021 | 07:00pm - 10:00pm
Callbacks
Sat, Nov 20, 2021 | 11:00am - 03:00pm

Production

Director
Tim Cadeny
Music Director
Jenny Peace
Choreographer
TBD
CAST INFORMATON

Character Breakdown

Roger Davis

A struggling musician and former drug addict. He is reminiscent of Kurt Cobain. Roommates with Mark in the loft and battles with being HIV-positive.

Gender: Male

Age: 20 to 25

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: F2

Mark Cohen

Filmmaker and video artist. Knee deep in his own soul-searching, Mark is the typical young artist. He and Roger are roommates in the loft. A bit of a nerd.

Gender: Male

Age: 20 to 30

Vocal range top: G4

Vocal range bottom: A2

Tom Collins

A computer genius and liberal professor. He is a nurturer with a smooth and relaxed disposition. Used to be a roommate in the loft and is HIV-positive.

Gender: Male

Age: 25 to 35

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: F#2

Benjamin Coffin Iii

The landlord of Mark and Roger's apartment building. A former roommate in the loft, Benny traded in his personal morals for power and wealth.

Gender: Male

Age: 25 to 35

Vocal range top: F#4

Vocal range bottom: Bb2

Joanne Jefferson

A public interest lawyer and headstrong lesbian. She is smart and purposeful in all her decisions. Carries on a tumultuous relationship with Maureen.

Gender: Female

Age: 25 to 40

Vocal range top: E5

Vocal range bottom: G3

Angel Dumott Schunard

The eccentric HIV-positive street drummer. A drag queen with an incredible gift of dance and a magnetic personality. He becomes Tom's lover.

Gender: Male

Age: 20 to 30

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: C3

Mimi Marquez

An HIV-positive stripper with drug addictions. Slender and sickly, she conceals it all at her job in the local strip club. She lives in the same building as the loft.

Gender: Female

Age: 18 to 21

Vocal range top: E5

Vocal range bottom: Eb3

Maureen Johnson

An unpredictably zany performance artist. Maureen oozes sexuality and used to live in the loft. She has recently dumped Mark for Joanne.

Gender: Female

Age: 20 to 25

Vocal range top: F5

Vocal range bottom: C4

Ensemble

Homeless Men & Women.

Junkies, Parents (Mrs. Cohen, Mr. & Mrs. Jefferson).

Support Group (Steve, Gordon)

 

 

PREPARATION INFORMATON

Auditions

Wednesday, November 17th, 2021 (7pm-10pm)

Friday, November 19th, 2021 (7pm-10pm)

Call-backs

Saturday, November 20, 2021 (11am-3pm)

Audition Location

1290 Speers Road, Oakville, ON.

Requirements

Please come prepared to sing one verse and chorus from a Broadway song of your choice. You may sing “a cappella” or with an instrumental track.

There will also be sides from the script. 

Call-backs will consist of a dance call and sides from the script.

Please send submissions and audition requests to info@botg.ca

Please let us know which character you would like to read for in your submission.

 

 

SYNOPSIS

A rock musical based on La Boheme, this is a story of a group of poor artists struggling to survive in NYC in the late 1990's.

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