Audition and Job Notices

Audition and Job Notices

Audition notices are also posted on the Colorado Theatre Guild website under the Auditions header.

 

AUDITION NOTICE:

BDT Stage will be holding auditions for our summer production of DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID Thursday, January 11 from 11am to 4pm. Callbacks will be Friday January 12 from 11am to 4 pm. Strong singer/dancer/actors are needed for all roles. Please prepare 16-32 bars that show range and vocal quality. Be prepared to dance. Bring a pic/res (stapled together) and sheet music in your key. An accompanist will be provided. Callback material can be found at www.bdtstage.com >about>auditions. Rehearsals begin May 8 and show runs June 1 thru Sept. 8 2018. We rehearse days.

 

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Character Breakdown:

 

Ariel
A mermaid and King Triton’s youngest daughter. She is obsessed with everything about the human world, and dreams of becoming a part of life above the water. Hardheaded, naive, and emotional, but also kind-hearted.

Gender: female
Age: 16 to 25
Vocal range top: Gb5
Vocal range bottom: Ab3

 

Prince Eric
A human monarch who has no interest of taking the crown. A handsome, affable lad with a buoyant, adventurous nature. After Ariel saves his life, he becomes obsessed with finding her and hearing her voice once more.

Gender: male
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: B2

 

Grimsby
Prince Eric’s British guardian. Droll, stuffy, and constantly urging Eric towards his royal duties, specifically marriage.

Gender: male
Age: 40 to 60
Vocal range top: C4
Vocal range bottom: C3

 

Flounder
A fish and smitten with Ariel, his best friend. Rambunctious but cautious, fearful of the dangers that lurk in and above the water.

Gender: male
Age: 20-30
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: A2

 

Scuttle
A disheveled seagull and expert in human artifacts. Loudmouthed, optimistic, and a bit ignorant, despite his supposed expertise.

Gender: male
Age: 25 to 40
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: C3

 

King Triton (The actor playing Triton will also play Chef Louis.)
King of the Sea and Ariel’s father. Beneath his imposing presence and commanding nature lurks a harried single father who will do anything to protect his daughters. The death of his wife has also given him an irrational fear of humans.

Gender: male
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: Ab2

 

Chef Louis (The actor playing Triton will also play Chef Louis.)
The French palace chef, diabolical and violent. A culinary perfectionist with an affinity for blades, seafood in particular.

Gender: male
Age: 30 to 50
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2

 

Sebastian
A crab and advisor to King Triton. A musical virtuoso who is constantly distraught from keeping after Ariel. Despite his paranoia, he can’t bring himself to stand in Ariel’s way.

Gender: male
Age: 30 to 45
Vocal range top: C5
Vocal range bottom: Bb2

 

Flotsam
An eel and one of Ursula’s lackeys. Oily and spineless, he will say anything you want or need to hear.

Gender: male
Age: 20 to 40
Vocal range top: C5
Vocal range bottom: E3

 

Jetsam
An eel and one of Ursula’s lackeys. Oily and spineless, he will say anything you want or need to hear.

Gender: male
Age: 20 to 40
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: B2

 

Ursula
The banished Sea Witch and sister of King Triton. Supposedly spurned at childhood, she will use whatever method necessary to steal the kingdom and claim it as her own. Malevolent, calculating, and deceptive.

Gender: female
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: C5
Vocal range bottom: Eb3

 

Ensemble
Crew Members (Pilot, Sailors); Sea Creatures; Mersisters (Aquata, Andrina, Arista, Atina, Adella, Allana); Gulls; Maids; Chefs; Animals; Princesses

 

 

THE LITTLE MERMAID CALLBACK MATERIALS:

Mermaid ariel-flounder-scuttle
mermaid ariel-triton-sebastion
mermaid eric-ariel
mermaid eric-grimsby
mermaid grimsby-eric
mermaid music ariel
mermaid music chef louis
mermaid music eric
mermaid music flotsam-jetsam
mermaid music scuttle
mermaid music sebastion
mermaid music ursula
mermaid scutle-sebastion-flounder
mermaid ursula-ariel
mermaid ursula-triton
mermid music flounder

Positions Available

Positions Available

BDT Stage is looking for immediate help in our kitchen. Please email Eva for more details and to apply for a position.