AUDITIONSOn this page you'll find all currently available information about auditions at Workshop Theatre. This information, which includes dates, times, locations, roles available and audition requirements, is typically available at least one month in advance of the audition itself. For information about the shows themselves, please visit our Season page.
YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN with run May 9-24. Auditions will be February 3 and 4 at 6:30 pm at Workshop Theatre of South Carolina. The show will be directed by Chad Henderson and Tom Beard will be the music director.
Please come prepared to sing 16 bars of a song from a musical of your choice (a verse and a chorus). A piece with some character is preferred. You MUST BRING MUSIC - acapella auditions are discouraged. This show show is written in the styles of the blockbusters from the 30's and 40's - so use that information to guide your song selection.
The first part of the audition will consist of singing your selection. The second part of the audition will consist of COLD READS from the script.
Show up at the START of the audition (6:30pm on the 3rd OR 4th). Coming late will reflect poorly. Contact director Chad Henderson at ChadHenderson85@gmail.com with any schedule concerns or conflicts.
Cast size: Medium (11-20), Flexible
Cast Type: Ensemble Cast - Many featured roles
Dance requirement: Standard (Musical Staging/Some Dance/Optional)
DR. FREDERICK FRANKENSTEIN
The eccentric grandson of an infamous mad scientist. He is the Dean of Anatomy at New York's best university.
Male, 30-45 yrs old
Range: Bb2 - G4
The large, misunderstood creation of Frederick. A hopeless romantic.
Male, 30-40 yrs old
Range: D3 - Bb4
Frederick's faithful, bright-eyed, eager servant.
Male, 30-45 yrs old
Range: C3 - G4
The not-so-bright assistant to Frederick. Young and sexy.
Female, 20-30 yrs old
Range: G#3 - A5
Self-loving, naive, boisterous fiancee of Frederick.
Female, 30-40 yrs old
Range: F#3 - F5
The proud housekeeper of the Frankenstein estate. Intense and stern.
Female, 50-65 yrs old
Range: E3 - B4
INSPECTOR HANS KEMP
The justice-driven, protective, steadfast town inspector.
Male, 40-50 yrs old
Range: A2 - F4
The lonely, poor, blind town hermit.
Male, 35-55 yrs old
Range: A2 - Db4
DR. VICTOR VON FRANKENSTEIN
Frederick's infamous grandfather and creator of the original monster. A proud and stubborn man.
Male, 55-65 yrs old
Range: B2 - F4
The well-intentioned village idiot.
Male, 20-35 yrs old
Range: B3 - E4
GRAVEDIGGERS; VILLAGERS; MEDICAL STUDENTS; MAD SCIENTISTS
Book by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan
Music and Lyrics by Mel Brooks
Two Acts, Book Musical, Rated PG-13
IT'S ALIVE! From the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation THE PRODUCERS comes this monster new musical comedy.
With such memorable tunes as "The Transylvania Mania," "He Vas My Boyfriend" and "Puttin' On The Ritz," YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN is scientifically-proven, monstrously good entertainment…and the only place you'll witness a singing and dancing laboratory experiment in the largest tuxedo ever made.
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