AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENTS

LEND ME A TENOR 

Performance: February 28 through March 8, 2020 at The Cat in Carmel.

Director

Susan Rardin will be directing the show and auditions are

 

December 8 and 9, 2019 at the CCP Warehouse at 510 3rd Ave. SW, Carmel, IN 46032.

 

 

Lend Me a Tenor: Character Info

 

Saunders: Manager of the Cleveland Grand Opera Company, Maggie’s father. Nervous, edgy, angry.  Stage age 50-70.  

 

Max: Assistant to Saunders.  Singing role.  Shy and unsure of himself.  Would love to be a famous opera singer like Tito Merelli.  Stage age 25-35

 

Maggie: Max’s girlfriend.  Starstruck by Tito Merelli.  Stage age 20-35

 

Tito Merelli: A world famous tenor, known to his fans as Il Stupendo.  Huge ego, bigger personality. Stereotypical Italian. Singing role.  Stage age 40-55

 

Maria: Tito’s wife.  Very jealous. Stereotypical Italian.  Always fighting with Tito. Stage age 30-45

 

Bellhop: Singing Role.  Desperately wants to meet Tito.  Often breaks into song when he enters the hotel room.  Stage age 25-70

 

Diana: A soprano.  Will do “anything” to further her career, believes Tito is the key to her future.  Desperately wants to meet him. Stage age 30-45

 

Julia: Chairman of the Opera Guild.  Has designs on Tito. She is a “Cougar”.  Stage age 60-75

 

Auditioners will read from the script. Max, Tito and the Bellhop are all singing roles, please bring 16 bars of a prepared song with sheet music.  An accompanist will be provided.


Production dates are Feb 28th through Mar 8th, including a Thursday evening performance on Mar 5th.

A limited number of scripts are available for perusal in advance of auditions, contact Director Susan Rardin susan_e_rardin@yahoo.com to obtain one.

 

 

Auditions for Carmel Community Players's production of Jason Robert Brown's The Last 5 Years will be held at CCP's warehouse on Sunday, February 9th and Monday, February 10th from 7-9pm.

Please come prepared to sing 16-32 bars of a song that shows off your range. Bring sheet music in the correct key, a pianist will be provided.

Both roles below are available and open for any race or body type.

Catherine Hiatt
Character arcs from an ambitious, fresh-faced girl in a new relationship to a woman stunned by a betrayal and a divorce that she is only beginning to understand.
Gender: Female
Stage Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: D#5
Vocal range bottom: F3

Jamie Wellerstein
Character arcs from an ambitious guy on a promising first date with a dazzling career to someone who is blinded by success and ego. He is very lovable, yet makes unintentional choices that sabotages his own happiness.
Gender: Male
Stage Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: Bb4
Vocal range bottom: A2

Please no actors under the age of 18.

The Last 5 Years Staff:
Producer: L Anne Raffel
Director: Bradley Allan Lowe
Assistant Director: Ginger Stoltz
Vocal Director: Ginger Stoltz
Music Directors: Ginger Stoltz & Ainsley Paton