NEW YORK, NY
THE BERKSHIRE THEATRE GROUP at The Colonial Theatre in Pittsfield MA will be holding Equity Auditions for their production of A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC by Steven Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler.
Rehearsal: June 9th, 2014
Opens: July 5th, 2014
Closes: July 19th, 2014
Artistic Director: Kate Maguire
Director: Ethan Heard
Musical Director: Nathan Dame
Casting Director: Alan Filderman
AEA “Independent Producer of LORT.”
Contract will be AEA LORT C from June 9-29 and will change to LORT B June 30.
NEW YORK CITY AUDITION DATES:
Monday, February 24th
Type: Equity Principal Auditions
Location: Pearl Studios, 500 8th Avenue, 4th Floor.
Time: 10:00-1:30, 2:30-6:00.
Please prepare a song that you think appropriate to the show and the character that you are right for.
Please note that we are extremely interested in multi-ethnic casting.
Tuesday, February 25th
Type: Equity Chorus Call
Location: Pearl Studios, 519 8th Avenue, 12th Floor.
Time: Men from 10:00-1:30;
Women from 2:30-6:00.
Please prepare two 16 bar cuts that you think are appropriate to the show.
Wednesday, February 26th
Type: Required Equity Principal Auditions
Location: The Colonial Theatre, 111 South Street, Pittsfield, MA.
Time: 10:00am – 6:00pm;
Contact: Call Corey Cavenaugh at 413-448-8084 ext. 102 to schedule an appointment.
Please prepare a monologue approximately (2) minutes in length and 16 bars of a broadway song.
For directions to the theatre, please visit: http://www.berkshiretheatregroup.org/visit/directions/colonial-theatre-pittsfield.html
Equity Principal Auditions:
Frederik: 40’s-50’s, baritone, a successful lawyer currently undergoing a mid-life crisis. Both emotional and intellectual. Strong libido.
Count Carl Magnus: 30’s, baritone, a dashing military man. Handsome, haughty, full of himself.
Countess Charlotte: 30’s, alto, dry, sarcastic. Hopelessly in love with her husband, despite his infidelity. Elegant and put together.
Anne: early 20’s, soprano, Fredrik’s new, pretty, virgin wife. Scared of having sex but is subconsciously attracted to Henrik. Girlish and naive.
Henrik: early 20’s, tenor, Angsty, broody and intellectual. Takes himself and his pain very seriously. Tries to suppress his roiling passion for Anne.
Madame Armfeldt: late 60’s-early 70’s, alto, imperious, wealthy, old-school and formal but also romantic and spiritual. Used to be a real looker.
Petra: 20’s, alto/belt, Anne’s saucy maid. Sexy and she knows it.
Equity Chorus Call:
Casting: The Liebeslieder Singers. Mr. Lindquist: baritone. Mr. Erlanson: Tenor. Mrs. Anderssen: alto. Mrs. Segstrom: mezzo. Mrs. Nordstrom: soprano.
Looking for very strong, trained singers with a good ear for harmony between the ages of 30-50. Functions as a floating Greek chorus. Elegant, attractive, sexy, and full of humanity.