CASTING - MAMMA MIA - OPEN CALL
Royal Caribbean will be presenting the Smash Hit Musical, “MAMMA MIA!" This full length Broadway musical will be presented alongside “BLUE PLANET”, an original production. Cast members will be featured in both of these shows in a state-of-the-art theatre and will take audiences on a unique and exciting journey.
London - March 16th, 2020 to March 20th, 2020
LOCATION: Pineapple Dance Studios, 7 Langley Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H 9JA
16th March 9:00am - Open Call Dancers
9:00am - Open Call Singers
17th March 9:00am - Agent Dancers*
18th March 9:00am - Agent Singers*
*Agent/Managers: Submit your clients through SPOTLIGHT
19th March 9:00am - All Callbacks
20th March 9:00am - All Callbacks
Prior to your audition you will need to print out and prepare the audition material required. Also, come prepared with your best 16 – 32 bars of a ballad and an up-tempo in contrasting styles. Vocal styles should include: Pop/Rock, R&B, Contemporary Musical Theatre/Broadway, and Jazz. Sheet music is required in the proper key. Must have strong acting ability. Singers will be taught a movement combination and should come prepared with proper dance attire. All roles listed with an * will also perform in our Signature Production Show. Please note that Ali, Pepper, Eddie, and Lisa must attend the Dancer call.DANCERS / ENSEMBLE
Prior to the audition you will need to print out and come prepared with the audition material required. Please click on the applicable link below. (Early 20s - Mid 30's) Strong dancers. Singing a plus. Some featured male ensemble roles have dance specialties for which Russian split jumps and acrobatics are a plus. Principal understudies and supporting roles such as Ali, Pepper, Eddie, Lisa, and Father A. will be cast out of the ensemble. All roles listed with an * will also perform in our Signature Production Show.Male Ensemble Audition Material
Female Ensemble Audition Material
(Late 30s-early 40s – the mother of a 20 year old girl)
Attractive and free-spirited. A former lead singer in a group called “Donna and the Dynamos” who now owns and runs a hotel/casino on a Greek island. A strong feminist who also has a zany and vulnerable side. Alto/Mezzo.
Donna's Audition Material
(Late 30s-early 40s)
A former singer in the “Dynamos”. Rich, sophisticated, acerbic, funny, and witty. Alto/Mezzo.
Tanya's Audition Material
(Late 30s-early 40s)
Also a former singer in the “Dynamos” who now writes for and runs a feminist press. She’s confident, strong, and funny on the outside but shy underneath. Kooky and fun, good comic actress, bit of a clown. Actress who sings. Alto/Mezzo.
Rosie's Audition Material
A very special young woman who is determined to find the romance and happiness she feels eluded her mother. Has a wild, zany spirit even though she pursues a conventional marriage. Pop Soprano or Alto/Mezzo.
Sophie's Audition Material
May be Sophie’s father. Left Donna 20 years ago because he was engaged to another woman. Charming, successful architect. Actor who sings. Bari tenor.
Sam's Audition Material
May be Sophie’s father. British financier, wealthy, buttoned-up, and conservative but trying to reconnect with his freer, youthful self. Must be able to do a very convincing English accent. Also an actor who sings. High Baritone, proficient acoustic guitar player a plus.
Harry's Audition Material
May be Sophie’s father. A travel writer with no possessions or strings. Good-natured, always ready for adventure. Funny, preferably a big or imposing man. Should be a very good actor who sings. High Baritone.
Bill's Audition Material
Sophie’s fiancé. Athletic, attractive – has given up his life as a successful young businessman in order to make over Donna’s taverna and marry Sophie. Tenor, must sing up to a Ab4.
Sky's Audition Material
- LISA* (ENSEMBLE, DANCER/VOCALIST)
(18 – 25)
Sophie’s friend who arrives to be a bridesmaid. Very energetic and kooky. Should be African-American, Hispanic-American, Asian-American, Native American or any non-Caucasian young woman. Should sing and dance extremely well. (Must attend dancer call)
- ALI* (ENSEMBLE, DANCER/VOCALIST)
(18 – 25)
Sophie’s friend. Impulsive and fun. Should contrast to Lisa and Sophie. Should sing and dance extremely well. (Must attend dancer call)
- PEPPER* (ENSEMBLE, DANCER/VOCALIST)
Sky’s friend. Helps run the hotel. Charming, loves women, always flirting. Must be a strong mover/dancer. Acrobatic skills a plus. Bari-Tenor. (Must attend dancer call)
- EDDIE* (ENSEMBLE, DANCER/VOCALIST)
Another friend of Sky and hotel worker. Laid-back, easygoing. Must be a strong mover/dancer. Bari-Tenor. (Must attend dancer call)
- DYNAMO UNDERSTUDY (ENSEMBLE, LEAD VOCALIST)
Female with great Pop voice, comedic skills and acting chops to understudy the Dynamos (DONNA, ROSIE, TANYA). Must move well to be in ensemble.
- FATHER ALEXANDRIOS / DAD UNDERSTUDY (ENSEMBLE, LEAD VOCALIST)
Male with great Pop voice, comedic skills and acting chops to understudy the Dads (SAM, HARRY, BILL). Also plays Father Alexandrious, the minister of Kalokairi, who is set to officiate the wedding of Sky & Sophie. Must move well to be in ensemble.
- ENSEMBLE / COVERS* (ENSEMBLE, DANCER/VOCALIST)
(Early 20’s to mid 30’s)
Males & Females, all ethnic and racial background. Strong dancers who sing. Some featured male ensemble roles have dance specialties for which Russian split jumps and acrobatics are a plus. Additional understudies/covers will be cast out of the Ensemble. (Must attend dancer call)