CRUISE - Singers & Dancers for GREASE on Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines - LONDON OPEN CALLS


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CASTING - GREASE

Royal Caribbean International is seeking professional, seasoned singers and dancers to present the Award Winning Musical, “GREASE.” A 1971 musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey with additional songs written by John Farrar. This full-length Broadway musical will be presented alongside Royal Caribbean's newest Signature Production Show.

PRINCIPAL SINGERS
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 2 contrasting up-tempo pieces in Pop style. Sheet music required in the proper key. Be prepared to dance and read sides. Vocal versatility a plus. Singers will also perform in our Signature Production Show.

DANCERS ENSEMBLE
We are casting strong versatile technical dancers with a Musical Theatre/Commercial/Tap background. You will also perform in our Signature Production Show. Another character-driven show and personality is key. Be prepared to read sides. Tumbling and Aerial background a plus. Will also perform in our Signature Production Show.

AUDITION DATES
March 16th, 2020 to March 20th, 2020

Location: Pineapple Dance Studios7 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

LOOKING FOR:

DANNY ZUKO
(Featured Singer)
Male, Plays Late Teen.
Danny is the leader of the T-Birds. He is well-built, good-looking, strong and confident, with an air of cool easy-going charm. Tenor to B with strong falsetto.

Danny Zuko Audition Material

SANDY
(Featured Singer)
Female, Plays Late Teen.
Sandy is Danny’s love interest. She is sweet, wholesome, naïve and cute, like Sandra Dee of the Gidget movies. Soprano to D with strong belt/mix.

Sandy Dumbrowski Audition Material

SONNY
(Lead Vocalist/Dancer)
Male, Plays Late Teen.
Sonny is an Italian-looking guy, with shiny black hair and dark, oily skin. He is a braggart and wheeler-dealer who thinks he’s a real lady-killer. Must move extremeley well. Bari-Tenor.

Sonny Audition Material

ROGER
(Featured Singer)
Male, Plays Late Teen.
Roger is the anything-for-a-laugh stocky type of boy. A clown who enjoys winding people up, he is full of mischief and is always dreaming up half-baked schemes and ideas. Tenor to A with strong falsetto.

Roger Audition Material

DOODY
(Lead Vocalist/Dancer)
Male, Plays Late Teen.
Doody is the youngest of the guys. He is small, boyish and open, with a disarming smile and a hero-worshipping attitude towards the other guys. Doody also plays the guitar. Must move extreamly well, Tenor to G with strong falsetto.

Doody Audition Material

KENICKIE
(Featured Singer)
Male, Plays Late Teen.
Kenickie is second in command of the T-Birds. He is tough-looking, tattooed, and surly, avoids any show of softness. He has an offbeat sense of humor. Tenor to A.

Kenickie Audition Material

JAN
(Featured Singer)
Female, Plays Late Teen.
Jan is a chubby, compulsive eater. She is loud and pushy with the girls, but shy with the boys. Mezzo with a strong belt/mix to D.

Jan Audition Material

RIZZO
(Featured Singer)
Female, Plays Late Teen.
Rizzo is the leader of the Pink Ladies. An Italian with unconventional good looks, is tough, sarcastic and outspoken but vulnerable. Mezzo with strong belt/mix to Eb.

Rizzo Audition Material

MARTY
(Lead Vocalist/Dancer)
Female, Plays Late Teen.
Marty is the ‘beauty’ of the Pink Ladies. She is pretty and looks older than the other girls, but betrays her real age when she opens her mouth. Marty tries to act sophisticated. Must move well. Mezzo with strong belt/mix to Db.

Marty Audition Material

FRENCHY
(Lead Vocalist/Dancer)
Female, Plays Late Teen.
Frenchy is a dreamer – good-natured but dumb. She is heavily made up, fussy about her appearance, particularly her hair. She can’t wait to finish high school so she can be a beautician. Soprano with strong belt/mix to D.

Frenchy Audition Material

PATTY
(Ensemble, Dancer/Vocalist)
Female, Plays Late Teen.
Patty is a typical cheerleader at a middle-class American public high school. She is an attractive, athletic, sure-of-herself type of girl who can be given to bursts of disconcerting enthusiasm. Patty can be catty, but in an All-American Girl sort of way; however, she can also twirl a baton. Mezzo.

Patty Audition Material

MISS LYNCH
(Featured Actor)
Female, 30s-50s.
Miss Lynch is an old-maid English teacher. Must be able to sing and command the stage as will be required to have her own 20-minute self-contained cabaret act. Strong Pop vocals. Mezzo with belt to C.

Miss Lynch Audition Material

TEEN ANGEL/VINCE FONTAINE
(Featured Actor)
Male, 30s-40s.
TEEN ANGEL – Teen Angel is good-looking and falsetto-voiced. He is a singer who would have caused girls to scream and riot back in 1958.

VINCE FONTAINE – Vince is a typical ‘teen audience’ disc jockey, who is slick, egotistical and fast-talking. He is also a veteran ‘Greaser’. Must be able to to sing and command the stage as will be required to have own 20-minute self-contained cabaret act. Tenor to B with strong falsetto.

Teen Angel/Vince Fontaine Audition Material

EUGENE
(Ensemble, Dancer/Vocalist)
Male, Plays Late Teen.
Eugene is the class valedictorian. He is physically awkward, with weak eyes and a high-pitched voice. He’s a typical ‘apple-polisher’ – both smug and pompous, but gullible. Bari-Tenor.

Eugene Audition Material

CHA-CHA
(Ensemble, Dancer/Vocalist)
Female, Plays Late Teen-early 20’s.
Cha-Cha is a blind date. She is slovenly and loud-mouthed but homely. She takes pride in being the best dancer at ‘St. Bernadette’s’. Soprano.

Cha-Cha Audition Material

MALE/FEMALE ENSEMBLE
(Ensemble, Dancer/Vocalist)
Plays Late Teen.
Must be strong dancer with ballet technique and diversity in jazz and contemporary dance styles. Should have very strong singing voice and the ability and experience to cover. Must be able to handle dialogue and be an excellent dancer. Acrobatic skills, tumbling and partnering experience are a plus.


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