CRUISE - We Will Rock You - Royal Caribbean - LONDON OPEN CALL

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WE WILL ROCK YOU - Royal Caribbean

The spectacular Olivier Award-winning musical phenomenon WE WILL ROCK YOU, rocked over 6.5 million people in a record-breaking 12 years at London’s Dominion Theatre. Written by legendary comedian and author Ben Elton and with a score of killer Queen tunes such as Radio Ga Ga, I Want to Break Free, Bohemian Rhapsody and of course We Will Rock You...it’s the champion of all musicals!

 "THE GIFT" will be playing alongside We Will Rock You. An original Royal Caribbean production created exclusively for Anthem of the Seas. “THE GIFT” is a musical journey of fantasy and illusion that begins one stormy night with the arrival of a “Magical Gift”. A beautiful production that is sure to delight, inspire and touch the hearts of all.

Prior to your audition you will need to print out and prepare all of the audition material required for We Will Rock You and The Gift. Please click on the applicable character link below.

AUDITION DATES

London
August 13th, 2018 to August 17th, 2018

Location:
Danceworks
16 Balderton Street
Mayfair, London , UK
W1K 6TN  GB
 

13th August - 10:00am Open Call Dancers

13th August - 10:00am Open Call Singers

14th August - 9:30am Agent Call Dancers

15th August - Agent Call Singer (Contact Your *Agent for an Appointment).

                          *Agents/Managers:  Please submit through Spotlight.

16th August - 9:30am All Dancer Callbacks

17th August - 9:30am All Singer Callbacks

PRINCIPAL SINGERS

Prior to your audition you will need to print out and prepare the audition material required. Please click on the applicable role link below.

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.

Females should have a vocal range between E3 – C6 with a strong, controlled belt/mix up to an F5. Must also be able to produce sultry alto notes as well as the ability to sing light and floaty in upper register.

Males should have a vocal range between C3 – B4 and must be able to sustain upper notes. Some roles require a strong falsetto up to an F5.


MALE ENSEMBLE (20s - 30s, any race)

Should have very strong rock voices and the ability and experience to cover. They must be able to handle dialogue. Must be excellent dancers, acrobatic skills are an asset.

 FEMALE ENSEMBLE (20s - 30s, any race)

Should have very strong rock voices and the ability and experience to cover. They must be able to handle dialogue. Must be excellent dancers, acrobatic skills are an asset.

 MALE/FEMALE STREET FUNK DANCERS

Specific to "THE GIFT" are two street funk dancers with pop and lock and other skills such as headspins, flares, freezes, etc. Those auditioning will need to learn an across-the-floor, a jazz routine and please prepare a combination that shows your best stree-funk/dubstep dance skills (4 counts of 8 required). These dancers will also perform in We Will Rock You.


WE WILL BE CASTING FOR THE FOLLOWING ROLES:

-KILLER QUEEN
(Female, 30s-50s, any race)
(Principal) The villain, an iconic figure. Ruler of the world, amazing rock/soul voice. Older woman. Camp, sexy, voluptuous, feisty, funny, powerful and power crazy, ruthless, the BOSS. Every man's dream of an older woman. Strong movement is an asset.

VOCAL RANGE: FULL SOUL/ROCK VOICE 

E BELOW MIDDLE C TO E TWO ABOVE MIDDLE C

Killer Queen Audition Material


-KHASHOGGI
(Male, 30s-50s, any race)

(Principal)

Killer Queen's second-in-command, he is head of Globalsoft's police and carries out Killer Queen's dirty work. A smooth operator, ruthless and heartless. Attractive, sophisticated, intelligent, sinister, cruel, cold but charming.

VOCAL RANGE: HIGH ROCK BARITONE WITH STRONG FALSETTO 

D BELOW MIDDLE C TO A ABOVE MIDDLE C – FULL VOICE 

FALSETTO TO E TWO ABOVE MIDDLE C

Khashoggi Audition Material


-GALILEO
(Male, 20s-30s, any race)

(Principal) A young man, a rebel and the central character. Attractive, sexy, vulnerable, sensitive, doesn't fit in, a rebel, restless, headstrong and stubborn. Tense, lives on his nerves. A dreamer. On a mission to accomplish something with his life. Tries to find the right way to fulfill his dreams.  

VOCAL RANGE: HIGH ROCK VOICE WITH STRONG FALSETTO 

D BELOW MIDDLE C TO Bb ABOVE MIDDLE C – FULL VOICE 

FALSETTO TO E TWO ABOVE MIDDLE C

Galileo Audition Material


-SCARAMOUCHE
(Female, 20s-30s, any race)

(Principal) A sarcastic, hard-bitten cynical girl and Galileo's love interest. A rebel. Deeply introverted and complex. A goth teenager. An awkward loner. A misfit. Uses her self-deprecating wit to cover her sensitivity and vulnerability. Brittle, hard and bitter. Headstrong and stubborn. Defensive. Must be able to transform and blossom as confidence grows. Good comedic skills required.

VOCAL RANGE: STRONG ROCK BELT 

E BELOW MIDDLE C TO E TWO ABOVE MIDDLE C

Scaramouche Audition Material


-BRITNEY
(Male, 20s-30s, any race)
(Principal) Main male Bohemian rebel. Big gentle giant with a heart of gold. Strong, sexy, loveable, innocent, lots of energy, vibrant. Very street and very cool. Must be a good mover.

VOCAL RANGE: FULL ROCK VOICE WITH ‘SCREAM’ 

D BELOW MIDDLE C TO B ABOVE MIDDLE C

Britney Audition Material


-OZ
(Female, 20s-30s, any race )
(Principal) Main female Bohemian rebel. Rock chick. Aggressive, street-wise, sexy, womanly, tough, common, foul-mouthed, wild, worldly and experienced. Must be an excellent mover/strong dancer.

VOCAL RANGE: STRONG ROCK BELT 

A BELOW MIDDLE C TO E TWO ABOVE MIDDLE C

Oz Audition Material


-POP -DOUBLES AS THE REBEL LEADER
(Male, 30s-50s, any race)
(Principal) [POP] - An elderly librarian trying to figure out the exact date the music died. Bar man, ex-rebel. A hippie stand-up comic type. A cross between George Carlin and Robin Williams. He's worldly with a natural curiosity and passion for life and music. Good rock voice and comic skills required.
[THE REBEL LEADER] - The official leader of the Bohemian movement. A rather pompous figure who has made himself an expert on the legend of rock and is perhaps a bit too pleased about it.

VOCAL RANGE: LIGHT ROCK VOICE-PLEASANT BARITONE 

E BELOW MIDDLE C TO E ABOVE MIDDLE C

Pop/The Rebel Leader Audition Material


ALSO CASTING FOR OUR NEW VENUE TWO70:

Featured Singer/Actor

- (Mature, Male or Female, any race) - Who is ready to channel their inner rock-divo/diva? Great singing and spoken voice for rock/pop/soul score. Ability to play and interact with the audience is important. Athletic figure/physique that can pull off an androgynous stylized look! Please see Principal Singer requirements above.

Female Lead Vocalists

- (20's-30's, any race) - Must be versatile in vocal styles. Great singing voice for rock/pop/soul score. Please see Principal Singer requirements above.

Dancers

- Contemporary dancers with a strong foundation in urban technique such as house, new jack swing, hip hop, dancehall or breaking.



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