For the cast change 2019 of the German musical production
Disney's “Der König der Löwen” in Hamburg we are looking for 1st Cast and Ensemble with and without Covers:
- MUFASA (LION)
Excellent singer and actor, Bass/Baritone (mid 30's late 40's). Mufasa is the king of the
African Pridelands. Regal, omnipotent and powerful, also a warm and loving father.
- SIMBA (LION)
Leading actor/singer with strong pop/rock voice, baritone/tenor, 18-25 years old, good
mover, with charm and strength.
- NALA (AFRICAN LIONESS)
Leading actress/singer (18-25) with a strong pop/rock voice, alto/belt and with charm and
strength. The African Lioness Nala is strong an confident.
- RAFIKI (BABOON)
A soulful, comedic, spirited African female shaman. Character actress with excellent rich
unique belt style voice (alto/soprano) and ability to move well.
- SHENZI (female), BANZAI, ED (male) - (HYENAS)
Shenzi & Banzia, Ed.All three of them have to be good rock
singers with distinctive character voices. Funny maniacal hyenas, 20's to early 40's,
street wise and urban. Must move very well.
For the characters named above ethnicity is key to the casting.
FOR OUR ENSEMBLE:
- EXCELLENT FEMALE AND MALE SINGERS WITH STRONG POP-ROCK VOICES IN ALL RANGES
African, Afro American, Asian, Latin American or South European origin or background.
- FEMALE AND MALE DANCERS WITH A MODERN OR CONTEMPORARY BACKGROUND
Singing and acrobatic abilities are an advantage. African, Afro American, Asian, Latin American or South European origin or background.
AUDITIONS in Hamburg as of Middle of September 2018
Rehearsals start: January 2019/ contract approx. 1 year
Register and Apply at: https://casting.stage-entertainment.de
Closing date for applications: 20.08.2018
Feedback on applications up from: 27.08.2018
source: Casting Stage Entertainment Facebook