(239) 284-5214

AUDITIONS


New Phoenix Theatre is happy to announce its musical 2022-2023 season auditions! We are holding all auditions at once for the entire season!

*Video submissions are accepted*
Sing with a track or we have a piano accompanist.

Jekyll and Hyde The Musical is In October
Side By Side By Sondheim is in January
Into the Woods is in March

Jekyll and Hyde will feature steampunk costumes!
Phone (239) 284-5214
Hope to see you there!

Jekyll & Hyde, the Musical Characters

Gabriel John Utterson

Serves as Jekyll's lawyer and helpful friend. He advises the troubled doctor on personal and professional affairs.

Gender: Male

Age: 30+

Vocal range top: F#4

Vocal range bottom: B2

Sir Danvers Carew

Emma's loving father and Chairman of the Board of Governors. A charming and gentle man.

Gender: Male

Age: 50+

Vocal range top: F#4

Vocal range bottom: C3

Henry Jekyll / Edward Hyde

Jekyll is a doctor obsessed with discovering the true nature behind the good and evil in man and Emma's fiancee. After he uses an experimental formula on himself, his evil side - Edward Hyde - takes control. As Hyde, he is violent, commanding, and a sexual deviant attracted to Lucy.

Gender: Male

Age: 30 to 45

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: Bb2

Simon Stride

The secretary of the Board of Governors and Jekyll's rival for Emma's affections.

Gender: Male

Age: 30+

Vocal range top: G4

Vocal range bottom: A2

Lady Beaconsfield (doubles as Nellie, Madame of the prostitutes)

Member of the Board of Governors

Gender: Female

Age 30+

Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano

Bishop Of Basingstoke

A hypocritical, sadistic man of the cloth and a member of the Board of Governors.

Gender: Male

Age: 30+

Vocal range top: G4

Vocal range bottom: C#3

Lord Savage (doubles as Spider - Pimp of the prostitutes)

Member of the Board of Governors

Gender:Male

Age 30+
Baritone

General Lord Glossop

A pompous retired army man and member of the Board of Governors.

Gender: Male

Age: 50+

Vocal range top: C4

Vocal range bottom: G#3

Sir Archibald Proops

Member of the Board of Governors

Gender: Male

Age 30+
Baritone

Emma Carew

The daughter of Chariman Danvers and Jekyll's beloved finacee who is refined and desired by all of the socialite men.

Gender: Female

Age: 20 to 30

Vocal range top: C6

Vocal range bottom: A3

Lucy Harris

The gorgeous 'main attraction' at a local gentleman's club. At the bottom of her luck, she becomes the object of Hyde's obsession. Lucy is feisty and wild, but also cautious and aware.

Gender: Female

Age: 20 to 30

Vocal range top: F#5

Vocal range bottom: G#3

Pool
Butler to Henry Jekyll
Gender: Male
Spoken

Minister
Gender: Male
Spoken

Ensemble

Aristocrats; Citizens; Servants; Party Guests; Prostitutes; Policemen

The Narrarator
Gender: Male or Female
Age 18-64
Vocal Range: G2-E4
A librarian who discovers a hidden book and eventually loses his/her self in the story.
The Witch
Female
Age: 35-55
Vocal Range: F3-G5
After losing her mothers magical beans, she is cursed with “ugliness”. She believes she can reverse this curse she will be able to secure a lasting life with a child she has kidnapped and kept in a tower.
The Baker
Gender: Male
Age: 25-45
This man is scared by his past abandonment and is just trying to get by in life. Because of his lack of a male influence, he can’t grasp the reality of being a man, husband, or a father.
The Bakers Wife
Gender: Female
Age: 25-45
A mid-western house wife type desperately seeking for her life to be different. I’m not sure if she knows what she wants. Her wishes vary between children to a more glamorous life of royalty.
Cinderella
Gender: Female
Age: 16-30
Vocal range: G3-G5
She too wishes her life were different. However upon getting her wish, she realizes it’s not what she thought it would be.
Cinderellas Prince
Gender: Male
Age: 20-40
Vocal Range: B2-F4
Men and women all want to either be or be with him and he knows it. This playboy is use to all the accolades without deserving one of them.
Red Riding Hood
Gender: Female
Age: 15-20
Vocal Range: B flat 3- F5
Coming from a life of privilege, this little one must learn to be more cautious. Her carefree lifestyle comes in contact with dangers beyond her imagination.
Jack
Gender: Male
Age: 15-25
Vocal Range: B2-G4
Feeling he has no friends in the world, he finds solace in the family’s cow. Unable to read his surroundings, he lives his life in a dream land. His Quest up a beanstalk teaches him lessons he never thought he would learn.
Jacks Mother
Gender: Female
Age: 35-60
Vocal range: B flat 3- F5
A single mother left by a dead beat husband to raise a clueless son whose imaginary friend is a cow. She loved her son but wishes he would grow up.
Rapunzel
Gender: Female
Age: 15-30
Vocal range: B3-A5
How would you feel if your whole life you’d been trapped in a tower with only a crazy witch to talk to? Here we find a girl who wishes to see the outside world.
Rapunzels Prince
Gender: Male
Age: 17-40
Vocal range: C sharp 3-E4
After having to live with his brothers shadow for so long, this handsome young lad sets out to seek his own adventures.
Cinderellas step-Mother
Gender: Female or Male
Age: 40-60
Vocal range: A3-F sharp 5
Lucinda, Florinda (Step-Sisters)
Gender: Females
Age: 16-40
Vocal range: C4-A Flat 5
These three women are always pursuing a glamorous lifestyle to save them from their current situation. They are like vultures in that they find joy feeding off others
Mysterious Old Man
Gender: Male
Age: 50-65
Vocal range: G3-E Flat 4
Is he a beggar or a hermit or father to half of our characters??
Cinderellas Mother (off stage)
Gender: Female
Age: 40-55
Vocal range: G3-A flat 4
Her projection of reality is heavenly. She appears in times of trouble to guide her child and help her fulfill her wishes.
Wolf
Gender: Male
Age: 18-35
Vocal range: B Flat 2-G Flat 4
This creature is always on the lookout for his next meal. He entices his victims with flowers and fun until they willingly succumb to his desires.
Steward
Gender: Male
Age: 30-50
Ensemble singer
A man servant who is used to doing whatever he has to solve a problem. His only care is to please his master or the strongest personality in the room.
Granny
Gender: Female
Age range: 40-65
Ensemble singer
This is a woman who has been calloused by life. The fire in her eyes is only outshined by the love in her heart for her granddaughter.
Milky White
Gender: Female or Male
Age: 15-60
Ensemble singer
A cow that’s seen better days but is best friends with Jack.

Narrator
Our shows guide through the life and music of composer & lyricist Stephen Sondheim. Informative and full of facts, but quick to crack a joke
Gender: Male
Top note: D4 Bottom note: C3
Man
Featured musical numbers include “I remember,” “Marry Me a Little,” “Beautiful Girls,” “Buddy Blues,” “Anyone Can Whistle,” and “Could I leave you?”
Gender: Male
Top note: B4 Bottom note: G2
Woman 1
Featured musical numbers include “Getting Married Today,” “I Never Do Anything Twice,” “At Paris,” “Send in the Clowns,” “A Boy Like That,” “The Boy From,”
and “I’m Still Here.”
Gender: Female
Top Note: F5 Bottom note: D3
Woman 2
Featured musical numbers include “Another Hundred People,” “Broadway Baby,” ”I Have a Love,” and “Losing My Mind.”
Gender: Female
Vocal top note: C6 Bottom note: E3
*Note- This show can be casted up to 10 performers*

The Last Schwartz
The Schwartz family is on its last legs. Their father is dead and their Catskills home is up for sale.
The Last Schwartz is a beautifully crafted new play that weaves hilarity, mystery, and loss into a resonate tale about a family’s disintegration.
Character Descriptions
Norma: 45. The eldest Schwartz. The keeper of the flame. Fervently self- righteous and religious, but hungry for family.
Herb: 40. The oldest Schwartz brother. Financial wizard
Bonnie: 30’s. Herbs wife. Generally on the verge of hysteria. Weeps easily. Desperately wants a baby. Has converted to Judaism.
Simon: 35. The middle brother. An astronomer. Going blind. He wears coke-bottle thick glasses, a very loose fitting cotton outfit, and white gloves.
Gene: 30. The youngest brother. Directs Tv commercials. The family’s golden boy and a bit of a kiss-up.
Kia: 20. A starlet from L.A. She lives to have fun. Can turn any interaction into a party.