Auditions

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Fall 2019 – Jekyll and Hyde

 

Director—Terri Magers
Music Director—Kat Bailey
Choreographer—Tracey Durr

The Fredericktowne Players will be holding auditions for Frank Wildhorn’s Jekyll & Hyde the Musical on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 from 7-9pm and Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 3-5pm with callback immediately following at 5pm if necessary. Auditions will be held at the FtP studio at 306 E. Patrick Street, Frederick, MD.

Performance dates are Sept. 20-22 and 27-29, 2019.

Please prepare 16 bars of a Broadway show time. There will be a dance audition and cold readings from the script as well.

Character descriptions:

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

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 to 45
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: 60 to 70
Vocal range top: F#4
Vocal range bottom: C3

Simon Stride
The secretary of the Board of Governors and Jekyll’s rival for Emma’s affections.
Gender: Male
Age: 30 to 40
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: A2

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 25
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

Board of Governors—Gen. Glossip, Lady Beaconsfield, Lord Savage, Bishop of Basingstoke, Sir Archibald Proops

Ensemble—Aristocrats, Citizens, Party Guests, Prostitutes

If you have any questions, please feel free to post them here or email the director, Terri Magers, at torchsinger39@gmail.com.