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Hell in a Handbag Productions

Rudolph the Red-Hosed Reindeer

Category: Non-Equity Audition
Pay: Stipend

Description:
Hell in a Handbag Productions is seeking strong, trained dancers who are also comedic musical theatre actors to round-out the cast of Rudolph the Red-Hosed Reindeer. Those cast should be comfortable with drag and abbreviate clothing. ALL RACES ENCOURAGED TO APPLY! Be prepared to stay for 8:15 callbacks if needed.

Characters:
Score: Any Race, Male identified actor. 20s. One of Santa's elves. Rather dumb. Flamboyant, fierce and fit. Obsessed with pop culture, looking good and boys. Must be a strong dancer with solid vocals and good comedic timing. Think Karen from Mean Girls.

Spike: Any Race, Male Identified Actor. 20s. One of Santa's elves. The smarter of the elves. The butch one, but still fierce. Obsessed with working out and being beautiful. Must be strong dancer with solid vocals and good comedic timing. Think Gretchen from Mean Girls.

Time Commitment:
Rehearsals: Mondays-Thursdays October 10-November 16, 2017 6:30pm-10pm

Tech/Dress: Saturday-Sunday, November 18-19 10am-7pm, Monday-Wednesday, November 20-22 6:30pm-11pm and Saturday, November 25 12pm-5pm You will be off on Thanksgiving and the day after Thanksgiving.

Previews: Saturday @ 7:30pm & Sunday @ 6pm, November 25-26 and Thursday, November 30 @ 7:30pm

Opening Night: Friday, December 1 @ 7:30pm

Run: Thursdays-Saturdays @ 7:30pm Sundays @ 6pm December 1-30 (No Performances Sat 12/2, Sun 12/3 and Sun 12/24. Added performance Wednesday, 12/20)


Material To Prepare:
Please prepare 16-32 of a comedic musical theatre song. Please bring sheet music, but note that your song may have to be sung a cappella. Please also prepare a 1 minute campy monologue. (This can include a monologue written to be comedic or a dramatic monologue performed in a campy manner. Please do some research on camp if you have questions.) Callbacks: You will dance first - followed by readings. A vocal callback will be taught to you at the callback. Please have all conflicts (missed dates/dates you'll be late) ready to add to the audition form. Bring hard-copy of your headshot and resume.

Contact Info:
Reply To Email: handbagproductions@gmail.com
Website: www.handbagproductions.org/


 

Audition Dates:

Sep 18 7-8pm
Callbacks 8:15-10pm
 
 
Posted Date: Sep 11, 2017