Audition Notice: 42nd Street
Book by Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble
Lyrics by Al Dubin
Music by Harry Warren
Thursday June 14th at 7pm
Saturday June 16th at 11:30am (callbacks to follow)
Auditions open to Incoming Freshman and Up
August 16, 17, 18, 19*; 23, 24, 25, 26*
7:30pm Show Time *2:00pm Showtime
Producer: Pat Barry
Director: Kerry White
Musical Director: Beth Moore
Choreographer: Christine Baglivio
Audition Location: Spring Lake Theatre, 3rd and Madison Ave, Spring Lake NJ
Please prepare 16-32 bars of a song in the style of 42nd Street.
Please come prepared to tap dance. Bring other shoes as well.
Peggy Sawyer (Lead): Female, 20-29
extraordinary tap dancer who can sing like a Broadway leading lady and play the ingenue believably; mezzo/belt.
Julian Marsh (Lead): Male, 40-59
a powerful and charismatic actor to play a successful Broadway director; baritone, up to an Ab.
Dorothy Brock (Lead): Female, 40-49
a genuine Broadway Star with a capital "S"; very elegant; must move well and possess a strong sense of comic timing; low alto to low Eb.
Billy Lawlor (Lead): Male, 20-39
extraordinary tap dancer who can sing like an angel and still play "the juvenile" believably; soaring tenor.
Maggie Jones (Supporting): Female, 40-49
half of the writing duo; must sing and move well and be able to play comedy with great warmth and charm; character alto.
Bert Barry (Supporting): Male, 40-49
half of the writing duo; must sing and move well and be able to play comedy with vaudeville timing; character baritone.
Abner Dillion (Supporting): Male, 18-64
character role; the stars "sugar daddy" from Oklahoma; ability to sing a help but not necessary.
Anytime Annie (Supporting): Female, 30-39
one of the girls in the "chorus;" must be a first rate tap dancer and natural comedienne; big belt.
Pat Denning (Supporting): Male, 40-59
a handsome vaudeville performer down on his luck; Dorothy Brock's true love; baritone.
Andy Lee (Supporting): Male, 30-39
the dance director of the show; must be a first rate tap dancer; bari-tenor.
Ensemble (Chorus / Ensemble): Males & Females, 18-64
young, energetic, and charismatic tap dancers with broad vocal range. Note: Several smaller roles and understudies will be cast from the ensemble.