• Theater
  • Hurst
  • October 6, 2021

Artisan Center Theater

multiple roles

Artisan Center Theater
announces auditions for
Scrooge! The Musical
Book, Music and Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse | Based on A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Directed by Michael Brown
This timeless musical tale of the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge, who undergoes a profound experience of redemption over the course of a Christmas Eve night.
AUDITION DATES:
Monday, October 4 and Tuesday, October 5, 2021 beginning at 7:00pm
** Callbacks if needed will be Wednesday, October 6, 2021 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Audition form and more information at:
Auditions will be held at Artisan Center Theater located at 444 East Pipeline Road, Hurst, TX 76053
Rehearsals begin between October 8 and 11, 2021 and are generally Monday – Friday from 7:00pm – 10:00pm, and Saturdays from 9:00am – 2:00pm (Not everyone will be called to all rehearsals)
Actor ages: 6 to adult
PRODUCTION DATES:
November 19 – December 21, 2021 performances will be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at 7:30pm, and Saturdays at 3:00pm and 7:30pm
AUDITIONS:
Please prepare 32 bars of a song in the style of the show that best displays your vocal ability. Performers are asked to bring sheet music, CD or electronic device with their accompaniment. No singing a cappella please.
Actors will be doing readings from the script, so it is encouraged that everyone auditioning is familiar with the material. Sides will be posted on the website.
Possible dance audition required.
Please see website for conflict calendar. It is critical that you let Artisan Center Theater know all of your conflicts at the auditions. Artisan Center Theater will be unable to accept conflicts after casting is done unless they are emergencies.
ABOUT THE SHOW:
This timeless musical follows the plot of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, in which the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge undergoes a profound experience of redemption over the course of a Christmas Eve night, after being visited by the ghost of his former partner Jacob Marley and the ghosts of Christmas past, present and future.
ROLES AVAILABLE:
Specific ages listed for certain characters will be treated as a guide only and not necessarily adhered to. Show may be double cast.
Ebenezer Scrooge – a miserly old man – 60ish, Baritone (full range) F2-G4
Bob Cratchit – Scrooge’s clerk – mid 30’s, 2nd Tenor range A2-F4
Harry – Scrooge’s nephew – mid 20’s to 30’s, Tenor/Baritone G2-F4
Kathy Cratchit – 12, Soprano
Tiny Tim – 6-10, Boy Soprano G3-Eb5
Bess
Wine Merchant
Mr. Carstairs
Hugo Hearty
Jocelyn Jollygood
Bissett, the butcher
Mrs. Dilber
Miss Dilber
Beggar Woman
Urchins
Punch and Judy Man
Tom Jenkins – 20’s – 40’s, Baritone/Tenor range A2-F4
Chestnut Seller
Jacob Marley – 60ish, Baritone (low) F#2-F4
Phantom Quartet
Phantom Flyers
Ghost of Christmas Past – mid 20’s
School Teacher
Jen, Scrooge’s young sister – 10ish
Ebby, Scrooge as a young boy – grade school
Fezziwig, Young Scrooge’s employer – 40ish, Baritone (low) F2-D4
Ebenezer (Young Scrooge) – 20’s, Baritone/Tenor G2-F4
Dick Wilkins, Young Scrooge’s best friend
Mrs. Fezziwig, Mr. Fezziwig’s wife – 40ish, Alto/Low Soprano E3-D5
Isabel Fezziwig, the young woman Scrooge loved – mid 20’s, Soprano/Mezzo E3-G5
Ghost of Christmas Present – ageless, Baritone (low) Eb2-F4
Mrs. Cratchit – mid 30’s
Peter Cratchit
Martha Cratchit
Belinda Cratchit
Helen, Harry’s wife – mid 20’s to 30’s, Soprano E3-G5
Topper, Harry’s friend and party guest
Mary, young woman Topper likes and party guest
Party Guests
Boy with Sled
Mr. Pringle, the toy shop owner
Mrs. Pringle, his assistant
Toy Dancers
Dancers, Tradespersons, Children, Barrel-rollers, Apprentice Boys, Bakery Girls, Winery Boys, etc.
ABOUT THE THEATER:
Artisan Center Theater produces year round, full scale Broadway style musicals in their 195-seat theater-in-the-round. Artisan also stages additional plays on the 150-seat thrust stage located on Second Stage. Also on Second Stage, Artisan Children’s Theater produces children’s shows each year where children perform for children. As part of their mission to create opportunities to experience uplifting family-friendly theater, Artisan offers a complete program of theatrical education, dance and performing arts classes throughout the year. Opening in 2003 and now serving more than 100,000 patrons each year, Artisan Center Theater is located at 444 E Pipeline Rd. in Hurst, Texas. The theater is closed on Sunday.

    How Actors Apply:

    CallBoard Lock

    Upgrade Your Account

    Only actors with professional accounts can view auditions outside your own State. Upgrade you membership to gain access to all the auditions that CallBoard has to offer!

    Pin It on Pinterest