The Candlelight Dinner Playhouse will be having auditions for Singing in the Rain Directed by Pat Payne and Choreographed by Kate Vallee. These auditions will be by electronic submission. Once you sign up you will receive instructions via email for submitting a video audition. Those interested in auditioning will be asked to prepare their choice from 3 pre-selected songs and a 1 minute monologue of their choice.
In addition, if you are interested in auditioning for Don or Cosmo please be prepared to submit an additional dance video with the following:
6 counts of 8- tap combo of your choice with music that include:
maxi fords with a pullback (grab off)
switching shuffle pullbacks
All videos are due by May 15th by 5:00pm.
Zelda Zanders A flapper socialite and actress on her ninth marriage, she is Lina’s friend and informant. Age: 30 to 40
R.f. Simpson A successful, magnanimous, film producer. He leads the other characters in creating a new movie musical. Age: 50 to 65
Roscoe Dexter A famous film director with theatrical mannerisms and tendencies. Frequently frazzled and works with Lina and Don. Age: 30 to 50
Cosmo Brown A wacky and playful on-set pianist for silent films. Don’s best friend and former dance partner. Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: Ab4 Vocal range bottom: C3
Lina Lamont A slow-witted silent film diva with a big personality and a harshly unpleasant voice. She is Don’s regular co-star.Age: 30 to 35
Vocal range top: Eb5 Vocal range bottom: C4
Don Lockwood A suave Hollywood actor and dancer. Cosmo’s best friend and Lina’s regular co-star. Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: Ab4 Vocal range bottom: G2
Rod An excitable film agent bordering on manic. He works for Simpson. Age: 35 to 45
Kathy Selden An earnest, talented actress with whit and charm. She falls in love with Don and performs as Lina’s speaking and singing voice. Age: 25 to 30
Vocal range top: F5 Vocal range bottom: G3
Production Singer The lead tenor in Monumental Pictures’ first movie musical. Age: 25 to 40
Vocal range top: Ab4 Vocal range bottom: Db3
Miss Dinsmore Lina’s vocal coach. She is the “mother hen” type with caring affection for the younger performers. Age: 45 to 55
Ensemble Movie Stars, Film Crew, Actors
Please Note: All cast members will sing and most will need to tap.