The Little Mermaid
Damascus Theatre Company is searching for people of all ages (ages 8 through adult) for its fall musical DISNEY’S The Little Mermaid
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Glenn Slater
Book by Doug Wright
Based on the Hans Christian Andersen story and the Disney film that was produced by Howard Ashman & John Musker and written & directed by John Musker & Ron Clements. Originally Produced by Disney Theatrical Productions.
Directed by Shelly Horn
Musical Direction by Keith Tittermary
Tue June 13, 7-9:30pm
Wed June 14, 7-9:30pm at The Academy of Fine Arts, 8451 Helgerman Court, Gaithersburg.
Sat June 17, 11:00am – 1:30pm at Damascus Library, 9701 Main Street, Damascus
• Open to children (8 and older), teens, and adults
• Please sing a 32-bar section of a song in the style of Disney that shows off range and character. Singing from the show is allowed. • An accompanist will be provided. A cappella singing is permissible (but not suggested)
• Bring sheet music in the correct key.
• Bring a photo.
November 10-19, 2017 (8 performances)
at Olney Theatre Center, Historic Stage
TO SCHEDULE AN AUDITION: Email the desired day and time to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You won’t hear back unless there is a problem with your requested audition time.
GENERAL REHEARSAL INFORMATION:
Rehearsals will begin in late August (evenings and weekend times) and will begin in earnest in September at venues in Gaithersburg & Damascus.
Prince Eric, Male Lead
Baritone, D5 – B3
Ursula, Female Lead
Alto, C#5 – F3
Sebastian, Male Lead
Ariel, Female Lead
Mezzo-Soprano, Eb5 – Bb3
King Triton, Male Supporting
Grimsby, Male Supporting
Spoken, Baritone, C5-E4
Flounder, Male Supporting
Tenor/Treble/Boy Soprano, Db5-G3
Scuttle, Male Supporting
Pilot, Male Featured, Head Sailor
Baritone, C5-Bb3 (few lines, voice is important)
Leeward, Male or Female Featured
Windward, Male or Female Featured
Chef Louis, Male Featured
Flotsam, Male Featured
Tenor, C#5 – C4
Jetsam, Male Featured
Mersisters (G5-G3, Soprano/Alto):
Acquata, Female Featured
Andrina, Female Featured
Arista, Female Featured
Atina, Female Featured
Adella, Female Featured
Allana, Female Featured
Tentacles – 6-8 Extensions of Ursula (tight group), male/female
Gulls – Scuttles Flock of Backup Singers, male/female (3 in score)
Chefs – Chef Louis’ assistants (need good choral singers), male/female
Can double as members of the Sea Chorus
Carlotta – Headmistress in Eric’s Palace, female
Can Double as Sea Chorus
Seahorse – Court Herald, young performer, clear speaking voice, male/female
Sea Chorus – Creates each world within the show
Move gracefully, dancers
In scenes without drawing focus
Can double as Merfolk, Sea Creatures and Lagoon Animals, male, female
Sea Creatures/Animals, male/female
Underwater animals – Kings Court
Merfolk – Kings Court, male/female
Can double as Sea Creatures
Can double as Sea Creatures, male, female
Disney’s The Little Mermaid Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.