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Oliver auditions

Auditions for ages 10+

March 4 & 6, 6:00-9:00 PM at The STAR Centre in Havre de Grace

Callbacks: Friday, March 8 (if needed)

DIRECTED BY BAMBI JOHNSON

SHOW DATES: May 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19

REHEARSAL INFO:
- Read thru March 12
- Rehearsals begin March 13
- Rehearsals will be held Mon-Thurs with occasional Saturdays. Not all cast will be called to all rehearsals.
- Cast conflicts will be taken into consideration when building the schedule.

AUDITION INFO:
- March 4 & 6, 6:00-9:00 PM at The STAR Centre in Havre de Grace
- All roles are open.
- Please prepare 16-32 bars of music in the style of the show. You may sing from the show.
- Bring a track on your phone to connect to our Bluetooth speaker.
- No acapella auditions please.
- There will be a dance audition. Consider appropriate attire & shoes.
- Actors may be asked to read a portion of the script.
- Be prepared to list all conflicts on your audition form.

VIDEO AUDITIONS (link below):
- Video auditions will be accepted from those who cannot attend regular auditions.
- Callbacks must be attended in person.
- Be sure to download and complete the audition form provided at that link, then upload it with your audition video.
- Please title the video with your name. Also, please state your name at the start of your video audition.
- Once uploaded, videos and audition forms will be moved to a private folder for the production team's access only. This is to ensure the privacy of your video and your personal information.
- IMPORTANT: Video auditions will not be accepted after 9:00PM on March 6.
- Upload your video and audition form to the following link:

CASTING INFO:
- Callback invitations will go out within 48 hours of your audition.
- If you do not receive a callback invitation, it does not necessarily mean you haven’t been cast.
- Everyone will receive an email by March 10 informing them whether or not they are being offered a role.

CASTING BREAKDOWN:
Oliver Twist
A workhouse boy. Orphaned.
Gender: Male

Fagin
An elderly receiver - runs training academy for young pickpockets.
Gender: Male

The Artful Dodger
Fagin's brightest pupil.
Gender: Male

Bill Sikes
A villian in his prime.
Gender: Male

Nancy
A graduate of Fagin's academy, and Bill's doxy.
Gender: Female

Bet
A lass in Fagin's establishment - idolizes Nancy.

Mr. Bumble
A large and pompous Beadle of the workhouse.
Gender: Male

Mrs. Corney
A sharp-tongued, domineering widow - the Workhouse Mistress.
Gender: Female

Mr. Brownlow
An old gentleman of wealth and breeding.
Gender: Male

Mr. Sowerberry
The Undertaker.
Gender: Male

Mrs. Sowerberry
Mr. Sowerberry's wife and his overseer.
Gender: Female

Charlotte
The Sowerberry's sluttish young daughter.
Gender: Female

Noah Claypole
Mr. Sowerberry's apprentice.
Gender: Male

Mr. Grimwig
A Doctor.
Gender: Male

Mrs. Bedwin
The Brownlow's Housekeeper.
Gender: Female

Old Sally
A Pauper.
Gender: Female

Charley Bates
A boy in Fagin's establishment.
Gender: Male

Ensemble
Workhouse boys, workhouse assistants, bow streetrunners, street vendors and crowd, etc.
Gender: Any

Questions/Concerns?

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