Little Women Seeking Men and Youth

Additional Little Women Auditions

Sunday, November 18

5-7 pm

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Little Women (The Musical)

*Men and youth ages 4th grade and up are particularly encouraged to audition. Character Breakdown Below

Audition Information-

Please prepare 32 bars of a song in the style of the show. Please bring your own music, an accompanist will be provided. You will be asked to do a short dance call and read from the script.

Auditions will be held at The Dorothy K. Merrill Fine Arts Center-380 Rivertown Dr, Suite 200, Woodbury, MN 55125

We encourage performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities to audition

Audition Requirements

  • AUDITION FORM – Completed at home or before your audition

  • HEADSHOT – current, non-returnable picture

  • KNOWN CONFLICT DATES

  • MOVEMENT/DANCE CLOTHING

Please Consider these dates before auditioning!

Mandatory Meet & Greet: Monday January 7 at 6PM

Rehearsals will run –  January 2 - March 21

*additional rehearsals may be added as needed

Mandatory Tech Week - March 18 - 21

Please Note: We are a volunteer community theatre, therefore everyone cast will also be expected to put in a minimum of 10 hours of tech time to support set building, prop, and costume construction.

 Additional questions may be directed to [email protected]

Location: Dorothy K. Merrill Fine Arts Center
380 Rivertown Dr, Suite 200
Woodbury, MN 55125

Characters:

Character Breakdown

Jo March
Our story's protagonist. Passionate, adventurous, and brave. She has the idea of writing Little Women and eventually becomes engaged to Professor Bhaer.
Gender: Female
Age: 18 to 23
Vocal range top: A5
Vocal range bottom: E3

Professor Bhaer
German Professor who exemplifies proper manners. He is a boarder in Mrs. Kirk's boarding house and eventually falls in love with Jo.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: F#4
Vocal range bottom: G2

Amy March
The youngest, most energetic sister with a rather pompous air about her. She later marries Laurie. Can double as Troll.
Gender: Female
Age: 14 to 18
Vocal range top: Gb5
Vocal range bottom: -1

Meg March
The world-weary, yet hopeful, oldest sister who yearns for a great life. She marries John and has twins with him. Can double as Clarissa.
Gender: Female
Age: 21 to 25
Vocal range top: Gb5
Vocal range bottom: A#3

Beth March
The second youngest sister who tragically dies of Scarlet Fever. Peace-maker, lover, and an optimist who is always encouraging her sisters to dream. Can double as Rodrigo II.
Gender: Female
Age: 17 to 21
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: A3

Marmee March
The girls' mother. She is the strong backbone of the family, who is courageous in spite of the difficult odds she faces. Can double as Hag.
Gender: Female
Age: 45 to 55
Vocal range top: Eb5
Vocal range bottom: Eb3

Mr. Laurence
Laurie Laurence
The bright-eyed boy-next-door with considerable charm. He loves Jo but later falls in love with Amy.
Gender: Male
Age: 18 to 23
Vocal range top: Bb4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2

Aunt March
A formidable, over-bearing matron and great-aunt to the March sisters. The wealthy socialite in town. Can double as Mrs. Kirk.
Gender: Female
Age: 45 to 60
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: E3

Mr. John Brooke
Laurie's tutor and a rather stiff man; shows very little emotion. He later marries Meg and changes.
Gender: Male
Age: 30 to 40
Vocal range top: F#4
Vocal range bottom: C#3

Contact information

Merrill Community Arts Center
Kajsa Jones
Email/contact
Web site

Files

PDF icon WCT AUDITION FORM.pdf (1.99 MB)

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