Developmental Workshop & Show Case Production for a New Musical

NewWork Productions

About the project and the company

Contact CASTING@NEWWORKPRODUCTIONS.com for a time slot.

Open Auditions start at 6PM.

The creative team of ReSi the Musical is recruiting musical theater actors to participate in a developmental musical theater workshop. The workshop will culminate into a staged reading and then showcased in Seattle, WA during a fringe festival.

Visit www.Resithemusical.com to see what we’ve been doing. Over the last 3 years of development, we have worked with NYC Broadway Stars & can’t wait to see what’s in its future. We hope you become a part of our team.

NOTE: There will be two cast meetings & photoshoot in February (8th, 9th, & 22nd). The workshop begins MARCH 1. & requires between 15-18 hours a week.
Wednesday Evenings (5:30 – 8:30) and Saturday & Sundays (2-8PM). Friday Evenings (5:30-8:30 will be added starting March 27th. Rehearsals will take place in Puyallup. The show case performances will take place in Seattle on 27&28 May with a possible 29th added.

Location of Audition

Tacoma, WA (Tacoma Little Theater). Workshop/Rehearsals will take place in Puyallup (pending Tacoma studio availability)

Other details

Visit www.ResiTHEmusical.com
We can't wait to meet you.

Audition requirements

Email the casting director Grace Heck at casting@newworkproductions.com for an appointment. Prepare to sing 16-32 bars of a contemporary musical theater piece (an accompanist will be provided), fill out an application, & bring resume & head shot. Sides will be provided for acting.

Character breakdown / Project needs
BRANDI
BRANDI, [LEAD] (age 20-30): Alto. Female. Eccentric, intelligent, introspective, funny, sexy and sensitive. Swayed by false promises in her past, she doesn’t easily trust and doesn’t have tolerance for perceived manipulation.
BOSSTEN
BOSSTEN, [LEAD] (age 45-60) Baritone. Male. Hardworking, direct, and a bit arrogant. Emotionally-unavailable, he can be sharp-tongued and awkward, he uses humor when he feels uncomfortable. Married to Brogan. Father to Resi.
BROGAN
BROGAN, [LEAD] (age 40-45): Mezzo-Soprano. Female. An intelligent, witty, bold, sarcastic, and loving mother with a relativistic mentality. Suffering in silence, she is dominated by anxiety and suicidal ideations. Married to Bossten. Mother to Resi.
DEVON
DEVON, [SUPPORTING] (40-50): Character Voice. Female. A brazen, sarcastic, confident, hilarious and likable, she doesn’t have a filter. Sings in a character voice.
LUKE
LUKE LISPEN, [SUPPORTING] (age 25-30): Tenor. Male. Manipulative, alluring, and sure of himself. A sexy, arrogant, pompous opportunist who will exploit any circumstance to gain immediate advantage over anything that will benefit him.
YOUNG RESI
YOUNG RESI, [FEATURED] (age 12-14) Soprano. Female. Determined, inquisitive, enthusiastic, energetic, but naïve. A sweetheart, she is full of kindness and love. Ideally no taller than 5’2.
SAMANTHA
SAMANTHA, [FEATURED/ENS.] (age 40-50): Mezzo-Soprano. Female. A sexy, self-assured, suggestive, and intelligent lawyer and lesbian. ALSO: Physician & Employee#1
DR. NOZLOT
DR. NOZLOT, [FEATURED/ENS.] (age 35-75): TBD. All Genders. The Psychiatrist who works with Brogan to address her anxiety, and depression. ALSO: Police Officer & Employee#2.
Resi A. Lient
(NOTE) the role of ReSi has been cast. RESI, [LEAD]: (age 20-30): Mezzo-Soprano “Belter.” Female. A poised, hardworking, kind, and classically beautiful woman who can be a bit moody. Dominated by anxiety, shame and quilt, she is guarded, somewhat of a tease, and tests boundaries. From East Lyme, CT, she is a vegetarian and questions her sexuality.
Additional information
Preferred method of submission

Email

Audition/Interview dates

10 JANUARY / Call backs: 19 JANUARY

Pay type

Other

Audition location

Tacoma washington

Pay type

% %

Callbacks or second audition/interview?

January 19 :by invitation

Submission instructions

Contact casting@newworkproductions.com for an audition time

Union Requirements

Non-Union

Website specific to project

https://www.resithemusical.com

Sides or script location

https://www.resithemusical.com

Equity Contract

Non-Union