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Chicago Auditions-Boston, MA - Casting ID # 1594435
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Boston, MA Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 05-06-19
Audition Date 06-26-19 Submission deadline 06-25-19
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
In roaring twenties Chicago, Roxie Hart murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband, Amos, to take the rap...until he finds out he's been duped and turns on Roxie. Convicted and sent to death row, Roxie and another "Merry Murderess," Velma Kelly, vie for the spotlight and the headlines, ultimately joining forces in search of the "American Dream": fame, fortune, and acquittal.
the "American Dream": fame,

Role # 1 Roxie Hart
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After being arrested for murdering her lover, Roxie is smitten with the attention and notoriety she receives in the press. Her pursuit of an acquittal now leads to an unrelenting desire for fame on the vaudeville stage.



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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Velma Kelly
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Vaudeville performer who resides in Cook County Jail after murdering her cheating husband and sister. Used to being the “main attraction,” Velma fiercely competes with up and coming rival superstar Roxie for the attention of the press and to preserve her celebrity status.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Billy Flynn
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Charming, suave and a master of manipulation, Billy is a lawyer who makes celebrities of his clients in order to sway public opinion—a perk that Roxie takes full advantage of. With a perfect track record in the courtroom, Billy will take on any case as long as it means putting money in his pocket.



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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Matron Mama Morton
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The tough, sassy, corrupt warden of the Cook County Jail, “Mama” treats her inmates like family and would do anything for them—as long as she gets something in return. Mama solicits bribes for favors, anything from laundry service to making calls to lawyers. “When you’re good to Mama, Mama’s good to you.”



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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Amos Hart
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An auto-mechanic and the hapless husband of Roxie, Amos lies for her and tries to take the blame for her crime until he realizes that he has been two-timed by Roxie. Somewhat simple-minded and innocent, Amos remains steadfast and loyal to Roxie, even though his help (and even his presence) is hardly acknowledged.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Mary Sunshine
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“Female”—played by a Male in drag. A sappy tabloid columnist for the Evening Star. Mary believes there is a little bit of good in everyone and will believe anything she is fed that matches this belief. At the end of the musical, Mary’s own secret is exposed.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Liz
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One of the “merry murderesses” of Cook County Jail. Liz is imprisoned after shooting two warning shots into her husband’s head.



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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 Annie
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One of the “merry murderesses” of Cook County Jail. Poisons her lover after finding out he already has six wives. “One of those Mormons, ya’ know.”



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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 9 June
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One of the “merry murderesses” of Cook County Jail. After her husband accuses her of an affair with the milk man, he mysteriously runs into her knife ten times.



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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 10 Hunyak
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One of the “merry murderesses” of Cook County Jail. Hungarian Prisoner at Cook County Jail. The only English she speaks is the phase, “Not Guilty.” Which follows her to her grave. Speaks Hungarian.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 Mona
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One of the “merry murderesses” of Cook County Jail. Murders her lover after he has a round of affairs with other woman, and an occasional man. I guess you could say it was “artistic differences.”


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 12 Fred Casely
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Roxie’s short lived lover. Murdered for trying to leave Roxie.



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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 Sergeant Fogarty
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Assigned to Roxie’s case. After asking the right questions, he manages to get Roxie to confess.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 14 Go to Hell Kitty
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Steals the spotlight when she Murders her husband along with three other woman. Her crimes are labeled “Lake Shore Drive Massacre.”



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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 15 Harry
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Murdered by Go-To-Hell Kitty for sleeping around with three women behind her back.



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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 16 Aaron
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Court appointed lawyer for Hunyak. He tries to get her to confess to speed along the trial.



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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 17 Judge
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Judge overseeing Roxie’s Trial.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 Martin Harrison
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Chicago’s District Attorney, the prosecuting attorney in Roxie’s trial.



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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 19 Court Clerk
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Swears people in with their hand on the bible. “Blah, Blah, Truth, Truth. Selp-yuh God.”



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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -