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"Addams Family The Musical" Auditions-Chicago, IL - Casting ID # 1597309
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Chicago, IL Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 07-07-19
Audition Date 07-21-19 Submission deadline 07-20-19
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
This is the Addams family, based on the Addams cartoons with nods to the 60’s TV show and the 90’s movies. The Addams children have grown, and Wednesday has fallen in love with a very normal boy. Chaos ensures as the Addams roll out the red carpet for the boy’s family and secrets, potions and love help to win the day. to win

Role # 1 Gomez Addams
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Husband to Morticia, if indeed they are married at all,a crafty schemer, but also a jolly man in his own way though sometimes misguided sentimental and often puckish – optimistic, he is in full enthusiasm for his dreadful plots is sometimes seen in a rather formal dressing gown the only one who smokes.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 35 to 55
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Morticia Addams
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The real head of the family. low-voiced, incisive and subtle, smiles are rare… ruined beauty… contemptuous and original and with fierce family loyalty… even in disposition, muted, witty, sometimes deadly… given to low-keyed rhapsodies about her garden of deadly nightshade, henbane and dwarf’s hair.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 30 to 55
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Wednesday Addams
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Child of woe is wan and delicate…sensitive and on the quiet side, she loves the picnics and outings to the underground caverns…loves the color black…a solemn child, prim in dress and, on the whole, pretty lost…secretive and imaginative, poetic, seems underprivileged and given to occasional tantrums…has six toes on one foot…


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 19 to 25
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Pugsley Addams
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

An energetic monster of a boy… blond red hair, popped blue eyes and a dedicated troublemaker, in other words the kid next door… genius in his own way, he makes toy guillotines, full-size racks, threatens to poison his sister, can turn himself into a Mr. Hyde with an ordinary chemical set… his voice is hoarse… is sometimes allowed an occasional cigar


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 13 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Uncle Fester
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Uncle Fester is incorrigible and, except for the good nature of the family and the ignorance of the police, would ordinarily be under lock and key… the eyes are pig-like and deeply embedded… he likes to fish, but usually employs dynamite… he keeps falcons on the roof which he uses for hunting… his one costume, summer and winter, is a black great coat with an enormous collar… he is fat with pudgy little hands and feet.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 6 Lurch
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

This towering mute has been shambling around the house forever… He is not a very good butler but a faithful one… One eye is opaque, the scanty hair is damply clinging to his narrow flat head… generally the family regards him as something of a joke


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 7 Grandmama
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

This disrespectful old hag is the mother of Gomez… she willingly helps with the dishes, cheats at solitaire and is roughly dishonest… the complexion is dark, the hair is white and frizzy and uncombed… she has a light beard and a large mole… foolishly good-natured… fumbling, weak character… is easily fooled.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 8 Mel Bienkie
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A midwestern conservative businessman. Has done well for himself, but has spent too much time at the office to understand his wife or his son. Would rather be anywhere else.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 35 to 65
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 9 Alice Bienkie
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Mid-western housewife and Mom. She has been waiting for something to come along to shake up her humdrum existence.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 35 to 65
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 10 Lukas Bienkie
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

College student who desperately doesn’t want to be his Dad. Very in love with Wednesday as she represents all the adventure he is missing and is unsure of in his life.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 19 to 25
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 Addams Ancestors
Seeking 15 talent(s) for this role

The Chorus will be made up of various characters from throughout Addams history. The actors will also be used as scenery, puppeteers and extra dancers for various scenes. We are looking for creative singers, dancers and actors who are willing to create these various characters (cavemen, soldiers, flappers, nurses, farmers, lords and ladies, etc…) and also play a variety of roles on the stage from statue to lamp.


Searchable talent specs :

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