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"Jekyll and Hyde" Auditions-Cleveland, OH - Casting ID # 1599724
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Cleveland, OH Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 08-13-19
Audition Date 08-19-19 Submission deadline 08-18-19
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
An evocative tale of two men – one, a doctor, passionate and romantic; the other, a terrifying madman – and two women – one, beautiful and trusting; the other, beautiful and trusting only herself– both women in love with the same man and both unaware of his dark secret. A devoted man of science, Dr. Henry Jekyll is driven to find a chemical breakthrough that can solve some of mankind’s most challenging medical dilemmas. Rebuffed by the powers that be, he decides to make himself the subject of his own experimental treatments, accidentally unleashing his inner demons along with the man that the world would come to know as Mr. Hyde.


What actors should expect at auditions:

- Vocal audition: 16-32 bars
- Cold reading of the script with scene partners
- Actors wishing to be featured burlesque dancers (all genders) in the brothel scene will have a dance audition and should expect to stay until 9:00 PM All other roles will not have to dance at auditions.

What actors should prepare for auditions:

- Please prepare only 16-32 bars of a song that represents the style of the show and showcases your range. Songs from the show are acceptable. A piano player and a blue tooth speaker will be provided.
- Actors that would like to be featured dancers in the brothel scene (all genders), wear comfortable clothing for a dance audition.
- Actors that would like to be featured dancers in the brothel scene (all genders), wear comfortable clothing for a dance audition.
- Please bring your schedule from August 21 – November 3, 2019 and be prepared to write down any schedule conflicts for this period.

Role # 1 Gabriel John
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Gabriel John Utterson: Serves as Jekyll’s lawyer and helpful friend. He advises the troubled doctor on personal and professional affairs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 45
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Danvers Carew
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Sir Danvers Carew: Emma’s loving father and Chairman of the Board of Governors. A charming and gentle man. (flexible)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 60 to 70
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Henry Jekyll
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

/Edward Hyde: Jekyll is a doctor obsessed with discovering the true nature behind the good and evil in man and Emma’s fiancee. After he uses an experimental formula on himself, his evil side – Edward Hyde – takes control. As Hyde, he is violent, commanding, and a sexual deviant attracted to Lucy. (flexible)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 45
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Simon Stride
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The secretary of the Board of Governors and Jekyll’s rival for Emma’s affections. (flexible)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 40
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Bishop of Basingstrok: A hypocritical, sadistic man of the cloth and a member of the Board of Governors. (flexible)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

General Lord Glossop: A pompous retired army man and member of the Board of Governors. (flexible)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 50 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

The daughter of Chairman Danvers and Jekyll’s beloved fiancee who is refined and desired by all of the socialite men. (flexible)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 25
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 Lucy Harris
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The gorgeous ‘main attraction’ at a local gentleman’s club. At the bottom of her luck, she becomes the object of Hyde’s obsession. Lucy is feisty and wild, but also cautious and aware. (flexible)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 30
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 9 Lady Beaconsfield
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Looking a versatile talent/actor to portray this role.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 10 Lord Savage
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Looking a versatile talent/actor to portray this role.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 11 Sir Archibald Proops
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Looking a versatile talent/actor to portray this role.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 12 Aristocrats
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of ensembles, looking a versatile actors to portray this roles.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 13 Citizens
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of ensembles, looking a versatile actors to portray this roles.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 14 Servants
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of ensembles, looking a versatile actors to portray this roles.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 15 Party Guests
Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role

Part of ensembles, looking a versatile actors to portray this roles.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 16 Prostitutes
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of ensembles, looking a versatile actors to portray this roles.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 17 Policeman
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Part of ensembles, looking a versatile actors to portray this roles.


Searchable talent specs :

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