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"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever"-Chicago, IL - Casting ID # 1600064
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Chicago, IL Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 08-19-19
Audition Date 09-17-19 Submission deadline 09-15-19
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
In this hilarious Christmas classic, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids--probably the most inventively awful kids in history. You won't believe the mayhem - and the fun - when the Herdmans collide with the Christmas story head on! This delightful comedy has become a holiday staple for groups across the United States! Features plenty of great roles for children and adults, a few favorite Christmas Carols, and a lot of laughs!



Role # 1 Bob Bradley
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

/(Father) - Solid family man.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 2 Grace Bradley
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

/(Mother) - Trim and attractive.


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

Role # 3 Beth Bradley
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The narrator, strong voice and stage presence.


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

Role # 4 Charlie Bradley
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Kid brother.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Ragged, scroungy, slouching manner, touch of adolescent cool.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Loud, bossy, crafty.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Tough, sure of himself.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 Claude Herdman
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Tough, combative.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 9 Ollie Herdman
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Looking for trouble, Claude’s usual partner in crime.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 10 Gladys Herdman
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Small, wiry, feisty.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 Alice Wendleken
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Prim, proper, pain in the neck.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 12 Mrs. Martha Armstron
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Largish woman, managerial in voice and manner.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 Mrs. Ida Slocum
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Pleasant, motherly woman.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 14 Mrs. Edna Clark
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Church lady.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 15 Mrs. Clara Clausing
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Church lady.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 16 Mrs. McCarthy
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Younger, imperious version of Mrs. Armstrong.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Children in church.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 Elmer Hopkins
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Children in church.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 19 Hobie
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Children in church.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 20 David
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Children in church.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 21 Beverly
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Children in church.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 22 Shirley
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Children in church.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 23 Juanita
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Children in church.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 24 Doris
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Children in church.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 25 Reverend Hopkins
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Minister. Seeking a versatile talent who can portray this role.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 26 Firemen
Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role

Members of the church.


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Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 27 Choir Members
Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role

Members of the church.


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Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 28 Baby Angels
Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role

Members of the church.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 9 to 14
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 29 Shepherds
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Members of the church.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 85
Ethnicity: Any -