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"A Christmas Carol" Audition in TN-Charleston, WV - Casting ID # 1600885
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Charleston, WV Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 09-02-19
Audition Date 09-16-19 Submission deadline 09-15-19
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
A Christmas Carol recounts the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly miser who is visited by the ghost of his former business partner Jacob Marley and the spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to Come. After their visits, Scrooge is transformed into a kinder, gentler man.


Requirements:
A prepared, acapella verse of your favorite Christmas carol

– Those seeking major speaking roles (adults and children) should be familiar with the sides provided (Fred monologue pg 1-2, Jacob/Scrooge pg 33-34, and Cratchit pg. 57-60). Cold readings from the scripts will be provided on site!

– Please note that there are 60 characters, we are family friendly, and there is no limit to ages of participants!!

– We would like to welcome all children to audition first from 6-7 both nights so they may be on their way afterwards

if parents are also auditioning, we’ll see you in that time too!

– Bring a list of any and all conflicts from September 21st-December 22 (not all cast members will be called every night). A calendar of tentative dates will be provided at auditions.


Role # 1 Jacob Marley
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Scrooge’s business partner who died seven years ago.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 2 Ebenezer Scrooge
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A miserly, money-hungry businessman.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 45 to 65
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Bob Cratchit
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Scrooge’s clerk.


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Scrooge’s nephew.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 25 to 35
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Thin Do-Gooder
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 6 Portly Do-Gooder
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Carrying money-boxes.


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Ghost of Christmas past. The first of the spirits foretold by Marley who shows Scrooge his past Christmases.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 9 Jocund Travelers
Seeking 4 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 10 Singers
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

A band of singers. Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 11 Band of Dancers
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 12 Little Boy Scrooge
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 8 to 13
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 Young Man Scrooge
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 21
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 14 Fan
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Scrooge's little sister.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 15 The Schoolmaster
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 8 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 17 Mr. Fezziwig
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Scrooge’s first employer.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 55 to 65
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 Dick Wilkins
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Another apprentice at Fezziwig’s establishment.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 19 Mrs. Fezziwig
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Mr. Fezziwig’s wife


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Character for A Christmas Carol


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 21 Scrooge's Lost Love
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Scrooge's lost love's daughter.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 8 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Scrooge's lost love's husband.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 24 Ghost 2
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Ghost of Christmas Present. The second of the spirits foretold by Marley that shows Scrooge Christmas celebrations in the present time


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 35 to 45
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 25 Bakers
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Some bakers. Character for A Christmas Carol


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 26 Mrs. Cratchit
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Bob Cratchit’s wife.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 27 Belinda Cratchit
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The Cratchit’s second daughter


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 28 Martha Cratchit
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

the eldest daughter of the Cratchit’s


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

The Cratchit’s eldest son.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 12 to 16
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 30 Tiny Tim
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The lame son of the Cratchits


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 9 to 12
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 31 Fred's Wife
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The wife of Scrooge’s nephew.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 32 Ghost 3
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The Ghost of Christmas yet to come. The third spirit foretold by Marley that shows Scrooge Christmases in the Future


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 50 to 65
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 33 Businessmen
Seeking 3 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 34 Drunks
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 35 Scoundrels
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 36 Women
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Women of the streets.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 37 Charwoman
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Scrooge’s housekeeper.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 38 Old Joe
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A pawnshop owner.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 39 A corpse
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Very like Scrooge.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 40 Adam
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A young boy character.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 8 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 41 Poulterer
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 42 Gentlewoman
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Character for A Christmas Carol.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 43 Men in Business
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Some more men of business.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 44 Topper
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A guest of Fred’s, who is in love with the plump sister


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 45 Caroline
Seeking 2 talent(s) for this role

One of the people who owed money to Scrooge who are happy when he dies.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 46 Caroline's Husband
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

One of the two people who owed money to Scrooge who are happy when he dies.


Searchable talent specs :

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