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"Shrek The Musical" Auditions-Portland, OR - Casting ID # 1607999
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Portland, OR Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 01-09-20
Audition Date 01-25-20 Submission deadline 01-19-20
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
Once upon a time, there was a little ogre named Shrek...." And thus begins the tale of an unlikely hero who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wisecracking Donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue. Throw in a short-tempered bad guy, a cookie with an attitude and over a dozen other fairy tale misfits, and you've got the kind of mess that calls for a real hero. Luckily, there's one on hand... and his name is Shrek.

-Come prepared with a song to sing (a cappella) to show us your vocals.
-Bring a rehearsed monolauge to demonstrate your acting skills.
-This production showcases actors of ages 10+ (Including Adults).
-You only need to call and register for ONE time slot listed above.
-You need to arrive 15 mins prior to your scheduled audition time to fill out your audition paperwork.
-Please wear comfortable clothing as you learn a quick dance number as part of the audition process.
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Role # 1 Shrek
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Prides himself on being a big, green, terrifying ogre. Shrek was kicked out at a young age to live alone until the fairytale creatures disturb him in his swamp. In an effort to regain his peace he goes on a trip along the way meeting Donkey who accompanies him the rest of his journey to Duloc, to save Princess Fiona and back again.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Princess Fiona
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Has spent most of her life locked in a dragon-guarded castle, reading fairytales about damsels being rescued by handsome and charming princes, Shes a too-smart, tough-as-nails girl who cant help burping or launching into hand-to-hand cobat when the situation calls for it. Must have excellent comedic chops, and dance skills, tap required.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Lord Farquaad
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A pompous and power-hungry litle villain with a raging Napoleon complex and an intense dislike of all fairytale creatures. Seeking an actor with very short stature or willing to perform on knees.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Shreks self-appointed sidekick, as charming as he is clingy, a bright-eyed motor mouth whose eargerness & quick wit barely disguise his desperate need for a friend. Great comic skill.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Fairy Tale Creatures: excellent singer-actors.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Puss in Boots
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is Shreks friend and sidekick. Loosely based on the fairytale character Puss in Boots as well as being a kind of parody of Zorro, he is a smooth-talking cat with a Spanish accent, usually wearing a cavaliers hat, a belt with a sword, a small black cape, and small Corinthian boots.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

A Female dragon wife of donkey.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 The Gingerbread Man
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a live talking gingerbread man and one of Shrek friends.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 9 King Artie
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a supporting character who appears only in Shrek the Third and is loosely based on King Arthur.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is a live wooden puppet who befriends Shrek. He cannot lie without having his nose growing very long, and he deeply dreams to become a real boy.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 Big Bad Wolf
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is based loosely on the eponymous fairytale character, but differs from it by being a kind character. He rarely speaks, and when he does, his voice is somewhat dull and monotonous.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 12 Three Little Pigs
Seeking 3 talent(s) for this role

Are friends of Shrek and the others. In the original book and in the film, they are among the many fairytale creatures to be banished into Shreks swamp by Lord Farquaad. One of the pigs stated that Lord Farquaad huffed and puffed and signed an eviction notice.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 Three Blind Mice
Seeking 3 talent(s) for this role

Are a trio of identical blind mice brothers that are friends with Shrek and the others.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 14 Dronkeys
Seeking 3 talent(s) for this role

Dronkeys are the hybrid offspring of Dragon and Donkey.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Ogre children of Shrek and Princess Fiona.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 16 Fergus
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Ogre children of Shrek and Princess Fiona.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Ogre children of Shrek and Princess Fiona.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 Queen Lillian
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is the queen of Far Far Away, wife of King Harold, mother of Princess Fiona, and mother in-law of Shrek.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Was the king of Far Far Away, husband of Queen Lillian, father of Princess Fiona, and father in-law of Shrek.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Doris the Ugly Stepsister. She is based off one of Cinderella's two stepsisters.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is one of Princess Fionas friends. She has a talent for singing, which she uses to charm animals and make them follow her orders. She is shown to be very proud and vain, even boasting how she won Fairest In The Land from the Wicked Queen.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is one of Princess Fionas friends. She has a talent for singing, which she uses to charm animals and make them follow her orders. She is shown to be very proud and vain, even boasting how she won Fairest In The Land from the Wicked Queen.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is one of Princess Fionas friends. She has a talent for singing, which she uses to charm animals and make them follow her orders. She is shown to be very proud and vain, even boasting how she won Fairest In The Land from the Wicked Queen.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is a retired wizard teacher from Arties high school, Worcestershire, in Shrek the Third.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is an ogre and the second-in-command of the Ogre Resistance in Shrek Forever After. He uses his nose as their horn.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 26 Cookie
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is an ogre and a chef for the Ogre Resistance in Shrek Forever After. Food is his only weapon against the witches and Rumpelstiltskin. His signature dish is the chimichanga, of which he takes a cartful to the ambush of Rumplestiltskin.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is a female ogre. She is a member of the Ogre Resistance.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 28 Fairy Godmother
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is a scheming, conniving opportunist, loosely based on the fairy-tale Cinderellas Fairy Godmother. She seeks to get the best for herself and her son Prince Charming, rather than others. She often resorts to blackmail and trickery through magic to get her way.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is a short man who makes magical deals (complete with contracts). He has a giant pet goose named Fifi.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Married to jill in the film Puss in Boots.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 31 Jill
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Married to jack in the film Puss in Boots.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 32 Captain Hook
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A captain appears in the bar of the Poison Apple, where he plays the piano and sings Little Drop of Poison and People Just Ain t No Good.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 33 Thelonious
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Appears as one of Lord Farquaads henchmen.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 34 Rapunzel
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Is one of Princess Fionas friends. She is snobbish, opinionated, vain, and does not seem to get along with the bossy Snow White.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 35 Cyclops
Seeking 2 talent(s) for this role

Is the bouncer for the Poison Apple.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 36 Mabel
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Mabel the Ugly Stepsister is the sister of Doris and the stepsister of Cinderella.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 37 The Evil Trees
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Appearing briefly in the second film and more prominently in the third, the two Evil Trees help Prince Charming. In one scene of the third film, their names are revealed to be Ed and Steve. In the same scene, they explain that it is hard to find work, since most of the world is against them.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 38 The Evil Queen
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

She assists Prince Charming in taking over Far Far Away when Prince Charming visits the Poison Apple bar. Prince Charming refers to her as the Wicked Witch.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 39 The Puppet Master
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Appears in Shrek the Third where Prince Charming convinces him to join his brigade by describing how Pinocchio has gone to look for his real father and never writes. His only line is I hate that little wooden puppet.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Makes a cameo appearance in the Poisoned Apple during the second film and appears in the third film with Prince Charming in his invasion of villains. He seems to be a good friend of Captain Hook. He reveals that he has always wanted to play the flute, which, since he has no head, would be difficult at best.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is Rumpelstiltskins giant pet goose.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Are shown as patrons at the bar of the Poison Apple when Prince Charming rallies the fairytale villains to take over Far Far Away. The witches carry out an air raid, dropping the evil trees from there to attack the citizens.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 43 Monsieur Robin Hood
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Believing Shrek to be kidnapping Princess Fiona, he tries to save her with the aid of his Merry Men. They are defeated by Princess Fiona, who uses her kung-fu skills. Robin is portrayed as more of a misunderstanding nuisance than a threatening villain, as he genuinely believes that Shrek was going to harm Fiona. He and the Merry Men attend Shrek and Fiona's wedding, proving that there was no malice.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Is one of Arthurs classmates in high school.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 45 The Black Knight
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The gibberish-speaking Black Knight appears in black armor and a red cape in Shrek Super Slam. He is available as a standard character and his slam is the Seismic Smash.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 46 The Pied Piper
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The Pied Piper appears briefly in the first film, among the fairy tale creatures exiled in Shrek's swamp, where he rallies many rats with his enchanted flute.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -