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"Jekyll and Hyde"-Jacksonville, FL - Casting ID # 1608210
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Jacksonville, FL Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 01-13-20
Audition Date 03-08-20 Submission deadline 03-07-20
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
Based on the classic story by Robert Louis Stevenson and featuring a thrilling score of pop-rock hits from multi-Grammy- and Tony-nominated Frank Wildhorn and double-Oscar- and Grammy-winning Leslie Bricusse, murder and chaos are pitted against love and virtue in this sweeping gothic musical.

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.


Please come prepared with a 1-2 minute musical selection that best showcases your vocal ability. Selections from the musical are permitted if you wish. Please bring sheet music or an instrumental track; a Capella auditions are strongly discouraged. Wear clothing that you can comfortably move in as there will be a dance component to this audition. Even performers who are auditioning for non-singing or non-dancing roles will be expected to sing and dance at the audition. There will also be an acting segment dedicated to cold reading portions of the script. portions of

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

Dr. Henry Jekyll/Mr. Edward Hyde: two polar opposite characters portrayed by the same actor, Jekyll is a dignified and ambitious scientist, Hyde is a crazed and lustful murderer, a dynamic leading man required with a lot of charisma and a strong tenor voice to several sustained A\'s above middle C, a strong dancer preferred but not required, must be comfortable with mature material as well as staged scenes of combat and violence


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Jekyll's beautiful and incredibly loyal fiance with a wit to rival his own, a good subtle actress is required for this role and she should light up the stage whenever she appears, a versatile vocalist required with a strong belting voice and a legit soprano voice up to a high C, a strong dancer is not required for this role but must move well


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Lucy Harris
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The stunning main attraction at the Red Rat pub, a prostitute with a heart of gold, this actress must be comfortable with mature material, a strong belting range required to an E, a very strong dancer is required for this role.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Jekyll's lawyer and closest friend, concerned for Jekyll's wellbeing but remains loyal to his friend always, a strong actor is required for this role with a powerful baritenor voice to a high A with ease, this is a non-dancing role


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 69
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Sir Danvers Carew
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Emma's doting and very protective father, supports Jekyll's work but finds it hard to tolerate his abrasive behavior, a strong singer is not required for this role but must be able to carry a baritone melody line for several simple solos throughout, strong acting is key for this role, this is a non-dancing role


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 79
Ethnicity: Any -

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

A pompous religious leader, the leader of the Board of Governors and a lustful hypocrite, a strong actor required for this role with great physicality, a soaring tenor voice required for this role, a strong dancer is not required but must be very physically fit and move well


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 59
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Secretary to the Board of Governors and Jekyll's rival for Emma's affection, a deeply bitter man, a strong actor required for this role with a pleasant baritone voice up to an F, a strong dancer is not required but preferably a very physically fit actor who moves well


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

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

The owner of the Red Rat and a violent, seductive pimp, he exudes sex and danger at all times, a strong singer is not required for this role but must be able to carry a simple baritone melody line, a strong dancer is preferred for this role


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 59
Ethnicity: Any -

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

A flirtatious prostitute at the Red Rat and Lucy's closest friend, a strong mezzo soprano voice needed for several solo lines throughout, should be the strongest female dancer in the show with a magnetic lovable energy


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 19 to 29
Ethnicity: Any -

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

A judgemental aristocratic woman on the Board of Governors, must have good comic acting ability without being over the top, a strong classical soprano voice is required for this role, this is a non-dancing role


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 50 to 59
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 General Lord Glossop
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

General Lord Glossop: 40s+, an intimidating and traditionalist war hero on the Board of Governors, must command the stage at all times, a strong singer is not required for this role but must be able to hold a simple bass harmony, this is a non-dancing role


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 12 Sir Archibald Proops
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

An arrogant fop of a man on the Board of Governors, must have at least a pleasant baritenor range for a few solo lines, a strong dancer is not required, but the actor must be physically fit and move well


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 Lord Theodore Savage
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

An arrogant and cowardly yet very self assured gentleman on the Board of Governors, must have good comic acting chops, a strong singer not required but must be able to hold a harmony, this is a non-dancing role


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 50 to 59
Ethnicity: Any -

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

The intimidating and commanding headmistress of the girls at the Red Rat, sings with the ensemble with one solo line, a German accent is a plus, this is a non-dancing role


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Jekyll's manservant, this is a great role for someone who wants to perform but doesn't want to sing or dance at all, this role will also double as Jekyll's comatosed father and a minister



Searchable talent specs :

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

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

An apothecary, a strong singer and dancer is preferred as this role will double at various places in the ensemble


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 49
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 17 The Street Dandy
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The leader of the ensemble, should be full of charm and likability, a strong tenor voice and an incredibly strong dancer required for this role


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 19 to 39
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 The Ensemble
Seeking 10 talent(s) for this role

Seeking a strong ensemble of singers and dancers to populate the streets of London and take on very specific characters within the ensemble, all ages (16+), ethnicities and levels of experience encouraged


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 16 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -