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Auditions for "The Sound of Music"-Miami, FL - Casting ID # 1608557
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Miami, FL Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 01-16-20
Audition Date 01-27-20 Submission deadline 01-26-20
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
The inspirational story follows Maria, an ebullient postulant who serves as governess to the 7 children of Captain Von Trapp, who brings music and joy to the household. But as the forces of Nazism take hold of Austria, the Von Trapp family must make a moral decision.

Preparation:
- Please prepare 32 bars of a musical theatre song in the style o the show. Provide music backing tracks on CD, phone or MP3. Wear appropriate clothing and shoes in which to learn a dance combination. Be prepared to cold read from the script. read

Role # 1 Maria Rainer
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A postulant at Nonnberg Abbey – young, free spirited, warm, gentle and kind with much determination. (Musical theatre mix/soprano, dance)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 35
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Captain Georg
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Captain Georg von Trapp - A retired Austrian naval captain. Polished, yet very military in the way he runs his life to repress his sadness over the death of his wife; underneath, he is warm, understanding, and determined. (baritone, moves well)


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 3 Max Detweiller
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Charming and vital; a man of sophistication who enjoys the good life; true and loyal friend to the von Trapp family. (tenor/baritone, moves well)


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

A baroness of taste and elegance, sophisticated, dignified and mature. (mezzo soprano, moves well)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 34 to 45
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Motherly, understanding, strong and authoritative, but kind. (legit soprano, wide vocal range, very strong actress)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 40 to 55
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Sister Berthe
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Mistress of Novices, prudish, straight laced with a quick tongue, she is less tolerant than other nuns. (alto, moves well)


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Mistress of Postulants, very kind, understanding and concerned. (mezzo, moves well)


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Neither demanding nor critical, sticks with the rules. (soprano, moves well)


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

The von Trapp butler, rather formal but not without spirit, he is very German and loyal to the Fascist cause. (non-singing)


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

The housekeeper, stoic, very little personality; she does her job efficiently but without affection. Strong and somewhat dominating. (non-singing)


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 11 Herr Zeller
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Stern and unsmiling, a typical Nazi official whose primary concern is to see that everyone toes the line. (non-singing)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 40 to 55
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 12 Rolf Gruber
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Suitor to Liesl, telegram delivery boy, later Nazi soldier. A very pleasant young man, somewhat aggressive but in a gentle way. (low tenor, dance)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 17 to 22
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 Liesl von Trapp
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The oldest child, blossoming into a young lady with an interest in boys. She has a maternal edge to her and cares very deeply for her younger siblings. (mezzo, dance)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 13 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 14 Friedrich von Trapp
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Tough exterior, very much trying to be "the man" of the family.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 13 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 15 Louisa von Trapp
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Rebellious attitude.



Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 13 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 16 Kurt von Trapp
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Gentle and mischievous. (falsetto)


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 13 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 17 Brigitta von Trapp
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Smart, reads a lot.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 13 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 Marta von Trapp
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Very sweet and gentle.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 5 to 12
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 19 Gretl von Trapp
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Must have the cute factor.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 5 to 12
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 20 Nazi soldiers
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of Male Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 21 Neighbors
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of Male Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 22 Salzburg Citizens
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of Male Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 23 Georg's Friends
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of Male Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 24 Salzburg Citizens
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of Female Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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

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

Part of Female Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 26 Nuns
Seeking 3 talent(s) for this role

Part of Female Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 27 Novices
Seeking 3 talent(s) for this role

Part of Female Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 28 Postulants
Seeking 3 talent(s) for this role

Part of Female Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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

Role # 29 Contestants
Seeking 5 talent(s) for this role

Part of Female Chorus Members.


Searchable talent specs :

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