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"Mary Poppins" Auditions-Austin, TX - Casting ID # 1608699
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Austin, TX Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 01-19-20
Audition Date 04-19-20 Submission deadline 04-18-20
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
Based on the stories by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, Mary Poppins takes us on a magical and thrilling journey. When a mysterious nanny suddenly appears at the Banks household in Edwardian London to care for Jane and Michael Banks, adventure abounds. As she whisks them away to teach them that magic can be found in everyday life, Jane and Michael (and their parents) discover the true meaning of family.

Role # 1 Bert
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The narrator of the story, is a good friend to Mary Poppins. Bert is a chimney sweep and a sidewalk artist. Bert watches over the children and the goings-on around Cherry Tree Lane.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 George Banks
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Husband to Winifred and father to Jane and Michael, is a banker to the very fiber of his being. Demanding "precision and order" in his household, and believes that Miss Andrew, his cruel, strict childhood nanny, gave him the perfect upbringing. Strong Actor and Good Singer that may speak/sing some songs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Robertson Ay
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The houseboy to the Banks family. Forgetful and clumsy, he often bungles simple tasks. Comedic actor.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

All ensembles require group singing; featured roles require either solo singing or solo acting, or both.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Von Hussler
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

All ensembles require group singing; featured roles require either solo singing or solo acting, or both.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 John Northbrook
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

All ensembles require group singing; featured roles require either solo singing or solo acting, or both.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

All ensembles require group singing; featured roles require either solo singing or solo acting, or both.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

All ensembles require group singing; featured roles require either solo singing or solo acting, or both.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

All ensembles require group singing; featured roles require either solo singing or solo acting, or both.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Jane and Michael Banks's new nanny. Mary Poppins is a complex character. She is extraordinary and strange, very particular, and sometimes a little frightening, but her heart is filled with warmth and kindness. Excellent Singer and Actor who should be able to move well. (If a strong tapper, possible featured dance opportunities). Demanding amount of lines, songs and dance/movement.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 Winifred Banks
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

George's wife and Jane and Michael's mother. She is a loving homemaker who is busy trying to live up to her husband's social aspirations while striving to be a model wife and mother. Strong actor and good singer.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 12 Jane Banks
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The high-spirited daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Banks, bright, but willful. Strong Actor and Good Singer, with a demanding amount stage time.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

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

The housekeeper and cook for the Banks family. Overworked, she's always complaining that the house is understaffed. Strong actor with some singing.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Miss Andrew is George's overbearing and scary childhood nanny. She is a bully who only knows one way of doing things: her way. Strong Singer and Actor.
Miss Andrew


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Mrs. Corry owns a magical Talking Shop. She is a mysterious woman of indeterminate age, but has plenty of spirit and colorful personality. Strong Actor with some singing who's not afraid to be over the top in this fun role.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

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

The Bird Woman is covered in a patchwork of old shawls, her pockets stuffed with bags of crumbs for the birds. She tries to sell the crumbs to Passersby, who ignore her as if she doesn't exist. Good Actor with Character singing voice.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Chimney Sweeps: Advanced Tap solo and group dance opportunities.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 Katie Nanna
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

All ensembles require group singing; featured roles require either solo singing or solo acting, or both.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

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

All ensembles require group singing; featured roles require either solo singing or solo acting, or both.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 20 to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

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

The cheeky son of Mr. and Mrs. Banks. Excitable and naughty, he adores his father and longs desperately for his attention. (Reads onstage as younger than Jane.) Strong Actor and Good Singer, with a demanding amount of stage time.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 10 to 15
Ethnicity: Any -

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

Chimney Sweeps: Advanced Tap solo and group dance opportunities.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 15
Ethnicity: Any -

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

All ensembles require group singing; featured roles require either solo singing or solo acting, or both.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 10 to 15
Ethnicity: Any -