FUNNY GIRL

Auditions

Rogue Music Theatre is holding auditions for their upcoming production of FUNNY GIRL, a funny yet touching story based on the life of Fanny Brice who was never expected to go far in show business, yet with her own form of grit and smarts made it to the top of Broadway and the Ziegfeld Follies.

funny Girl Poster2Characters needed:
JOHN, a stage manager, 20 -30
EMMA, Fanny’s assistant 20 - 30
MRS. BRICE, Fanny’s mother, 50 -60
MRS. STRAKOSH, Mrs. Brice’s friend, 50 – 60
MRS. MEEKER, Same
MRS. O’MALLEY, Same
TOM KEENEY, Owner, Keeney’s Music Hall 50 – 60
EDDIE RYAN, Director/Choreographer, 30s
HECKIE, a cab driver, 30’s
2 WORKMEN, 20 – 50
SNUB TAYLOR, The Cornet Man, 20-30 (can mime playing the cornet)
FIVE FINGER FINNEY, Band member, 20 – 30
TRUMPET SOLOIST, 20 – 60
BUBBLES, A dancer, chorus girl,20s
POLLY, A dancer, chorus girl 20s
MAUDE, A dancer, chorus girl 20s
NICK ARNSTEIN, A slick, attractive, wealthy gambler and con-artist 30 – 40
FLORENZ ZIEGFELD, JR., Owner, Ziegfeld Follies, 50s
MIMSEY, Ziegfeld showgirl, 20s
ZIEGFELD TENOR, A Ziegfeld tenor, 20 – 60
JODY, A Ziegfeld lead dancer, 20s
ADOLPH, Brice Saloon bartender, 30 – 40
MRS. NADLER, A neighbor, 30s
PAUL, A waiter captain, 30s
CATHY, A dancer, 20s
VERA, A dancer, 20s
JENNY, A dancer, 20s,
BEN, An audience member, 30s
MRS WINSTON, An audience member, 60s
MRS. VANCE, An audience member, 60s
MR. DAVIS, An audience member, 50s
MR. RENALDI, An agent, 50s

NOTE: The role of Fanny Brice will be played by Janeen McGinnis. Also, much of the company will play more than one role listed above. Everyone will be busy.

 

AUDITION TIMES AND LOCATION

TIMES:
Saturday, April 9, 10:00 – 2:00
Sunday, April 10, 1:00 – 5:00
Saturday, April 16, 10:00 – 2:00
Sunday, April 17, 1:00 – 5:00

LOCATION
Grants Pass YMCA

REQUIREMENTS
Come with a PREPARED 1 – 2 minute comedic monologue and a song. There is no accompaniment so bring a CD for your music. A player will be provided. NO ACCOPELLA.

Rehearsals will start the last week of April or first week of May.

Performances dates are:
August 18, 19, 20, 26, 27, 28 at the Grants Pass High School Performing Arts Center (PAC)