Musical: Drowsy Chaperone

In the Okanogan Middle/ High School Cafetorium


On audition day - October 28, 2017

Please arrive early and be prepared to stay throughout the day. Wear clothing that you can move in as the dance audition will occur simultaneously. Please prepare a song (32 measures) and bring sheet music. An accompanist will be provided. Be prepared to provide a list of any scheduling conflicts through May 2018. Rehearsals will begin in February with some dance workshops held prior based on cast availability. 

Character Breakdown
(No roles have been precast)

Man In Chair
Musical theatre aficionado who mourns the end of the Golden Era. He narrates the show as he listens to the record on vinyl.
Gender: Male
Age: 30 to 50

Mrs. Tottendale
The air-headed, proper, and bossy host of the wedding.
Gender: Female
Age: 50 to 60
Vocal range top: Db5
Vocal range bottom: G3

Underling
Mrs. Tottendale's savvy butler who is thrifty and stiff yet has an understated sense of humor.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 50
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: Ab2

Robert Martin
The dashing, ever-cheerful groom; played by matinee-idol Percy Hyman.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: Ab4
Vocal range bottom: C3

George
Robert's anxious, dim-witted best man who has Robert's best-interest always at heart.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 50
Vocal range top: Bb4
Vocal range bottom: F3

Feldzieg
Broadway producer who is desperate for his star to return to his show; played by Jack Adler.
Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: Db4
Vocal range bottom: Db3

Kitty
Feldzieg's dim-witted companion who has hopes of being a star; played by Sadie Adler.
Gender: Female
Age: 25 to 30
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: Bb3

Gangsters
Posing as pastry chefs, this duo is intending to collect from Feldzieg; played by the vaudeville duo Tall Brothers.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: Gb4
Vocal range bottom: Db3

Aldolpho
European self-proclaimed "ladies man"; played by former silent movie star Roman Bartelli.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: A#2

Janet Van De Graaf
The famous bride. Glamorous and talented star of Feldzieg's Follies; played by rising star Jane Roberts.
Gender: Female
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: -1
Vocal range bottom: G3

The Drowsy Chaperone
Janet's alcoholic confidante and friend; played by well-established stage actress Beatrice Stockwell
Gender: Female
Age: 45 to 55
Vocal range top: D5
Vocal range bottom: F3

Trix
The brave and brash female aviator who, by chance, is recruited to perform the wedding.
Gender: Female
Age: 30 to 40
Vocal range top: Eb5
Vocal range bottom: Ab3

Ensemble
Staff; Reporters


​Absentee Auditions

Absentee Audtions will be handled by video submission which must be submitted by 5PM on Oct 28, audition day.  They will then be discussed and approved by the director​ in a timely manner.

Instructions: 

  • Film yourself performing your piece of music (32 measures or 2 minutes.) ​
  • ​​Vocals are the first hurdle. ​If ​you are ​chosen to contend for a dance part, ​you will be sent a video of the steps to learn or asked to meet with the choreographer.
  • Video Submissions must be turned in no later than Oct. 30, 2017 by emailing jillian@ovocmusic.org

Note: To pickup your tickets at the window, please type "Will Call" on the order notes during checkout.

Tickets

Musical: Drowsy Chaperone (Youth)$5.00A Musical Within a Comedy Within a Musical... or something like that!

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Musical: Drowsy Chaperone (Adult)$15.00A Musical Within a Comedy Within a Musical... or something like that!

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