Auditions

A Christmas Carol
Directed by Vito Abate

Auditions for A Christmas Carol will be held at Theatre Charlotte on Saturday, October 11 and Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 1:00p.m. This version, adapted by Romulus Linney, has never been produced at Theatre Charlotte.

For auditions:
- Please plan to arrive within the first 30 minutes.*
- Bring a resume if you have one and a headshot or any recent photo (a b&w copy is fine), as well as all known conflicts starting October 26.
- Auditionees should be prepared to do a cold reading from the script, and sing a verse of a Christmas carol of their choice (a cappella).

ALL ROLES ARE AVAILABLE. Seeking males and females, all types, ages 9 and up. No experience necessary.

Here is a partial cast list:
Ebenezer Scrooge
Bob Cratchit
Fred
Marley The Ghost of Christmas Past (male)
Boy Scrooge
Fan
Mr. Fezziwig
Young Scrooge
Mrs. Fezziwig
Belle
The Ghost of Christmas Present
Mrs. Cratchit
The Cratchit Children: Peter, Belinda, Gillian, Miranda, Martha, Tiny Tim
Julia, Fred's wife
Lucy, Julia's sister
Mr. Topper
The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come
Old Joe
Charwoman
Undertaker's Woman
Laundress

There are also many other speaking and non-speaking roles. Being cast in multiple roles is possible. Some speaking roles will also be part of the ensemble. Also seeking dancers and actor-musicians.

*If you are unable to arrive within 30 minutes or to make either audition date, or have any questions please let us know by emailing: achristmascarol2014@yahoo.com

A preview of the script can be found here.



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General Information

Anyone interested in performing on stage at Theatre Charlotte is welcome to audition. For musicals, generally you will be required to prepare a song and bring the sheet music to the audition and come dressed to move. For non-musicals you will most likely be asked to read scenes from the script. Perusal copies of scripts are often available for those interested in auditioning. Rehearsals are usually held Sunday through Thursday evenings.