|October 21, 2017|
|11:00 am||to||6:00 pm|
The Grove Theatre in Upland, Ca is having open auditions for its upcoming production Waistwatchers the Musical.
Please prepare a 1-minute comedic monologue and an up-tempo song of your choice (Broadway or pop – whichever you’d prefer).
WHEN: Saturday, October 21st 11am-6pm Please send an e-mail to PlayhouseProductionsAD@gmail.com to schedule a 10-minute slot. Please include a headshot and resume in this e-mail.
WHERE: The Grove Theatre — 276 E. 9th Street in Upland, CA.
WHO: Female performers both union and non-union are welcome to audition. Please see character breakdowns below.
WHAT ELSE: Rehearsals will begin on Tuesday, January 30th for 3 weeks. Opening date is set for Thursday, February 22nd. The show will run for 6 weeks through April 1st with the possibility of an extension. This is a paid gig.
All ethnicities welcome. Looking for the following characters:
CARLA (age 25-35) – Carla is the owner and trainer of Miss Cook’s Women’s Gym. Carla is a high energy and enthusiastic personal trainer that guides the other 3 women through a series of workouts throughout her one-week boot camp. Carla has three insatiable passions: working out, chocolate, and younger men! The role requires a trained performer that is a very strong singer and dancer that also has strong comedic timing and instinct. Role requires a rock soprano belt.
CHERYL (age 35-45) – Cheryl is a businesswoman with a husband and one child. Cheryl is focused on her career, sharp, funny, and practical. Cheryl’s husband has recently discovered viagra and has rediscovered his desire for her, this results in Cheryl becoming pregnant and trying to find ways to balance her career and a new baby. The role requires a trained performer that is a very strong singer and dancer that also has strong comedic timing and instinct.
CONNIE (age 35-55) – Connie has come to the gym to feel sexy again. Having been married for years and raising two children, she has lost control of her eating habits. While she was never skinny, Connie has gotten to a point where she no longer wants to feel like she isn’t in control of her health. Connie has an acerbic and direct sense of humor. This character sings the show’s 11th hour number and has to have a very strong belt. The role requires a trained performer that is a very strong singer and dancer that also has strong comedic timing and instinct. Role requires a strong belter.
CINDY (age 35-45) – Cindy is a flighty woman who has recently discovered that her husband has been cheating on her. She is coming back to the gym to work her body back into shape so that she compete with the “25-year-old bimbo” that her husband has left her for. Cindy is also looking for a job now that she is newly single. The role requires a trained performer that is a very strong singer and dancer that also has strong comedic timing and instinct. Role requires a strong soprano rock belt.