Trinity Players is pleased to announce open auditions for THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW by Richard O’Brien. This sexy spoof of sci-fi and horror B movies features irresistible classics like “The Time Warp” and “Sweet Transvestite.”
Directed by Amy Emke, with musical direction by John Barath, the show opens on Mischief Night, October 30, 2015 with an 8pm performance, and two shows on October 31 at 7 pm and midnight with a rocking party in between! What a fabulous way to celebrate Halloween! We’re going to have a blast, so come join our cast and/or crew! After all, as Frank says, “Don’t dream it — be it.”
Auditions are July 19 and 20 at 7 pm at Pawling Public Radio, 26 East Main Street, (the CVS building) in Pawling, NY. Performances are October 30, 31 and (technically) November 1 at Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center in Poughkeepsie, NY. If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be prepared for cold readings from the script and to sing an upbeat show tune or pop/rock number. Please provide either piano sheet music in the correct key or an accompaniment CD.
USHERETTE/MAGENTA: Female, Age Flexible (Range: Mezzo Soprano Belt, Bb3-Eb5). One of Frank’s servants.
BRAD: Male, 26-35 (Range: Bari Tenor, Bb2-G4). Quirky, but very much in love with his fiancé, Janet. Overly optimistic at times.
JANET: Female, 26-35 (Range: Mezzo Soprano Belt, A3-Eb5). Good girl who is madly in love with Brad. Always seems to be frightened of something. Keeps losing more of her clothes throughout the story. Emotionally weak and caves into pressure easily.
NARRATOR: Male, Age Flexible (Range: Non-Singing Role. Follows our two heroes through the story by narrating directly to the audience.
RIFF RAFF: Male, 25-40 (Range: High Rock Tenor, D3-B4). Creepy man resembling more of a zombie. Often makes harmless conversation seem awkward and foreboding. One of Frank’s servants.
COLUMBIA: Female, Age Flexible (Range: Mezzo Soprano Belt, E4-E5). One of Frank’s servants.
FRANK ‘N’ FURTER: Male Transvestite, 30-45 (Range: Baritone, D3-G4). Master of the castle. Welcomes Janet and Brad with open arms. Obsessed with creating a man to be part of his sexual entourage. Master of seduction.
ROCKY: Male 18-30 (Range: Tenor, A3-G4). Frank’s magnificent creation. Sexually appealing with prominent muscles.
EDDIE/DR. SCOTT: Male, 28-40 (Range: Baritone, E3-F#4). Eddie, delivery man, “went to pieces.” Misses the rock and role of life. Comes back to life only to die after his solo. Scott is Eddie’s Uncle.
PHANTOMS – TRANSYLVANIANS (SATB) Various Singers.
Usherette may be doubled with Magenta. Dr. Scott and Eddie may be doubled.