A Christmas Carol
AUDITIONS: October 13-14, 2020
LOOKING FOR 1 small boy and 5 adults ages 18+. All experience levels and races/ethnicities are encouraged to audition.
Auditions: October 13 & 14
Callbacks, if needed: Thursday, October 15
First rehearsal: Monday, October 19
Technical Rehearsals: December 5-6
Performances: The production will be performed live at QCT with audiences of 50, December 9-13, 16-20.
A Christmas Carol, based on the book by Charles Dickens, tells the story of the redemption of a human soul. This play with music follows the ever powerful story of Scrooge, a lonely miser, who, through the help of spirits and visions from his past, present and future, finds a second chance to become a loving, generous human being. This adaptation by playwright Christopher Schario utilizes a cast of 6 actors and 1 musician to play all of the characters.
If interested in auditioning, take note of the following:
- Rehearsals will be conducted in-person following safety guidelines.
- Auditions will be held as individual 10-minute sessions in person at QCT.
- To prepare for the audition, please read the entire script:
(password: membership) Specific audition pages will be announced at a later date. There is nothing to memorize for the audition, but a familiarity with the script is strongly encouraged.
- Sign up for an audition appointment here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0548A8A72BAAFA7-achristmas
- Prior to your audition, please fill out this online audition form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeHS_kqwKL0rab4Y27ZqixOMh5h7BiSlKbpSr17qtdxuqsqHA/viewform?usp=sf_link
- Those auditioning should wear a mask until they enter the audition space for their individual appointment.
A fiddler is also required for this production. If interested in being considered for the musician role, please contact Artistic Director Brandon Thomsen: firstname.lastname@example.org / 217-222-3209
11-12: Scrooge, Fred
14: Bob Cratchit, Scrooge
17: Marley, Scrooge
19: Christmas Past, Scrooge
25, 29: Christmas Present
27: Bob Cratchit
29, 34: Mrs. Cratchit, Bob Cratchit
33: Old Joe, Charwoman
36-37: Turkey Boy, Scrooge