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Apr 30th - May 3rd

Jekyll and Hyde: The Musical Auditions

  • Location: Shoals Theatre
  • 123 N Seminary Street
  • Florence, AL 35630

Jekyll and Hyde: The Musical Auditions

**** ATTENTION ALL SINGERS AND ACTORS****
ANNOUNCING AUDITIONS FOR JEKYLL & HYDE: THE MUSICAL presented by the Zodiac Players will be Saturday February 1, 2020 from 10:30a.m. to 12:30p.m. and Sunday February 2, 2020 from 2:00p.m. to 4:00p.m. at the Shoals Theatre. Located at 123 N Seminary St, Florence, Alabama.

Directed by Julia Matthews
Musical Direction led by Gene Anne Gifford
Orchestration led by Nick Murphy
Scene Design by Dr. David Ruebhausen

Performance dates are April 30, 2020 through May 2, 2020 at 7:30p.m., and May 3, at 2:00p.m. at the Shoals Theatre.

**Winner of 4 Tony Awards** Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical is based on the classic story and featuring a thrilling score of pop rock hits from multi Grammy and Tony nominated Frank Wildhorn and double Oscar and Grammy winning Leslie Bricusse, Jekyll & Hyde is an evocative, gripping tale of a brilliant mind gone horrifically awry that has mesmerized audiences all across the world.

***If you are auditioning for the role of Dr. Jekyll you MUST audition with the song “Confrontation” from the musical Jekyll & Hyde.***

*Those auditioning for the role of Lucy or Emma must audition with a song of your choosing from the musical Jekyll & Hyde.

*If you are auditioning for ANY ADDITIONAL ROLE in this POWERFUL ENSEMBLE you may sing at least 60 seconds of ANY song from a musical that best showcases your vocal ability.

*All auditioning will be asked to do a cold reading from the script.

*Bluetooth speaker, cord hookup, and a cd player will be available
*NO accompanist provided, but you may provide your own.
Any questions/concerns/trouble with tracks, please feel free to contact Julia Matthews at 256-762-9121

Cast Size: Approximately 25-30
Cast Type: Adults
Supports Non-Traditional Casting

Characters Include:

Henry Jekyll / Edward Hyde
Jekyll is a doctor obsessed with discovering the true nature behind the good and evil in man and Emma's fiancée. After he uses an experimental formula on himself, his evil side - Edward Hyde - takes control. As Hyde, he is violent, commanding, and a sexual deviant attracted to Lucy.
Gender: Male Tenor
Vocal range top: A4 Vocal range bottom: Bb2

Lucy Harris
The gorgeous 'main attraction' at a local gentleman's club. At the bottom of her luck, she becomes the object of Hyde's obsession. Lucy is feisty and wild, but also cautious and aware.
Gender: Female Mezzo-Soprano
Vocal range top: F#5 Vocal range bottom: G#3

Emma Carew
The daughter of Chairman Danvers and Jekyll's beloved fiancée who is refined and desired by all of the socialite men.
Gender: Female Soprano
Vocal range top: C6 Vocal range bottom: A3

Gabriel John Utterson
Serves as Jekyll's lawyer and helpful friend. He advises the troubled doctor on personal and professional affairs.
Gender: Male Baritone, Bass
Vocal range top: F#4 Vocal range bottom: B2

Sir Danvers Carew
Emma's loving father and Chairman of the Board of Governors. A charming and gentle man.
Gender: Male Baritone
Vocal range top: F#4 Vocal range bottom: C3

Simon Stride
The secretary of the Board of Governors and Jekyll's rival for Emma's affections.
Male Baritone Vocal range top: G4 Vocal range bottom: A2

Lady Beaconsfield
A part of the Board of Governors that rejects Dr. Jekyll's experimental proposal, and soon incur the wrath of Hyde.
Female Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano



Bishop Of Basingstoke
A hypocritical, sadistic man of the cloth and a member of the Board of Governors.
Male Baritone Vocal range top: G4 Vocal range bottom: C#3

Lord Savage
A part of the Board of Governors that rejects Dr. Jekyll's experimental proposal, and soon incur the wrath of Hyde.
Gender: Male Tenor

General Lord Glossop
A pompous retired army man and member of the Board of Governors.
Male Baritone Vocal range top: C4 Vocal range bottom: G#3

Spider
Lucy's handler/pimp and the benefactor of the Red Rat; he mistreats her and the other girls.
Male Spoken Baritone, Bass

Sir Archibald Proops
A part of the Board of Governors that rejects Dr. Jekyll's experimental proposal, and soon incur the wrath of Hyde.
Male Baritone


Nellie
A fellow worker at the Red Rat, she's Lucy's friend and confidant. She flirts with anyone shamelessly.
Female Mezzo-Soprano

Poole
Jekyll's butler, Poole is generally in charge of letting people in to see Jekyll.
Male Spoken

Ensemble/The People of London
Aristocrats; Street People; Servants; Society Guests; Prostitutes; Policemen, Customers, Inmate, Orderly, Minister

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