Submissions: BILLY ELLIOT

May 21, 2018

 

Submissions are now being accepted for our 2019 production of BILLY ELLIOT (Music by Elton John. Book and lyrics by Lee Hall.) Auditions will be held in June, date and time tbd.

1st rehearsal: 3/12/19. 1st performance: 4/4/19. Final performance: 4/20/19.

Seeking AEA and non-AEA Kansas City-based performers.

 

INSTRUCTIONS

Email casting@spinningtreetheatre.com with the following:

  • Your headshot and resumé attached (not in Google doc form)
  • Your Equity status: AEA or non-Equity. (Spinning Tree does participate in the EMC program; however, If you are EMC, you are non-Equity.)
  • The role you are seeking if you care to be specific. If you are not sure, leave this blank.

Do not send multiple emails. No phone calls, please.

If the creative team would like you to audition, you will receive a reply email with the date and time.

 

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN

Kids

  • Billy Elliot – age 10-13, male – excellent actor/dancer/singer
  • Michael – age 10-13, male – excellent comic actor/dancer/singer
  • Ballet girls – age 10-13, female – dancer/singers

Adults

  • Billy’s Dad – age 35-45, male – excellent actor/singer
  • Mrs. Wilkinson – age 40-50, female – excellent actor/singer/dancer
  • Tony (Billy’s brother) – age 18-25 – excellent actor who sings well
  • Billy’s Grandma – (this role is cast)
  • Male Ensemble – excellent singer/dancers
  • Female Ensemble – excellent singer/dancers

Supporting roles (including Mum & Mr. Braithwaite) will be cast from Adult Ensemble

 

Please Note:

Performers of all ethnic and racial backgrounds are encouraged to attend.

We are currently unable to provide housing for out of town actors. Local hires only.

Video submissions will not be accepted at this time.