La Cage Audition Submissions

LA CAGE AUX FOLLES

Music and lyrics by Jerry Herman

Book by Harvey Fierstein

Based on Jean Poiret’s play La Cage aux Folles

Director: Andrew Grayman-Parkhurst

Associate Choreographer: Valerie Martin

CONTRACT

AEA SPT 4 $392/week

Non-AEA $285/week 

Youth Roles receive travel stipend

SEEKING

We are seeking picture and resumé submissions for the characters listed below under Breakdown.

INSTRUCTIONS

Please submit by email your picture/resumé to casting@spinningtreetheatre.com

If possible, indicate role for which you would like to be seen.

Please include “La Cage Submission” in the subject line. Email submissions only, please.

PERSONNEL

Artistic Director – Michael Grayman-Parkhurst

Managing Director – Andrew Grayman-Parkhurst

DATES

First Rehearsal – March 30, 2020

Preview – April 17, 2020

Opening – April 18, 2020

Closing – May 3, 2020

Rehearsals are Monday-Friday 4:00-9:00pm and Saturday 1:00-6:00pm. 

Performances are Wednesday-Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 2:00pm.

BREAKDOWN

Conflicts cannot be considered.

GEORGES: Male, plays 40-50 (Vocal Range: G2-F4)

Albin’s partner; excellent actor, good singer/mover; charismatic.

JEAN-MICHEL: Male, plays 18 (Vocal Range: Baritone, A♯2-G4)
Son of Georges and Albin, earnest and in love with his fiancée, Anne; acts, sings, and moves well. Youth Role.

ANNE: Female, plays 18
Daughter of Dindons and Jean-Michel’s fiancée; outgoing; lovely dancer/actor. Youth Role.

JACOB: Male (Range: B2-A4)
Butler/maid; brilliant comedian who sings and moves well

EDOUARD DINDON: Male, plays 40’s-50’s (Vocal Range: B2-Eb4)
Anne’s father; right-wing radical politician; pompous; must sing and move well and be a fine comedian

MARIE DINDON: Female, plays 40’s-50’s (Vocal Range: F4-A5)
Anne’s mother; shy, retiring, repressed; good singer and actor who moves well

JACQUELINE: Female, plays 40’s-50’s (Vocal Range: B3-F5)
Friend of Georges and Albin; owns a chic restaurant; charming; very theatrical

RENAUD: Male, plays 40’s-50’s
Friend of Georges and Albin; owns a small cafe

FRANCIS: Male, plays 20’s-30’s
Stage manager in Georges’ club; strong actor

LES CAGELLES
Male performers in drag; strong singer/dancer/actors

The role of Albin/Zaza has been cast.

NOTES

Actors’ Equity Association is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, AEA encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to audition.

We are currently unable to provide housing for out of town actors. We would be happy to receive non-local submissions to be considered at a later date should anything change. Video submissions will not be accepted at this time.