ALL SHOOK UP AUDITIONS

Ages 14 and up – Sunday, December 10 and Monday, December 11, 2017

Directed by Delorna Toy
Choreograghed by Sarah Jane Toy
Musically Directed by Sandy Wallace

Rehearsals will be Sunday through Thursdays 6:30 – 9:30 pm (some Saturdays will be added).
Performances run March 2-18, Fridays @ 7:30 pm, Saturdays @ 2:30 and 7:30 pm and Sundays @ 2:30 pm.

Auditions are by appointment only. Time slots available in 10-minute increments on Sunday December 10 from 6-9 pm and Monday, December 11 from 6-9 pm. Sign Up at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0848AAA828A4F94-auditions. Callbacks will be Tuesday, December 12 @ 6:00 pm.

Please prepare 32 bars of a musical theatre song in the style of the show that shows off your vocal ability. You may sing a cappella or bring sheet music. An accompanist will be available. If available, please bring a current head shot or photo and resume.

North Canton Playhouse MAIN STAGE is located inside Hoover High School at 525 7th st. N.E. North Canton, Ohio 44720
Please enter at door #5.

If you have any questions please email Delorna Toy.

Available roles:
NATALIE HALLER/ED – A mechanic and small town tomboy girl who dreams of more. Dresses up as “Ed” to get closer to Chad. (Range: Strong Belt to C5)

CHAD – The ‘Elvis’ character. A great-lookin’, motorcycling, guitar-playing, leather-jacketed roustabout. (Range: Rock Baritone to A Flat)

JIM HALLER – Natalie’s widowed father. Down to earth and messy. (Range: Baritone to E Flat)

LORRAINE – (African American) Sylvia’s smart, sassy and sweet teenage daughter (Range: Strong Belt to C and Mix to High F)

DENNIS – A wide eyed, young, awkward, aspiring dentist. Natalie’s best friend and secret admirer (Range Tenor to B Flat)

MISS SANDRA – The beautiful, intellectual caretaker of the town’s museum. (Range: E3 to E4)

MAYOR MATILDA HYDE – The town’s prim and proper conservative Mayor (Range: C3 – G4)

DEAN HYDE – Mayor Matilda’s teenage son. He has spent his youth at military boarding schools and he has never disobeyed his mother. (Range: Tenor to B#)

SHERIFF EARL – The law in town and a man of few words. He loyally follows the Mayor wherever she goes. (Range: Baritone to E Flat)

ENSEMBLE + 5 PRINCIPLE DANCERS- Plays an assortment of townspeople and are an important part of this show and appear onstage in the majority of the scenes and musical numbers. It is a large ensemble with speaking roles, who also are featured in solos, duets, trios and full company numbers. Inmates, barflies, statues, angels, townspeople, guys and girls.

What is the musical about?
ALL SHOOK UP is a jukebox musical with Elvis Presley music based on a book by Joe DiPietro. The plot follows Shakespeare’s TWELFTH NIGHT. It’s 1955 and into a square little town somewhere in the midwest rides a guitar-playing roustabout who changes everything and everyone he meets. This hip-swiveling, lip-curling musical fantasy will have you jumpin’ out of your blue suede shoes with such classics as “Love Me Tender,” “Can’t Help Falling in Love,” “Heartbreak Hotel,” “Jailhouse Rock,” and “Don’t Be Cruel.”

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CAST LIST — ELF JR. THE MUSICAL

Directed by Lisa Paynter

Congratulations to the cast of “Elf, the Musical, Jr”! I would sincerely like to say “thank you!” to all of those who auditioned.

Santa Claus……………………………………………………………………………………….LUKE ROTH

Buddy…………………………………………………………………………………………….LOGAN MAY

Walter Hobbs……………………………………………………………………………………..JUSTIN WILLIAMS

Emily Hobbs (DOUBLE CAST)…………………………………………………………………GRACE SYKES, LUCY GEISER

Michael Hobbs………………………………………………………………………………….MICAH ROTH

Jovie (DOUBLE CAST)……………………………………………………………………………BRIANNA ROTH, KELSEY YOCUM

Mr. Greenway / Macy’s Employee / New Yorker…………………………………………….LUKE NADEAU

Elves / Kids in Santa Scene / New Yorkers…………………………………………………..ANNA BATES (Elf #1)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………ALISSA CLARK (Elf #2)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………OWEN CAPOZZI (Elf #3)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………ANNA DONALDSON (Elf #4)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………AVERY LUTE (Elf #5)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………ABIGAIL AUMAN

……………………………………………………………………………………………………OLIVIA GANT

……………………………………………………………………………………………………GEORGIA GRIFFIN

……………………………………………………………………………………………………LIVIA KOZUB

……………………………………………………………………………………………………MARIE LEE

……………………………………………………………………………………………………REES-ABIGALE MALOON

……………………………………………………………………………………………………BRENDON NEUENSCHWANDER

……………………………………………………………………………………………………AMAYA PABLO

……………………………………………………………………………………………………LIAM PARKS

……………………………………………………………………………………………………ANDRIA RORABAUGH

……………………………………………………………………………………………………PAIGE SLOANE

……………………………………………………………………………………………………ELLE TAMULEWICZ

……………………………………………………………………………………………………EMILY WILSON

Charlie the Elf / Kid in Santa Scene / New Yorker…………………………………………PORTER SLOANE

Shawanda the Elf / Kid in Santa Scene / New Yorker…………………………………….LINDSEY CRAWFORD

Deb……………………………………………………………………………………………..SARAH KOCHER

Sam(antha) / Macy’s Employee / New Yorker………………………………………………ELLI SPICER

Sarah / Macy’s Employee / New Yorker……………………………………………………….ZOE SPICER

Chadwick / Macy’s Employee / New Yorker…………………………………………………KOSTA VOLAS

Matthews / Macy’s Employee / New Yorker…………………………………………………MATTHEW AUMAN

Security Guards 1 & 2………………………………………………………………………….GUEST DADS

Policemen 1 & 2………………………………………………………………………………..GUEST DADS

Macy’s Saleswoman / New Yorker / Caroler…………………………………………………ALEXANDRA PETRO

Macy’s Manager / New Yorker………………………………………………………………..CHACE GIUSTI

Macy’s Santa’s Helper / New Yorker………………………………………………………..JOCELYN WALBECK

Macy’s Fake Santa………………………………………………………………………………….GUEST DADS

Charlotte Dennon / Macy’s Employee / New Yorker………………………………………STEVIE FRENZ

Darlene Lambert / Macy’s Employee / New Yorker……………………………………….KATHRYN MAGEE

Emma Van Brocklin / Macy’s Employee / New Yorker…………………………………..SAMMY KOCHER

New Yorkers……………………………………………………………………………………. MATILDA PABLO (Business Woman & Caroler)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………ALEC PILATI (Jogger)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………ALISHA MAHAJAN (Flyer Person 1)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………ANDREW LAVELLE (Flyer Person 2)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………BROOKLYN GRIFFITHS (New Yorker 1 & Caroler)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………LILY MEYER (New Yorker 2)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………ALEXIS SPANGLER (New Yorker 3 & Caroler)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………SIENNA PILATI (Passerby)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………GRACIE WARDEN (New Yorker 4)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………SOPHIA HENNESSY (New Yorker 5)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………LAUREN DURR (Comforting New Yorker 1 & Caroler)

………………………………………………………………………………………………..BROOKLYNN GALLENTINE (Comforting New Yorker 2)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………SYDNEY MEYER (Comforting New Yorker 3)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………AVERY VANCE (Comforting New Yorker 4)

……………………………………………………………………………………………………OLIVIA GOSNEY (Teenager & Caroler)

Narwhal…………………………………………………………………………………………..Guest Dads

 

Before accepting your role, remember:

  • Rehearsals will generally be Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays from 7:00pm-9:00pm, beginning October 9. (Not every cast member will need to be at every rehearsal.) There will also be a handful of rehearsals on the weekend (TBD).
  • Dress/tech rehearsals are November 19, 20 and 21; November 28 and 29.
  • Performances are November 30 – December 17: Thursdays/Fridays at 7:30pm; Saturdays at 2:30 and 7:30pm; and Sundays at 2:30pm. (If we sell out, additional performances may be added on Sunday evenings at 7:30pm.)
  • In lieu of a production fee, each cast member will be responsible for the cost of their costumes.

For questions, you may email the director, Lisa Paynter.

 

Check Back Frequently for Audition Announcements

WHO: The NCP performs shows that involve cast members from 6-96!

WHEN: Auditions are typically at the NCP Main Stage or Youth Theater.

PREPARATION: We’ll let you know. Sometimes there’s no preparation and other times we ask you to sing, dance and/or read a part.

 

Questions?

Email us if you have questions.

 

From inception to present, the North Canton Playhouse Center for Performing Arts continually strives to give something back to the wonderful North Canton community, by bringing quality entertainment and enrichment into the area. North Canton Playhouse is Extraordinary Community Theatre!

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Enrich

As a community partner, the North Canton Playhouse strives to enrich North Canton and surrounding areas.

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