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Meet the Cast

Audition Notice for the 2018 Fall Production:
Mamma Mia!
Music and Lyrics by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson
and some songs with Stig Anderson
Book by Catherine JohnsonTheatre
Directed and Choreographed by Lucas Beaver
Musical Direction by Roni Dal Cin

 


AUDITION INFORMATION


**Please note that all auditionees must participate in the DANCE CALL.
If you for some reason you are unable to attend the Sunday Dance call please email: ljbcasting@gmail.com (This
email address is only to be used if you can not attend the DANCE CALL or the VOCAL CALLS. We will do our best
to accommodate those individuals.)

LOCATION: Davey Dance Company
40 White Oak Drive E.

PLEASE ARRIVE AT THE BEGINNING OF THE SESSIONS.


JUNE 3, 2018 1:00-4:00 DANCE CALL (Sign-in will begin at Noon)


JUNE 3, 2018 6:00-9:00 VOCAL CALL (Sign-in will begin at 5:30pm)


JUNE 4, 2018 6:00-9:00 VOCAL CALL (Sign-in will begin at 5:30pm)


JUNE 5, 2018 TIME TBA CALL BACKS


Rehearsals Start: Mid - August
Opening: November 21, 2018
Closing: November 24, 2018


In an effort to reduce paper consumption during the audition process please print out your materials before hand.

 

*SIDES AND SONGS ARE POSTED BELOW*


CASTING BREAKDOWN:
PRINCIPAL ROLES


DONNA(late 30s-early 40s – the mother of a 20 year old girl) Attractive and free-spirited. A former lead singer in a
group called “Donna and the Dynamos” who now owns and runs a hotel/casino on a Greek island. A strong feminist
who also has a zany and vulnerable side.


SOPHIE (18-25) A very special young woman who is determined to find the romance and happiness she feels
eluded her mother. Has a wild, zany spirit even though she pursues a conventional marriage. Pop soprano.

 

SUPPORTING ROLES


SKY(late 20s) Sophie’s fiancé. Athletic, attractive – has given up his life as a successful young businessman in
order to make over Donna’s taverna and marry Sophie.


TANYA(late 30s-early 40s) A former singer in the “Dynamos”. Rich, sophisticated, acerbic, funny, and witty.


ROSIE (late 30s-early 40s) Also a former singer in the “Dynamos” who now writes for and runs a feminist press.
She’s confident, strong, and funny on the outside but shy underneath. Kooky and fun, good comic actress, bit of a
clown. Actress who sings.


SAM(35-45) May be Sophie’s father. Left Donna 20 years ago because he was engaged to another woman.
Charming, successful architect. Actor who sings. Baritone.


HARRY(35-45) May be Sophie’s father. British financier, wealthy, buttoned-up, and conservative but trying to
reconnect with his freer, youthful self. Must do a very convincing English accent. Also an actor who sings. High
baritone, tenor.


BILL (35-45) May be Sophie’s father. A travel writer with no possessions or strings. Good-natured, always ready for
adventure. Funny, preferably a big or imposing man.

 

FEATURED ENSEMBLE ROLES


LISA(18-25) Sophie’s friend who arrives to be a bridesmaid. Very energetic and kooky. Should sing and dance well.


ALI(18-25) Sophie’s friend. Impulsive and fun. Should contrast to Lisa and Sophie.


PEPPER(20s) Sky’s friend. Helps run the hotel. Charming, loves women, always flirting. Must be a good dancer.
Acrobatic skills a plus. Baritone/tenor.


EDDIE(20s) Another friend of Sky and hotel worker. Laid-back, easygoing. Also a dancer role. Baritone/tenor.


FATHER ALEXANDRIOS – Priest who nearly marries Sophie and Sky, but ends up marrying Donna and Sam.
Bass


ENSEMBLE ROLES
**All Ensemble Actors must be exceptionally strong actors/singers who move extraordinarily well and
are confident and adept at creating fully realized, strong, textured characters. The ensemble plays a wide variety of
roles. We are seeking full range of male & female voices including excellent low-reaching Altos, experienced
Mezzos and Sopranos, Basses, Baritones & Tenors**


SIDES and SHEET MUSIC
**Please download and print the appropriate audition packages.**
DONNA (please look at Tanya and Rosie as well)


SOPHIE (please look at Lisa / Ali / Female Ensemble as well)


SKY (please look at Pepper / Eddie / Male Ensemble as well)


TANYA (please look at Donna and Rosie as well)


ROSIE (please look at Donna and Tanya as well)


SAM (please look at Harry and Bill as well)

HARRY (please look at Sam and Bill as well)


BILL (please look at Sam and Harry as well)


LISA / ALI / FEMALE ENSEMBLE (please look at Sophie as well)


PEPPER / EDDIE / MALE ENSEMBLE (please look at Sky as well)