Female | Age: Early 20s | Vocal: Soprano
Wednesday is an attractive, in shape girl who
has the same dry wit and sensibility of her mother. Finds love with a
“normal” boy (Lucas) and wants to introduce his family to hers.
Strong pop belt vocals.
Male | Age: 30s-40s | Vocal: Tenor
The androgynous family member who serves as
the musicals narrator. He is larger than life, an energetic, joyous,
child-like presence. A vaudeville style comedian.
Male | Age: Early 20s | Vocal: Tenor
An attractive, in shape young man. Fell in
love with Wednesday Addams and plans to marry her. Experiences the youthful
pain and drama of young love and struggles with the differences between his
family and the Addams family.
Male | Age: 40s-50s | Vocal: Tenor
Lucas' stuffy father and Alice's exasperated
husband. Always looking out for his family.
Female | Age: 40s-50s | Vocal: Soprano/Belt
Devoted to her family, she always puts aside
her own desires. A quirky woman who often speaks in rhyme.
Female | Age: 102 | Vocal: Belt
Grandma is feisty, fun, and quirky. But don’t
mess with Grandma, she's as tough as they come. Comedic actress with strong
Male | Age: Early teens | Vocal: Tenor
Young actor who plays 12 years old. A
charming, funny, husky boy who loves being tortured by his sister. He wants
to ensure he won’t lose his sister to her new boyfriend so he takes matters
into his own hands.
Male | Age: 30s-50s | Vocal: Low Bass
The Addams' butler. A very tall character who
knows all. He speaks in moans and groans without becoming a cartoon version
of himself. His movement is always very slow.
Male & Female | Age: Varies
Male and female ensemble singer/dancers who
are smart performers. Trained dancers who sing and have a fun, quirky
THE ADDAMS FAMILY
Monday, July 6, 2015
at The Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre
6:00 p.m. - Pugsley Addams Auditions
7:00 p.m. - All Other Characters
Those auditioning are asked to bring a headshot and resume, as well as 16
bars of prepared music and be ready to sing, read from
the script, and dance (depending on the role). All roles are non-union paying.
The roles of Gomez and Morticia have already been cast.
Those auditioning for Pugsley should be in their early teens, all others
should be at least 18 years old. No appointment is
necessary and an accompanist will be provided.
The show will run from September 11 - October 24, with performances every
Friday and Saturday evening and matinees on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Sunday of each month.
Rehearsals will begin the week following auditions and be 2 to 3 times a
week (Sunday evenings - Thursday evenings).
Beginning the Sunday prior to opening, rehearsals will be every day leading
up to Opening Night.
Way Off Broadway's production of The Addams Family is directed
by Justin M. Kiska, with music direction by Jordan B. Stocksdale, and
choreography by Dee Buchanan.
If you have any
general questions about auditions, feel free to contact Justin by E-mail at
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