The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Audition Information and Registration
Please prepare a limited 32 bar selection of a song in the style of the show
Callbacks and Dance Call:
Dec. 19 6:30PM – 10:30PM
Please come prepared to move in appropriate attire and warmed up. We will also be asking folks to showcase any special tricks, skills, acrobatics they may also have to share during callbacks.
Video Audition Submissions: available by request and circumstance
NOTICE: The Hunchback of Notre Dame, while inspired by and containing music from the Disney animated movie from 1996, has been expanded with more references from the original Victor Hugo novel and focusing on more of the mature themes and references in his book. This production includes Hugo’s original designation of the culturally Romani peoples as fantastical versions known as “gypsies” and will utilize language and representation that some may find culturally insensitive. This story addresses issues in all strata of French society of the period from the upper echelons to the workers of the street it’s underworld. As such persons under the age of 18 – or those with personal or moral objections to such content – are discouraged from auditioning for their protection, and the well-being of the cast and rehearsal process.
We support the individual identities of all performers. The binary gendered breakdown is how we best conceive for the story to be told for this production and we strive for transparency in outlining those expectations.
Male Presenting Roles:
DOM CLAUDE FROLLO
Female Presenting Roles:
This production is told through chorus narration, the ensemble collectively serve as narrators for the production are deeply involved throughout the entire production, not just chorus numbers. We are looking for a minimum 10 Male and 10 Female presenting ensemble members who will provide multiple tracks with their performance. The music of this production is chorally demanding and built in classic SMATB structures. Additionally, the directorial conceit for this production will rely heavily upon this ensemble to create the world of the play .There is also opportunities to showcase special talents and abilities of our ensemble members in the carnival environment, please let us know all your special skills or tricks.
Featured Ensemble Roles:
JAHEN FROLLO (M)
FATHER DUPIN (M)
KING LOUIS XI (M)
FREDRICK CHARLUS (M)
SAINT APHRODISIUS (M)
All Ensemble will also be:
Register to audition
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