Audition for ‘The Fantasticks’
by Staff Writer
Actors must be prepared to do cold readings from the script. Those auditioning for singing roles should prepare 16 bars of a musical theater number and be prepared to sing a cappella. Bring sheet music if starting pitch or harmonic bass is needed.
Available roles include the narrator (a strong A flat-high G baritone voice;) Bellomy (an A high F-sharp baritone;) Hucklebee (an A high-F sharp baritone;) Henry (a non-singing role and the show’s comic relief;) Mortimer (a non-singing character who speaks with a Cockney accent,) and the mute who can be male or female.
Actors must be available for rehearsals evenings (approximately 6 to 9:30 p.m.) and weekends from mid-June until the performances conclude Aug. 12. Stipends will be available. Email Austin Larkin at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more.