Box Office: 801-355-4628
Online Audition form link: https://forms.gle/s6VuEMSxPCuMuDWs6
Written by Eric R. Jensen, Austinn L. Jensen and Logan Rogan with contributions from Angie Tabares and Andrea Fife
Directed by: Eric R. Jensen
Hamilton is perhaps the most dramatic play of our time. Hamlet is often recognized as the most dramatic play of any time. But put them together, you may have the funniest play for all time. That’s right: the Off Broadway Theatre is taking the plot of Hamlet and putting it to music in this hilarious Hamilton-esque parody. This is one the family will be talking about for a long time!
This show is going to be heavy on the singing and rapping too!
The auditions will be at the OFF BROADWAY THEATRE at:
272 S. Main Street. SLC, UT 84101
Date: Saturday, May 25, 2019
Time: 2 PM – 4 PM
Must be able to sing an upbeat song as well as be able to rap!
Prepare a 1 minute comedic monologue
Bring a current headshot and acting resume
If you can DANCE that is a bonus!
Hamlet Prince of Denmark… Precast
King Claudius… Queen Gertrude’s husband and uncle to Hamlet. Is suspicious that hamlet knows that he murdered the king to sit upon his throne.
Queen Gertrude… Hamlets mother married it to King Claudius is worried about her son hamlet
Polonius… The King’s royal advisor, and father of Ophelia and Laertes. He likes to scheme with the queen and king and likes to play the puppet master.
Ophelia… How much it would be girlfriend. She loves the young prince but is forced to break it off with him to obey her father‘s wishes. She ends up killing herself in the process.
Laertes… Brother of Ophelia and son to Polonius. One time friend to Hamlet, he recognizes hamlet was responsible for the deaths of his father and sister, and he must avenge them. Eventually he is responsible for hamlets death.
Shakespeare… He acts as the narrator King hamlets ghost… He warns hamlet about the rotten state of Denmark and how he needs revenge.
Eliza… One of Ophelia’s maids they help her with several songs. Peggy… Another one of Ofelia‘s mates who helps her with several songs.
Rosencrantz… Friend of hamlet helps him to uncover the murder is Plot.
Guildenstern… another one of hamlets friends who also helps to uncover the murderous plot… He cannot rhyme.
Guard to three…
And ensemble members
All Parts are paid a small stipend