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Audition 2018: The Ziegfeld Theater – Mamma Mia!

The Ziegfeld Theater announces open auditions for ABBA hit musical, “Mamma Mia!,” directed by Morgan Parry, choreographed by Bryan Andrews and music directed by Heidi Potter Hunt.

***Show pays a flat rate of $400. All actors must be available for performances in Ogden and Park City to receive stipend.***

AUDITIONS: Tuesday, December 4, 6-10 PM by appointment only. To schedule your audition, go to ZigArts.com and click “Audition,” under the “Join Us” tab. Invitation only callbacks will be held Wednesday, December 5 in the evening and Sat. December 8 in the morning.

***If you are absolutely unavailable to audition on these dates, let us know as soon as possible so that we may arrange an alternate audition time for you, if possible.***

LOCATION: Ziegfeld Arts Academy – 2440 E 6600 S, in Uintah (at the intersection of US-84 and US-89, behind Pitcher Sports and Best Western)

PREPARE: For the audition, bring a printed copy of your resume and a headshot or recent picture. Prepare a 30-60 second selection from a Broadway musical or pop song in the style of the show. Sheet music is required; accompanist provided.

***Please no CD’s, mp3’s, or a cappella auditions. You are welcome to sing a selection from the show, but please bring a second, contrasting audition selection from a different musical (which we may or may not ask you to sing).***

PERFORMANCES: Ogden performances at The Ziegfeld Theater are February 22, 23, March 1, 2, 8, 9, 15 and 16 at 7:30 PM with Saturday matinees on March 2 and 9 at 2:00 PM. Park City performances at The Egyptian Theatre are March 22, 23, 24, 28,. 29,. 30. 31 at 7:30 PM with the exception of the Sunday performances, which are at 6:00 PM.

REHEARSALS: There will be a few rehearsals in December, but they will chiefly begin in mid January and will usually be held at the Ziegfeld Arts Academy, Monday-Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoon. There will be longer spacing and tech rehearsals in Ogden the week before opening as well as in Park City the week before opening.

If you have any questions, please email bonnieromney@zigarts.com.

ROLES: Seeking strong actor-singers who move well and dancers. All roles are available. Colorblind casting – actors of ALL races and skin color are HIGHLY encouraged to audition. Roles detailed below.

  • Sophie Sheridan: Born and raised on the island, Gender: Female, Age: 20 to 25, Vocal range top: E5, Vocal range bottom: F#3
  • Donna Sheridan: Sophie’s mother, Gender: Female, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: A5, Vocal range bottom: E3
  • Sam Carmichael: Might be Sophie’s father, Gender: Male, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: Ab4, Vocal range bottom: D3
  • Bill Austin: Might be Sophie’s father, Gender: Male, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: F#4, Vocal range bottom: Bb2
  • Harry Bright: Might be Sophie’s father, Gender: Male, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: F#4, Vocal range bottom: C#3
  • Sky: Sophie’s fiancé, Gender: Male, Age: 20 to 30, Vocal range top: D5, Vocal range bottom: Eb3
  • Tanya: Former Dynamo, Gender: Female, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: E5, Vocal range bottom: E3
  • Rosie: Former Dynamo., Gender: Female, Age: 40 to 50, Vocal range top: D5, Vocal range bottom: E3
  • Lisa: Sophie’s friend, Gender: Female, Age: 20 to 25, Vocal range top: Db5, Vocal range bottom: G3
  • Ali: Sophie’s friend, Gender: Female, Age: 20 to 25, Vocal range top: D5, Vocal range bottom: G3
  • Pepper: Barman at Taverna, Gender: Male, Age: 20 to 25, Vocal range top: F5, Vocal range bottom: A4
  • Eddie: Helps Sky with Water-Sports, Gender: Male, Age: 20 to 25
  • Chorus: Consists of the Islanders, who work at Donna’s, Wedding-Guests, Gender: Both

Audition 2018: Hopebox Theatre – Mamma Mia

Auditions: Nov 6 & 8  7:00-9:00 pm
Callbacks by invitation Nov 10th at 1 pm,
Show Run: February 8 – 23, 2019
Rehearsals generally Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 7-10pm, Saturday 9am-12pm; Will add rehearsals on Monday in the weeks prior to show.

Please prepare:

  • 30 seconds of a musical theater or pop song. Minus/backing/recorded tracks preferred.
  • No accompanist will be provided. No acapella

Character List

  • Donna Sheridan – Sophie’s mother; Female, Lead, Mezzo-Soprano, Alto
  • Sophie Sheridan – Daughter of Donna, invites her 3 possible fathers to her wedding; Female, Lead, Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Tanya Cresham-Leigh – friend of Donna, one of the Dynamo’s; Female, Supporting, Mezzo-Soprano, Alto
  • Sam Carmichael – One of Sophie’s “Dad’s”; Male, Supporting, Baritone
  • Harry Bright – One of Sophie’s “Dad’s”; Male, Supporting, Tenor, Baritone
  • Bill Austin – One of Sophie’s “Dad’s”; Male, Supporting, Baritone
  • Rosie Mulligan – Friend to Donna, one of the Dynamo’s; Female, Supporting, Alto
  • Sky – Sophie’s fiance; Male, Supporting, Tenor, Baritone
  • Ali – Sophie’s friend; Female, Featured, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Lisa – Sophies friend; Female, Featured, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Father Alexandrios – Male, Featured, Tenor, Baritone, Bass
  • Eddie – Male, Featured, Tenor, Baritone
  • Pepper – Male, Featured,Tenor, Baritone
  • Ensemble – Either Gender, Ensemble: Soprano, Mezzo-Soprano, Alto, Tenor, Baritone, Bass

To apply for this audition, click here.