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Winter Park Playhouse 2018 Florida Festival of New Musicals - Winter Park FL Open Call by Appt.
DESCRIPTION
Call Type: Open Call 
CONTRACT 
Staged Reading Code $100 stipend 
PERSONNEL 
Artistic Director: Roy Alan 
OTHER 
www.winterparkplayhouse.org 
An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition. 
Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition. 
Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions. 
CONTRACT 
Staged Reading Code $100 stipend 
PERSONNEL 
Artistic Director: Roy Alan 
OTHER 
www.winterparkplayhouse.org 
An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition. 
Equity’s contracts prohibit discrimination. Equity is committed to diversity and encourages all its employers to engage in a policy of equal employment opportunity designed to promote a positive model of inclusion. As such, Equity encourages performers of all ethnicities, gender identities, and ages, as well as performers with disabilities, to attend every audition. 
Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions. 
SEEKING 
Actor/singers for various roles in the upcoming 2018 Festival of New Musicals. See breakdown. 
BREAKDOWN 
2018 FESTIVAL CAST BREAKDOWNS 
ETEXTENDED STAY 
Book By: Jenny Stafford / 
Lyrics By: Jenny Stafford and Scotty Arnold / 
Music By: Scotty Arnold
Directed by George Colangelo /
Music Directed by Ned Wilkinson
1st Rehs. August 7, 2018 / 
Runs August 23-25, 2018
*Seeking strong musical theatre performers 
LEADS 
OWEN, 30, a magnetic dreamer. Charming, enthusiastic, but with a deep sense of fear/stuckness underneath. Tenor. 
EMMA, mid-twenties, genuine but fearful. Earnest, timid, but with a strong and sassy side. Mezzo 
with a folk sensibility. 
ETHAN, 30, a rugged traveler. A bit of a ladies man—smooth, slick, sexy. Tenor. EXTENDED STAYERS (Double as ensemble for the dream sequence) 
MR. MCGORTY, 50s, the gruff hotel manager. Rough around the edges, unenthusiastic. Baritone.
MRS. JONES, 50s, a perky divorcee. A busybody, energetic and slightly annoying. Soprano. LARRY, 40s, a struggling writer. Wry, sarcastic. Baritenor.
MR. GONZALEZ, 40s, an unlucky father. Kind-hearted and eternally optimistic. Tenor. 
MR. MONROE, 50s, a grump stuck in his ways. Tenor.
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HOW TO MARRY A DIVORCED MAN 
Book & Lyrics by Bryan D. Leys / 
Music by Clare Cooper 
Directed by Michael Edwards / 
Music Directed by Christopher Leavy 
1st Rehs. August 7, 2018 / 
Runs August 24-26, 2018
*Seeking versatile musical theatre performers who are excellent close harmony singers 
LAYLA DIAMOND 
(Vocal Range G3-Eb5) A rock and roll reporter turned editor, funny, impulsive, a bit sarcastic, 31. 
GRACE JOHNSON
Formerly, Zelda Diamond, (Vocal Range G3-D5) Layla’s Mother, an actress on the soap “Live for Love”, 52. 
BO BERGMAN
(Vocal Range E3-A4) A sports promoter, divorced, easy-going with a sense of humor, 34. 
MOLLY BERGMAN
(Vocal Range G3-Eb5) His daughter, bright, precocious and a little scary, 14. 
GLINDA FEINSTEIN
Formerly Glinda Bergman, (Vocal Range G3-C5) Bo’s ex-wife, also famous as Betty Black the Punk Rocker in years past. Nice but edgy, 33. 
KEVIN BERGMAN
(Vocal Range D3-G4) Bo’s son, a teenage womanizer, bright, but conceited and spoiled, 16. 
WHITMAN R. GINSBERG - (Vocal Range D3-Eb4) Wealthy. attractive, but kind of a jerk. 28. 
NOTE: Grace and Molly can be played by the same actress; Kevin and Whitman by the same actor 
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THE STRANGER FROM SEVILLE 
Book & Lyrics by Victor Kazan / 
Music by Kevin Purcell
Directed by George Colangelo / 
Music Directed by Stanley Krifka 
1st Rehs. August 7, 2018 /
Runs August 23-26, 2018 
*Seeking a musical theatre performers who sing and act extremely well. 
DIEGO CLEMENTE
(mid 20s, tenor Bb1 – B3 Belt) a highly gifted artist, gentle and warm-hearted, extremely well-read but having little worldly experience 
EDWARD NELSON
(60s, baritone B1 – G3 9 Lyric) an eminent American naturalist and ornithologist, a kind and compassionate man; although just as committed as ever he is becoming a little weary and disenchanted 
VERY USEFUL
(40s, baritone B1 – F3) Nelson’s Mayan servant; he is worldly-wise, all-seeing and all-knowing, but he is not without a sense of fun 
ROBERTO DUARTE
(mid-40s, high baritone A1 – F3) (doubling Don Francisco)a good-natured man and lover of the arts; he is a dreamer with his head in the sand and has little business acumen 
GABRIELA
(mid-40s, soprano B2 – F4 pref. C5) Roberto’s wife, practical, plain-speaking, a slave to convention 
SOFIA
(20, alto B2 – F4 Belt) Roberto & Gabriela’s daughter, free-spirited, artistic, highly intelligent and well- read 
AUNT MARTA
(late 40s, low alto Ab2 – E4) Gabriela's sister, a spinster, gentle and benevolent, a woman with a secret 
DON VICTOR BLANCO
(early 50s, baritone B1 – D3) an immensely wealthy plantation owner, a man of outward charm but ruthless and merciless 
CARLOS
(late 20s, operatic tenor Db2 – B3) Don Victor’s son, a dandy, scheming and determined 
DON FRANCISCO
(50s, high baritone A1 – F#3) a wealthy business associate of Don Victor 
LOLA FERNANDEZ
(30s, alto B2 – C4) (doubling Rosita) a charismatic rebel leader 
ROSITA
a servant in the Duarte house and Sofia's confidante
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DIAMOND AND THE NORTH WIND 
Book By: Jeffrey Haddow /
Lyrics By: Jeffrey Haddow & Thomas Tierney /
Music By: Thomas Tierney 
Directed by Michael Edwards / 
Music Directed by Christopher Leavy 
1st Rehs. August 7, 2018 / 
Runs August 23-26, 2018 
*Seeking musical theatre performers who are excellent singers and actors.