Albuquerque Little Theatre is proud to announce auditions for its first big musical of 2013 — La Cage Aux Folles, as well as special audition-preparation classes!
Music Direction by William W. Williams
(Please arrive 10 – 15 minutes early to fill out paperwork)
*Callbacks will be held on Monday, December 17th from 5:30p – 7:30p
*Rehearsals will begin the first week of January. They are typically held Sunday – Friday evenings from 6:30p – 9:30p, and are subject to change as needed.
*Performance dates are March 1st – 24th, 2013
Albuquerque Little Theatre is also excited to announce several audition preparation classes for La Cage Aux Folles. The classes are geared toward male actors/dancers auditioning for a role as one of the female impersonators/dancers — The Cagelles. We will be casting 6 – 8 people as Cagelles.
*To sign up, please email the ALT Stage Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Albin – a performer of star quality; mature; great powerhouse of a Broadway voice; fine comic actor.
Georges – a star, mature and attractive; good singer; energetic, loving and caring; must move well.
The Cagelles – Male singers/dancers who play the female impersonators at the St. Tropez nightclub. Must be convincing as attractive women. Not only must they sing well, they must be able to perform dance styles from tap to can-can. Must have good comic timing since each Cagelle has a definite “personality”.
Jean-Michel – must appear to be 20 years old; handsome, masculine, well-mannered, educated; desperately in love with his fiancée, Anne; lyric baritone who acts, sings, and moves well.
Jacob – male butler/maid in his early 20’s; brilliant comedian who sings and moves well.
Anne – 18 – 21 years old; Jean-Michel’s fiancée; lovely to look at; spunky; a superb dancer who acts well.
Dindon – Anne’s father; right-wing radical politician; pompous, quirky; must sing, move well, and be a fine comedian.
Marie Dindon – Anne’s mother, age 48 – 52; shy, retiring, sexually repressed and sex-starved; good singer and actress who moves well; should look great in a leotard for the finale.
Jacqueline – mature, female friend of Georges and Albin; owns a chic restaurant; attractive, charming; very theatrical; singer; possibly a French accent.
Renaud – mature, male friend of Georges and Albin; owns a small café.
Francis – male stage manager in Georges’ club; strong actor/dancer.
*There is also a small singing/dancing ensemble that plays supporting roles.