Stage Door Repertory Theatre Auditions


UPCOMING AUDITIONS AT SDR

A BRONX TALE, THE MUSICAL
Book by Chazz Palminteri, Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Glenn Slater
Based on the Play by Chazz Palminteri
"Original Broadway Production produced by The Mottola Company Inc. and Dodger Properties LLC" "The world premiere of "A Bronx Tale: The Musical" was produced by Paper Mill Playhouse, in Milburn, New Jersey, Mark S. Hoebee, Producing Artistic Director, Todd Schmidt, Managing Director"

Audition Date & Time: Tuesday September 6th (vocal auditions) starting at 7:00PM
(By appointment ONLY. Video submissions accepted no later than NOON on September 6th) Invited in person Callbacks on Thursday September 8th.

What To Prepare: Please bring headshot and resume. Prepare 32-bars of a song in the style of the show that really shows off your voice! Be prepared to sing more if asked. Bring sheet music, accompanist provided. No tracks, CD’s or A Capella please. If invited, be prepared to dance at the callbacks. Dress appropriately to move.

Performance Dates: November 19th - December 18th; 2022
Fridays and Saturdays @ 8:00PM
Sunday November 20th @ 2:00PM
Sunday November 27th @ 2:00PM
Sunday December 18th @ 2:00PM
Rehearsals begin Wednesday September 28th. Typical rehearsals are Monday thru Thursday evenings from 7:00PM-10:00PM (plus Friday October 7th) and Saturdays from 10:00AM - 3:00PM

Special Note: This is a Non-Equity Production. There is no pay.

For appointments, video submissions or questions please email auditions@stagedoorrep.org

ALL ROLES ARE OPEN (EXCEPT the role of SONNY has been cast)


CALOGERO (Male - 18+) to play 17, a young, likeable Italian teenager; he steps in and out of narrating the show; excellent singer (tenor or very high baritone, with a flair for '60s rock-and-roll) who moves well.

YOUNG CALOGERO (Male - 9), Calogero’s younger self. Excellent singer who moves well.

LORENZO (Male - 30s/40s), Italian; Calogero’s father, strong and sympathetic; he works as a bus driver. Excellent tenor or high baritone; ability to express honest emotion while singing more important than vocal fireworks.

ROSINA (Female - 30s/40s), Italian; Calogero’s mother, sensible and beautiful. Sensible and beautiful; strong singer, warm mezzo or alto voice preferred.

JANE (Female - 18+), African-American; to play 17; Calogero falls in love with her. Striking and smart; excellent singer who moves well, should be completely “at home” as the lead singer of a girl group.

TYRONE AND JESSE (Males, 18-25), African-American. Tyrone is Jane’s brother. Jesse is Tyrone's friend. Excellent singers; tenors (high C). Excellent dancers.

DENISE AND FRIEDA (Females, 18+), to play teenagers, African-American. Jane’s Friends. Excellent singers/dancers.

MALE ENSEMBLE (Male, 40’s-50’s), All are versatile men to play Sonny’s wise-guys as well as various inhabitants of Calogero’s neighborhood; looking for unique, authentic characters with strong voices and comedic chops; at least one must be a true bass-baritone and one should be a Sinatra/Bennett/Martin/Darin “song stylist”; must move well.

DOO-WOP MALE ENSEMBLE (Male, 20’s-early 30’s), Calogero’s best friends; also double as various inhabitants of Calogero’s neighborhood; excellent dancers and singers (at least one must be a true bass-baritone; at least one must have a thrilling doo-wop falsetto; one must be a top-quality lead vocalist; and all must be capable of performing tricky close-harmony arrangements).

FEMALE ENSEMBLE (Female, 20’s-early 30’s), Italian-American girls in Calogero’s neighborhood. Beautiful, funny, and tough. Excellent dancers and singers.