AUDITIONS

Little Women

In light of recent events, we have made some changes to our audition process. Please read carefully:

Auditions for Little Women will be held, by video only, specific details about video submission are below.
 
Little Women will be directed by David Morgan with music direction by Korianne Orton Johnson.

Callbacks, by invitation only, will be on Saturday, April 4, 2020, although we may switch to a video callback format depending on social gathering recommendations.

Video Audition Details:
Please prepare 30 seconds of a song in the style of the show. In this instance, we are happy to see songs from the show. YouTube links and non-secured Google Drive links are easiest. Many people will be watching your audition video and open links make it the most simple for everyone to access.

Please send a link to your video along with a headshot, resume, and your audition form to meagan@haletheater.org no later than March 31st to be considered for callbacks. You may download the audition form below.

You may download the audition form here.

Character Descriptions

(Auditions are open to Men and Women ages 17+ )

Jo March (Female, 18-26)

Our story’s protagonist. Passionate, adventurous, and brave. She has the idea of writing Little Women and eventually becomes engaged to Professor Bhaer. Vocal Range: E3-A5

Meg March (Female; 20-28)

The world-weary, yet hopeful, oldest sister who yearns for a great life. She marries John and has twins with him. Doubles as Clarissa in the operatic tragedy. Vocal Range: A#3-Gb5

Beth March (Female, 17-25)

The second youngest of the sisters. Timid and musical, Beth encourages and helps her sisters selflessly. Forms an unlikely friendship with the crotchety Mr. Laurence. Doubles as Rodrigo II in the operatic tragedy. Vocal Range: A3-Gb5

Amy March (Female, 17-24)

The youngest, most energetic sister with a rather pompous air about her. She later marries Laurie. Doubles as the troll in the operatic tragedy. Vocal Range: C4-Gb5

Marmee March (Female, 40s-50s)

The girls' mother. She is the strong backbone of the family, who is courageous in spite of the difficult odds she faces. Doubles as the hag in the operatic tragedy. Vocal Range: Eb3-Eb5

Professor Bhaer (Male, 30s-40s)

A sensible German professor boarding with Mrs Kirk. Persuades Jo that she is better than the “blood and guts stuff” she writes. Falls in love with, and eventually becomes engaged to Jo. Vocal Range: G2-F#4

Theodore "Laurie" Laurence (Male, 18-27)

Lonely and charming boy next door who becomes firm friends with the March family. Proposes to Jo but eventually falls in love with and marries Amy. Doubles as Rodrigo in the operatic tragedy. Vocal Range: Bb2-Bb4

Mr. John Brooke (Male, mid-20s-40s)

Laurie’s tutor. A reserved and hard-working young man who only shows his tender side when he falls in love with Meg. Doubles as Braxton Prendergast in the operatic tragedy. Vocal Range: C#3-F#4

Mr. Laurence (Male, 40s-60s)

Laurie’s grandfather. A stiff and stern elderly man who eventually shows his softer side and becomes friends with Beth. Vocal Range: Baritone

Aunt March (Female, 40s-60s)

A formidable, over-bearing matron and great-aunt to the March sisters. The wealthy socialite in town. Doubles as Mrs. Kirk who runs the boarding house. Vocal Range: E3-F5

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