Honk Jr. Auditions-Cleveland, OH – Casting ID # 1498005

Honk Jr. Auditions-Cleveland, OH
– Casting ID # 1498005
Project Type
Live Event
Submission Type
Open Call
Location
Cleveland, OH
Union
Non-union
Rate/Pay
n/a
Release Date 09-09-15
Audition Date
04-05-16
Submission deadline 04-04-16
Casting Category
Theatre – Non-Equity
Tells the story of an odd looking baby duck, Ugly, and his quest to find his mother. Soon after Ugly is born, he is seduced away by a wily Cat who wants to eat Ugly for dinner. Eventually, Ugly manages to escape but has no idea how to return home. Along his way, he encounters a beautiful swan, Penny, tangled in a fishing line. After saving her, the two birds fall in love. However, she must return to her flock and fly south for the winter.

Eventually, Ugly’s mother finds him frozen in snow. Luckily, her warm tears manage to thaw him out and he comes back to life as a handsome swan! Soon, Ugly is reunited with Penny and two swans decide to live the rest of their days in the same pond as Ugly’s loyal mother. the same pond as


Role # 1 Barnacles
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The geese in Greylag’s “squad.”

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 2 Snowy
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The geese in Greylag’s “squad.”

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 3 Pinkfoot
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The geese in Greylag’s “squad.”

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 4 Dot
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A motherly type, she is genuinely concerned with helping Ugly find his mother.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 5 Drake
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Ida’s husband. Drake is a sarcastic character. He is the stereotypical sitcom father often shirking his parental duties. Drake finds Ugly quite repulsive and isn’t afraid to say it to anyone, including his wife.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 6 Father Swan
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Penny’s family. They help to console Ida when she thinks her son has dies, and they offer to take Ugly with them when they migrate.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 7 Mother Swan
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Penny’s family. They help to console Ida when she thinks her son has dies, and they offer to take Ugly with them when they migrate.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 8 Berwick
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Penny’s family. They help to console Ida when she thinks her son has dies, and they offer to take Ugly with them when they migrate.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 9 Grace
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“The most distinguished duck on the lake.” Very aristocratic, she is considered the queen of the duck yard. All of the other animals look up to Grace and respect her. She, of course, is quite aware of this and is therefore a little bit haughty.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 10 Greylag
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A somewhat pompous goose and washed-up British military type, Greylag tends to over glorify his mundane activities (i.e. migrating South) to the level of military operation status. Only his wife, Dot, truly knows how to handle him.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 11 Henrietta
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A hen and another of Maureen’s friends. Henrietta and Maureen gossip about the goings on in the duck yard. She takes great pleasure in making fun of Ugly.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 12 Ida
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Ugly’s mom. Ida is extremely protective of her son and committed to his safety. She is sweet but feisty, and she knows how to handle her husband, Drake. After Ugly is lured away from the barnyard by the Cat, Ida is determined to find him. Ida and Ugly’s relationship is a key ingredient of the show. She is the one who teaches him that it is OK to be different.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 13 Jay Bird
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

An investigative reporter. A very “in your face” bird, all she/he cares about is getting a good story. She/He is the typical TV news personality who one would find on a reality TV show like “America’s Most Wanted.” She/He reports a story about Ugly’s disappearance.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 14 Maureen
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A moorhen and Ida’s best friend. (Originally found on the moors, a moorhen is a hen that lives near the water.) Maureen genuinely loves Ida, but she can’t resist a bit of good gossip. To the little ducklings, she is the typical annoying and overly affectionate “aunt.”

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 15 Penny
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

The young, beautiful swan that Ugly saves from a tangled fishing net. She is able to see beyond Ugly’s looks and she loves him for who he is.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 16 The Bullfrog
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A laidback, self confident frog with whom Ugly comes into contact in the second half of the show.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 17 v
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The sly, cunning villain of the show. The Cat pretends to be Ugly’s friend so he can eat him.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 18 The Ducklings
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Beaky, Fluff, Billy, Downy are Ugly’s siblings cute little kid types. They are among the “popular” ones in the duck yard who enjoy making Ugly feel left out.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 19 The Turkey
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The headmaster of the ducklings’ school. The Turkey is a bit snobbish and joins in the fun of teasing Ugly. There is of course one word that send shivers down his spine.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 6 to 18


Role # 20 Ugly
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Innocent, easily confused and very impressionable, Ugly doesn’t understand why it is wrong being different. However, his insecurities melt away as his character gradually changes from a gullible duckling to a wise swan, filled with self-esteem. He is the heart and soul of the show.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 6 to 18