West Side Story the Musical Auditions-Augusta, ME – Casting ID # 1497118

West Side Story the Musical Auditions-Augusta, ME
– Casting ID # 1497118
Project Type
Live Event
Submission Type
Open Call
Location
Augusta, ME
Union
Non-union
Rate/Pay
n/a
Release Date 09-01-15
Audition Date
04-11-16
Submission deadline 04-10-16
Casting Category
Theatre – Non-Equity
Young lovers were caught between prejudice and warring street gangs in
this retelling of Shakespeare’s of Romeo and Juliet. From the first notes to the final breath, West Side Story is one of the most memorable musicals and greatest love stories of all time. love stories of

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

A spritely, quick-tempered leader. He seeks to eliminate the Sharks and establish his own gang’s dominance. Tony’s best friend, he is eventually murdered by Bernardo. Range: Bb2 – G4

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 25 to 30
Ethnicity: Any


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

A roman#c young man and former leader of the Jets, he has found a new lifestyle now. Tony finds himself violently torn between his friendships and love. Falls in love to Maria and meets an un#mely death. Genuinely sweet and sincere. Range: Bb2 – Bb4

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 25 to 30
Ethnicity: Any


Role # 3 Bernardo
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A proud, strong, handsome Puerto Rican man. Bernardo seeks to carve out territory as a sense of iden#ty for he and his friends. Maria’s brother and Anita’s boyfriend. Leader of the Sharks. Range: Bb2 – Eb4

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 25 to 35
Ethnicity: Any


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

An angry and, at #mes, naive Shark who turns murderous and vengeful. Suitor to Maria and friend of Bernardo’s. Speaking Role

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 20 to 25
Ethnicity: Any


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

A hopeless roman#c and innocent young girl. She falls in love with Tony and finds herself at the center of the violent conflict between the two gangs. Bernardo’s sister. Puerto Rican. Range: Bb3 – C6

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 21
Ethnicity: Any


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

Feisty and asser#ve. She dispenses “older sister” advice to Maria and tries to shield her from the dangers of the gangs. Bernardo’s girlfriend and Maria’s friend. Puerto Rican. Range: F3 – D5

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 25 to 30
Ethnicity: Any


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

A spunky tomboy who is desperate to become a member of the Jets. The other Jets mock her for her ambi#ons, but generally appreciate her company. Full of energy and heart. Speaking Role

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 15 to 25
Ethnicity: Any


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

The owner of the candy store where the Jets hang out. He tries to guide the Jets youthful angst and provides a safe haven for Tony. Old fashioned and wise in his ways. Speaking Role

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 60 to 75
Ethnicity: Any


Role # 9 Schrank
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

A local police detec#ve frustrated by the ongoing violence between the Jets and Sharks. Blunt, brash, and unapologe#c. Speaking Role

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 40 to 55
Ethnicity: Any


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

The local beat cop. He has no pa#ence for the gangs conflict and tries to keep tensions from errup#ng between them. Regularly mocked by the local gangs. Speaking Role

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 30 to 60
Ethnicity: Any


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

We are seeking for talented and dedicated cast.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any


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

We are seeking for talented and dedicated cast.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any


Role # 13 Jets Girls
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

We are seeking for talented and dedicated cast.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any


Role # 14 Sharks Girls
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

We are seeking for talented and dedicated cast.

Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 60
Ethnicity: Any