AUDITIONS FOR Stephen Sondheim’s A Little Night Music
Choreographer: Evelyn Vallestros Barney
Show runs June 14-July 9, 2017
Rehearsals start April 10, 2017
Auditions: March 26 & 27 at 6:30
Callbacks (by invitation) March 28 at 6:30
Stockton Civic Theatre
2312 Rosemarie Lane, Stockton, CA 95207
Prepare to sing a Broadway BALLAD (not uptempo), which shows your range. NO ROCK, NO POP, NO RAP! Have your sheet music. Tom Coyan will be your accompanist. Readings from the script.
FREDRIKA ARMFELDT: Desiree’s witty daughter who is very self-contained and formal with the precise diction of the convent trained.
Age 12-15. Vocal range top Eb5, bottom C4
MADAME ARMFELDT: Desiree’s elderly mother, brutally honest and a veteran of encounters with the crowned heads of Europe.
Age 65 up. Vocal range top F#4, bottom C3
HENRIK EGERMAN: Fredrick’s gloomy soon. He is serious but confused, as he studies for the Lutheran priesthood.
Age 18-21. Vocal range top B4, bottom G3
ANNE EGERMAN: Giddy and virginal, naive at times. A breathtakingly gorgeous child bride and Fredrick’s new wife.
Age 18-21. Vocal range top Ab5, bottom G#3
FREDRICK EGERMAN: Middle-aged lawyer who is married to his second wife, Anne, and has a son, Henrik, from his first marriage.
Age 40-45. Vocal range top E4, bottom A2
PETRA: Anne’s earthy maid and closest confidante. She seizes every moment to romp in the hay.
Age 20-30. Vocal range top F5, bottom F#3 (belt)
DESIREE ARMFELDT: A self-absorbed, once successful actress now touring the countryside. She becomes entangled in a love triangle with the Count and Fredrik.
Age 45-55. Vocal range top Ab5, bottom F#3
COUNT CARL-MAGNUS MALCOM: Vain, arrogant and splendidly proportioned but ferociously jealous. He is Desiree’s newest lover.
Age 30-45. Vocal range top F#4, bottom G3
COUNTESS CHARLOTTE MALCOLM: The Count’s manic depressive mistreated and downtrodden wife.
Age 30-40. Vocal range top F5, bottom G3
MR. LINDQUIST: Baritone Top F#
MRS. NORDSTROM: Coloratura soprano Top E5
MRS. SEGSTROM: Soprano Top Bb4
MRS. ANDERSON: Mezzo Soprano Top G4
MR. ERLANSON: Tenor Top Bb4
There are 4 servants in the show who sing in “A Weekend in the Country”, and do various other things in the show.