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AUDITIONS FOR BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

Director Lee Lewis, music director Laura Hannagan and choreographer Shannon Lynch seek actors/singers/dancers of all ages for Wilmington Drama League’s December 13-29 production of this Disney classic. 

Auditions will be: 

Tuesday August 13, 6-9pm and

Saturday August 24, 12-3pm

Callbacks if necessary will be Tuesday September 3, 6-9pm

Please prepare 16-32 bars of a Broadway selection in the style of the show. Bring sheet music in the correct key and marked clearly. Script readings and movement will not be included until callbacks. 

Questions? info@wdleague.org

 

CHARACTERS:

 

Belle

A vibrant, intelligent girl with beauty, who wants more out of the life than an ordinary existence. She is optimistic, fun-loving, caring, and eager to experience life.

Gender: Female

Age: 20 to 25

Vocal range top: F5

Vocal range bottom: E3

Beast

A Prince transformed into a terrifying beast for his lack of compassion. He is hot-tempered and commanding, but has a warm, loving heart buried far beneath his gruff exterior.

Gender: Male

Age: 30 to 40

Vocal range top: F4

Vocal range bottom: A2

Gaston

The egotistical, ultra-masculine villain determined to marry Belle. He is manipulative yet charming and earnest.

Gender: Male

Age: 30 to 40

Vocal range top: E4

Vocal range bottom: A2

 

Maurice

Belle’s loving, eccentric father. A child at heart and inventor in his own world.

Gender: Male

Age: 55 to 65

Vocal range top: Db4

Vocal range bottom: Bb2

Cogsworth

A tightly-wound, enchanted mantle clock and the head of the Beast’s household. He is uptight, strict, and punctual but also hard-working, faithful, and thorough.

Gender: Male

Age: 40 to 55

Vocal range top: E4

Vocal range bottom: A2

Mrs. Potts

A warm-hearted, maternal enchanted teapot. She is loyal, caring, and playful.

Gender: Female

Age: 45 to 55

Vocal range top: G5

Vocal range bottom: F#3

Lumiere

A suave, debonair enchanted candelabra. He is a loyal and steadfast servant.

Gender: Male

Age: 35 to 45

Vocal range top: F#4

Vocal range bottom: F#2

Chip

An enchanted teacup and Mrs. Potts’ darling little boy. He is innocent, playful, and bright-eyed.

Gender: Male

Age: 7 to 10

Vocal range top: F5

Vocal range bottom: A3

Babette

A saucy, enchanted feather-duster, and the object of Lumiere’s affections. She is the playful, gorgeous, seductive French maid.

Gender: Female

Age: 25 to 35

Vocal range top: F5

Vocal range bottom: C4

Madame De La Grande Bouche

A former opera diva-turned-enchanted wardrobe. She has a caring, refined, larger than life personality.

Gender: Female

Age: 40 to 55

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: C#4

Lefou

Gaston’s bumbling sidekick. He is loyal, energetic, and optimistic, but not quite the brightest guy.

Gender: Male

Age: 25 to 35

Vocal range top: F#4

Vocal range bottom: B2

Monsieur D’arque

The scheming proprietor of the local insane asylum. He is a dark, sinister villain who aides Gaston in his plot to marry Belle.

Gender: Male

Age: 35 to 55

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: D3

Ensemble

Wolves; Enchanted Objects; Townspeople

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Beginning September 4, 2018 the Wilmington Drama League will have regular office hours Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1-3 pm. Calls or visits can be made to the main office (side door on Shipley St) (302) 764-3396. Our box office line however will remain fully automated. Questions should be directed to the main office line or sent to kathy@wdleague.org.