Audition for a show at the WDL! All auditions are open-calls, and no appointments are ever necessary. For more information about auditions, please call (302) 764-3396.


AUDITIONS FOR FALL PILLOW PLAYS 

Auditions will be held for the October, November and December pillow plays on
   Saturday, August 24, from 10am-12 and
   Monday, August 26, from 6-8pm
Directors Abby Davis, Maria Gonzales and Tammy Destafney seek young people ages 7-15 for these shows to be performed in our lobby and  then travel to other venues. Auditions consist of cold readings from the scripts. Auditioners can choose which play(s) for which they would like to be considered. Questions? info@wdleague.org

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.