Casting Call: Mimi and the Music

Mimi and the Music Casting Call

Production title: Mimi and the Music

Union / Non-Union: Both ok
Production Type: Independent
Project length: Staged Reading of a new musical

Director: Ramona Gilmour-Darling
Writer/Composer/Producer: Alexandra Lean
Audition Location: 2nd floor of Black Swan, 154 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON M4K 1N1

Staged Reading Location:  Alumnae Theatre
Email: musicalandi@gmail.com

Compensation: Yes

KEY DATES

Auditions:

Saturday, March 18th   2pm to 6pm

(Please note all auditions will be given a specific time within this window)

Staged Reading Rehearsal:  April 23rd starting in the afternoon 2pm to 6pm

Staged Reading: April 23rd at 7pm
Looking for 3 actors; 2 females and 1 male; These 3 actors will play multiple roles.  Looking for actor/singers who can learn material as independently as possible.  The vocal range is low average. The lowest note is G or F# below middle C. Nothing goes particularly high.

Diverse actors are encouraged to submit.

Synopsis:
Mimi Maya Clemens (20) has won an opportunity of a lifetime.  Her favorite talk show host, Hopera, has invited her to be on her show and promises to fix her of her anxiety problem once and for all.  This musical is about Mimi’s journey to the talk show and her struggle with anxiety.

Character BIOS

Mimi Maya Clemens AGE: 20

She hasn’t left her parents place in years. Awkward, nerdy, anxious hopeful.  The ability to rap is necessary.

HOPERA (40-45)

A successful TV talk show host who has a solution to all of life’s dilemma’s.  She has the voice of a gospel singer.

SAMMY LANGSFORD 20-25

Mimi’s boyfriend, nerdy, nice guy who is very supportive and helpful to Mimi

MABEL 25-30

A representative from the Hopera show, a chipper camp councillor type with an envious side.  This part will most likely be read/sung by the same person who plays Sammy.

About Alex Lean

I am just another dreamer trying to wake up
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