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The Addams Family Auditions – 11th January
Posted on 17th Nov 2014 by BrassNeck
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Auditions for our upcoming production of The Addams Family will be held on 11th January 2015.
Exact timings and format will be confirmed nearer the time, but to express interest and receive audition pieces please contact Anne Weston on 0113 2507373 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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ADDAMS FAMILY CHARACTER PLOT
A man of Spanish descent who takes great pride in his family and revels in all it means to be an “Addams.” He struggles with having to keep his daughter’s secret from his wife, whom he adores more than death. Smart, comedic actor with tenor vocals.
In shape, attractive, leggy, the strength of the family. An easy comedic actress with a sexy, dry wit. Feels her husband is hiding something from her and will use any tactic to lure the secret out. A strong dancer/mover with alto/mezzo soprano vocals.
The androgynous family member who serves as the musicals narrator. He is larger than life, an energetic, joyous, child-like presence. A vaudeville style comedian with tenor vocals.
Wednesday is an attractive, in shape girl who has the same dry wit and sensibility of her mother. Finds love with a “normal” boy (Lucas) and wants to introduce his family to hers. Experiences the youthful drama that comes with first love. Lucas can actually put a smile on her face. Strong pop belt vocals. Soprano. Playing age 16 or above.
She is a feisty 102 year old woman. Fun and quirky, but don’t mess with Grandma. Comedic actress with strong character vocals. Sings as part of a group. Cameo role.
A charming, funny, husky boy who loves being tortured by his sister. He wants to ensure he won’t lose his sister to her new boyfriend so he takes matters into his own hands. Strong, high vocals. Voice not yet broken. Playing age 12.
A very tall male character, the Addams’ butler who knows all. He speaks in moans and groans only without becoming a cartoon version of himself. His movement is always very slow Character actor with a low bass vocals to Eb. Cameo role.
Stuffy father of 19 year old Lucas and exasperated husband to his rhyming wife, Alice. At one time was a follower of The Grateful Dead but has lost that side of himself. Always looking out for his family. Male actor with high baritone/ tenor vocals.
Mother of 19 year old Lucas, devoted to her family so she puts aside her own desires. In shape, quirky female who often speaks in rhyme. While at the Addams Family dinner party, she drinks a potion that causes her to let her hair down and speak her truth. Comedic actress with soprano / belt vocals.
Attractive, in shape young man. Playing age 19. Fell in love with Wednesday Addams and plans to marry her. Experiences the youthful pain and drama of young love and struggles with the differences between his family and the Addams family. Contemporary pop tenor vocals.
Male and female ensemble singer/dancers. Playing age 16 and above.