Footloose Auditions

First Rehearsal

July 22

Opening Night

August 4

Closing Night

September 1

Creative Team:

Director: Brett Smock

Choreographer: James Alonzo White

Musical Director: Corinne Aquilina

Submission Instructions:

Please only submit Footloose material. If you are interested in other shows, please submit per show. You must submit your audition materials by May 11th.

Send an email with the subject line in the following format “FOOTLOOSE/ROLE.” Included in your email, please submit your audition video as a Youtube or Vimeo link along with an attached current headshot and resume. In addition, please slate at the top of your video.

For East Coast/National Submissions: casting@therevtheatre.com

For LA/West Coast Submissions: Julia Flores / julia@florescasting.com

Thank you, and we look forward to seeing your audition!

Character Breakdowns

REN McCORMACK
18. Must play a believable teenager. Strong triple threat. Rebellious, magnetic, sincere, honest and hugely likable. Terrific pop/rock tenor with falsetto. Must dance or move extremely well. Smart, commanding actor able to navigate comedic and dramatic content with intelligence and heart.  Star presence.

ARIEL MOORE
18. Must play a believable teenager. Great triple threat. Rebellious, complicated, fun-loving and sensitive. Physically comfortable and commanding actor with a terrific pop/rock belt. Must dance or move extremely well.

REV. SHAW MOORE
late 40s – 50s. Spiritual leader and powerful influence in the town.  Navigating his own grief and struggling to maintain control of his pulpit and his family. Excellent singer/actor who moves well. Great baritone with command and great charisma.

WILLARD HEWITT
Must play a believable high school student. Bari-Tenor. All ethnicities. A smart, very funny actor adept at physical comedy. Lovable, loyal, a bit dim and shy around Rusty. Full of heart. Must move well. Great pop bari-tenor.

VI MOORE
Female-identifying, late 40s – early 50s. All ethnicities. Despite living in her husband’s shadow, she is strong, perceptive, adept at navigating a challenging course with love and compassion. Powerful presence and heart of the Moore family.

RUSTY
Female-identifying, must play a believable high school student. All ethnicities. Wise cracking, fun-loving motor mouth. Full of quirks and shy around Willard.  Powerful belt. Killer triple threat. Must dance well.

CHUCK CRANSTON
Male-identifying, must play a believable high school student. Great rock tenor. Ariel’s boyfriend and the town bad boy. Demanding, possessive and jealous, but also charismatic.

MALE AND FEMALE IDENTIFYING ENSEMBLE
An athletic, energetic and off the charts talented group of triple threats. All ethnicities. Must be able to play high school students. Strong technique in all disciplines, charismatic, unique personalities, great stage presence and stamina.

Audition Packets:

Ren McCormack

Ren McCormack Audition Packet

Vocal:

Accompaniment – Listen to the tracks labeled ‘plunk’ with headphones. Your part is panned to the right and the accompaniment to the left. If you just want to hear your part, just wear the right headphone and vice versa. Use the tracks labeled ‘accompaniment’ for your video.

I Can’t Stand Still – Plunk

I Can’t Stand Still – Accompaniment

Dance:

Choreography Selection

Music for Choreography (start at 2:00)

Ariel Moore

Ariel Moore Audition Packet

Accompaniment – Listen to the tracks labeled ‘plunk’ with headphones. Your part is panned to the right and the accompaniment to the left. If you just want to hear your part, just wear the right headphone and vice versa. Use the tracks labeled ‘accompaniment’ for your video.

Holding Out for a Hero – Plunk

Holding Out for a Hero – Accompaniment

Rev. Shaw Moore

Rev. Shaw Moore Audition Packet

Accompaniment – Listen to the tracks labeled ‘plunk’ with headphones. Your part is panned to the right and the accompaniment to the left. If you just want to hear your part, just wear the right headphone and vice versa. Use the tracks labeled ‘accompaniment’ for your video.

Heaven Help Me – Plunk

Heaven Help Me – Accompaniment

Vi Moore

Vi Moore Audition Packet

Accompaniment – Listen to the tracks labeled ‘plunk’ with headphones. Your part is panned to the right and the accompaniment to the left. If you just want to hear your part, just wear the right headphone and vice versa. Use the tracks labeled ‘accompaniment’ for your video.

Can You Find It In Your Heart – Plunk

Can You Find It In Your Heart – Accompaniment

Willard Hewitt

Willard Hewitt Audition Packet

Accompaniment – Listen to the tracks labeled ‘plunk’ with headphones. Your part is panned to the right and the accompaniment to the left. If you just want to hear your part, just wear the right headphone and vice versa. Use the tracks labeled ‘accompaniment’ for your video.

Mama Says – Plunk

Mama Says – Accompaniment

Rusty Pizzolo

Rusty Audition Packet

Vocal

Accompaniment – Listen to the tracks labeled ‘plunk’ with headphones. Your part is panned to the right and the accompaniment to the left. If you just want to hear your part, just wear the right headphone and vice versa. Use the tracks labeled ‘accompaniment’ for your video.

Somebody’s Eyes – Plunk

Somebody’s Eyes – Accompaniment

Dance:

Choreography Selection

Music for Choreography (start at 2:00)

Chuck Cranston

Chuck Audition Packet

Accompaniment – Listen to the tracks labeled ‘plunk’ with headphones. Your part is panned to the right and the accompaniment to the left. If you just want to hear your part, just wear the right headphone and vice versa. Use the tracks labeled ‘accompaniment’ for your video.

The Girl Gets Around – Plunk

The Girl Gets Around – Accompaniment

Betty Blast / Irene

Betty/Irene Audition Packet

Accompaniment – Listen to the tracks labeled ‘plunk’ with headphones. Your part is panned to the right and the accompaniment to the left. If you just want to hear your part, just wear the right headphone and vice versa. Use the tracks labeled ‘accompaniment’ for your video.

Holding Out for a Hero – Plunk

Holding Out for a Hero – Accompaniment

 

Ensemble

Male Identifying Ensemble Packet

Female Identifying Ensemble Packet

Vocal

Please prepare a pop/rock vocal selection, no less than 32 bars, that shows off vocal range and power. 

Optional audition songs: “I Can’t Stand Still,” “The Girl Gets Around,” “Holding Out For a Hero,” “Somebody’s Eyes”.

Accompaniment – Listen to the tracks labeled ‘plunk’ with headphones. Your part is panned to the right and the accompaniment to the left. If you just want to hear your part, just wear the right headphone and vice versa. Use the tracks labeled ‘accompaniment’ for your video.

I Can’t Stand Still – Plunk

I Can’t Stand Still – Accompaniment

The Girl Gets Around – Plunk

The Girl Gets Around – Accompaniment

Somebody’s Eyes – Plunk

Somebody’s Eyes – Accompaniment

Holding Out for a Hero – Plunk

Holding Out for a Hero – Accompaniment

Dance:

Choreography Selection

Music for Choreography (start at 2:00)

 

Thanks for your time and talent! We look forward to viewing your work!

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