Seussical – Auditions!

Murray City Cultural Arts is proud to announce that they will be producing Seussical, July 28-29, 31, Aug 3-5, 2023 at the Murray Park Amphitheater.
The production is directed by Wendy Dahl-Smedshammer
**Auditions open to ages 8 & older only.
April 20 & 21st, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm.
Prepare 16-32 bars of an upbeat Broadway song in style of the show (an accompanist, MP3, and CD Player will be available to use)
Headshot and Resume is encouraged, but not required.
Questions? Email
Character Breakdown:
1. The Cat in the Hat. Story’s omniscient narrator, fun loving and enjoys rhyming. Pops up throughout the story to help the audience. Wise and attentive. Vocal range F4-F2
2. Jojo. Mayor’s son, he is a Who that is always finding trouble. Bright, creative, and inadvertently mischievous. Possesses a wildly expansive imagination and finds solace in his friendship with Horton. Vocal range: F4-F2
3. Horton the Elephant. Story’s main character, compassionate and gentle elephant. Commonly misunderstood because of his large size. He is protective and loving of all creatures in the jungle.
4. Gertrude Mcfuzz. Horton’s one-feathered-tail bird neighbor. Gertrude is sweet and timid. Though kind and loyal, she is also self-conscious of her shortfalls.Vocal Range: 5F-F3.
5. Mayzie Labird. The most beautiful in all of the jungle. Oblivious to her self-centered ways, she relies on their talent of manipulation, and intoxicating beauty, to navigate her way through so. Vocal range: Eb5 – G3
6. The Sour Kangaroo. the ‘leader’ of the jungle. She is loud, brassy, and stubbornly set in her ways. A caring mother, but unabashedly sassy and soulful. Vocal Range: F5-F#3.
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One Response to Seussical – Auditions!

  1. Katie Lindquist says:

    Location of Auditions were left out. They will take place at the Murray City Senior Recreation Center (10 E 6150 S).

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