We are looking for youth ages 8-18 to audition for Oliver! Auditions will be held on Monday, June 24 and Wednesday, June 26 from 5:30-9:00. They will be held in West Jordan City Hall in the Community Room. 8000 S. Redwood Road. Call backs will be by invitation only on Saturday, June 29, from 12:00-5:00. For auditions please prepare 16-32 bars of a musical selection in the style of Oliver. Bring accompaniment on a CD, MP3 or phone. An accompanist will NOT be provided. You may bring a resume and headshot as well. Please sign up for a time by clicking the link below. Thank you!
You will need fill out an audition form when you sign up. Click the link below or on the audition sign up page to fill out the form.
LIST OF CHARACTERS:
OLIVER TWIST: A workhouse boy about 11 years of age.
FAGIN: An elderly receiver – runs training academy for young pickpockets.
THE ARTFUL DODGER: Fagin’s brightest pupil – an undersized 16.
BILL SIKES: A villain in his prime.
NANCY: 23 years old. A graduate of Fagin’s academy, and Bill’s doxy.
BET: A 15 year old lass in Fagin’s establishment – idolizes Nancy.
MR. BUMBLE: A large and pompous Beadle of the workhouse.
MRS. CORNEY: A sharp-tongued, domineering widow – the Workhouse Mistress.
MR. BROWNLOW: An old gentleman of wealth and breeding.
MR. SOWERBERRY: The Undertaker.
MRS. SOWERBERRY: His overseer.
CHARLOTTE: Their daughter.
NOAH CLAYPOLE: The Undertaker’s pimply apprentice.
MR. GRIMWIG: A Doctor.
MRS. BEDWIN: The Brownlow’s Housekeeper.
OLD SALLY: A Pauper.
CHARLEY BATES: and other boys in Fagin’s establishment.
ENSEMBLE: Workhouse Boys, Workhouse Assistants, Bow Street Runners, Street Vendors and Crowd, etc