Anne of Green Gables Auditions

Globe Productions presents Anne of Green Gables

November 20, 21, 26, 27, 28 8pm
November 22, 28 and 29 2pm

John Elliott Theatre, Georgetown

Come out and meet the team
David Ambrose – Director
Darryl Burton – Music Director
Cheri Lindsay-Jarvis – Choreographer

Auditions:
Sunday May 31 - 1:00 - 5:00 - children's auditions for Anne, Diana, Gilbert and Children's chorus
Sunday May 31 - 7:00 - 10:30 adults
Monday June 1 - 7:00 – 10:30 adults

Call Backs:
Friday June 5 -7:00 pm

Audition Requirements:

  • Please prepare one song that tells a story and is appropriate to the style and the era of Anne of Green Gables; written in the 1960s, the musical styles in Anne of Green Gables include Early Jazz, Folk, Big Band singing and some hints of Operetta.
  • Your song choice must be from musical theatre repertoire and should reflect the range of the characters you are interested in.
  • Sheet music in your correct key is required. Please have it double-sided, hole punched and in a 3 ring binder. A pianist will be provided.
  • Please do not bring rock, pop or mainstream Jazz songs. Karaoke tracks are not accepted as accompaniment.
  • You will be asked to do a cold read.
  • There will be a group dance audition for the roles of Anne, Diana, Gilbert and the children's chorus. Wear comfortable (stretchy) clothing and indoor shoes (no bare feet or sock feet).
  • The minimum age requirement for the role of Anne, Diana, Gilbert and Josie is 14 years old and 7 years old for the children's chorus.

Auditions times will be available at the information night – first come first serve.

To Book Your Audition:
If you wish to book your audition via email you may contact Lori Girvan after May 14, 2015 at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The Characters:

ADULTS      
Marilla Cuthbert Mezzo who can sing up to Eb5 Mature Adult Lead
Matthew Cuthbert Baritone who can sing from A2 to D4 Mature Adult Lead
Mrs. Rachel Lynde Mezzo who can sing up to E5 Mature Adult Supporting
Lucilla - clerk in Blair's store Soprano or Light Mezzo who can sing up to F5 Adult Supporting
Miss Stacy - the schoolmistress Alto or Mezzo who can sing Belt voice and Mixed voice up to D5 Adult Supporting
Mrs. Macpherson N/A Adult Cameo
Mrs. Barry N/A Adult Cameo
Mrs. Sloane N/A Adult Cameo
Mrs. Pye N/A Adult Cameo
The Minister N/A Adult Cameo
Earl - the mailman N/A Adult Cameo
Mrs. Spencer N/A Adult Cameo
Cecil - the farmer N/A Adult Cameo
Mr. Phillips - the schoolmaster N/A Adult Cameo
The Stationmaster N/A Adult Cameo
       
CHILDREN      
Anne Shirley Soprano or Mezzo (up to G5) who can sing both Legit and Mixed voices 14 -20 Lead
Diana Barry Soprano or Light Mezzo (up to D5) but is comfortable singing Legit and Mixed voice 14-20 Supporting
Gilbert Blythe Tenor or Baritone who can sing up to F4 14-20 Supporting
Josie Pye Mezzo with a low range (G3) and can sing Mixed voice or a light Belt voice 14-20 Supporting
Prissy Andrews N/A   Cameo
Ruby Gillis N/A   Cameo
Tillie Boulter N/A   Cameo
Gertie Pye N/A   Cameo
Charlie Sloane N/A   Cameo
Moody MacPherson N/A   Cameo
Gerry Boute N/A   Cameo
Tommy Sloane N/A   Cameo
Malcolm Andrews N/A   Cameo