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    Cast Call for CM Production of Madison Square Garden’s A Christmas Carol
    September 8, 2015 9:00 am  
    Cast Call for CM Production of Madison Square Garden’s A Christmas Carol

    The Noel S. Ruiz Theatre at CM Performing Arts Center, 931 Montauk Highway, Oakdale, NY 11769, will be holding auditions

    for Madison Square Garden’s A Christmas Carol The Musical on Monday, September 14 and Tuesday, September 15 at 730p. Please prepare 16 bars of music in the style of the show.

    Director: Terry Brennan
    Choreographer: Kristen Digilio
    Musical Director: Matthew W. Surico
    Stage Manager: Amanda Wenchel

    Show Dates:

    Sat., Nov. 21, 28, Dec. 5, 12, at 8pm
    Sun., Nov. 22, 29, Dec. 6, 13, 20, 27 at 2pm
    Fri., Dec. 4, 11, 18 at 730pm
    Wed., Dec. 9 at 730pm
    Fri., Dec. 11 at 10am
    Sat., Dec. 12, 19, 26 at 2pm
    Wed., Dec 16 at 10am
    Wed., Dec. 16 at 2pm
    Tues., Dec 29 at 2pm

    Character Breakdown

    Scrooge A man who lost his father to creditors as a kid and has grown up heeding his father’s advice to save his money. Until he realizes how terrible he’s become, he is grumpy, unsympathetic man and has no time for anyone or anything.  Male, 45-65 yrs old. Range: A3 – G5

    Mr. Cratchit A father and husband who cares deeply for his family, particularly his youngest son. He works hard to provide for them but is mistreated by his employer, Scrooge. Male, 30-40 yrs old. Range: A3 – E5

    Mrs. Cratchit Tiny Tim’s mother and Mr. Cratchit’s wife. She is a loving mother who tries to provide the best for her children with what she’s got. Female, 30-40 yrs old. Range: A3 – E5

    Tiny Tim Mr. and Mrs. Cratchit’s youngest son. He is crippled and sick, but is the definition of loving Christmas spirit. He constantly reminds his family that as long as they all have each other, they will be happy. Male, 9-12 yrs old. Range: A3 – E5

    Fred Scrooge’s nephew and only living relative. He is a pleasant young man who believes in the good a joyful Christmas spirit can make in the world. Male, 25-35 yrs old. Range: A3 – F5

    Ghost Of Christmas Present A jovial, larger-than-life ghost who comes back to show Scrooge all the joy, love, and celebration he his missing out on while those around him celebrate Christmas. Actor doubles as Sandwichboard Man. Male, 35-45 yrs old. Range: A3 – G5

    Ghost Of Christmas Past An ever cheerful, sprightly ghost who comes back with the history book of Scrooge’s past to show him the events that led to his current state. Actor doubles as Lamplighter. Male, 40-60 yrs old. Range: A3 – G5

    Blind Old Hag / Ghost Of Christmas Future A beautiful, and terrifying wrath, the Ghost of Christmas Future is strong and silent as she shows Scrooge what will happen to him and those around him if he continue down the path he is currently treading. Female, 50-65 yrs old. Range: A3 – G5

    Marley Scrooge’s former business partner who, before his death, was exactly like Scrooge. Comes back as a ghost in chains to warn Scrooge of how his life decisions will bind him in the afterlife. Male, 45-55 yrs old. Range: A3 – A5

    Scrooge’s Mother           

    Young Scrooge 

    Fan

    Emily Scrooge’s fiancé from when they were young. She is a beautiful girl, not impressed or in need of money. Female, 18-25 yrs old. Range: A3 – B5

    Mrs. Fezziwig The consummate hostess and Mr. Fezziwig’s wife, she loved to help throw the Christmas party every year. She is prideful. Female, 50-60 yrs old. Range: A3 – A5

    Mr. Fezziwig A portly, jolly man who used to throw a huge Christmas party every year for the community. He was Scrooge’s first boss and after teaching him all he knew, he became deeply disappointed in the man Scrooge became. Male, 55-65 yrs old. Range: A3 – B5

    Ensemble            Charity Elves; Bankers; Street Vendors; Sailors; Ghosts; Jailers; Clerks; Monks

    Submitted by: William Sheehan

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