Young Frankenstein

November 4th and 5th at 7:30pm and November 6th at 3pm
Foothills Performing Arts Center
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Auditions taking place Monday, August 22nd at 6:30
and Wednesday, August 24th at 6:30
at our Southside Mall rehearsal space

Orpheus Theatre is proud to announce auditions for our next mainstage production: YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN!! This electrifying musical adaptation of Mel Brooks' monstrously funny film will leave you in stitches!

 

Come to auditions on Monday, August 22nd at 6:30 and Wednesday, August 24th at 6:30 at our Southside Mall rehearsal space.

Performances are November 4, 5, & 6 at the Foothills Performing Arts Center in Oneonta.

 

Directed by Tim Iversen and Kerri Hogle

 

Musical Direction by Tim Iversen and Kerri Hogle

 

Choreographed by Riley Bowen

 

Wear comfortable clothes you can move in and, if you’re a tapper, bring your tap shoes!

Music and sides will be provided.

 

Minimum age of 13 with letter of consent for any persons under the age of 18 due to adult content.

Cast Size: Medium (11 to 20 performers)
Cast Type: Older Roles
Dance Requirements: Standard


Character Breakdown


Dr. Frederick Frankenstein
Brilliant brain surgeon, professor and grandson of mad scientist Dr. Victor Von Frankenstein.

Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2


The Monster
The misunderstood creation of Dr. Frankenstein.

Gender: Male
Vocal range top: Bb4
Vocal range bottom: Db2


Igor
Frederick’s faithful, bright-eyed, eager servant and friend with a hunchback.

Gender: Male
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2


Inga
Frederick’s young assistant. Attractive and a resident of Transylvania.

Gender: Female
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: A5
Vocal range bottom: G3


Elizabeth Benning
Frederick's boisterous fiancé. 

Gender: Female
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: F#3


Frau Blücher
Stern housekeeper of the Frankenstein estate and former lover of Victor Frankenstein. 

Gender: Female
Age: 40 to 60
Vocal range top: C5
Vocal range bottom: E3


Inspector Hans Kemp
The head of police in Transylvania. Driven by justice, with a wooden arm and leg. 

Gender: Male
Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: A2


The Hermit
A lonely, blind town hermit, hoping for a friend. 

Gender: Male
Age: 30 to 60
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: Ab2


Dr. Victor Von Frankenstein
The infamous Dr. Frankenstein and Frederick's grandfather. 

Gender: Male
Age: 45 to 65
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: C#2


Ziggy
The village idiot. 

Gender: Male
Age: 18 to 30
Vocal range top: Eb4
Vocal range bottom: D3


Ensemble
Gravediggers, Villagers, Medical Students, Passengers, Mad Scientists 

Gender: Any