Open auditions for the Waukesha Civic Theatre’s production of Thoroughly Modern Millie will be held:

Sunday, December 2, 2018, starting at 6:30 pm

Monday, December 3, 2018, starting at 6:30 pm

Callbacks, if needed, will be on December 4, 2018, starting at 6:30 pm

 

Auditions will be held at the Waukesha Civic Theatre Building at 264 West Main Street, Waukesha. Those auditioning should prepare 32 bars of a musical theatre song and be prepared to dance. If you have tap shoes, please bring them.

Please sign up for a specific audition time here. Walk in auditions will be allowed, but will be seen after scheduled auditions are completed. Actors of all backgrounds and ethnicities are encouraged to audition.

If you will not arrive at auditions until 8:30 or later, and are not signing up for an audition spot online, please contact the theatre so the director can be informed. Some actors may be asked to stay past their scheduled time. 

 

Millie, a small town girl from Kansas, arrives in New York ready to become a star. This madcap musical comedy is full of bright, 1920s music and dance.

 

All roles are open.

There are 5 roles for women age 20-60. There are 4 roles for men age 20-60.

     

Thoroughly Modern Millie will run March 29 to April 14, 2019, at WCT. Jim Padovano is directing.

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Character Descriptions

MILLIE DILLMOUNT: A spunky, modern woman trying to make it in New York City. She falls in love with Jimmy. Our story's protagonist.

Gender: female

Age: 20 to 25

Vocal range top: E5

Vocal range bottom: G#3

 

JIMMY SMITH: A suave city slicker who unexpectedly becomes the story's hero. He falls in love with Millie.

Gender: male

Age: 20 to 30

Vocal range top: A4

Vocal range bottom: C3

 

MRS. MEERS: A former actress turned human trafficker pretending to be a kindly chinese woman. She oversees the Hotel Priscilla where she secretly sells her tenants.

Gender: female

Age: 45 to 55

Vocal range top: Bb4

Vocal range bottom: E3

 

MISS DOROTHY BROWN: A naive, wealthy girl who has moved to New York to change her lifestyle. She becomes Millie's roommate and confidant.

Gender: female

Age: 20 to 25

Vocal range top: C6

Vocal range bottom: B3

 

CHING HO: A Chinese immigrant working to bring his mother to the United States. Younger brother of Bun Foo and henchman to Mrs. Meers. Sings and speaks in Chinese.

Gender: male

Age: 18 to 25

Vocal range top: E4

Vocal range bottom: Bb2

 

BUN FOO: A Chinese immigrant working to bring his mother to the United States. Older brother of Ching Ho and henchman to Mrs. Meers. Sings and speaks in Chinese.

Gender: male

Age: 20 to 30

Vocal range top: E4

Vocal range bottom: E3

 

MISS FLANNERY: An uptight, stern office manager. She runs the stenographer pool at Sincere Trust Insurance Company.

Gender: female

Age: 35 to 45

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: Bb3

 

TREVOR GRAYDON: An executive at the Sincere Trust Insurance Company. He is sharp, ambitious, and secretly romantic.

Gender: male

Age: 30 to 40

Vocal range top: G4

Vocal range bottom: A2

 

MUZZY VAN HOSSMERE: A glamorous actress and singer at a night club. She becomes Millie's friend and mentor.

Gender: female

Age: 35 to 45

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: G#3

 

ENSEMBLE

Moderns

Stenographers

Hotel Priscilla Girls

Muzzy's Boys