Fly By Night Auditions:
Director: Amy Jackson
Assistant Director: Rae Harvill
Music Director: Kristin Spires
Choreographer: Shannon Walsh
Casting: 2 women/5 men
Audition Appointments: December 3rd & 4th starting at 7:00 p.m. Sign up for your appointment here!
Audition Location: Runway Theatre - 215 N. Dooley St. Grapevine, TX 76051
Bring a copy of your headshot/resume and a clearly marked, 32 bar cut in the style of the show. Bring your own sheet music. No tapes or cds accepted. An accompanist will be provided. Be prepared to list all conflicts from December 10th - February 17th. Walk-ins will be accepted as time allows.
Rehearsals will begin the week of December 10th, primarily on weeknights, with a break for the holidays. Performances run weekends January 25th through February 17th.
NARRATOR (Male, any age/ethnicity) Rock Baritone. Vocal Range: B2 – A4
Mysterious and charismatic, he plays many different characters both men and women of all ages and backgrounds, must be able to make strong, clear physical and vocal choices and shift effortlessly on a dime. The narrator is someone we want to follow into the unknown. Must have excellent timing and be good with comedy as well as being able to clearly tell the story.
HAROLD L. MCCLAM (20s-30s Male, any ethnicity) Rock Baritenor. Vocal range: A2 - D5
Awkward and unsatisfied, nevertheless got a hopeful, yearning energy about him. He's looking for someone or something to push him to break out of his shell. Not a traditional leading man, but he must be someone that we root for. Excellent actor who is good with comedy. Ability to play guitar is a big plus.
MR. MCCLAM (50s-60's Male, any ethnicity) Lyric Baritone. Vocal range: A2 - A4
Harold's father, a former marine who silently loves his son and is lost since losing his wife Cecily, his true love. Solid actor who has something about him that is sincerely lovable as well as a stoic strength. Will sing portions of the Italian opera "La Traviata."
DAPHNE (20s-30s Female, any ethnicity) Soprano Belt. Vocal range: F3 - E5
Miriam’s sister, an aspiring actress who has had success in her small town and wants to make it big in New York. Ambitious, and bursting with confidence and drive, also possesses a real humanity and vulnerability. Excellent singer/actress who is great with comedy.
MIRIAM (20s-30s Female, any ethnicity) Mezzo. Vocal range: D3– D#5
Daphne’s sister, a dreamy waitress who was content with simple pleasures of her small town life, but accompanies her sister to New York. An astronomy nerd and has a special understanding of her place the universe, possesses a quiet radiance that draws the audience in.
CRABBLE (40s-50s Male, any ethnicity) Bariton. Vocal range: C#3 - E4
A sandwich shop owner and former air traffic controller in World War II. Frustrated with his life and has an endearingly grouchy edge. Strong comic character actor.
JOEY STORMS (Male, Any age/ethnicity) Alto/Baritone. Vocal range: E3-Bb4
A charming, charismatic, self-doubting playwright who is crumbling under the tremendous pressure of being from a family of great writers. His fear of not living up to his family’s legacy manifests itself in a manic energy. Strong comic actor.