Saturday, July 18, 2009

Fayette: FCFT's Next Audition - PINOCCHIO The Family Fantasy Production

Auditions: Saturday, July 25
At Christ's Church at Whitewater in Fayetteville
Ages: 7 to 10 at 10:30 a.m.
Ages: 10 to 16 at 2:00 p.m.
(Call Backs at 3:30 p.m. for everyone, if needed.)

Performance Dates: August 27, 28, 29 and 30

*Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script and a taught dance for all those auditioning.

An Art of Audition Workshop will be offered on Thursday, July 23 from 12 Noon to 3:00 p.m. for ages 7 to 16 years Fee: $45 ~ To register please call 770-599-0051 or e-mail

Roles Available

Pinocchio~ A lovable puppet that dreams of being a real boy! (lead, dancing, character role, heavy line memorization) Male 8 to 13 years
Geppetto~ The Toymaker and Pinocchio's father. Yearns for a son! (lead, some dancing, must be able to play old man. Heavy line memorization) Male 12 to 16 years
Jimmy Cricket ~ Pinocchio's conscience...takes job very seriously and is the narrator of the story, as well as part of the show, too. (Dancing, Lead, Character Role, heavy line memorization.) Male or Female 9 to 14 years
Cedric~ A new character to our version. A know-it-all Seagull who always get on Jimmy's last nerve. (Comic role, dancing, character role, Lead, heavy line memorization.) Male or Female~ 10 to 16 years
The Blue Fairy~ Magical being who turns Pinocchio into a real boy. Also protector. (Ballet, Supporting Role, Average line memorization.) Female: 12 to 16 years
The Puppeteer~ Mean owner of the puppets at Pleasure Island. (Character Role, Average line memorization) Male or Female 9 to 16 years
Cat~ Geppetto's loyal and loving pet, joins him on many adventures (Animal role, no speaking lines, lots of physical acting, little dancing) Male or Female ~ 8 to 12 years
Slick and Sly~ Mean con-men (Cat and Fox) They work for the Puppeteer. (Strong leads with menacing characters. Average line memorization) Male or Female: 10 to 16 years
Can-Can Dancer Dolls (4) ~ High spirited dolls who love to kick up their heels (Must be able to speak in heavy French accent, heavy dancing, Average line memorization) Females: 9 to 16 years
Clown Dolls (2)~ Silly dolls who are always up to crazy antics. (Tumbling a plus, dancing, average line memorization) Male or Females: 8 to 14 years
Cowgirl Doll~ A doll from out on the ranch! Loves to ride horses and rope any villains that she can. (Southern Accent, Average Line memorization, dancing) Female: 9 to 16 years
Ballerina Doll~ Beautiful and delicate with a graceful gate. (One point a plus, average line memorization, dancing)
Female: 8 to 16 years
Indian Maiden Doll~ A lovely and lovable Indian Maiden Doll...brave and willing to help in a crisis (Dancing, Average Line memorization)

Ensemble/ Dancers w/speaking lines
Pleasure Island Children and Creatures in the Whale ~ (Up to 10 will be cast)
(Dancing and a little line memorization...will play colorful child or vendor in Pleasure Island Scene and Sea Creature in Whale Scene.) ~ Males and Females~ Ages: 7 to 12
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