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A Walk Down Broadway

 

Bonnie & Clyde: The Musical

Directed by Billy Ensley

Auditions
Wednesday, December 6th  6:30pm - 9:30pm
Thursday, December 7th  6:30pm - 9:30pm

at

Matthews Playhouse
Matthews Community Center
100 E. McDowell Street
Matthews, NC  28105

Performances
February 2nd - 11th, 2018
Friday and Saturday evenings, Sunday matinees


We are looking for:

      • Adults and High school students for leading and ensemble roles.(high schoolers should look like adults)
      • 2 children under 12: 1 boy and 1 girl

     

    • Please bring sheet music from a Broadway show (no bar limits, no acapella).  Please wear comfortable clothing for light movement,  Auditionees may be asked to read from the script.  
    • Generally rehearsals will be Sunday-Thursday evenings and occasional Saturdays
    • You must be available for all performances.

    Sign up for an audition slot:
    http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0b4faeae2fa3f94-bonnie

     

    Contact Information: 704-846-8343  

     

    Roles to be cast:

  • Blanche Barrow:

    A religious woman who disapproves of the criminal lifestyle. Honorable and righteous. Married to Buck Barrow.

    Female, 25-35 yrs old, Mezzo-Soprano Range: G3-Eb5

    Bob Alcorn:

    The best sharpshooter in Texas. Recruited by Frank Hamer, he helps hunt down Bonnie and Clyde.

    Male, 30-45 yrs old, Tenor/Baritone/Bass

    Bonnie Parker:

    A beautiful girl torn between love and fame. Clyde’s ambitious, stubborn lover.

    Female, 18-25 yrs old, Mezzo-Soprano Range: G3-F5

    Captain Frank Hamer:

    A retired Texas Ranger who joins the hunt for Bonnie and Clyde. Recruited by Governor Ferguson.

    Male, 45-65 yrs old, Tenor/Baritone/Bass

    Clyde Barrow:

    A charming small-town boy who craves notoriety. Bonnie’s reckless, bold, daring lover.

    Male, 18-25 yrs old, Tenor Range: A2-C5

    Cumie Barrow:

    A kind woman among those suffering in the Depression. Loyal and selfless. Mother to Clyde and Buck.

    Female, 40-55yrs old, Soprano/Mezzo-Soprano/Alto

    Emma Parker:

    Bonnie’s widowed mother. Fragile, caring, sensitive.

    Female, 40-55 yrs old, Soprano/Mezzo-Soprano/Alto

    Governor Miriam Ferguson:

    An enforcer of the law and Governor of Texas. Tough and harsh.

    Female, 40-60 yrs old, Soprano/Mezzo-Soprano/Alto

    Henry Barrow:

    A hard-working man, struggling to survive. Humble and quiet. Father of Clyde and Buck

    Male, 45-55 yrs old, Tenor/Baritone/Bass


    Marvin “Buck” Barrow:

    Clyde’s brother and an outlaw troubled by his wife’s distaste for his lifestyle. Adventurous and loyal.

    Male, 25-35 yrs old, Tenor Range: B2-G4

    Preacher:

    The town’s evangelist. Loud, passionate, boisterous

    Male, 45-65 yrs old, Tenor Range: A2-C5

    Ted Hinton:

    A police officer struggling to separate his feelings from his duties. Kind and honest. Madly in love with Bonnie.

    Male, 18-25 yrs old, Tenor Range: C3-A4

    Young Bonnie:

    Female, 8-12 yrs old, Range: C#4-C5

    Young Clyde:

    Male, 8-12 yrs old, Range: B3-A5

    Sheriff Schmid:

    Male, Adult, Tenor/Baritone/Bass

    Ensemble:

    Either Gender, Soprano/Mezzo-Soprano/Alto/Tenor/Baritone/Bass