PRESENTED BY: M&M STAGE PRODUCTIONS
DIRECTED BY: MIKE STEELE
Saturday, September 13 & Sunday, September 14 (1:00-5:00)
- 32 bars of a standard musical theatre song.
- Wear comfortable clothes for light dancing.
- Readings will be from script.
- Bring an updated picture and resumé.
All roles are open.
To schedule audition time visit: email@example.com
Single mother, Doris Walker, doesn’t want her six-year old daughter Susan’s head filled with romantic notions. Their neighbor Fred Gailey tries to woo Doris by charming Susan and taking her to see Santa Claus at Macy’s, Doris is not impressed, but Macy’s Santa may in fact be the real Kris Kringle, and a wave of love spreads across New York City that melts even the most cynical hearts.
Kris Kringle (M, Baritone, 50 – 70s) Kind old man who truly believes he is Santa Claus.
Doris Walker (F, Mezzo, 25-40) Special events coordinator at Macy’s. Single mother.
Susan Walker (F, Soprano, 6-9) Daughter of Doris, wise beyond her years with a natural curiosity.
Fred Gaily (M, Baritone, 25 – 40) Neighbor and friend of Doris and Susan. Attorney.
Mr. Shellhammer (M, Baritone, 25 – 70) Manager of Macy’s Toy Department. Assistant of Doris.
Mr. Sawyer (M, Baritone, 40 – 75) Macy’s psychologist
Mr. Gimbel (M, Baritone, 40-75) Owner of Gimbel’s Department Store
Newsboy (M or F, Alto 7-16) Sells paper about the trial
Mr. Macy (M,40 – 70) Tycoon who is very concerned with public opinion and publicity
Judge Henry Harper (M, 30 – 60) Knows his civic duty
Thomas Mara (M, 30–60) Prosecuting Attorney
Charlie Halloran (M, 30-60) Judge Harper’s political advisor
Drunken Santa (M, 18-75) Former Santa for Macy’s
Mabel (F, 18-60) Employed by Macy’s to be Santa’s elf
Becca (F, 7-12) Child that meets Kris Kringle at Macy’s
Mother 1 (F, 30-40) Becca’s mother
Mother 2 (F, 20-30) A pleased customer
Violet (F, 7-10) A deaf girl that Kris signs to
Mother 3 (F, 20-60) Violet’s mother
Mother 4 (F, 20-60) A pleased customer
Dr. Pierce (M, 30-60) Kris’s former physician
Thomas Mara, Jr (M, 7-12) Thomas Mara’s son
Ensemble (M & F, all ages): Many parts, including customers, choir, parents, pedestrians. Speaking and non-speaking parts.
Fri, November 13 & 20 @ 8pm
Sat, November 14 & 21 @ 2 & 8pm
Sun, November 15 & 22 @ 2pm