The Nebraska Theatre Caravan, the professional touring wing of the Omaha Community Playhouse is seeking video submissions for their production of “Little Women The Musical”. The following roles are being cast:
The girls’ mother. She is the strong backbone of the family, who is courageous in spite of the difficult odds she faces.
Female, 45-55 yrs old
Range: Eb3 – Eb5
**Please submit a video recording of ‘Days of Plenty’ via YouTube.**
A formidable, over-bearing matron and great-aunt to the March sisters. The wealthy socialite in town. Will double as Mrs. Kirk.
Female, 45-60 years old
Range: E3 – F5
**Please submit either a video recording of ‘Could You?’ or another song that adequately shows off the stated range via YouTube.**
The bright-eyed boy-next-door with considerable charm. He loves Jo but later falls in love with Amy.
Male, 18-23 yrs old
Range: Bb2 – Bb4
**Please submit video recording of ‘Take a Chance On Me’ via YouTube.**
Laurie’s grandfather. He is a stiff and stern elderly man, but he eventually shows his softer side.
Male, 45-60 yrs old
**Please submit any character song via YouTube. Mr. Laurence does not sing much in this show, but must possess singing ability and be able to match pitch**
This is a NON-touring contract, playing at the Omaha Community Playhouse 560-seat mainstage theatre. There is potential for a future touring contract, to be determined following the closing of this production.
Opening night is Thursday, January 22nd, closing on Sunday, February 22nd. Six regular performances per week, plus a few student matinees.
Host family or dorm-style housing is provided throughout contract, as is local ground transportation in the form of shared carpools. NTC does not pay for travel to and from Omaha at the beginning and end of contract.
<strong>Here’s how to get cast:</strong> Upload your video to YouTube, or similar hosting service. Send the video link, along with your headshot and resume to Lara Marsh at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for submissions is Sunday, March 9th at 10:00pm CST.