‘Mamma Mia’ Auditions

About the Show:

We’re opening our 97th season with the sunny, funny and heartwarming musical based on ABBA’s most famous songs! On the eve of her wedding, a young woman searches for her birth father on a Greek island paradise in this show enjoyed by more than 60 million worldwide!

Music and Lyrics by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus / Book by Catherine Johnson

About the Production:

Director: Lisa Fox

Rehearsals begin June 17

Tech Week: Aug. 5-8

Performances: Aug. 9 – Sept. 1 (12 Performances)

About the Audition:

LOCATION: Lafortune Theatre, Tulsa Performing Arts Center, 110 E 2nd St.
DATE: May 25
TIMES: Three scheduled blocks are available —

Block A
1-2 pm vocal auditions
Block B
2-3 pm vocal auditions
Block C
3-4 pm vocal auditions

Dance call for all auditioners will be at 4-5pm

Register here to reserve your time slot.

VOCALS: Please prepare two 32-bar cuts of contrasting musical theatre pieces. You will be asked to sing only one initially, so sing your best piece first. You must bring sheet music with cuts appropriately marked. No a capella singing or recorded tracks, please. An accompanist will be provided.

DANCE: All those who audition are required to attend the dance call. Please bring appropriate clothing and dance shoes.

CASTING REQUIREMENTS: All who audition must be ages 18 and over. Exceptions may only be made for those with extensive theatre experience.

PLEASE BRING A COPY OF YOUR RESUME AND A HEADSHOT.

PLAN TO ARRIVE 15 MINUTES PRIOR TO YOUR BLOCK TO COMPLETE PAPERWORK.

Roles Available:

Donna Sheridan:
35-50, Female, belter
After having her daughter (Sophie) at a young age, Donna started working at a Taverna on a remote Greek Island. She now owns and operates that Taverna. She is the former lead singer of Donna and the Dynamos.

Sophie Sheridan:
20+, Female, pop soprano with a strong belt/mix.
Upon finding her Mother’s (Donna) old diary, Sophie discovers she may have three possible dads and is determined to have her father walk her down the aisle at her wedding.

Harry Bright:
35-50, Male, high baritone/tenor
One of Sophie’s possible fathers. Formerly known as “Head Banger,” he is now a banker. Plays the guitar. British.

Bill Austin:
35-50, Male, baritone.
One of Sophie’s possible fathers. A writer and adventurer.

Sam Carmichael:
35-50, Male, baritone.
One of Sophie’s possible fathers. An American architect.

Tanya:
35-50, Female, strong belter.
One of Donna’s best friends and a former member of Donna and the Dynamos. She is recently divorced from her third husband and preparing for her fourth plastic surgery.

Rosie:
35-50, Female, strong belter.
Donna’s other best friend and the third member of Donna and the Dynamos. Unmarried and carefree. She owns the “New Woman Bookstore,” a new age book seller.

Sky:
18+, Male, tenor.
Sophie’’s fiancé; romantic and athletic.

Ali & Lisa:
18+, Female, strong belters and dancers.
Sophie’s two best friends and bridesmaids at her wedding. Intelligent, loving, and extremely loyal.

Pepper & Eddie:
18+, Male, strong singers and dancers.
Sky’s two best friends and groomsmen at his wedding. They work at Donna’s Taverna. Adventurous and devil may-care.

Ensemble:
18-65, Males and Females, strong singers and dancers.
Islanders and wedding guests. Ensemble members should be quirky and off beat. Diverse actor/singers with a strong contemporary rock/pop sensibility.