DANCERS/TRIPLE THREAT TALENT
OCTOBER 10-12, 2022
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
Creative Studios by NCLH, in association with Thank You Casting & Creative, is currently accepting appointment requests for the upcoming joint KINKY BOOTS and PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT auditions in Melbourne October 10-12, 2022. To be considered, please submit yourself, or have your agent submit to Michael Topple of Thank You Casting & Creative.
Email submissions for appointment consideration can be send to: AUSAuditions@nclhcreativestudios.com . Please be sure to include head shot, CV, and applicable performance reels.
Subject line must read – KINKY BOOTS/PQD Melbourne – (Insert Name)/(Insert Role)
Producer: Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings LTD
Book: Harvey Fierstein
Music and Lyrics: Cyndi Lauper
Original Direction and Choreography: Jerry Mitchell
Associate Director: DB Bonds and Tammy Colucci
Associate Choreographer: Rusty Mowery
Associate Musical Director: Randy Glass Sr.
Artistic Director, NCL: Robert Dean Hertenstein
Manager, Theatrical Casting: Brian Baéz In association with Thank You Casting & Creative; Michael Topple
2 Contracts Available – Dates Subject to Change.
Travel to Tampa: As early as February 20, 2023
Rehearsals: February 21, 2023
Board the Ship: March 27, 2023
End of Contract: Approx 6-8 months onboard
Second cast starting July/August 2023. Dates TBD.
Leads Starting at $1200 USD Weekly.
Ensemble Starting at $1000 USD Weekly.
Theatrical Guest Entertainers starting at $1800 USD/Weekly
Charlie, Lauren, Nicola, Don, George and all factory roles are from Northampton so will need a strong Northampton or standard RP/British accent or the ability to learn credible Northampton accent.
Lola will need a strong standard RP/British accent or the ability to learn credible RP/British accent.
ALL ETHNICITIES STRONLY ENCOURAGED TO SUBMIT!
Male, late 20s - early 30s, Just out of university, a really nice guy who has no clue what to do with the rest of his life. He’s handsome, lovable, but there’s a temper right under the skin. Henpecked by his girlfriend and a little lost. Must have a great rock belt to a Bb. [Theatrical Guest Entertainer]
Male, early 30’s, African-American. An emotionally and physically challenging role requires the body of a boxer, with the soul of a Diva to play this scene-stealing drag performer. Must have a killer voice with power blues and gospel chops. Sings to a Bb. Lola dances in very high heels and so must move well. This role calls for a STAR. This is the Tony Award Winning role originated by actor Billy Porter. [Theatrical Guest Entertainer]
Female, 20s, Beautiful working-class girl, who is funny, smart, practical and focused, but has had bad luck with men. Must have a pop voice with belt and comedic chops. [Lead]
Female, 20s, Charlie's girlfriend since school. Steel willed, she is driven and uncompromising. She knows what she wants and goes for it. Must have a great pop voice. Nicola will also portray a factory worker in some scenes. [Lead]
Male, 30s – 40s, Lola’s nemesis. Burly hyper-masculine bear of a factory worker. Must have a strong pop/rock voice. [Lead]
Male, 40s-50s, Factory manager keeping up traditions. Reserved. [Lead]
Female, 30s, Officious office manager who will let loose her wild side when allowed. Lola’s love interest. Must have a great pop belt. [Ensemble]
Female, 40s, Factory worker with a husband and kids to worry over. [Ensemble]
Male Identifying/Non-Binary, 20s – 30s, 5’8” or taller. These are the six drag performers who populate THE BLUE ANGEL NIGHTCLUB. They need to be versatile, but also terrific dancers, singers and actors. This ain’t a job for no wall- flowers. Tumbling, acro and tricks a plus. Will be required to dance in heels. May cover principal roles. Especially seeking strong tenors and tumblers. [Ensemble]