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    THE LION KING

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    FROZEN

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ADULT SINGERS

Seeking strong ADULT (18+) male and female singers who move very well to be in the ensemble and to cover or replace lead roles. Please prepare your best 16 bars (approximately 30 seconds - with sheet music) of a R&B, pop, or rock-and-roll song that best showcases your voice and range.

 

Please do not sing material from THE LION KING or standard Broadway theater music.  A pianist will be provided. 

CHILDREN

Seeking children ages 9-12, between 52" - 58" in height, who can sing, dance and act to play the African lion cubs Simba and Nala. We encourage children of all backgrounds to attend. No performance experience necessary. Be prepared to be taught the last verse of "Just Can't Wait to be King."

 

All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Parents or guardians must remain at the audition site at all times. Please be prepared to wait.

ADULT DANCERS

Seeking strong ADULT (18+) male and female dancers with a modern/ballet dance background. You must be warmed up and ready by the start time. Please wear form-conscious clothing appropriate for dancing, plus flat jazz shoes or bare feet. You may be asked to sing, so please bring a contemporary song that shows off your voice and range. Bring sheet music.

Currently seeking possible future replacements for the Broadway company.

ALADDIN, adapted from the Disney film and centuries-old folktales including “One Thousand and One Nights,” is brought to fresh theatrical life in this bold new musical. Aladdin’s journey sweeps audiences into an exotic world of daring adventure, classic comedy and timeless romance. This new production features a full score, including the five cherished songs from the Academy Award®-winning soundtrack and more written especially for the stage.

ADULT SINGERS

We are seeking excellent ADULT (18+) male and female singers who dance well to comprise the ensemble and also play lead roles for possible future replacements. We strongly encourage actors of all cultural backgrounds.  Please prepare 16 bars of an uptempo musical theatre song and a picture and resume stapled together.  Please bring your own sheet music. An accompanist will be provided.

ADULT DANCERS

We are seeking excellent ADULT (18+) male and female dancers with athletic builds to comprise the ensemble and also play lead roles for possible future replacements. Tap, Ballet, and Jazz. Must also be great singers. We strongly encourage actors of all cultural backgrounds. Come ready to dance and bring jazz and tap shoes. Women should also bring character heels. Please bring a picture and resume stapled together. Prepare 16 bars of an uptempo musical theatre song. Please bring your own sheet music. An accompanist will be provided.

CHARACTER DESCRIPTIONS

ALADDIN - 20s, any ethnicity. Clever, resourceful street urchin with a heart of gold; best friends with Babkak, Omar and Kassim; seeks a life beyond the confines of poverty. Soaring bari-tenor voice (Bb2 to A4). Lead role.

JASMINE - 20s, any ethnicity. Intelligent young princess with insight beyond her years and station; seeks a life beyond the confines of privilege. Strong mix, and strong belt to E. Ability to float in the upper mix into soprano (up to F5) and project in lowest register (down to A3). Lead role.

GENIE - 30s-40s, any ethnicity. Quick-witted, fast-talking, ancient genie who knows all time and place; an old-school song-and-dance man. Cab Calloway, Fats Waller type, able to sing jazz. Strong presence in lower range, D5 in strong falsetto, A4 in chest voice. Lead role.

BABKAK - 20s, any ethnicity. Chubby, funny, romantic desert dweller, part of Aladdin’s band; the “Crosby” of this Arabian “Road” picture, although perhaps with a bit more flair. Power tenor. (Up to rock solid high C). Lead role.

OMAR - 20s, any ethnicity. Nervous, thin, reedy desert dweller, part of Aladdin’s band; the “Lamour.” Bari-tenor, up to A4. Needs good ear for harmony and ability to blend. Lead role.

KASSIM - 20 to early 30’s, any ethnicity. Tough and street smart, desert dweller, part of Aladdin’s band. Strong, smart and bold leader of Aladdin’s group. Very strong baritone, hold harmony well. (from A2 up to G4).

SULTAN - 50s, any ethnicity. Kind-hearted, widowed ruler of Agrabah; gets so caught up in following the law and tradition that he overlooks his daughter Jasmine’s desires and gets swindled by his own vizier. (Baritone up to E4 though sings very little in the show). Lead role.

JAFAR - 50s, any ethnicity, the royal vizier. Amoral psychopath who’ll not hesitate to destroy anyone he perceives as a threat to his own sinister designs. Good comedic ability and strong evil laugh. Bass, Bass-bari, can be in style of Cyril Ritchard “speak – sing”. (G2-Eb4). Lead role.

IAGO - 40s, any ethnicity, Jafar’s short comedic sidekick. Grovels at Jafar’s feet and has difficulty controlling his temper. Strong tenor or Bari-tenor up to A4. Lead role.

We are in preparation for our FROZEN casting process, which will commence Summer 2016.

Please check back for casting information!

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  • SINGERS, DANCERS, CHILDREN

    THE LION KING

  • SINGERS, DANCERS

    ALADDIN

  • ADULT SINGERS
  • CHILDREN

Submit a Video Online

Please send us an email containing the following:

  • Video link of yourself singing your best 16 bars (approximately 30 seconds - with sheet music) of an R&B, pop or rock-and-roll song that best showcases your vocal range.
  • Please do not sing material from THE LION KING or standard Broadway theater music.
  • Please DO NOT include a video file as an attachment.  Include a link from either YouTube or Vimeo.
  • Your current headshot and resume as PDF attachments.
  • The best phone number and email address to contact you.

Submit a Video Online

Submit a Video Online

Please email us a link to your video submission with the Young Simba or Young Nala songs and scenes. Please include contact information on your submission.

Disney Theatrical is casting an immediate Broadway replacement for Young Simba and future replacements for Young Simba and Young Nala on Broadway and the National Tour. Minimum weekly salary is $2,168.22*. 

*Payments subject to applicable state laws regarding trust funds for minors

Seeking children ages 9-12, between 50"-58" in height, who can sing, dance, and act to play the African lion cubs Simba and Nala. We encourage children of all backgrounds to submit. No performance experience necessary.

YOUNG NALA MATERIALS:
Audition Scenes & Songs, please click here.
"I Just Can't Wait To Be King" introduction, please click here.
"I Just Can't Wait To Be King" melody, please click here.
"I Just Can't Wait To Be King" accompaniment, please click here.

YOUNG SIMBA MATERIALS:
Audition Scenes & Songs, please click here.
"I Just Can't Wait To Be King" introduction, please click here.
"I Just Can't Wait To Be King" melody, please click here.
"I Just Can't Wait To Be King" accompaniment, please click here.

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Seeking children ages 9-12, between 52" - 58" in height, who can sing, dance and act to play the African lion cubs Simba and Nala. We encourage children of all backgrounds to attend. No performance experience necessary. Be prepared to to be taught the last verse of Just Can't Wait to be King. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Parents or guardians must remain at the audition site at all times. Please be prepared to wait.

  • ADULT SINGERS

Submit a Video Online

Please send us an email containing the following:

  • Video link of yourself singing your best 16 bars (approximately 30 seconds - with sheet music) of an uptempo musical theatre song.
  • Please do not sing material from ALADDIN.
  • Please DO NOT include a video file as an attachment.  Include a link from either YouTube or Vimeo.
  • Your current headshot and resume as PDF attachments.
  • The best phone number and email address to contact you.

Submit a Video Online

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • What are you looking for?

    SINGERS

    We are seeking strong ADULT (18+) male and female singers who move very well to be in the ensemble and cover or potentially replace lead roles.

     

    DANCERS

     

    THE LION KING - Strong ADULT (18+) male and female dancers with a modern/ballet dance background—late teens to early 30’s. Some male dancers require strong acrobatic skills.

     

    ALADDIN – ADULT (18+) male and female dancers with strong jazz, tap, and ballet training to comprise the ensemble and also play featured roles– athletic builds, ages 20’s to 30’s.  Some male dancers require strong acrobatic skills.

     

     

    WE STRONGLY ENCOURAGE DANCERS OF ALL CULTURAL BACKGROUNDS TO ATTEND THIS CALL.

  • What should I bring?

    Bring your picture and resume, stapled together.

  • What should I wear?

    Singers should dress confidently!

     

    Dancers should wear form-conscious clothing, appropriate for dancing.

     

    THE LION KING – Flat jazz shoes or bare feet.

     

    ALADDIN – Jazz & tap shoes.  Women should also bring character heels.

  • What should I be prepared to sing?

    Please prepare your best 16 bars (approximately 30 seconds), showcasing your voice and range.  Please keep in mind the contemporary musical theatre styles of both shows.

     

    *PLEASE do not sing material from either THE LION KING or ALADDIN.*

  • How long will the auditions take? How long will I be there?

    It depends on how many people attend. We will do our best to make sure the process is speedy and enjoyable and will have plenty of staff on hand to answer your scheduling questions that day. 

  • I am unable to attend. What can I do to audition?

    If you are interested in being considered for THE LION KING, please send an email to LionKingCasting@disneyonbroadway.com containing the following...

    • Video link of yourself singing your best 16 bars (approximately 30 seconds - with sheet music) of an R&B, pop or rock-and-roll song that best showcases your vocal range.
    • Please do not sing material from THE LION KING or standard Broadway theater music.
    • Please DO NOT include a video file as an attachment.  Include a link from either YouTube or Vimeo.
    • Your current headshot and resume as PDF attachments.
    • The best phone number and email address to contact you.

    If you are interested in being considered for ALADDIN, please send an email to AladdinCasting@disneyonbroadway.com containing the following...

    • Video link of yourself singing your best 16 bars (approximately 30 seconds - with sheet music) of an uptempo musical theatre song.
    • Please do not sing material from ALADDIN.
    • Please DO NOT include a video file as an attachment.  Include a link from either YouTube or Vimeo.
    • Your current headshot and resume as PDF attachments.
    • The best phone number and email address to contact you.
  • What if I have additional questions or concerns?

    Send us an email at CastingInfo@disneyonbroadway.com.