Overview

Pay Rate: $600 stipend
Audition Date and Time: ASAP - Video is preferred
Audition Location: TBD
Contact Person Email: wendy@madkapproductions.com
Contact Person Name: Wendy C. Kaplan

MadKap Productions will be producing the Midwest Premiere of a new Mark Saltzman musical Falling for Make Believe at the Skokie Theatre this fall. Falling for Make Believe is the true life story of Lorenz Hart and Richard Rodgers.  We have pre-cast most of the 6 available roles but we are looking for the role of “Fletcher”.  Mark Saltzman is the playwright for the now popular “Romeo on Bernadette” that just opened off-Broadway to glowing reviews.

MadKap Productions is now accepting video submissions for the role of Fletcher.

Please send email indicating interest and conflicts to wendy@madkapproductions.com.

Live auditions will be called for Saturday, June 18, 2022 at 3:00 pm at the Skokie Theatre.  You will be contacted to set up an audition appointment.  No Walk-ins.

Material to Prepare:

16 bars of an American Standard

Time Commitment:

First Rehearsal: Tuesday, July 26, 2022
Rehearsals usually Sunday - Thursday evenings (Tuesdays off)
Tech: Sept 3 - 7 / Previews: September 8, 2022

Opening: September 9, 2022 Closing:  October 16, 2022

Character Type/Restrictions:

Fletcher Mecklen – male – early to late 20’s He is an innocent farm boy on the outside, and a bit of a gold-digger on the inside.  He is comfortable with his homosexuality and is willing to use his good looks to work his way in with the Broadway elite.  Vocal Range: Tenor

Full Disclosure:  Actor must be comfortable removing his shirt onstage and engaging in a kiss with a man onstage.

To apply for this job email your details to wendy@madkapproductions.com