Saturday, January 30, 2016

audition notice – 9 TO 5, THE MUSICAL – Scottsdale Desert Stages Theatre - February 7

Director: Cambrian James
Music Director: Elizabeth Spencer
Choreographer: Cambrian James

Audition Call:   2/7/2016, 7:00pm-9:00pm
Call Backs:  2/21/2016, 7:00pm

Rehearsals Begin: 02/22/2016
Performance Dates: 04/08/2016 – 05/08/2016

Three women — an overworked office manager, a jilted wife, and an objectified secretary — conspire to depose their smarmy boss and begin making woman-friendly changes in the workplace. Based on the 1980 hit movie with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton.

Character Breakdown:

The company's Head Secretary and Mr. Hart's Administrative Assistant, she is a single mother and
typically stands up for what she believes in. Attractive, strong, ambitious.
Age: 40 to 50
Vocal range top: D5 - bottom: F3

A young, sexy spitfire who works at Mr. Hart's office. She is proof that there is more to a woman than just her looks.
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: E5 - bottom: G3

The "new" girl at the firm, she has been burned by her husband's affair and is searching for personal
empowerment. Insecure, determined, and hopeful.
Age: 30 to 35
Vocal range top: F5 - bottom: Ab3

Franklin Hart
One of the firm's executives and a notorious chauvinist. He is capable of faking charm but usually shows his true colors as an arrogant, self-absorbed boss.
Age: 45 to 50
Vocal range top: Gb4 - bottom: C3

Roz Keith
The attentive office gossip queen and snitch. She has an unrequited love for Mr. Hart and will do
anything she can to win his approval.
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: C5 - bottom: G3

A handsome, young office accountant. Genuine and nice, and smitten with Violet.
Age: 25 to 35
Vocal range top: G4 - bottom: B2

Doralee's attractive husband. He is very supportive of her professional pursuits.
Age: 25 to 30
Vocal range top: G4 - bottom: E2

Violet's awkward teenage son.
Age: 15 to 18

Franklin Hart's wife, clueless to her husband's true nature.
Age: 20 to 35

A young and vibrant secretary in Hart's office.
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: D5 - bottom: F4

Judy's soon-to-be ex-husband. An average guy, he is sporting a little less hair and a little more paunch than he did ten years ago.
Age: 35 to 45

A secretary in Hart's office with a tendency to gossip.
Age: 30 to 40
Vocal range top: D5 - bottom: G4

A secretary in Hart's office with a tendency to drink.
Age: 30 to 40

Franklin Hart's boss and Chariman of the Board. A good man, who may be wiser to Hart's ways than he lets on.
Age: 50 to 65

Office employees, police officers, hospital employees.

To Prepare:
• Schedule your audition time by emailing

• Audition forms will be available at the audition.  Please arrive in sufficient time to complete it.

• Prepare and bring with you:

o Headshot
o Theatrical Resume
o 16-32 bars of a song - BRING SHEET MUSIC (a capella singing and karaoke-style tracks will not be accepted for this performance.)
o Calendar of all rehearsal conflicts from February 22 - April 7.

 Rehearsals are generally from 7-10pm Mon-Thursday and 6:00-9:00pm Sunday.
 Longer rehearsals will be required for Tech Week, April 3 - April 7.
 All conflicts must be declared at the time of audition.
 Rehearsal exceptions requested after auditions are not guaranteed to be approved.
 Show conflicts MUST be declared at the time of rehearsals.

Audition Details
Scottsdale Desert Stages Theatre
4720 North Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85251

Appointment Contact
Karen Rhoads

Audition Dates and Times:
Feb. 7th, 7:00-9:00pm

Callback Dates and Times: (Dance Call and reading, come dressed to dance)
Feb. 21, 7:00-9:00pm

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