Theatre Arlington holds auditions for “Disney’s The Little Mermaid JR.” on January 10, 2015 (by appointment only).
Book by Doug Wright, Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater
Presented by Theatre Arlington
Director/Choreographer Cindy Honeycutt
Musical Director Monica Dane
Journey “under the sea” with Ariel and her aquatic friends. In a magical underwater Kingdom. The beautiful young mermaid longs to leave her ocean home – and her fins – behind and live in the world above.
Setting: The action of the play takes place in a magical undersea world.
January 10, 2015 10:00am
January 10, 2015 4:00pm
Auditions by appointment only
305 West Main Street
Arlington, TX 75010
Rehearsals are scheduled to begin January 18th and will be weekday evenings and some Saturdays and Sundays.
February 20 – March 8, 2015
March 17 – 18, 2015
- Prepare two contrasting, age-appropriate vocal pieces, 16 – 32 bars each. Bring sheet music and an accompanist will be provided.
- Resumes and headshots encouraged and appreciated.
- Contact Cindy Honeycutt to schedule an audition appointment.
Cindy: 817.261.9628 x13 or firstname.lastname@example.org
- This is a youth musical and all auditioning must be 18 years of age or younger.
- Flounder – Ariel’s sincere and sensitive best friend who is loyal to the end
- Sebastian – Meticulous and anxious crab who tries to keep Ariel safe
- Scuttle – Know-it-all seagull who serves as Ariel’s expert on humans
- Ariel – Little mermaid who longs to be human
- King Triton – Rules the sea and is a force to be reckoned with
- Flotsam – Ursula’s slippery spy
- Jetsam – Ursula’s slippery spy
- Ursula – Manipulative sea witch who tries to overthrow King Triton
- Mer-sisters – Ariel’s siblings, full of personality and sass
- Prince Eric – Adventurous prince who captures Ariel’s heart
- Grimsby – Prince Eric’s prim and proper valet
- Tentacles – Extensions of Ursula, the poor unfortunate souls now trapped in her lair
- Gulls – Scuttle’s flock of zany “back-up singers” who help explain human stuff to Ariel
- Chef Louis – Over-the-top head chef in the palace
- Chefs – Chef Louis’ assistants
- Carlotta – Headmistress in Prince Eric’s palace and Ariel’s greatest human ally
- Princesses – Six Princesses try everything they can to win the heart of Prince Eric
- Pilot – Head sailor on Prince Eric’s ship
- Sailors – Crew of Prince Eric’s ship
- Seahorse Court – herald for King Triton
- Sea Chorus – Responsible for creating each world within the show
- Sea creatures – Ensemble under water animals in King Triton’s court
- Mer-folk – King Triton’s Court
- Lagoon Animals