The first set of auditions are open to anyone over 14 years of age, and the second set of auditions are open to those aged between 8 and 13 years.
The main characters are as follows
Melusina (Lead female) Magic lady who occasionally turns into a mermaid. Kind, lover of nature. 20s-40s
Jempy (Josephine’s male counterpart) might be son or husband (will change script to fit actor). Comedy part needs to build audience rapport. Actor anywhere from late teens to 60s.
Marie-Christine (Jo’s daughter, lady-in-waiting to Melusina) Kind, sensible and smart, especially compared to Jo and Jenpy. Teens - 30s.
Main Baddie (Unscrupulous thief) Might not be too bright but very ambitious. Male 20s – 50s
Girl Baddie (Sidekick to Main Baddie) Has an attitude but is surprisingly resourceful. Female teens – 20s.
Other Parts & Chorus Two people to be pantomime horse; 3 Witches; Villains from a gang of ‘nasties’; Jo’s female relatives; Water Sprites; Villagers; Featured dancers (a few dancers will be cast who do not need to sing if they prefer not). There are some places for children (over 8 and under 14) who will rehearse mainly at week-ends nearer the production.
For more details https//www.pirateproductions.lu/Public/NextShow.php, including registering for the auditions.
Venue: Harmonie Municipale Schifflange (1 Quartier Wendel, L-3881 Schifflange)
Organiser: Pirate Productions
Reservations: see website