Audition Notice: Book of Mormon

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THE BOOK OF MORMON will be coming to Atlanta to hold auditions October 9th, 11th and 12th by appointment only. We are seeking the role of ARNOLD CUNNINGHAM for the Jumamosi Tour, which starts rehearsal in NYC in November 2012 and opens in Chicago in December of 2012. We are also looking to build our files for future replacements for all three
companies (Broadway, 1st National Tour, Jumamosi Tour) for the roles of KEVIN PRICE, NABALUGI and ELDER MCKINLEY etc. (See role descriptions below.)

Anyone interested in auditioning for any or all of these companies should submit a picture and resume and any additional materials to jrichcasting@gmail.com by Noon Wednesday, October 10th 2012. Please make sure you put the City Name of the audition in the subject line. Due to the amount of emails we receive, we may not be able to respond to every submission. Please note that submitting does not guarantee an appointment. Both Equity and Non Equity should submit.

SHOW INFO:
Producer: Anne Garefino & Scott Rudin
Director: Trey Parker & Casey Nicholaw
Book, Music & Lyrics: Robert Lopez, Matt Stone & Trey Parker
Music Supervisor: Stephen Oremus
Choreographer: Casey Nicholaw
Atlanta Casting Director: Jeremy Rich
Casting Director: Carrie Gardner
Equity Production Contract

ARNOLD CUNNINGHAM (Early 20’s-Late 20’s to play 18): Caucasian. Seeking a true character actor. Must be a physical contrast to the other good looking, All-American Mormons. Dweeby, dorky, nerdy, overweight, or all four combined. Must be fantastic comedic actor who sings well. Tenor. We are also particularly interested in comics who sing.

KEVIN PRICE (Early 20’s-Late 20’s to play 18): Caucasian. All-American. Very handsome. Head of the class, always optimistic.
Heroic Mormon. Must be a great comedic actor and a fantastic pop-rock high tenor to a B. Should be at least 5’10 or taller.

NABALUNGI (18- Late 20’s to play 20): Black African. Pretty. Takes the hardships of her village very seriously and wants to help her people find a better life. Must have great comic timing. Strong Alto. Belt to an E.

ELDER MCKINLEY (early 20’s to late 20’s to play 18): Caucasian. District leader of the Mormon missionaries in Uganda. All- American, wide-eyed and hopeful. High Baritone who can pop out high Bb’s for comedic effect.

[MAFALA HATIMBI] (40’s): Black African. Father of Nabalungi. Must be a great comedic actor and singer. Also interested in actors who sing.

PRICE’S DAD/MISSION PRESIDENT/VARIOUS ROLES) (40’s): Caucasian. All-American good looks and physique. High Baritone to an Ab.

[GENERAL] (Late 20’s to Late 30’s): Black African. The general is a warlord in Uganda who is terrorizing the local villagers. Baritone to
an F.

[FEMALE AFRICAN VILLAGERS] Late 20’s to late 30’s. Black African. Seeking great comedic actresses with excellent singing voices.
Seeking Altos, Gospel Sopranos and Gospel Belters of all physical types.