Audition Details

ShowThe Little Mermaid
CompanyThe JC Players
NotesPerformances: August 2, 3, 4, 10, 11 | Please bring a list of all conflicts for May, June and July. You must be available for the entire tech week beginning Sunday July 28 and for all performances. PLEASE NOTE: Auditions will be held in two different locations. Sunday April 14 auditions at 2 p.m. will be held at the Glendale-Maspeth United Methodist Church in Glendale, NY. Monday April 15 auditions at 7 p.m. will be held at the Community United Methodist Church in Middle Village, NY.
InstructionsWe will be doing gender blind casting. Please prepare a song, preferably from the show. If not from the show, please bring sheet music in the proper key. Performers will also be asked to read from the script.
Rehearsal DatesRehearsals will begin in May. Most rehearsals will be on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings, with occasional changes to Wednesdays or Sundays.

Auditon Location/Date/Times

TypeLocationDateTime
OpenGlendale-Maspeth United Methodist Church
6614 Central Ave
Glendale
Apr 142:00 PM - 4:30 PM
OpenCommunity United Methodist Church
75-27 Metropolitan Avenue
Middle Village
Apr 157:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Roles

RoleM/FAgeDescription
ArielM/F0+Mezzo-Soprano. A strong-willed mermaid who wants to become human. MUST be able to act with her face and body for all of Act II since she loses her voice.
Songs to Know - (The World Above, Part of Your World, If Only, Beyond My Wildest Dreams, If Only Quartet)
UrsulaM/F0+A tentacled and manipulative Sea Witch and sister to King Triton. She utilizes a slick sense of humor, a flash of glamour and larger than life confidence.
Songs to Know - (Poor Unfortunate Souls, I Want the Good Times Back)
Prince EricM/F0+The adventurous human monarch who captures Ariel's heart. Charming and sensitive, with a warm voice and demeanor, with a stubborn side
Songs to Know - (Fathoms Below, Her Voice, One Step Closer, If Only Quartet)
King TritonM/F0+Strict, but caring, father of Ariel and brother to Ursula; ruler of Atlantica.
Songs to Know - If Only, (If Only Quartet)
SebastianM/F0+Ariel's musical and practical guardian, Tritan's faithful servant, court composer. Serves as musical's primary musical relief
Songs to Know - (Under the Sea, Kiss the Girl, If Only Quartet)
ScuttleM/F0+Believes himself to be an expert on human artificats, although mainly incorrect.
Songs to Know - (Positoovity, Human Stuff)
FlounderM/F0+Ariel's loyal companion who often accompanies her on adventures.
Songs to Know - (She's in Love)
GrimsbyM/F0+Prince Eric's faithful servant and friend.
Songs to Know - (Fathoms Below, The Contest)
Floatsam and JetssamM/F0+Ursula's sinister lackeys. Electric eels who convince Ariel to meet Ursula.
Songs to Know - (Sweet Child)
Chef LouisM/F0+The castle chef, who tries to capture Sebastian. Also serves as comic relief.
Songs to Know - (Les Poissons)
MersistersM/F0+Ariel's sisters. Full of personality and sass.
Songs to Know - (Daughters of Triton, She's in Love)
PilotM/F0+The uniformed helmsman of Prince Eric's ship and a nautical expert who entertains the sailors.
Songs to Know - (Fathoms Below)