New Repertory Theatre is currently seeking performers to bring their production of Hair to life as part of their 35th anniversary season.
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm (EDT)
Mosesian Center for the Arts
321 Arsenal St
Watertown, MA 02472-5710
3rd Floor Rehearsal Hall
- Prepare a brief song in the style of HAIR or pop-rock.
- Extremely versatile, dynamic, and playful performers
- Must sing and move extremely well.
- Playing instruments is a plus (You are encouraged you to play at your initial audition if you can.)
- Actors of all racial and ethnic backgrounds, gender identities, and abilities are strongly encouraged to audition.
- Berger – White male, 20-29, Rock baritone/tenor, A free-spirited, unrestrained activist recently expelled from school. He leads the tribe with his lively, captivating presence and unwavering conviction to his beliefs.
- Claude – Male of any ethnicity, 20-29, Rock tenor, A charismatic tribe leader and Berger’s best friend. Drafted to the Vietnam War, he struggles to choose between his commitment to the tribe’s beliefs and his perceived sense of duty.
- Sheila – Female of any ethnicity, 19-25, Mezzo with a high belt, An NYU student who lives with Berger and Claude. Passionate about political activism, peaceful protest, and spreading love.
- Woof – White male, 20-29, Folky tenor, A peaceful, gentle soul.
- Hud – Black male, 20-29, Bass/Baritone, A smart, opinionated, energetic member of the tribe.
- Jeanie – Female of any ethnicity, 20-29, Mezzo, A nonjudgemental, eccentric member of the tribe who is also pregnant.
- Dionne – Black female, 20-29, Mezzo with a high belt, A vivacious and strong member of the tribe, a loyal friend.
- Crissy – Female of any ethnicity, 20-29, Light folk soprano, The youngest member of the tribe, grieving a lost love.
- Tribe Members (4) – 20-29, Male/female/Non-Binary, All vocal ranges, Several featured roles will come from the ensemble.