Based on Walt Disney Picture’s Live Action Beauty and the Beast, set to release in theaters on March 17, 2017; Disney Cruise Line® is casting an Opening Company for the Disney Dream cruise ship. The Disney Dream awarded BEST LARGE CRUISE SHIP by Cruise Critics. Disney Cruise Line® is once again teaming up with the 2016 Astaire Award winner, New York Director & Choreographer: Connor Gallagher. Connor Choreographed Disney Cruise Line's® Tangled, the Musical on board the Disney Magic. His works include award winning The Robber Bridegroom (Roundabout Theatre Company), Robert Schenkkan’s The Twelve (Denver Center) and Found (Philadelphia Theatre Company).
Along with our Artistic and Production Director, Ed Whitlow, we will be hiring a repertory company of 24 performers to portray roles in each of our musical theatre style productions. Toronto rehearsal begins early June 2017 with onboard performance contract ending March 2018. Contracts include: competitive pay plus bonus, room and board, guest sailing privileges, and additional benefits package.
Seeking the following roles:
BRANDON: Male, 18+ to portray high school senior, strong actor, principal vocalist, quirky good looks, unlikely leading man, humorous yet can ground himself when necessary, Tenor, Pop/Broadway style
ALADDIN: Male, plays 18 - 22, 5'10'', baritone/tenor with a youthful sound; great charisma, good physique, must have strong core; good looking guy filled with teenage charm and appeal; clever; survives on the streets of Agrabah.
BEAST: Male, late 20s to 30s, Tall, A tortured soul trapped in the body of the Beast. Angry, volatile, and hopeless, when he meets Belle, she awakens his warm, loving human side and he is able to overcome his bestial nature to break the spell. Should be handsome and well-built.
PETER PAN / QUASIMODO: Male, early 20s, youthful, tenor with strong falsetto, moves well and has loads of charm, 5'8” and under.
GASTON: Male, mid-20s to mid-30s, tall, strapping, and very handsome. Sexy and chiseled with strong comedic skills. Rude, self-centered bully, narcissistic, egomaniacal, and above all, charming.
519 8th Avenue – 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018
Sign-in begins one hour prior to audition.
- Performers must be at least 18 years of age.
- Please provide a current headshot and resume.
- Prepare 16 bars of a musical selection and provide sheet music in correct key.
- Performers should attend only one call.
- Callbacks to be held on March 14, 15 or 16, 2017
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