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:
Mrs. POTTS: Female, 30’s to 40’s, sweet-faced English teapot, kind-hearted maternal cook, sings the title song.
FAIRY GODMOTHER: Female, 20s to 30s, 5'3 to 5'5''. Character actress who can play the loopy and lovable role from Cinderella. Musical theatre mix to an F. Must sing well.
MARY POPPINS: Female, late 20s-30s. Lovable British nanny, beautiful Soprano.
RAFIKI: Female, mid 20s+. Actress/principal vocalist, African American, to portray a spirit guide who brings to light the true meaning of life - to believe in magic. Performs ''The Circle of Life'', comedic chops a plus. Rich, soulful, pop gospel sound. Must have solid low notes.
GARDEROBE: Female, 30’s to 40’s, Audra McDonald type, warm, friendly, comedic, very theatrical, had pretensions to an operatic career, the life of the party.
519 8th Avenue – 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018
Sign in begins 1 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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