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:
LUMIERE: Male, early 30s to early 40s, a candelabra, very charming, very suave, very French, maître D' who fancies himself as a ladies' man, passionate, prone to dramatic displays of emotion, the Beast's coach in the love department, must have a credible French accent.
COGSWORTH: Male, mid-30s to late 40s, manic, officious English major domo, someone wound him up way too tight and he has never wound down, slightly snooty Brit, with a heart of gold, English accent required.
GENIE: Male, ageless, 5'11''+, the fantastical magic-maker made famous in the film Aladdin, excellent comic actor, all Robin Williams/principal vocalist with improvisational skills, strong bari-tenor to G.
Le FOU: Male, mid-20s to mid-40’s, Gaston's adoring hanger-on buddy, seeking an accomplished stage comedian, must be able to sing.
519 8th Avenue – 12th Floor
New York, NY 10018
- 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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