Director: Arthur Leo Taylor
Producer: Paula Farrar

Auditions: January 29th and 30th - 7 pm
Callbacks: February 1st -7 pm  


The Grand Theater is looking for non-equity actors for its upcoming production of “BEEHIVE – The 60’s Musical” (A small stipend will be paid based on opening night sales.)


Auditions will take place on Sunday, January 29th and Monday, January 30th, 2023 at 7:00 pm at the Grand Theater, 405 S. Main Street, Williamstown, NJ 08094.


Callbacks will be by invitation only on Wednesday, February 1st at 7:00 pm. Please complete and submit the form prior to your attendance at audition.


Performance Dates: April 27th, 28th, 29th 30th, May 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 11th, 12th, 13th.  Matinee shows on April 30th and May 7th.
Rehearsals: Dates TBD


Synopsis:
"Beehive: The ‘60s Musical" matches big voices with big hairdos. From Aretha Franklin to Janis Joplin, Beehive is a wailing musical tribute to the ladies who unmistakably left their mark on ‘60s music. Rock out with "Respect," "Natural Woman," "My Boyfriend's Back," "One Fine Day," "Downtown" and more!


  *The Road Company Theater practices non-traditional casting promoting equal opportunities for all people of color, race, age, disability, gender identity and belief.


Character Breakdown:
WANDA - A strong actress as well as singer. She carries the bulk of the dialogue and narration throughout the revue. She is a leader - strong, powerful and engaging. She must have the ability to interact comfortably with the audience;
JASMINE - She portrays Diana Ross of the Supremes as well as the lead singer of the Chiffons, Judy Craig. Sings songs "One Fine Day," "Where Did Our Love Go?" "Come See About Me," and others;
LAURA - Portrays Janis Joplin; Lulu and others. Sings songs "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow," "To Sir With Love," "Piece of My Heart," "Try," "Me and Bobby McGee," and others;
ALLISON - Of the six actresses, Alison has the most lyrical warm voice. She sings songs "Downtown," "Where the Boys Are," "Society's Child," "You Don't Have to Say You Love Me" and others;
PATTIE - Sings the songs "It's My Party," "You Don't Know Me," "Wishin' and Hopin'," "A Natural Woman," and others;
GINA - Portrays Tina Turner, Aretha Franklin and the lead singer of the Starlets. Sings songs "I Sold My Heart to a Junkman," "A Fool in Love," "Proud Mary," “Respect”
(All roles are 18 and older)
Also Casting Dance Ensemble:
2 Female Dancers (who sing)
3 Male Dancers (who sing)

What To Prepare:
Leads: Be prepare to sing both an up-tempo and a ballad in the style of the show.
Dance/Ensemble: One song from the era, either ballad or up-tempo.
Please Note:
Dancers will dance first, then complete vocal audition.
Everyone auditioning should come prepared to move. So bring comfortable/ loose clothing (no jeans)   

Upcoming Auditions

The Road Company Theater practices non-traditional casting promoting equal opportunities for all people of color, race, age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation and belief.