1214 Columbus Ave, Bay City, MI 48708
(989) 893-5555
 Casting Calls

Bay City Players presents five diverse, carefully selected and engaging theatre experiences each season, including musicals and plays. We also offer programs that provide youth and seniors opportunities to expand their knowledge in the theatre and expand their ability as actors, directors and stage crew.

A summer production allows us to introduce shows more current and edgy often dealing with humanity in today’s culture.

Materials for musicals are rented and a refundable $25 deposit is required. It will be collected when scripts are distributed. Your deposit will be returned to you when scripts are returned in good condition.

Current Casting Calls

Audition Dates and Times:

  • TBD

Callbacks if Necessary:

  • TBD

Audition Location:

Bay City Players

Performance Dates:

March 22-24 and 29-31

Director is looking to cast the following roles:

  • Henry Saunders (m, 40-50): Short-fused general manager of the Cleveland Grand Opera.
  • Max (m, late 20-early 30): Shy tenor, assistant to Saunders.
  • Maggie (f, 20s): Passionate and enthusiastic, girlfriend to Max, daughter of Saunders.
  • Tito Merelli (m, 30-40): Italian. World-famous Opera tenor, ladies’ man.
  • Maria Merelli (f, 30-40): Italian. Hot-tempered, fiery wife of Tito.
  • Diana (f, 20-30): Ambitious, seductive. Lead soprano of the Cleveland Grand Opera.
  • Julia (f, 40-70): Ditzy, faux posh gone faux pas. Chairwoman of the Cleveland Opera Guild.
  • Bellhop (m, 20s): Obnoxiously star-struck by Tito.

 

Other Information:

Audition scenes will be taken from the script. Scripts may be checked out from theBay City Players office for a $20 refundable deposit.
Men interested in the roles of Tito and Max: Please be prepared to sing 16-32 bars of The Star Spangled Banner, acapella, though singing ability is not a pre-requisite to be cast.
Men and Women interested in the roles of Tito and Maria: Be prepared to try out an Italian accent. Short sides of Tito and Maria will be provided for you.

To save time, please complete the online audition form before auditions.

Please contact the office Monday through Friday from 9 am to 1 pm at (989) 893-5555 for more information.

Audition Dates and Times:

  • February 4th and 5th
  • 7 pm

Callbacks:

  • February 6th
  • 7 pm

Audition Location:

Bay City Players

Performance Dates:

May 2-5, May 9-12, 2019

Director is looking to cast these roles:

  • 5 – 7 Women 18 & up
  • 18 – 20 Men 18 & up
  • Don Quixote/ Cervantes/Alonso Quijana:Man of La Mancha
  • Sancho :his manservant
  • Captain of the Inquisition
  • Governor/ Innkeeper
  • The Duke/ Carrasco
  • 7 Muleteers : leader Pedro
  • Quito
  • Tenorio
  • Paco
  • Anselmo
  • Jose
  • Juan
  • Padre
  • Barber
  • Guards/Prisoners /Horses
  • Aldonza/Dulcinea :kitchen maid
  • Antonia : niece to Quixote, engaged to Carrasco
  • Housekeeper
  • Fermina : servant
  • Maria : Innkeepers wife
  • Gypsy dancer

Additional Notes:

Other Information:

Please contact the office Monday through Friday from 9 am to 1 pm at (989) 893-5555 for more information.