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Audition for Disney's Newsies-Philadelphia, PA - Casting ID # 1574278
Project Type Live Event Submission Type Open Call
Location Philadelphia, PA Union Non-union
Rate/Pay n/a Release Date 06-21-18
Audition Date 08-18-18 Submission deadline 08-17-18
Casting Category Theatre - Non-Equity
In the early hours of the morning in 1899 New York City, newspaper delivery boy Jack Kelly tells his disabled friend, Crutchie, of his dream to one day leave New York for Santa Fe ("Santa Fe" (Prologue)). Jack lives with his fellow "newsies," many of whom are orphaned and homeless. As the sun rises, the newsies awaken and prepare for another day on the job ("Carrying the Banner"). While buying their supply of papers to sell, Jack meets Davey and his little brother, Les. Unlike the rest of the newsies, Davey and Les have a home and a family. They started work as newsies because their father suffered an accident at work resulting in the termination of his employment. at work resulting in the termination of his

Role # 1 Jack Kelly
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Vocal Range: Bb2-A4. The charismatic leader of the Manhattan newsies, is an orphaned dreamer and artist who yearns to get out of the crowded streets of New York and make a better life for himself out West.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 2 Crutchie
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Vocal Range: C3-A4. A dedicated newsie with a bum leg that’s painful, but helps sell more papes.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 13 to 17
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 3 Davey
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Vocal Range: D3-A4. Les’s straight-laced, bright big brother starts selling newspapers to help his family earn a living, but becomes swept up in the fervor of the strike. A leader in his own right who is learning to use his voice to uplift others, Davey is the brains of the resistance.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 4 Les
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Vocal Range: Db3-Bb3. Davey’s cheeky younger brother, is inspired by the freedom of the newsies and loves their independent lifestyle. A precocious and natural newsie, Les is an intuitive salesboy and a pint-sized charmer. He should present as younger than the other newsies.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 15
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 5 Spot Conlon/ Scab 1
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The proud leader of the Brooklyn newsies, boasts an intimidating reputation and a short singing solo in “Brooklyn’s Here.”


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Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 6 Katherine Plumber
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Vocal Range: A3-F5. An ambitious young reporter, works hard to make a name for herself as a legitimate journalist in a time when women aren’t taken seriously.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 7 Joseph Pulitzer
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Vocal Range: C3-F4.A pompous businessman through and through, owns the World and is concerned solely with the bottom line. Katherine’s no-nonsense father, Pulitzer doesn’t sympathize with the strikers, but he does eventually – and grudgingly – respect Jack.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 8 Oscar
Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role

Tough brothers who work at the distribution window for the World, take the side of the publishers in the strike and are known to use their fists to make a point.


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Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 9 Morris Delancey
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Tough brothers who work at the distribution window for the World, take the side of the publishers in the strike and are known to use their fists to make a point.


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Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 10 Wiesel
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Wiesel: Or “Weasel,” runs the distribution window for the World and knows most of the newsies by name. Assisted by the intimidating Delancey brothers, who keep order by any means necessary, Wiesel is Pulitzer’s disgruntled paper- pusher.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 11 Seitz/ Goon
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Editor, advises Pulitzer, but ultimately admires the kids’ newspaper.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 12 Bunsen/ Goon
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Pulitzer’s bookkeeper, comes up with the ideas to raise the newsies’ price per paper.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from 18 to 35
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 13 Nunzio
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Seeking for an aspiring and versatile talent who can portray this role.


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Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 50
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 14 Snyder
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The crooked and sinister warden of The Refuge, a filthy and horrible orphanage, is concerned only with catching enough kids to keep his government checks coming.


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Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 65
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 15 Hannah
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Pulitzer’s practical and insightful secretary.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 40
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 16 Medda Larkin
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Vocal Range: F3-E5. Inspired by vaudeville performer Aida Overton Walker, this big-voiced saloon singer and star of the Bowery offers her theater as a safe haven for the newsies. An entertainer with great comic delivery, she’s a friend to Jack and stands firmly behind the newsies in their fight for justice.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 45
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 17 Nun/ Woman/ Bowery
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Seeking for an aspiring and versatile talent who can portray this role.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 45
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 18 Darcy/ Policeman
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The upper-class kid of a publisher who sides with the newsies.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 25
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 19 Bill/ Policeman
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The son of William Randolph Hearst who joins the newsies\' cause. Can double as a newsie.


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Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 25
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 20 Albert
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 21 Buttons
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


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Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 22 Elmer
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 23 Finch
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 24 Henry
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 25 Ike
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 26 Jo Jo
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 27 Mike
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 28 Mush
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 29 Race
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 30 Romeo
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 31 Specs
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Female
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 32 Splasher
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -

Role # 33 Tommy Boy
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One of the ensemble. Newsies and Scabs.


Searchable talent specs :

Gender: Male
Age: from Any to 20
Ethnicity: Any -