Lighthouse Productions| Toronto ON
Do you have a passion for Musical Theatre, and have been looking for a opportunity to use your talents . If so we would love the opportunity to meet you at our auditions. We are looking for local performers (singers, actors and dancers) needed for a 2016 production of The Light November 13, 2016. Please fill out the form for more information.
CASTING CALL – THE LIGHT
Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 11 a.m.
Project: THE LIGHT – Musical
Production Company: Lighthouse Productions
Casting Director: Ava Cummings
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Start Date: September 2016
Compensation: low pay plus expenses
Please go to www.lighthouse-productions.com and fill out Audition form
Production Description: The Light is a musical, depicting the Christmas story. Follow the journey of an ordinary girl, who encounters God in an extraordinary way. Experience what it was like to surrender to God’s plan and watch how this ultimate act of love, in the form of a baby, changed this world forever.
Actors needed: 20 (all speaking parts)
Mary: She is a young, naïve girl, who is given the huge responsibility of carrying Jesus. She struggles with whether she is good enough and wrestles with feelings of inadequacy. She is ostracized by her friends and in the beginning by her fiancé because of her outlandish claims (actor/singer)
Joseph: Joseph is a young man who always does the right thing. At times he is uncertain of himself but hides it appearing as though he has it all together. When he is comforted with the news that the woman he is about to marry is pregnant and she claims it’s a gift from God. He struggles between trusting her and succumbing to the attempts by other to discredit her. He is a person who prides himself on doing the right thing and grapples with whether he will stand by his wife to be (actor/singer)
Shawran: Shawran, the mother of Joseph is a consumed with how her family is viewed by society. She is a busybody who puts her nose in her sons business. She at first likes Mary and family but after overhearing Mary’s claims sees her as a threat to her family image and is determined to get rid of her (actor/singer)
Herod: King Herod is the villain of the story…He catches wind of the birth of baby Jesus and sees this as a threat to his reign. So decides to kill every baby to guarantee that the threat is stopped. He is arrogant, evil and deceptive. (actor/singer)