Upcoming Auditions



· Auditions will be held from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm on Saturday November 9th  

· Invited Callbacks will take place on Sunday November 10th starting at 6:00 pm

· Please carefully review the rehearsal calendar below and bring a DETAILED list of your conflicts for the rehearsal process to your audition. You will be asked to fill out a conflict calendar with as much precision as you can. Please include any holiday travel plans.

· If you are unable to make it to auditions or callbacks but are still interested in the project, PLEASE email director, Tyler Stouffer, at tylerjstouffer@gmail.comto discuss audition alternatives.

· The first rehearsal will be held Saturday November 23rd from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm with a one hour lunch break

· The Little Mermaid will run January 10, 2020 – February 9, 2020. Specific performance times are still in negotiation and will be posted at auditions.

· All auditions and callbacks will be held at The La Habra Depot Playhouse- 

311 S. Euclid St. La Habra, CA

· The Little Mermaid is a non-union volunteer production. There is no pay.

· The Little Mermaid is Produced by Mysterium Theater Producing Artistic Director Marla Ladd, Directed and Music Directed by Tyler Stouffer, Choreographed by Josh Alvarez, Stage Managed by Carly Jean Paul and Assistant Stage Managed by Katie Handley

· For your audition, please bring a headshot and resume and prepare 32 bars (1 minute) of a Disney song (or something in that same style). Please bring sheet music in the correct key. An accompanist will be provided. You may also perform to a karaoke track on your phone, but sheet music is always preferred.

· The role of King Triton has been cast. All other roles are open.

· Performers of all ages, genders, and ethnicities are encouraged to audition. Please do not “type” yourself out.

- Please sign up for an audition appointment by clicking here. We will also happily accept walk ins during the audition time.

-If you have any questions, please feel free to contact director Tyler Stouffer at tylerjstouffer@gmail.com

Character Breakdown

ARIEL-a mermaid, King Triton’s youngest daughter. Vocal range: mezzo Ab3-Gb5, belts to an E

ERIC- a human monarch. Vocal range: B2-G4

URSULA- the Sea Witch, sister of King Triton. Vocal Range: Eb3-C5, alto/belt

KING TRITON- (this role has been cast)

SEBASTIAN- a crab, advisor to King Triton. Vocal range: Bb2-C5. Seeking someone with wide vocal flare.

FLOUNDER- a fish, Ariel’s best friend. Vocal range: A2-G4. Looking for someone to realistically play 15.

SCUTTLE- a seagull, expert in human artifacts. Vocal range: C3-G4. Tap dancing skills huge plus.

FLOTSAM- an eel, lackey to Ursula.  Vocal range: B2-C5

JETSAM- an eel, the other lackey to Ursula.  Vocal range: B2-C5

CHEF LOUIS- the Palace chef, a culinary perfectionist. Vocal range: Bb2-A4. Must have high opera tones and ability to have a French accent. 

GRIMSBY- guardian of Prince Eric. Spoken Role

MERSISTERS- Aquata, Andrina, Arista, Atina, Adella, Allana. Daughters of King Triton. Double as the Princesses in “The Contest”

ENSEMBLE- to play various roles including, but not limited to, Pilot, Sailors, Sea Creatures, Windward, Leeward, Gulls, Maids, and Chefs. Seeking diverse talent.

Please sign up for an audition time here. We will also happily accept walk-ins during the audition time!