Singer/Musicians and Musical Theatre Talent

Singer/Musicians and Musical Theatre Talent

CATEGORY: Musician

Million Dollar Quartet - Norwegian Cruise Lines Holdings
Henderson, NV 89074
US

Job Details

DESCRIPTION

New York

SINGER/MUSICIANS & MUSICAL THEATRE TALENT 

December 10th, 2021 

Call Backs will be on December 11th, 2021  

*By appointment only

Ripley-Grier Studio

520 8th Ave. 16th Floor

New York, NY 10018 

Norwegian Creative Studios and 4C Productions is currently accepting appointment requests for the upcoming Los Angeles audition. For appointment considerations, please submit yourself, or have your agent submit you via Breakdown Services/Actors Access.


If unrepresented, you may also submit your headshot, resume, and reel to mdqnorwegian@gmail.com Subject line must read: MDQ Appointment – (INSERT NAME)/(Insert Role) 

Norwegian Getaway

Million Dollar Quartet. Select cast members may have roles or covers in Burn the Floor and/or Wine Lovers, the Musical for an additional incentive. DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE:

Fly to Tampa for Rehearsals: As early as February 20, 2022 

Board the Norwegian Getaway: March 20,2022 

Potential End of Contract: September 30, 2022 

Itinerary: Caribbean and Baltic 

Starting Supporting Role Performance Salary: $1,100/weekly 

Starting Principal Role Performance Salary: $1,500/weekly SEEKING ELVIS – PRINCIPAL - 20s male 

Actor/singer/guitar player to portray Elvis in his 20s at the beginning of his career. Must be familiar with his music and be able to play basic guitar; should sound and look somewhat like Elvis without being an “impersonator”. Songs include “Memories Are Made Of This”, “That’s All Right”, “Long Tall Sally”, “Peace In The Valley”, “Party”, “Hound Dog”. Please accompany yourself on guitar to THAT’S ALRIGHT MAMA and PEACE IN THE VALLEY, as well as any other Elvis song of your choosing. Please bring your own acoustic guitar! [PRINCIPAL]  JERRY LEE LEWIS – PRINCIPAL - 20s male

Actor/singer/pianist; he was rock & roll’s legendary piano prodigy and celebrated “Last Man Standing.” Must be a superb piano player, able to play like Jerry Lee Lewis; fun, energetic; comic skills a plus. Songs include “Real Wild Child”, “Great Balls Of Fire”, “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On”. Please accompany yourself on piano to GREAT BALLS OF FIRE and WHOLE LOTTA SHAKIN, as well as another song of your choosing. A piano will be provided. [PRINCIPAL] CARL PERKINS – PRINCIPAL. -mid 20s male

Actor/singer/guitar player (lead guitar); he was the American pioneer of rockabilly music and best known for his song “Blue Suede Shoes”; Must be an excellent lead guitarist. Songs include “Matchbox”, “Who Do You Love?”, “My Babe”, “See You Later, Alligator”. Please accompany yourself on guitar to BLUE SUEDE SHOES and MATCHBOX, as well as a rockabilly tune of your choosing. Please bring your own electric guitar (an amp will be provided)! [PRINCIPAL] JOHNNY CASH– mid 20s male

Actor/singer/guitar player to portray Johnny Cash at the dawn of his epic career. Must be familiar with his music and be able to play guitar; tall; should sound and look somewhat like Johnny without being an “impersonator”. Songs include “Folsom Prison Blues”, “Sixteen Tons”, “I Walk The Line”, “Riders In The Sky”. Please accompany yourself on guitar to FOLSOM PRISON BLUES (the show’s version of 16 TONS) and any other Cash song of your choosing. Please bring your own acoustic guitar! [PRINCIPAL] SAM PHILLIPS– mid 30s male

Father of Rock’n’Roll and founder of Sun Records who discovered Elvis, Johnny, Jerry, Carl, and many others including Roy Orbison and B.B. King. A charismatic figure in American music. Must have a strong stage presence and ability to command an audience. Sam Phillips also covers or plays CHARLES THOMPSON in Wine Lovers the Musical, a Wine Expert/Teacher who conducts his wine class in order to initiate people into the pleasures of the sensual world. Charles uses wine tasting as the vehicle to expose the innate connections between people, sensations, and experiences at large, while also using the history and tradition of wine to challenge elitist notions about its enjoyment. [SUPPORTING] DYANNE – PRINCIPAL - mid 20s female

She was an aspiring singer and Elvis’s girlfriend. Attractive, great singer with a wide range. Sings solos and back-ups through the show – sings “Fever” in her alto range and covers the high soprano part (3 “Gs” above middle “C”) of “Riders In The Sky” (Johnny Cash song). Also sings “I Hear You Knockin.” Dyanne also covers or portrays KATHERINE REESE in Wine Lovers the Musical, a business woman in finance; attending wine class to improve her knowledge of wine in order to appear more sophisticated - impressing clients and intimidating competition. Katherine displays a professional image and a brusque manner; she is not afraid to display her biting wit. May cover or perform as the FEMALE VOCALIST in Burn the Floor. [SUPPORTING] MALE ONBOARD SWING 1 - 20s male

Actor/singer/pianist. Covers Jerry Lee Lewis. Portrays BRIAN SCOTT in Wine Lovers the Musical,. A Graphic Designer attending wine class to indulge his sensual desire for the mystique of wine and the allure of a romantic connection. Brian's youthful energy and thoughtful nature show in his personal and artistic expressions. May cover or perform as the MALE VOCALIST in Burn the Floor. [SUPPORTING] MALE ONBOARD SWING 2 - mid 20s male

Actor/singer/guitar. Covers multiple icons in Million Dollar Quartet and may cover SAM PHILLIPS and cover or play CHARLES THOMPSON in Wine Lovers The Musical. [SUPPORTING] FEMALE ONBOARD SWING - mid 20s female

Covers DYANNE in Million Dollar Quartet. May cover or perform as the FEMALE VOCALIST in Burn the Floor. May cover or perform as the Katherine in Wine Lovers The Musical. [SUPPORTING]

Must be 18 years or older to apply. 

DURATION

February 20, 2022 - September 30, 2022

SALARY

Starting supporting roles $1,100/weekly and starting Principal roles $1500/weekly

HOW TO APPLY

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Audition Information

WHEN

December 10, 2021 at 10:00AM -

Where

520 8th AVE. 16TH FLOOR NYC, NY 10018

WHAT TO PREPARE



  For sides and additional music all talent please reach out to: mdqnorwegian@gmail.com

All females please prepare 16 bars of your choice, preferably rock. As well as "Fever" and "I Hear You Knockin"

ELVIS – PRINCIPAL - 20s male 

Actor/singer/guitar player to portray Elvis in his 20s at the beginning of his career. Must be familiar with his music and be able to play basic guitar; should sound and look somewhat like Elvis without being an “impersonator”. Songs include “Memories Are Made Of This”, “That’s All Right”, “Long Tall Sally”, “Peace In The Valley”, “Party”, “Hound Dog”. Please accompany yourself on guitar to THAT’S ALRIGHT MAMA and PEACE IN THE VALLEY, as well as any other Elvis song of your choosing. Please bring your own acoustic guitar! [PRINCIPAL]  JERRY LEE LEWIS – PRINCIPAL - 20s male

Actor/singer/pianist; he was rock & roll’s legendary piano prodigy and celebrated “Last Man Standing.” Must be a superb piano player, able to play like Jerry Lee Lewis; fun, energetic; comic skills a plus. Songs include “Real Wild Child”, “Great Balls Of Fire”, “Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On”. Please accompany yourself on piano to GREAT BALLS OF FIRE and WHOLE LOTTA SHAKIN, as well as another song of your choosing. A piano will be provided. [PRINCIPAL] CARL PERKINS – PRINCIPAL. -mid 20s male

Actor/singer/guitar player (lead guitar); he was the American pioneer of rockabilly music and best known for his song “Blue Suede Shoes”; Must be an excellent lead guitarist. Songs include “Matchbox”, “Who Do You Love?”, “My Babe”, “See You Later, Alligator”. Please accompany yourself on guitar to BLUE SUEDE SHOES and MATCHBOX, as well as a rockabilly tune of your choosing. Please bring your own electric guitar (an amp will be provided)! [PRINCIPAL] JOHNNY CASH– mid 20s male

Actor/singer/guitar player to portray Johnny Cash at the dawn of his epic career. Must be familiar with his music and be able to play guitar; tall; should sound and look somewhat like Johnny without being an “impersonator”. Songs include “Folsom Prison Blues”, “Sixteen Tons”, “I Walk The Line”, “Riders In The Sky”. Please accompany yourself on guitar to FOLSOM PRISON BLUES (the show’s version of 16 TONS) and any other Cash song of your choosing. Please bring your own acoustic guitar! [PRINCIPAL] SAM PHILLIPS– mid 30s male

Father of Rock’n’Roll and founder of Sun Records who discovered Elvis, Johnny, Jerry, Carl, and many others including Roy Orbison and B.B. King. A charismatic figure in American music. Must have a strong stage presence and ability to command an audience. Sam Phillips also covers or plays CHARLES THOMPSON in Wine Lovers the Musical, a Wine Expert/Teacher who conducts his wine class in order to initiate people into the pleasures of the sensual world. Charles uses wine tasting as the vehicle to expose the innate connections between people, sensations, and experiences at large, while also using the history and tradition of wine to challenge elitist notions about its enjoyment. [SUPPORTING] DYANNE – PRINCIPAL - mid 20s female

She was an aspiring singer and Elvis’s girlfriend. Attractive, great singer with a wide range. Sings solos and back-ups through the show – sings “Fever” in her alto range and covers the high soprano part (3 “Gs” above middle “C”) of “Riders In The Sky” (Johnny Cash song). Also sings “I Hear You Knockin.” Dyanne also covers or portrays KATHERINE REESE in Wine Lovers the Musical, a business woman in finance; attending wine class to improve her knowledge of wine in order to appear more sophisticated - impressing clients and intimidating competition. Katherine displays a professional image and a brusque manner; she is not afraid to display her biting wit. May cover or perform as the FEMALE VOCALIST in Burn the Floor. [SUPPORTING] MALE ONBOARD SWING 1 - 20s male

Actor/singer/pianist. Covers Jerry Lee Lewis. Portrays BRIAN SCOTT in Wine Lovers the Musical,. A Graphic Designer attending wine class to indulge his sensual desire for the mystique of wine and the allure of a romantic connection. Brian's youthful energy and thoughtful nature show in his personal and artistic expressions. May cover or perform as the MALE VOCALIST in Burn the Floor. [SUPPORTING] MALE ONBOARD SWING 2 - mid 20s male

Actor/singer/guitar. Covers multiple icons in Million Dollar Quartet and may cover SAM PHILLIPS and cover or play CHARLES THOMPSON in Wine Lovers The Musical. [SUPPORTING] FEMALE ONBOARD SWING - mid 20s female

Covers DYANNE in Million Dollar Quartet. May cover or perform as the FEMALE VOCALIST in Burn the Floor. May cover or perform as the Katherine in Wine Lovers The Musical. [SUPPORTING]

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Please reach out to mdqnorwegian@gmail.com with any questions.