Davidson Community Players’ The Connie Company is seeking energetic and imaginative performers for its production of Cinderella. Actors, high school-aged through adult, are invited to audition; all roles will be cast age-appropriately.
The Storyteller - a narrator, can be male or female, any age, but with an engaging and pleasant speaking voice
Ella, (Cinderella) - the heroine, a young girl with big dreams; actress should convey Cinderella's conviction and inner beauty, age range 16-22
Baroness Hass - the step-mother, mature female, cold, cruel, and calculating
Flomeanee & Evileena - the evil stepsisters, spoiled rotten, entitled, age range 16-30, one or both may be cast with male actors, great comic timing and experience with physical comedy a plu
Prince - the classic hero, unhappy with his duty to find a bride until he meets Cinderella and then he searches far and wide, longing to find her, age range 16-24
Lord Edward - the Prince's first assistant, a mature male; a little harried having to keep things organized at the palace, in charge of the Pages
Page Rudolph & Page Rodney - can be male or female, any age, great comic timing and ability with physical comedy a plus
Fairy Godmother's "Magic" - 2 or more young actors or actresses will be cast to portray the fairy godmother's magic, dance or acrobatic experience a plus
Cinderella is part of the Connie Company’s Main Stage season and is done in collaboration with the Community School of Davidson. The production will be directed by Melissa Ohlman-Roberge, and is a one hour version based on the adaptation by Rupert Barber.