Auditions for upcoming summer 

production of Stephen Sondheim’s 

Sweeney Todd 

Saturday February 4th 1-4 pm

Saturday February 11th 1-4pm for call backs

Auditions are open to REGISTERED actors only. Please contact to  register for one of the above dates, and include your   headshot,  resume and home town.
Director:  Jeffrey Fiorello

Music Director: Stephen Fox
Choreographer: Samantha Hahn Simpson
Producer: William Corson

Auditions will be held at

140 South Finley Avenue

Basking Ridge, NJ 07920

Performances will be at SOPAC (South Orange)                                                     on July 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 2017
Seeking auditions for:
Sweeney Todd, Bass-Baritone or Baritone.  (40-55)
Top:                   Gb4
Bottom:               F2
A wrongfully imprisoned barber seeking to right the wrongs committed  against him.  He is Johanna’s father, singularly focused on taking bloody  revenge.  Our story’s tormented protagonist. 
Mrs. Lovett, Contralto or Mezzo-soprano.  (35 – 50)
Top:                      E5
Bottom:               G3
An entrepreneurial and amoral meat pie shop owner.  She falls in love with Todd and  turns his desire for revenge into a profitable business venture. 
Anthony Hope, Bari-Tenor / Tenor.  (20-30)
Top:                       F4
Bottom:              Bb2
A na├»ve and youthful sailor returning to London.  He helps Todd return  to London and  unexpectedly falls in love with Johanna. 
Johanna, Soprano.  (18 – 28)
Top:     Bb3
A spritely girl, full of innocence, constantly yearning for freedom.     Todd’s long-lost daughter and Turpin’s ward. 
Tobias Ragg, Tenor.  (15 – 25)
Top:                     Ab4
Bottom:               Bb2
A poor youngster apprenticed to Pirelli.  He finds a surrogate family in Todd and Lovett.
Judge Turpin, Bass or Bass-Baritone.  (45 – 65)
Top:                    Gb4
Bottom:                E2
A lecherous public official who portrays himself as a sanctimonious authoritarian. He takes advantage of his position in the city and is     responsible for imprisoning Todd.
The Beadle, Tenor / Countertenor.  (35 – 55)
Top:                      D5
Bottom:               D3
A pompous public official. He is deeply loyal to the corrupt Turpin.
Beggar Woman, Mezzo-soprano (35 – 50)
Top:                      F5
Bottom:             Ab3
A deranged and schizophrenic woman who harbors a dark, surprising secret.
Adolfo Pirelli, Tenor (30 – 45)
Top:                      C5
Bottom:               B2
A flamboyant Italian rival barber; a charlatan with a secret past. 
Jonas Fogg, Male (35-60)
The owner of Fogg’s Asylum.  He sells the hair of madmen to wigmakers. 
Ensemble cast:  Men and Women (S / A / T / B) to play Townspeople;  Policemen;  Lunatics; etc.  Strong Singers and Actors Needed. Minimal Movement Required.