AUDITIONS

Unless otherwise noted below, auditions are held at the Fair Lawn Recreation Center, 10-10 20th Street in Fair Lawn, NJ.

Auditions for Catch Me If You Can will be held:

Monday, July 31 – 6:30-9pm
Tuesday, August 1- 6:30-9pm

Preregistration is not required, but those who preregister will not have to wait to be seen.

Show dates are October 20, 21, 27, and 28 at 8 p.m. and October 22 and 29 at 2 p.m.

CATCH ME IF YOU CAN
Production Staff
Director: Scott Baird
Musical Director: Charles Santoro
Choreographer: Michael Scannelli
Producers: Linda Wielkotz & Cynthia Barry

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN
Frank Abagnale, Jr.
Our story’s conniving protagonist, he is a handsome and youthful con artist. Grew up learning to disappear into another skin to avoid his problems. He eventually falls in love with Brenda and desperately tries to change his ways.
Gender: Male
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: C5
Vocal range bottom: G2

Carl Hanratty
An FBI agent leading the investigation and search for Frank Jr. A knowledgeable and habitual workaholic who idolizes the moment he catches his perp. Lives a private life of loneliness and depression.
Gender: Male
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: G2

Frank Abagnale, Sr.
Frank Jr.’s father. He is an inspiration when it comes to swindling. Upbeat and fast-talking, he undergoes a series of progressive failures that leaves him a miserable drunk.
Gender: Male
Age: 45 to 65
Vocal range top: G#4
Vocal range bottom: F2

Paula Abagnale
Frank Jr.’s gorgeous mother. She met Frank Sr. in France, during the war, but has fallen out of love. Caring and loving, with an underlying resentment toward her husband and son.
Gender: Female
Age: 45 to 60
Vocal range top: C5
Vocal range bottom: A3

Brenda Strong
A young nurse and Frank Jr.’s eventual love interest. Hard-working and initially insecure, she meets Frank Jr. after running away from a wedding. Comes to trust him but his true identity clouds her feelings.
Gender: Female
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: A5
Vocal range bottom: G3

Carol Strong
Brenda’s traditional mother. She is talkative and boisterous.
Gender: Female
Age: 45 to 60
Vocal range top: A5
Vocal range bottom: Bb3

Roger Strong
Brenda’s conservative father. He is stern and interrogatory, but reveals himself to be deeply romantic.
Gender: Male
Age: 50 to 60
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: A2

Ensemble
Commuters; Assistants; Stewardesses (Mindy, Cindy, Lindy, Jane, Kellie, Shellie); Pilots; Agents; Targets; Party-Goers; Doctors; Nurses; Interns

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS
Auditions will be held on July 31st and August 1st from 6:00pm-9:00pm at the Fair Lawn Community Center (10-10 20th Street, Fair Lawn, NJ). Callbacks will take place on August 3rd from 6:00pm-9:00pm. Only those invited to callbacks as allowed to attend. Anyone interested in auditioning should arrive no later than 7:00pm. Come prepared to sing an up-tempo musical theatre song. Those auditioning should be prepared to dance as well. A headshot and resume are not required but welcomed. Be prepared to provide all potential conflicts for weekday evenings and weekend rehearsal beginning August 21st, 2017.

REHEARSAL SCHEDULE INFORMATION
Rehearsal will be held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays from 7pm-10pm and Sundays from 2pm-10pm with a dinner break from 5pm-6:30pm. An official rehearsal schedule will be created once all conflicts are obtained. Rehearsals will begin towards the end of August.