“Big” Musical Audition Information

Posted on 05/02/2018

Cottonwood Heights Arts Council invites you to come audition for the upcoming summer musical. Come prepared to sing 16 bars of music in a similar musical style. An accompanist will be provided at auditions May 8 and 10, from 6 to 10 p.m., at City Hall.

“Big the Musical” is an adaptation of the 1998 hit film starring Tom Hanks. It involves Josh Baskin, a 12-year-old boy, who grows up overnight, after being granted a wish by Zoltar at a carnival. With the aid of his best friend, Billy, he must cope with his new adulthood while finding the carnival machine so he can wish himself back to age 12.

The following roles are being cast:

 

Josh Baskin    age 25-35 (Tenor, 2nd tenor)

Susan  age 25-35 (Soprano)

Billy     age 12-15 (Tenor)

Cynthia Benson         age 12-15 (2nd soprano)

Mrs. Bakin      age 30-40   (Alto)

Mr. Baskin      age 30-40 (Baritone)

Young Josh Baskin    age 12-15 (Tenor)

MacMillian     age 50-60  (Baritone)

Paul    age 30-45 (Baritone)

A variety of ensemble parts will also be cast.