Auditions for the musical The Producers will be held at the Mattituck American Legion on Saturday, February 29, at 1 p.m. and Sunday, March 1, at 6 p.m., with callbacks on Wednesday, March 4, at 6 p.m. The American Legion is located at the corner of Wickham Ave and Pike Street.
The Producers, Mel Brooks’ laugh-out-loud spectacle concerning a scheming producer and his mousy accountant’s aim to produce the biggest flop on Broadway, will be presented May 14-31.
Max Bialystock- The consummate con man. Naturally animated and bombastic, he is never at a loss for charm and manners.
Age: 40 to 55
Vocal range top: F#4
Vocal range bottom: A2Leo Bloom- An accountant. Boring and mousy, he is a hesitant optimist who longs for something more.
Age: 35 to 45
Vocal range top: F4
Vocal range bottom: A2
Franz Liebkind- German loyalist playwright. From his lederhosen to his pigeon, Adolph, his love for the Fatherland is unmistakable. He is imposing yet tender.
Age: 35 to 55
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: F2
Roger Debris- New York’s most famous and flamboyant stage director. Surrounds himself with deliciously beautiful clothing, people, and possessions. In a crowd, it would be impossible to miss him.
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: G#2
Carmen Ghia- Roger Debris’ faithful assistant. Carmen is severe in looks and passion for Roger. He may appear younger than he actually is thanks to skilled surgeons.
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: C3
Ulla Inga Hansen Benson Yonsen Tallen-hallen Svaden-svanson (whew!)- A young and hopeful actress. Though her beauty might eclipse her talent, Ulla is passionate about life and art. Quite a clueless seductress in some ways.
Age: 20 to 30
Vocal range top: G5
Vocal range bottom: A3
“Hold Me/Touch Me”- A “little old lady” who enthusiastically romps around with Max, whose shows she financially supports.
StormTrooper- Soldier whose solo leads the main production number: “Springtime for Hitler”
Usherettes (2)- Two of the featured dancers who welcome everyone to both “Opening Nights”