Mainstage Too! Auditions

Created by Melinda Gilb, Steve Gunderson and Bryan Scott

Directed by Rusty Ferracane
Musically Directed by Kathleen Berger
Choreographed by No?l Irick

SudsAudition Dates: March 22nd at 6pm
& March 23rd at 7pm
Possible callbacks following the March 23rd audition.
Production dates: May 8th – 24th, 2020

Audition Dates:
Sun., March 22nd at 6:00pm &
Mon., March 23rd at 7:00pm
Callbacks if required, follow Monday audition
Production dates: May. 8?24, 2020 (with possible extension to May 31)




Set in a laundromat in the 1960s, Suds is a delightful story of a young teenage girl and four guardian angels who come to teach her about finding true love. The show is loaded with good clean fun, bubbling energy and over 50 well-known songs that topped the charts of the 60s.

Auditioners should prepare:
– 16-32 bars of a song that best shows off their voice and range. An accompanist is provided. No recorded accompaniment, please. Please dress to dance.

Auditioners should bring:
– Completed audition form (download here)
– Headshot and resume if available
– List of possible rehearsal conflicts


CINDY (Age 18-25)? Vocal Range: Low f, belt to B-flat, easy mix to D. Strong alto and a sweet sounding mix. Character Description: A sweet, personable possibly gawky girl. Impressionable and by turn optimistic and depressed, she grows in confidence as the play concludes. Strong comedic timing and dance ability.

MARGE (Age open)? Vocal Range: Belt to C#, R&B to F, Nice Mix to C. Strong, controlled pop/rock belt. Tough R&B wail plus nice mix for back up. Character Description: A tough cookie. Larger than life, brassy red head with a sharp tongue and a heart of gold. Flashy dresser. Strong comedic timing and dance ability.

DEE DEE (Age open) Vocal Range: Low G to D, Belt or Strong Mix to E Flat. Strong pop alto with a strong belt. Plus nice mix for back up. Character Description: Perky and overly enthusiastic, eternal optimist. Fairly manic cross between Sandra Dee and ?That Girl?. Means well but is liable to wreak havoc at any given time. A big flip hair-do, very well put together (a well dressed Connie Francis). Strong comedic timing and dance ability.

MALE LEAD (Age open) Vocal Range: Bass backups, Sweetly up to a G, sings strong F in finale. Pop tenor with some falsetto and bass notes. Character Description: Plays all of the other characters including Johnny Angel, Mrs. Halo, Postman, Mr. Right, Washer Repairman, Milt Dudman. Performer needs to be strong character actor, able to adapt and change. Dance is necessary. Must be comfortable dressing as a woman

or call 480.837.9661 x3 (Tues.?Sat. 12pm-5pm). Groups discounts available.

?SUDS? is presented by arrangement with Brent Peek Productions.

This project is supported in part by the Arizona Commission on the Arts which receives support from the State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts.