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Casting Notice - Musical, Puppetry, Youth, Latino/a, New Show

Casa 0101 Theater casting a new family-friendly musical with puppets

By Edward Padilla
Published on LatinoLA: October 7, 2013


Casting Notice - Musical, Puppetry, Youth, Latino/a, New Show


Santa and the Snowflake - a new musical theater production

AEA 99-Seat Plan
Casting Director: Edward Padilla
Interview Date(s): October 12-17, 2013 by appointment only
Callback Date(s): October 19, 2013 by appointment only
Start Date: October 21, 2013

Location: Casa 0101 Theater, 2102 E. First Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Pay Rate: AEA-99 seat plan (actorsequity.org)

Producers: Mary Mendoza, Victor Vallejo, Emmanuel Deleage, Edward Padilla, Ramon V. Parra
Director: Claudia Duran
Writer: Ramon V. Parra
Stage Manager: Adriana Colon
Rehearsals: Evenings & Afternoons Oct 21 - Dec 4, 2013
Shows: Dec 6-Dec 22, 2013 (Fri/Sat 8pm, Sun 5pm)

SUBMISSION INSTRUCTION SUBMIT BY 9PM, OCTOBER 10, 2013 via email to Casting@casa0101.org

Special Notes
This Family-friendly musical play will be performed at Little Casa, the original venue for Casa 0101 Theater, which was founded by Josefina Lopez (writer of Real Woman Have Curves).

Character Descriptions and Notes (plus Storyline if applicable)
Santa and the Snowflake is a new family-friendly musical with puppets that tells the story of a young boy who must help save Christmas by rescuing Santa from an evil snowflake.

RICKEY: Latino, male, 8-12 (to play 9), lots of energy, brave, determined, and reluctant dreamer. Singing experience. Dance experience a plus.

ERMA: Latina, female, 25-40 (to play 29), A modest, diligent, and concerned mother. Singing Experience, Dance Experience, to be double-cast as the Crystal Blue Snowflake.

CRYSTAL BLUE SNOWFLAKE: Ethnicity Open, female, 25-40, A wicked, boastful, regal, and magnetic snowflake. Singing Experience, Dance Experience, to be double-cast as Erma.

RICARDO: Latino, male, 28-45 (to play 36) A hardworking, driven, and ambitious father. Singing Experience, Dance Experience, to be double-cast as the Sagger Blue Owl.

SAGGER BLUE OWL: Latino, male, 28-45, A wise and mysterious sage owl. Able to perform with puppet, Singing Experience, Dance Experience, to be double-cast as Ricardo.

INDIAN RED FAIRY: Latina/Native American, female, 18-35, A messenger with a soft and gentle voice. Singing Experience and Dance Experience a plus, be able to perform with a puppet, to be double-cast as Snowdrift One.

GREEN CHRISTMAS CAT: Gender & Ethnicity open, 18-40, A thoughtful, protective, and clever cat. Singing Experience and Dance Experience a plus, able to perform with a puppet.

ELF JERRY: Gender & Ethnicity open, 18-30, An elf with a skeptical nature. A bit trigger happy. Singing Experience and Dance Experience a plus.

ELF MOE: Gender & Ethnicity open, 18-30, An elf with an inquisitive practical nature. Singing Experience and Dance Experience a plus.

SNOWDRIFT ONE: Latina, female/Native American, 18-35, A couplet who speaks and moves in unison. Singing Experience and Dance Experience a plus, be able to perform with a puppet, to be double-cast as Indian Red Fairy.

SNOWDRIFT TWO: Gender & Ethnicity Open, 18-35, A couplet who speaks and moves in unison. Singing Experience and Dance Experience a plus.

MRS. CLAUS: Latino or Caucasian preferred, but open to all ethnicities considered, female, 40-65, A sweet and caring lady who wants her husband back. Singing Experience, Dance Experience.

SANTA: Latino or Caucasian preferred, but open to all ethnicities, male, 40-65, A Claus who doesn't know who he is; Singing Experience, Dance Experience.

About Edward Padilla:
Edward Padilla, is Casting Director for Casa 0101 Theater as well as an actor, director, producer, and nice guy
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