Casting

Casting

Cast Size: Small (Up to 10 performers)
Cast Type: Ensemble Cast
Dance Requirements: None

Character Breakdown

Steve
A boy who looks up to his older brother, and wishes he would like him more. Imaginative, playful, and curious.
Gender: male
Age: 12 to 15
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: C4
Ben
Steve's older brother. A bully filled with angst. Thinks himself to be very cool and claims to hate having a nerd for a brother, but secretly loves him. Spends most of his time engrossed in his skateboard and girlfriend.
Gender: male
Age: 18 to 21
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: C4
Velveteen Rabbit
A naïve, wide-eyed stuffed animal who desperately longs for attention from Steve and later becomes his best friend. Adventurous. Loyal. Loving.
Gender: female
Age: 20 to 60
Vocal range top: F5
Vocal range bottom: E3
Rocking Horse
An older toy, she was once Ben's favorite but has now been replaced by other, newer toys. Wise and patient. A little sad.
Gender: female
Age: 20 to 60
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: B3
Boat
The shiny new toy. Proud and cocky about that fact that she is Steve's latest and greatest toy.
Gender: female
Age: 20 to 60
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: A3
Wild Rabbit
A real rabbit who makes fun of the Velveteen Rabbit for not being real. Possesses all of the abilities a real rabbit has.
Gender: female
Age: 20 to 60
Vocal range top: E5
Vocal range bottom: B3