Casting

Casting

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

Character Breakdown

Guide
The tour guide through the life and music of Kurt Weill. He is helpful and informative but also speaks mysteriously and strangely wistful.
Gender: male
Age: 20 to 50
Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2
Soprano
Solo musical numbers include "March Ahead to the Fight," "Don't Be Afraid," "Don't Give Up the Ghost," "Childhood's Bright Endeavor," "I Wait for a Ship," "My Ship," and "That's Him."
Gender: female
Age: 20 to 50
Vocal range top: A5
Vocal range bottom: Bb3
Mezzo
Solo musical numbers include "Barbara Song," "Surabaya Journey," "Pirate Jenny," and "Saga of Jenny."
Gender: female
Age: 20 to 50
Vocal range top: Eb5
Vocal range bottom: F#3
Tenor
Solo musical numbers include "Useless Song," "Deep in Alaska," "Hymn to Peace," "Johnny's Song," "Lonely House," and "Train to Johanessberg."
Gender: male
Age: 20 to 50
Vocal range top: Bb4
Vocal range bottom: C3
Baritone
Solo musical numbers include "September Song," "Over in Europe," and "Lost in the Stars."
Gender: male
Age: 20 to 50
Vocal range top: G4
Vocal range bottom: Bb2