Auditions by City

Success Stories


Profile Pic

I GOT A ROLE IN A FILM ! I have only been an explore talent member for a little over 6 months ... Read More »


Profile Pic

Explore Talent, I wanted to thank you for your wonderful services. I really enjoy checking my ... Read More »


Profile Pic

3 indie short and 2 features ! Your site has resulted in 3 indie short castings and 2 features... Read More »


Profile Pic

Booked commercial for Dunkin Donuts I just would like to take the time out to thank Explore Ta... Read More »


Profile Pic

Thank you for my first job I am so excited to get my first job through you. I did my print job... Read More »

Become the Next Success Story »

"Disney's Newsies The Musical" Auditions - Open Call - Atchison, KS

Audition Details

Casting ID #
1597551
Submission Type
Open Call
Location
Atchison, KS - 66002
Union
Non-union
Rate/Pay
$0.00
Release Date
7-10-2019
Audition Date
7-17-2019
Expiration Date
7-15-2019
Casting Category
Theatre - Non-Equity
Market(s)
Kansas City, KS | Kansas City, MO

Audition Description

In this musical, homeless New York City newsboy Jack "Cowboy" Kelly befriends two newcomers to his trade, brothers David and Les Jacobs . When publisher Joseph Pulitzer sets new rules that make it harder for the young newspaper salesmen to make a buck, the boys go on strike. Bryan Denton, a journalist who's sympathetic to their plight, gives them some tips in public relations, as the newsboys' battle grips the city.

  • Role #1 - Crutchie

    A dedicated newsie with a bum leg that’s painful, but helps sell more papes. Though he walks with the assistance of a crutch, Crutchie doesn’t let it define him; when in a jam, Jack Kelly’s best friend relies on a goofy- sweet sense of humor and optimistic resilience. Crutchie is the heart of the resistance. Though his movement will suggest his bum leg, Crutchie should still be included in the dance numbers. Vocal range top: A4. Vocal range bottom: C3
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 17
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Les’s straight-laced, bright big brother starts selling newspapers to help his family earn a living, but becomes swept up in the fervor of the strike. A leader in his own right who is learning to use his voice to uplift others, Davey is the brains of the resistance. Vocal range top: A4. Vocal range bottom: D3
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 15 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Davey’s cheeky younger brother, is inspired by the freedom of the newsies and loves their independent lifestyle. A precocious and natural newsie, Les is an intuitive salesboy and a pint-sized charmer. He should present as younger than the other newsies. Vocal range top: Bb3. Vocal range bottom: Db3
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 10 - 15
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #4 - Albert

    Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #5 - Buttons

    Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #10 - Jo Jo

    Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #14 - Romeo

    Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #15 - Specs

    Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #16 - Splasher

    Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #17 - Tommy Boy

    Newsies. Some of the hard-working kids of New York City that go on strike for a livable wage.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 13 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #18 - Scabs

    Three newsies who are hesitant to join the strike.
    Seeking 3 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 10 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #19 - Spot Conlon

    The proud leader of the Brooklyn newsies, boasts an intimidating reputation and a short singing solo in “Brooklyn’s Here.”
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 17 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #20 - Katherine Plumber

    An ambitious young reporter, works hard to make a name for herself as a legitimate journalist in a time when women aren’t taken seriously. Quick, funny, and resourcesful, she boldy captures the voice of a new generation rising in her coverage of the newsies’ strike. While she generally has no time for cocky, streetwise young men, she makes an exception for Jack Kelly. Though she only has a brief dance solo in “King of New York,” Katherine should have a great contemporary pop voice with a high belt – diction is key. Vocal range top: F5. Vocal range bottom: A3
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 17 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #21 - Darcy

    The upper-class kid of a publisher who sides with the newsies. Can double as a newsie.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 15 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • The son of William Randolph Hearst who joins the newsies' cause. Can double as a newsie.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 15 - 25
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #23 - Wiesel

    Or “Weasel,” runs the distribution window for the World and knows most of the newsies by name. Assisted by the intimidating Delancey brothers, who keep order by any means necessary, Wiesel is Pulitzer’s disgruntled paper- pusher.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 35 - 50
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #24 - Oscar Delancey

    Oscar and Morris Delancey- Tough brothers who work at the distribution window for the World, take the side of the publishers in the strike and are known to use their fists to make a point.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 15 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #25 - Morris Delancey

    Oscar and Morris Delancey- Tough brothers who work at the distribution window for the World, take the side of the publishers in the strike and are known to use their fists to make a point.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 15 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #26 - Goons

    Assist the Delanceys in roughing up the newsies at the end of Act One.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 15 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #27 - Joseph Pulitzer

    A pompous businessman through and through, owns the World and is concerned solely with the bottom line. Katherine’s no-nonsense father, Pulitzer doesn’t sympathize with the strikers, but he does eventually – and grudgingly – respect Jack. Vocal range top: F4. Vocal range bottom: C3
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 35 - 50
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #28 - Seitz

    Editor, advises Pulitzer, but ultimately admires the kids’ newspaper.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #29 - Bunsen

    Pulitzer’s bookkeeper, comes up with the ideas to raise the newsies’ price per paper.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 35 - 50
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #30 - Hannah

    Pulitzer’s practical and insightful secretary.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 20 - 40
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #31 - Nunzio

    Pulitzer’s barber. Seeking talent to be cast for the role.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 30 - 50
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #32 - Guard

    The Guard removes the newsies from Pulitzer’s building.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 20 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #33 - Snyder

    The crooked and sinister warden of The Refuge, a filthy and horrible orphanage, is concerned only with catching enough kids to keep his government checks coming.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 45 - 65
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #34 - Medda Larkin

    Inspired by vaudeville performer Aida Overton Walker, this big-voiced saloon singer and star of the Bowery offers her theater as a safe haven for the newsies. An astute entertainer with great comic delivery, she’s a good friend to Jack and stands firmly behind the newsies in their fight for justice. Vocal range top: E5. Vocal range bottom: F3
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 25 - 45
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #35 - The Bowery Beauties

    Female performers at Medda’s Theater.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 30
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #36 - Stage Manager

    Introduces Medda's act.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 25 - 55
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • The three nuns offer breakfast to the hungry newsies. Feel free to cast additional nuns.
    Seeking 3 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 20 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #38 - Photographer

    Takes the triumphant photo of the newsies at the end of “Seize the Day.”
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male, Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 15 - 25
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #39 - Woman

    A newspaper customer.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 15 - 45
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #40 - Mr. Jacobi

    Allows the newsies to congregate in his restaurant to plan their strike – when he doesn’t have any paying customers, that is.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 35 - 55
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #41 - Policemen

    Assist Snyder and turn against the newsies in the fight that concludes Act One.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 20 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #42 - Mayor

    The Mayor of New York City rebuffs Pulitzer’s attempts to shut down the newsies’ strike.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 45 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #43 - Gov Teddy Roosevelt

    A well-respected lifelong public servant, inspires Jack to stand up to Pulitzer.
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 50 - 65
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #44 - Female Ensemble 1

    Nun / Hannah / Bowery Beauty / Katherine understudy
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #45 - Female Ensemble 2

    Nun / Woman / Bowery Beauty / Medda understudy
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #46 - Female Ensemble 3

    Nun / Medda Larkin
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Female
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #47 - Male Ensemble 1

    Wiesel / Stage Manager / Mr. Jacobi / Mayor / Pulitzer understudy
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #48 - Male Ensemble 2

    Seitz / Roosevelt understudy
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #49 - Male Ensemble 3

    Bunsen / Male Ensemble 1 understudy
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #50 - Male Ensemble 4

    Nunzio / Guard / Policeman / Roosevelt
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #51 - Male Ensemble 5

    Snyder / Pulitzer understudy
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 18 - 60
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019
  • Role #52 - Jack Kelly

    The charismatic leader of the Manhattan newsies, is an oprhaned dreamer and artist who yearns to get out of the crowded streets of New York and make a better life for himself out West. Fiercely protective of his best friend, Crutchie, and strongly loyal, Jack isn’t afraid to use his voice to attain better conditions for the working kids of New York City. Though living on the streets has given him a tough-guy exterior, Jack has a big heart and can demonstrate a sweet vulnerability – especially when it comes to bantering with a certain female reporter. Must have a great pop tenor voice and sense of physicality. Vocal range top: A4. Vocal range bottom: Bb2
    Seeking 1 talent(s) for this role
    Talent specs:
    Gender: Male
    Ethnicity: Any
    Age: 16 - 20
    Expiration Date: Jul 15, 2019

Warning! Do not send money to anyone. Avoid scams and fraud! Beware of getting advance check and sending money back through Western Union, Moneygram, wire transfer Read more. Report a scam.

Note: Explore Talent only provides Internet exposure, resources, and tools for you to match your talent with auditions and casting directors. All materials, information, casting information, products, and services included in or available through this site (the "content") are provided "as is" and "as available" for your use. The content is provided without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability. All talent under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian at all times

One of many success stories Click here for more

Got movie role in 5 days, I made $1,000. Thanks Let me tell you, in only five days I was picked up for a role in a movie called "Coming Attractions," shooting here in Orlando. It has many stars cast such as Angie Everheart (Supermodel/Bordello of Blood) Micheal Laslow (Beverly Hills Cop Movies) Pat Morita (Kirate Kid) and many more! I always knew that this site was different from all of the scam sites who don't even provide you with anything you need. Just some address to send off a headshot and resume to a Casting Director, or Production company when they end up throwing all of those out anyways. Explore Talent Allows you to book yourself. Thanks to everyone at Explore Talent, who helps me to have my submissions out right away!! April Florio

Become our next success story!
Advertisement
Click here to see
What we can do For You!

Connect with Facebook
Over 10,000 Monthly Auditions & Jobs

Get weekly Email
Auditions & Jobs


Buzz Rules


FAQ: Before Talent's can chat: 1. Verify your email address 2. Upload Primary image

Rules: 1. No cussing 2. No fighting 3. Do not post website 4. Do not post phone numbers

Disclaimer: Use of ET's Community Buzz chat rooms constitutes agreement with the following guidelines:

Adult Users: By clicking "I Agree," you are acknowledging acceptance of all Explore Talent.com community guidelines and are over the age of 18.

Youth: By clicking "I Agree," you certify you have consent from your parent or legal guardian to participate in the community.

Agree and LogIn

Contest Buzz


Buzz Rules


Disclaimer: Use of ET's Contest Buzz chat rooms constitutes agreement with the following guidelines:

Adult Users: By clicking "I Agree," you are acknowledging acceptance of all Explore Talent.com contest guidelines and are over the age of 18.

Youth: By clicking "I Agree," you certify you have consent from your parent or legal guardian to participate in the contest.

Agree and Login

Follow Us

Facebook icon 0

Advertisement