THE MUSIC MAN –
Auditions March 21 @ 10:00 am
Directed by Dr. Michael O’Hara
Charlie Cowell (Male, 25-45) A traveling salesmen who is on to Harold Hill’s schemes. Tirelessy attempts to prove to everyone the true con man behind Harold Hill.
Harold Hill (Male, 25-40) Our story’s unsuspecting protagonist. A con man, traveling under the auspices of a salesman, he eventually falls in love with Marian Paroo. Charismatic and charming.
Mayor Shinn (Male, 50-60) A blustery politician who is all too “self-important.” Begrudgingly married to Eulalie, he is skeptical of the town rumor mill.
Ewart Dunlop A member of the quartet formed by Harold Hill with a tenor voice. Ewart is married to Maude Dunlop.
Oliver Hix A baritone in the quartet formed by Hill. Oliver is married to Alma Hix.
Jacey Squires The highest tenor in the quartet. Married to Mrs. Squires.
Olin Britt A citizen of River City and the bass of the quartet formed by Harold Hill.
Marcellus Washburn (Male 30-40) Harold’s chummy old friend and former con man, he now lives in River City and is trying to settle down.
Tommy Djilas (Male, 15-20) An attractive, young man from the wrong side of town. He is secretly courting Zaneeta.
Marian Paroo (Female 25-35) The stuff town librarian and music teacher. She is an attractive young lady who eventually falls for Harold Hill. Stuck up. Curious.
Mrs. Paroo (Female, 45-65) Cheerful and always plotting. An Irish widow and mother to Marian and Winthrop.
Amaryllis (Female 8-13) A slightly bratty piano student of Marion Paroo.
Winthrop Paroo (Male 7-12) Marian’s baby brother, he is very shy because of a noticeable lisp. Embraces Harold Hill and the marching band.
Eulalie Mackecknie Shinn (Female 50-60) Mayor Shinn’s peacock wife. A serial gossiper and snob, she has trouble keeping her opinions to herself.
Zaneeta Shinn (Female, 14-18) The Mayor’s fresh-faced daughter who is in love with Tommy. Sweet and outgoing. Appears to be daffy at times.
Alma Hix A “Pick-a-Little Lady” married to Oliver Hix.
Maud Dunlop A “Pick-a-Little Lady” married to Ewart Dunlop.
Ethel Toffelmier A comical “Pick-a-Little Lady,” and Marcellus Washburn’s girlfriend.
Mrs. Squires A “Pick-a-Little Lady” married to Jacey Squires.
Constable Locke, Newspaper Readers, River City Townspeople, Traveling Salesmen