- CHARITY BENEFIT
The fabulous new musical A Christmas Story: the Musical gets new home as the musical based on the 1990 film “Ghost” finishes its haunt. Producers announced on Tuesday that “Ghost The Musical” will play its final performance at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on Aug. 18th. After playing 39 previews and 136 regular performances and losing close to 15 million. A national and world wide tour is set to launch in the fall of 2013.
On a brighter note, A Christmas Story: the Musical announces it’s to start previewing November 6 with a Broadway opening November 19th. Happy Holiday’s kids.
Click here to see our interview with Benj Pasek and Justin Paul the terrific composing team of the show.
Note to nine-year old boys, the casting team is still looking for it’s Ralph “Ralphie” Parker. The adorable Clarke Hallum has grown-up and now that role is available. Here is the criteria from Letitcast
Audition deadline:15 August 2012
You must match all the following requirements to audition. No exceptions.
|2||Playing age: 9 to 10 years old|
|3||Ethnic appearance: Caucasian / white|
|5||Location: United States|
|6||Height: maximum 4′ 11″|
|7||MUST have an unchanged voice.|
|8||MUST be an excellent singer and able to carry a show. Must be able to tap.|
|9||Local hire job: it is the actor’s responsibility to secure their own housing and transportation.|
Possibly a bit pudgy; a regular kid – cute but not handsome, winsome but not precious. He wouldn’t be lost in a crowd, but he wouldn’t stand out either. Bright, but not precocious; a kid you wouldn’t mind living next door to. Seeking a young kid who is comfortable on stage but real.
VOICE: High belter, low F# to high D.
Download the audio material & lyrics to audition for Ralphie.